How Do I . . .?: Set Up and Monitor Agents
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Setting up and using agents consists of the following general steps:
Create and Configure an Agent Policy
An agent policy defines exactly what an agent can or cannot do. With Security Controls Agent you can create as many different agent policies as is needed. This provides a great deal of flexibility, enabling you to assign different agent policies to different machines in your organization. A policy can be used to scan for missing patches, to determine software and hardware assets, and to perform power state tasks.
See Creating a New Agent Policy for complete information.