Viewing RSS feeds on Security Desk maps in real time - GeoRSS 3.0

GeoRSS Plugin Guide 3.0

Applies to
GeoRSS 3.0
Last updated
2019-07-15
Content type
Guides
Guides > Plugin and extension guides
Language
English
Product
GeoRSS
Version
3.0

You can monitor events that are reported in RSS feeds from maps in Security Desk.

Before you begin

Add an RSS feed that contains geolocation information in Config Tool.

What you should know

  • Feeds are updated by the GeoRSS role at regular intervals, as defined by the Fetch interval setting. However, the fetch interval set by the plugin has no effect on the frequency at which the feed provider updates their channel. Changing the role's fetch interval is described in Adding and subscribing to RSS feeds in Security Center.
  • You might see duplicate messages if you have added the same RSS feed multiple times.

Procedure

  1. From the Security Desk home page, open the any task that contains a map; which include the Monitoring task, the Maps task.
  2. On the map, click an RSS message (), to view the document tags.
  3. Use the scroll bars to view the entire message.

Results