Data Collections

This document summarizes the data collected by Longitude for each of Longitude application. Depending on the metric, data may be evaluated against a threshold, available for reports, or both. For additional details on Longitude metrics and how they are used contact Heroix Support.

Longitude Applications

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Collection Monitors for:
HighDSBindingErrors Reports high DS Binding Errors
HighDSObjectErrors Monitors the percentage of directory store objects reported as in error due to a missing distinguished name, GUID, or relative distinguished name.
HighDSSearchErrors Monitors the percentage of directory store searches which returned with an error condition.
HighFileInstallErrors Monitors the percentage of file replica set file installs which resulted in an error.
HighFRSBindingErrors Monitors the percentage of failed RPC bind attempts attributed to the file replica set.
HighFRSChangeOrderAborted Monitors the percentage of file replica set change orders which are aborted.
HighFRSChangeOrderRetired Monitors the percentage of file replica set change orders which are retired.
HighPacketErrors Monitors the percentage of control/data packets not sent to an outbound replication partner due to some error condition.
HighFRSAuthFail Monitors the level of File Replica Set authentication failures.
HighFRSChgOrderEvap Monitors the percentage of file replica set change orders which are evaporated.
HighAuthenticationReq Reports high authentication request rate
HighKDCReq Reports high KDC request rate
HighSyncReqFailure Reports high synchronization request failures
ReplicationActivity Monitors the total replication activity, inbound and outbound in Kbytes
HighReplSyncGrowth Monitors the growth of replication synchronizations in the queue.
DHCPDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
ServiceNotRunning Reports if DHCP Windows Services have stopped.
LowFreeAddresses Reports when the number of free addresses in a DHCP scope is low.
LowTotalFreeAddresses Reports when the number of free addresses over all DHCP scopes is low.
ExchangeDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
DiskSpaceLow Reports when the disk space is low.
PublicFolderTooManyMessages Reports when the total number of messages in one or more public folders is too high.
PublicFolderTooMuchStorage Reports when the total size in megabytes of one or more public folders is too high.
PublicFolderInactive Reports when a public folder is inactive. This rule is not supported for Exchange 2007.
FldDatabaseNotMounted Reports when a public folder database is not mounted. This rule is not supported for Exchange 2007.
FldDatabaseTooBig Reports when the total size of a public folder database is too high. This rule is not supported for Exchange 2007.
MailboxTooManyMessages Reports when the total number of messages in one or more mailboxes is too high.
MailboxTooMuchStorage Reports when the total size in megabytes of one or more mailboxes is too high.
MailboxInactive Reports when a mailbox is inactive. This rule is not supported for Exchange 2007.
MbxDatabaseNotMounted Reports when a mailbox database is not mounted. This rule is not supported for Exchange 2007.
MbxDatabaseTooBig Reports when the total size of a mailbox database is too high. This rule is not supported for Exchange 2007.
HighMessageQueue Reports high number of messages in any of the queues.
HighRPCRequests Reports high number of MAPI RPC requests presently being serviced by the Microsoft Exchange Information Store service.
HighRPCLatency Reports high RPC Latency.
LowAvailableMemory Indicates the amount of physical memory (in MB) immediately available for allocation to a process or for system use
HighPoolNonPagedBytes Indicates the number of bytes in the kernel memory nonpaged pool. It is an area of system memory that must remain in physical memory as long as the objects are allocated.
HighPoolPagedBytes Indicates the number of bytes in the kernel memory paged pool. It is an area of system memory for kernel objects that can be written to disk when they are not being used.
LowFreePageTableEntries Indicates the number of system page table entries that are available. The kernel drivers use system page table entries for holding I/O and driver data in kernel memory.
HighProcessorPct Indicates the percentage of time the processor is running non-idle threads.
HighProcessorQueLen Indicates the number of threads in the processor queue. There is a single queue for processor time, even on computers with multiple processors. It shows ready threads only, not currently running threads.
HighDiskReadTime Indicates the average time (in seconds) to read data from the disk.
HighDiskWriteTime Indicates the average time (in seconds) to write data to the disk.
LowVMLargestBlock Displays the size (in bytes) of the largest free block of virtual memory.
Low16MBFreeBlocks Displays the total number of free virtual memory blocks that are greater than or equal to 16MB.
LowTotalFreeBlocks Displays the total number of free virtual memory blocks regardless of size. This is used to measure the degree to which available virtual memory is being fragmented.
LowTotalFreeBlockBytes Displays the sum in bytes of all the free virtual memory blocks that are greater than or equal to 16MB. It monitors store memory fragmentation and forms a line that slopes down when memory is consumed.
HighHeapErrors Indicates the total number of exchmem heaps that failed allocations due to insufficient available memory.
HighMemoryErrors Indicates the total number of exchmem allocations that could not satisfied by available memory.
