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We need to detect the Last Discovered Time of a CI

We need to detect the Last Discovered Time of a CI

Please provide a Last Accessed By attribute (and associated functionality to populate/update the attribute). This would be associated with the Last Access Time, similar to how to Create Time and Last Modified Time are associated to the Created By and Updated By fields (respectively).

Today we only have the Last Access Time to work with but don't know what process keeps touching the CI (for example, a CI is never a candidate for deletion because some process keeps it active by "touching" it).

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Micro Focus Frequent Contributor
Micro Focus Frequent Contributor

What about the last accessed by feture?
Ivan has what he wanted but we still wonder some time why a CI does not age out and the "last accessed by" attribute would be THE solution.

Super Contributor.. IVAN_BOREK Super Contributor..
Super Contributor..

Hello DominikB,

yes...  we are glad that the 3 new attributes were added and serve for purposes I have described in previous posts (mainly related to UD).  But I agree with you that Last Accessed By would be useful as well - for aging purpose and its debugging. Have a nice day. I. 

Micro Focus Contributor
Micro Focus Contributor
Thanks for your feedback. The LastAccessBy attribute feature is in the product backlog. We'll prioritize it together with the other items for the coming PI.
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Doron Orbach is the Product Manager for the Configuration Management System (CMS) that consists of Universal Discovery (UD) and UCMDB. Leveraging CMS customers can discover and manage Hybrid Cloud environments, including on-prem resources and private & public clouds.
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