Every application requires a physical server machine and that machine must have an operating system on it. The OS manages CPU, memory, network, disks and all other subsystems. Server monitoring for windows server in AppDiagnos monitors the basic server attributes related to disk, memory and system resources like system CPU load, free physical memory etc.
The installer needs windows 2003 or above configuration with dot net 4 framework in order to install and operate successfully. The installer works by using native dot net APIs in order to gather information about the windows server.
To monitor a Operating System Server monitoring in Windows environment follow the steps shown below.
Open AppDiagnos APM Portal URL in a browser.
Login with valid credentials.
Click on Ops View menu, Select Servers
Click on “+” Icon to add New Server
Select Server from the Create Server Monitor page
Enter Valid Server Name,Description, Server Type as Microsoft(R) Windows and Windows Version as shown below and click Save
On Successful saving of Server, System will allow to download the Windows monitor agent from below page
Windows Monitor Agent – Installation Set up Instruction:
Extract the Downloaded Windows Agent in a desired location.
In the Extracted Folder, double click on the Setup.exe Icon. Click Run.
Follow the Installation Wizard and Select required Installation options.
On Successful Installation, Click Close button.
On Selection of the Newly added Windows Monitor Agent, the Default graphs will appear in the APM Portal.
NOTE: On successful installation of the “Server Monitor Agent”, the Monitor Agent Icon will appear in green color.
After Installation, the AppDiagnos Windows Monitor Agent will be running as Services. This can be seen, if you see the list of services running on that Windows machine. You can go to Control panel – Services, or Windows Task Manager – Services tab.
Navigate to AppDiagnos APM Portal, OPS View >> Servers page
A list of Servers will appear
Click on the “Configure Metrics” (Wheel Icon to the left of Card Layout) Option.
Choose the metrics that are needed to be measured.
Click SAVE button.
Newly added counters graph will start appearing on the APM portal.
On Click on Card Layout will appear the monitoring graph that can be viewed as below.