In the previous chapter, we reviewed each of Zenoss Core's canned reports, and even though we could customize some of them, we were still constrained as to what each report could contain. In this chapter, we're going to query the Zenoss Core data model to create custom reports. And we'll do it from the graphical interface provided by the Custom Device Report interface. Our topics include:
Custom Device Reports and how to use
zendmdto explore the data model
Scheduled report delivery with
Let's start with a simple custom device report.