i4connected Knowledgebase 5.6

Application mappings management

Abstract

Check out this article and learn how to apply application mappings and which hierarchical entities allow such associations.

Application mappings defined in i4connected can be linked to one or more entities, as well as use it as a standalone elements, using a dedicated tile. The supported entities are:

  • Sites

  • Areas

  • Organizational Units

  • Devices

The Application mapping assignment can be processed from the detailed view panel of the entity, by clicking the Manage application toolbar button. The button opens the Manage Application Mappings panel where the user can select an application to connect it to that specific entity.

Sites Application Mappings

Users having the Manage Sites and Areas permission enabled can link Application mappings to Sites. Unlike the other entities, Sites can have a Site selector and a Default Application mapping.

Once a Default Application mappings is linked to a Site, the application visualization will be pinned to the Site's details panel. On the other hand, Site selector Application mappings will be displayed in the Site Selector panel and in the Site map panel.

Tip

For more details about management of Sites and how to link an Application mapping to a Site, please also visit the dedicated article here.

Areas Application Mappings

Areas can also be associated with Application mappings, by all users having at least the Manage Sites and Areas permission enabled. Application mappings linked to Areas are displayed in the Area's details panel for all users having at least the View Sites and Areas permission enabled.

Tip

For more details about management of Areas and how to link an Application mapping to an Area, please also visit the dedicated article here.

Organizational Units Application Mappings

Users having the Manage Organizatinal Units permission enabled can link Application mappings to an Organizational Unit. Application mappings linked to Organizational Units will be displayed in the details panel of that Organizational unit.

Tip

For more details about management of Organizational Units and how to link an Application mapping to an Organizational Unit, please also visit the dedicated article here.

Devices Application Mappings

Application mappings can be linked to devices by users having the Manage Devices permission enabled. Default Application mappings linked to a Device will be displayed in the Device details panel for all users having at least the View Devices permission enabled.

Tip

For more details about management of Devices and how to link an Application mapping to a Device, please also visit the dedicated article here.