The following describes the process for preparing the monitor server.
Table: Process for configuring the monitor server
Import a monitor pack.
Monitor packs include the necessary monitor policies, metrics, rules, and tasks for monitoring an operating system or application. Monitor packs also contain preconfigured monitor policies with preset thresholds and severities. You must import a monitor pack to monitor computers and devices.
Monitor Solution collects heartbeat signals from Monitor Plug-ins. You can configure the server-side heartbeat settings to define how often Monitor Solution checks for heartbeats. Specify the number of failures that are allowed to occur before Monitor Solution sends an alert to the Event Console.