Telnet / Telnet (EUM)

Creating a new Telnet monitor

Using the REST API to add a new Telnet monitor: Click here

To create a new Telnet monitor, follow the steps given below:

  1. Click on Add New Monitor link under New Monitor.
  2. Choose Telnet / Telnet (EUM) under Services category.
  3. Enter the display name for the monitor.
  4. Enter the IP Address or hostname of the host in which the monitor is running.
  5. Provide the port number in which the monitor is running.
  6. Enter the polling interval time in minutes.
  7. If you are adding a new monitor from an Admin Server, select a Managed Server.
  8. Choose the Monitor Group from the combo box with which you want to associate Telnet monitor (optional). You can choose multiple groups to associate your monitor.
  9. Associate the monitor instance to the agent.
    • Enable Run on Server option to run the Telnet monitor in the local instance of Applications Manager.
    • Enable Run on Agent option to run the Telnet monitor from multiple locations. Select the necessary agents from where you want this monitor to be executed. This option will be available only if you enable the EUM add-on.
  10. Click Add Monitor(s). This discovers the Telnet from the network and starts monitoring them.

Security/Firewall Requirements: The host and port should be accessible from the Applications manager installed machine.

Monitored Parameters

Go to the Monitors Category View by clicking the Monitors tab. Click on Telnet / Telnet (EUM) under the Services table. Displayed is the Telnet monitor's bulk configuration view distributed into three tabs:

  • Availability tab gives the Availability history for the past 24 hours or 30 days.
  • Performance tab gives the Health Status and events for the past 24 hours or 30 days.
  • List view tab enables you to perform bulk admin configurations.

Below are the list of metrics that are monitored in Applications Manager:

Performance Overview

Availability Connects to the server configured for monitoring and retrieves the details pertaining to the validity and authenticity of the service port.
CPU Utilization Amount of CPU utilized by the server (in %).
Memory Utilization Amount of memory utilized by the server (in %).
Disk Utilization Amount of disk space utilized by the server (in %).
Response Time Amount of time taken to connect to the port and provide response (in ms).