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RFE: Create free-form metadata fields for hosts collection #263
We will need the ability to store free-form string/text data about hosts that can be queried with quads. This can be useful in situations where you might have differences among system types of the same model or in general for querying more data about hosts.
For example, we have SuperMicro 1029u systems that differ via
Things will get muddied up quick with only a general metadata field, so we should probably organize it based on component and be consistent with the data.
In additional to new data fields within the host collection per host, we should also make this queryable via
Additionally it might be nice to just return the data if you know the full host collection object string.
We might elect to highlight or change the text in wiki and heat map for a host (light green vs. normal?) only when a distinguishable characteristic is notable among the same server generation type.
The higher or improved server type text is green on wiki and heat map visualization, making it stand out from the others.
Otherwise, the additional fields should be searchable via