Create a Policy for ESET Management Agent connection interval

In this example, we are going to create a new policy for the ESET Management Agent connection interval. This value should be adjusted based on the size of your infrastructure by using policies after you install ESET Security Management Center and deploy ESET Management Agents and ESET endpoint products to client machines.

Create a New Static Group. Add a new policy by clicking Policies. Click Actions at the bottom and select New.

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Basic

Enter a Name for the new policy (for example, "Agent Connection Interval"). The Description field is optional.

Settings

Select ESET Management Agent from the Product drop-down menu.

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Click Change interval.

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In the Regular interval field, change the value to your preferred interval time (60 seconds is the default replication interval of the ESET Management Agent) and click Save.

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Assign

Specify the clients (individual computers/mobile devices or whole groups) that are the recipients of this policy.

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Click Assign to display all Static and Dynamic Groups and their members. Select your desired clients and click OK.

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Summary

Review the settings for this policy and click Finish. The policy gets applied on the targets after their next connection to ESMC Server (depending on the Agent connection interval).