If you are experiencing WMI connection problems, you can use wbemtest, a WMI testing tool included with Windows, to test the connection independently of Octopus.
To detect the configuration of a computer, Octopus uses the Windows Management Instrumentation components (also called WMI) installed on the computer to be inspected. Different errors can happen during the inspection. The table below shows the most common errors and provides clues for correcting...
WMIUpdater (ESI.Octopus.WMIUpdaterApp.exe) allows the update of the configuration in Octopus (hardware and software) of computers in your network. You can synchronize on a particular CI or you can run the update from an automated Windows task.