An Enterprise Monitoring Point (EMP) can be completely restarted or you can restart only its networking. In either case, your connection to the monitoring point will be disrupted during the restart.

Restart a monitoring point

Restarting a monitoring point does not affect its software or its configuration.

To restart a monitoring point:

Web admin

  1. Log in to Web Admin.
  2. Click Restart Appliance.
  3. Click OK.
    • Access is lost while the monitoring point restarts.

Web admin

  1. Log in to Web Admin.
  2. Click > Restart Monitoring Point.
  3. Click Confirm.
    • Access is lost while the monitoring point restarts.

Admin API

  1. Access the Admin API.
  2. Navigate to Appliance > PUT /appliance/.
  3. In the Parameters section, for the action parameter, select reboot.
  4. Click Submit.
    • The Response Code section should show “202”.
    • Access is lost while the monitoring point restarts.

Restart networking on a monitoring point

Restarting networking on a monitoring point does not affect its software or its configuration.

To restart networking on a monitoring point:

Web admin

  1. Log in to Web Admin.
  2. Navigate to Network Configuration.
  3. Click Restart Networking.
    • Access is lost while the networking system restarts.

Web admin

  1. Log in to Web Admin.
  2. Click > Restart Networking.
  3. Click Confirm.
    • Access is lost while the networking system restarts.

Admin API

  1. Access the Admin API.
  2. Navigate to Service > PUT /service/{service_name}.
  3. In the Parameters section:
    1. Set service_name to “networking”.
    2. Set action to “restart”.
  4. Click Submit.
    • The Response Code section should show “202”.
    • Access is lost while the networking system restarts.