Product Documentation

Disabling and Clearing Data Collection

Jul 29, 2013

Disabling data collection stops the NetScaler Insight Center from retrieving the data collected by a virtual server. Clearing data collection removes the NetScaler Insight Center configuration from a virtual server.

Note: These procedures are applicable to both Web Insight and HDX Insight.

To disable data collection on a virtual server

  1. On the Configuration tab, click Inventory.
  2. From the Inventory list, select the IP address of the appliance on which you want to disable data collection.
  3. In the Application List pane, from the View drop-down list, select the type of virtual server.
  4. Select a virtual server for which you want to disable data collection.
    Note: You can disable data collection on a virtual server only if the operational state of the virtual server is UP.
  5. From the Action list, select Disable Appflow.
  6. Click Yes when prompted for confirmation. The Enabled option on Insight column in the Application List is no longer displayed.

To clear data collection on a virtual server

To clear data collection, follow steps 1 through 4 in the above procedure and then select Clear AppFlow Configuration from the Action list.

The following commands are executed in the background when you clear Web Insight data collection:
  • unbind <vserver_type> vserver <vserver_name> -policyName <responder_policy_name>
  • unbind <vserver_type> vserver <vserver_name> -policyName __ESNS_PREBODY_POLICY
  • unbind <vserver_type> vserver <vserver_name> -policyName __ESNS_POSTBODY_POLICY
  • unbind <vserver_type> vserver <vserver_name> -policyName __ESNS_REWRITE_POLICY
  • unbind <vserver_type> vserver <vserver_name> -policyName __ESNS_REWRITE_POLICY_APPFLOW
  • remove responder policy <responder_policy_name>
  • unbind lb vserver <vservername> -policyName <af_policy_name>
  • remove appflow policy <af_policy_name>
The following commands are executed in the background when you clear HDX Insight data collection :
  • unbind vpn vserver <vservername> -policyName <af_policy_name>
  • remove appflow policy <af_ploicy_name>