Edit and delete Migration Center Collector

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This page describes how to edit the details of your collectors and how to delete and uninstall Migration Center Collector after you complete your data collection.

View and edit the collector information

You can review detailed information about your Migration Center Collector installations and edit them in Google Cloud console.

To view your collectors, follow these steps:

  1. In the Google Cloud console, go to the Discover assets page.

    Go to Discover assets

  2. On the Discover page, click Data sources.

  3. Under Collectors, click on the collector's name for which you want to view and edit the details.

To edit the collector's information, on the details page for your collector, click Edit.

Temporarily stop data collection

You can temporarily stop collecting data with Migration Center Collector by pausing the collector.

To pause data collection, do the following:

  1. In the Google Cloud console, go to the Discover assets page.

    Go to Discover assets

  2. On the Discover page, click Data sources.

  3. Under Collectors, select the collectors you want to pause, then click Pause. Your collector stops collecting data from your infrastructure.

To resume data collection, select the collectors you want to resume, then click Resume.

Permanently stop data collection

After you complete your data collection, you can delete and uninstall Migration Center Collector. Deleting the collector from Migration Center stops any existing data collection on your infrastructure and interrupts any data transfer between Migration Center Collector and Migration Center.

To delete the collector, on the collector's details page, click Delete, then again Delete to confirm.

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