HighNetworkPacketErrors Indicates the number of outbound packets that could not be transmitted because of errors.
HighAdditionalHeaps Indicates the total number of exchmem heaps created by store after startup.
HighPageRate Indicates the rate at which pages are read from or written to disk to resolve hard page faults. This counter is a primary indicator of the types of faults that cause system-wide delays.
ServiceNotRunning Reports when a service related to Exchange, such as MsExchangeSA or SMTPSvc, is not running.
DomainExcessMailRecvd Reports when one or more domains has received too much e-mail, measured by either messages or bytes.
DomainExcessMailSent Reports when one or more domains has sent too much e-mail, measured by either messages or bytes.
ImcExcessMailRecvd Reports when the Internet Mail Connector has received too much e-mail, measured by either messages or bytes.
ImcExcessMailSent Reports when the Internet Mail Connector has sent too much e-mail, measured by either messages or bytes.
UserExcessMailRecvd Reports when one or more users has received too much e-mail, measured by either messages or bytes.
UserExcessMailSent Reports when one or more users has sent too much e-mail, measured by either messages or bytes.
ServerExcessMailRecvd Reports when one or more servers has received too much e-mail, measured by either messages or bytes.
ServerExcessMailSent Reports when one or more servers has sent too much e-mail, measured by either messages or bytes.
HyperVDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
HostCpuBusy Checks for high CPU usage on a Host
VMCpuBusy Checks for high CPU usage on a virtual machine
HighIORate Checks for high IO rate on a Host
VMHighIORate Checks for high IO rate on a virtual machine
LowFreeSpace Checks for low free space on a Host disk
LowFreeMemory Checks for low free memory on a Host
VMLowFreeMemory Checks for low free memory on a virtual machine
HighMemoryPressure Checks for high memory pressure on a Host
VMHighMemoryPressure Checks for high memory pressure on a virtual machine
HighNetworkUsage Checks for high network utilization on Host network interfaces
VMHighNetworkUsage Checks for high network utilization on VM virtual network interfaces
Report Reports on:
VM CPU% CPU % Used
VM Memory Used Memory %
VM Mem Pressure Memory Pressure
VM Disk I/O Disk Read Rate (KB/sec), Disk Write Rate (KB/sec),Disk Read + Write Rate (KB/sec)
VM Disk Queue Length Disk Queue Length
VM Network Data Network KB/sec Read Rate, Network KB/sec Write Rate, Sum of Network KB/sec Read + Write Rates
VM Network Packets Network Packet Read Rate, Network Packet Write Rate, Sum of Network Packet Read + Write Rates
Host CPU % Host CPU Usage %
Host Processor CPU% Host CPU Usage % per Processor
Host Memory Host Used Memory %
Host Mem Pressure Host Average Memory Pressure %
Host Disk I/O Host Disk I/O Read Rate (KB/Sec), Host Disk I/O Write Rate (KB/Sec), Host Disk I/O Read + Write Rate (KB/Sec)
Host Disk Queue Length Host Disk Queue Length
Host Disk Storage Host Disk Storage Free %
Host Network Data Host Network Read Rate (KB/Sec), Host Network Write Rate (KB/Sec), Host Network Read + Write Rate (KB/Sec)
Host Network Packets Host Network Read Rate (Packets/Sec), Host Network Write Rate (Packets/Sec), Host Network Read + Write Rate (Packets/Sec)
IBM DirectorDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
FanStatus Reports fan problems
MemoryStatus Reports memory problems
NetworkStatus Reports network problems
PowerSupplyStatus Reports power supply problems
ProcessorStatus Reports processor problems
TemperatureStatus Reports temperature problems
VoltageStatus Reports voltage problems
IISDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
HighAspRequestRejects Reports Asp high rejected requests
AspRequestCount Reports when the number of Asp requests changes dramatically
LowCacheHits Reports when the system cache hits is low.
HighCacheFlush Reports high cache flushes rate.
HighFtpDataTrans eports when the FTP transfer volume increases dramatically
FtpHighAnonymousUser Reports high anonymous user rate
SessionCount Reports when the number of asp sessions serviced changes dramatically
HighNotFoundRate Reports a high web page or file not found error rate.
MethodRequests Reports when the number of method requests changes dramatically
HighDataTransmission Reports when the data transferred increased dramatically
HighAnonymousUser Reports high anonymous user rate
Insight ManagerDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
SysBatteryStatus Monitors the condition of the system batteries.
ClusterNodeCondtion Monitors the condition of individual nodes of a cluster.
ClusterResCondtiion Monitors the overall condition of the remote insight board.
ServiceNotRunning Monitors the services associated with the Compaq Insight Manager.
CritLogErrs Monitors the Insight Manager Critical Error Log for new entries.
