Documentation forSolarWinds Platformand Orion Platform

Specify the polling engine

This topic applies only to the following SolarWinds Platform products:

Hybrid Cloud Observability EssentialsHybrid Cloud Observability Advanced


The poller selection is important when you click the Download MST button, the MST file created includes the poller IP address and other information. When you deploy the agent on the managed node, the agent will be installed and configured to communicate with the correct poller.

  • If you selected Use Connection Details from Polling Engine, select a polling engine from the drop-down list.
  • If you selected Enter Connection Details Manually, enter the host name and IP address.