Farm Log Entries
Determines whether entries should be read from the farm logging database. This setting only applies when the logging database is enabled and using Microsoft SQL Server.
Farm Log Entries Age
The age of the farm log entries to read in days. This setting only applies when the farm log entries are enabled.
Determines whether host information such as serial number and operating system should be read from the servers in the farm. This requires a PowerShell remoting or WMI connection to be made to each host.
Host Information Scan Method
Determines the scan method to use for connecting to each host directly to collect host information - Automatic, PowerShell or WMI. When set to Automatic the system will attempt to connect to each host using PowerShell remoting, and if it fails will revert to a direct WMI connection.
Determines whether polices should be read from the farm.