DriveProblems Monitors for drive errors and problems
FltToIFanStatus Monitors the status of individual fault tolerant fans on the server
FltToIPowerSupplyStatus Monitors the status of individual fault tolerant supplies on the server
ResPerfCondition Checks for high values on some basic performance indicators such as percent of time the CPU is busy, the file system read/write rates, the bytes transfer rate for the file system read/write operations and the percent of physical memory used
Status Monitors many status conditions
TemperatureStatus Monitors the status of individual temperature sensors on the server
MySQLDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
LockedProcesses Reports MySQL locked processes.
TooManyThreadsConnected Reports if there are more than a specified number of clients connected.
TooManyThreadsRunning Reports if there are more than a specified number of queries running.
Requests Reports when the number of requests changes dramatically.
TooManyOpenedTables Reports if there are more than a specified number of tables opened.
SelectFullJoin Reports if there are too many joins performed without using indexes.
TooManySlowQueries Reports if there are a large percentage of queries that have taken a long time to create or that are not using indexes.
LowReadCache Reports if the read cache percentage is too low.
LowWriteCache Reports if the write cache percentage is too low.
TableSpaceFull Reports the amount of free space available to tablespaces on the database.
Network DeviceDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
BadCommNameAlert Reports when attempts are made to connect to the Network Device via SNMP with an incorrect Community Name.
HighBandwidthUtil Reports High Bandwidth Utilization.
PktErrors Reports when a High Number of IP Packet errors are detected.
TCPConnections Reports when a High Number of TCP Connections are detected.
TCPErrors Reports when a High Number of TCP errors are detected.
TCPRetransmits Reports when a High Number of TCP Retransmits are detected.
UDPErrors Reports when a High Number of UDP errors are detected.
LongQLen Reports when a long Output Queue Length is detected.
TotalSecurityViolations Reports MIP Security Violations.
MobileIPtrap Reports Mobile IP Events.
ParamsReset Reports when device parameter changes via SNMP have been detected.
StatusCheck Reports a Device Status if other than Operational.
HighIcmpErrors Reports when a High Number of ICMP errors are detected.
OpenManageDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
ChassisProblem Reports OpenManage Chassis problems.
CurrentCondition Reports OpenManage electrical current conditions.
MemoryProblem Reports OpenManage memory problems.
ProcessorProblem Reports a processor problem.
ArrayDiskProblem Reports an ArrayDisk status that is neither online nor ready.
TempatureCondition Reports OpenManage temperature conditions.
VoltageCondition Reports OpenManage voltage condition.
FanProblem Reports OpenManage Cooling device (fan) problems
PowerSupplyProblem Reports OpenManage power supply problems
OracleDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
CtrlFileStatus Reports on the status of the control files for the database.
DictCacheHitRatio Reports poor dictionary cache efficiency.
InstanceStatus Reports Oracle instances that are down.
LongQueries Reports long running queries.
ConnectionRate Reports high connection rates.
DbCacheHitRatio Reports poor database cache efficiency.
RedoLogBufferWaits Reports excessive transactions waiting for a redo log buffer.
SortsInMemory Reports database instances with not enough sorts performed in memory.
TablespaceStatus Reports the status of tablespaces on the database.
TablespaceFull Reports the amount of free space available to tablespaces on the database.
Report Reports on:
Block Changes Block Change Rate per instance
Cache Database Cache Hit %/Ratio, Physical Reads, Block Gets, Consistent Gets, Dictionary Cache Hit %, Cache Gets, Cache Misses
Connections Connection Rate per instance, Current Connections per instance
CPU Usage Total CPU %, Parse CPU % per instance
Executions Execution Rate per instance
Instance Space Free Space, Used Space, Total Space per instance
Logical Reads Logical Read Rate per instance
Long Queries Units Completed, Elapsed Time, Time Remaining, Message for longest running queries on each computer
Memory Sorts In Memory, Disk Sorts, Sorts In Memory % per instance
Parse Calls Hard Parses, Total Parses, Hard Parse % per instance
Physical I/O Physical Read Rate, Physical Write Rate per instance
Redo Log Redo Generated Rate, Redo Log Space Wait Request, Redo Log Space Wait Time per instance
Tablespace Total Tablespace (Kb), Total Free Tablespace (Kb), Tablespace Free % per table/instance
User Transactions User Commit Rate, User Rollback Rate per instance
SQL ServerDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
BufferCacheEfficiencyLow Reports when the SQL Server data cache hit ratio is low.
LogsFull Reports when the transaction logs associated with the databases hosted on the server are too full.
DiskSpaceLow Reports when the disk space is low.
DiskBusyPctHigh Reports when the disk utilization high.
ServiceNotRunning Reports when a SQL Server service is not running.
LowFreeMemory Reports when the percent of memory available to be used by SQL Server is low.
BlockedProcess Reports when a SQL Server process is blocking another process.
