Management Console Navigation

The management console consists of the following elements:

Table 1. Management Console Elements

Section

Details

Banner

The management console banner contains:

  • Product logo and name: Click to go to the dashboard. For details, see Dashboard Overview.

  • Name of the user currently logged on: Click and select Change password to change the account password (see Changing Your Password) or select Log off to log out of the management console.

  • System time: Displays the current system time and time zone.

  • Appliance IP address: Displays the IP address of the Deep Discovery Email Inspector appliance.

  • Network traffic: Displays the incoming and outgoing network throughput.

Main Menu Bar

The main menu bar contains several menu items that allow you to configure product settings. For some menu items, such as Dashboard, clicking the item opens the corresponding screen. For other menu items, submenu items appear when you click or mouseover the menu item. Clicking a submenu item opens the corresponding screen.

Context-sensitive Help

Use Help to find more information about the screen that is currently displayed.