Monitor Solution overview
|Article:TECH14600|||||Created: 2006-07-03|||||Updated: 2006-07-07|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH14600|
Is there a Monitor Solution overview?
Monitor Solution Overview
The following is a high-level overview of the components involved in setting up Monitor Solution. This shows the relationship between a metric and a rule. This document presupposes that the Monitor agent has been installed on the desired client computers. The basic steps are to:
- Create or identify a metric.
- Create/edit a monitor pack.
- Create/edit a category.
- Create/edit a rule.
- Create/edit a rule definition and select the desired metric.
- Setup the desired action.
- Open resource manager for the desired client(s) and monitor the results.
The following items are found on the NS console’s Tasks tab, under Monitoring then Monitor Solution.
v Manage Metrics
Ø Metric type, Name, GUID, Polling interval, Input file, Timeout, Command line, Parse lines, Search pattern, Instance column, Return value column, Data type
v Manage Monitor Packs
Ø Monitor Pack Configuration
· Detection methods
§ Categories (multiple per monitor pack)
· Category Configuration
¨ Detection method
¨ Rules (multiple per category configuration)
Ø Rule Configuration
· Timed value
· Definition (rule metrics – multiple per rule configuration)
¨ Metric type
¨ Metric – selection list
¨ Polling interval
¨ Condition, value type and value
· Display state
· Reset state
¨ Options vary by action type
Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH14600