Deploy a New Metric Family or Vendor Certification on the Production System

You have created a new metric family or vendor certification on your test environment. You want to deploy the new metric family or vendor certification to your production system. Do not experiment on the production system. Always develop metric families and vendor certifications on the test environment, and then deploy them to the production system.
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You have created a new metric family or vendor certification on your test environment. You want to deploy the new metric family or vendor certification to your production system. Do not experiment on the production system. Always develop metric families and vendor certifications on the test environment, and then deploy them to the production system.
  1. Export the metric family or vendor certification from the test environment type catalog.
    Export a Metric Family
    GET http://da_testhostname:8581/typecatalog/metricfamilies/mf_name 
    Export a Vendor Certification
    GET http://da_testhostname:8581/typecatalog/certifications/snmp/vc_name
  2. Import the XML file that contains the metric family or vendor certification to the production system.
    Import a Metric Family
    POST http://da_hostname:8581/typecatalog/metricfamilies
    Import a Vendor Certification
    POST http://da_hostname:8581/typecatalog/certifications/snmp