specifies the IP address of the host of the PEM server. The Postgres Enterprise Manager Web Login
window (shown in Figure 4.1) opens:
Use the fields on the Postgres Enterprise Manager Login
window to authenticate yourself with the PEM server:
|Provide the name of a pem
database user in the Username
field. For the first user connecting, this will be the name provided when installing the PEM server.
Click the Login
button to connect to the PEM server.
server is bound to a PEM agent. The PEM agent will monitor the server to which it is bound, and perform tasks or report statistics for display on the PEM dashboards. A managed server has access to extended PEM functionality such as Package Management or Custom Alerting; when registering a server, you can also allow a managed server to be restarted by PEM as required.
server is not bound to a PEM agent; you can create database objects on an unmanaged server, but extended PEM functionality (such as Package Management or Custom Alerting) is not supported on an unmanaged server.
You must also ensure the pg_hba.conf
file of the server that you are registering allows connections from the host of the PEM web interface.
The PEM Getting Started Guide
contains information about registering and managing servers, agents, and users.
The PEM Enterprise Features Guide
contains information about using the tools and wizards that are part of the web interface.
The PEM Upgrade and Migration Guide
contains information about upgrading to PEM 7.3 from a previous version.