HighCpuTimeProcesses Reports when one or more SQL Server processes has used too much CPU time.
HighDiskReadTime Reports when the average time (in seconds) to read data from the disk is too high.
HighDiskWriteTime Reports when the average time (in seconds) to write data to the disk is too high.
HighPageRate Reports when the rate at which pages are read from or written to disk to resolve hard page faults is too high. This counter is a primary indicator of the types of faults that cause system-wide delays.
HighProcessorPct Reports when the percentage of time the processor is running non-idle threads is too high.
HighProcessorQueLen Reports when the number of threads in the processor queue is too high. There is a single queue for processor time, even on computers with multiple processors. It shows ready threads only, not threads that are currently running.
LowAvailableMemory Reports when the amount of physical memory (in MB) immediately available for allocation to a process, or for system use, is too low.
HighLockWaitTime Reports when the average wait time for locks is too high, when evaluated against the historical average.
LockWaitOverThreshold Reports when the average wait time for locks is too high.
TooManyUserConnections Reports when there are too many user connections.
ReplicationLatencyHigh Reports when the latency of delivered transactions from the distributor to the subscriber is too high.
UnsafeAutoparamsHigh Reports when the rate of unsafe auto-parameterization attempts is too high.
DataThroughputLow Reports on the rate of data throughput by monitoring the rate of batch requests.
JobFailures Reports on job failures.
TooFrequent Queries Reports when a query is executed too frequently.
HighIndexFragmentation Reports on Indexes with a high percentage of fragmentation.
HighLatchWaitTime Reports when the average wait time for latches is too high.
JobsTooLong Reports when complete jobs have a duration that is too long.
HighCpuQueries Reports on queries for which the average CPU time is high.
SlowQueries Reports on queries for which the average elapsed time is high.
TransactionsDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
DNS The DNS protocol enables you to test whether a DNS server can resolve the IP address of a fully qualified host name.
FileContent The FileContent transaction enables you to check a file for undesired content, such as an error message recorded in a log file.
FileExistence The FileExistence transaction enables you to monitor for the existence or absence of a file.
FTP The FTP protocol enables you to test whether a user can connect to an FTP server.
HTTP (HTTPConnect, HTTPUrl) The HTTP protocol enables you to test whether Longitude can connect to an HTTP site, and whether the text on a web page matches the expected content.
NNTP The NNTP protocol enables you to test whether an NNTP server is accessible.
Ping (Ping, PingCritical) The Ping protocol enables you to test for a reply from a ping – different tests are available for different levels of criticality.
Port The Port protocol enables you to test whether a connection can be made to a port.
Process (UnixProcess, WinProcess) The Process protocol enables you to test whether a particular process exists, with different tests tailored for Unix/Linux and Windows processes.
Script (UnixScript, WinScript) The UnixScript and WinScript transactions enable you to monitor the output of a script.
Service The Service protocol enables you to test whether a particular service is running.
SMTP The SMTP protocol enables you to test whether a connection can be made to an SMTP server.
SQL (SQLConnect, SQLQuery) The SQL protocol enables you to test whether a connection can be made to a SQL server, and to monitor the output of a query.
SSH / UnixConnect The SSH protocol enables you to test whether an SSH connection can be made to a server; on Unix/Linux, the test can be made for SSH or Rexec, and the connection can be made using public-key authentication, if desired.
Telnet The Telnet protocol enables you to test whether a Telnet connection can be made to a server.
WinShare The WinShare transaction enables you to test whether a Windows share exists.
WmiConnect The WmiConnect protocol enables you to test whether Longitude can connect to WMI on a computer.
UnixDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
CpuBusy Reports when the system CPU percent is high.
TooManyProcesses Reports if there are more than a specified number of processes on the system, excluding zombie processes.
TooManyZombieProcesses Reports if there are more than a specified number of zombie processes on the system.
TooManyRunnableProcesses Reports if there are more than a specified number of runnable processes on the system.
FileSystemSpaceLow Reports file systems with a small number or small percentage of kilobytes free.
LowFreeInodes Reports file systems with a small number or a small percentage of inodes free.
HighIORateDisks Reports disks which are experiencing a high I/O rate.
LowFreeMemory Reports when the system is low on free memory.
SwapSpaceUsageHigh Reports when too much swap space is used on the system.
SwapOutRateHigh Reports when the system is experiencing high swapping.
PageOutRateHigh Reports when the system is experiencing a high page out rate.
PageScanRateHigh Reports when the system is experiencing a high page scan rate
HighNetwkInputErrs Reports network interfaces with a high input error rate.
HighNetwkOutputErrs Reports network interfaces with a high output error rate.
HighNetwkInputPckts Reports network interfaces with a high input packet rate.
HighNetwkOutputPckts Reports network interfaces with a high output packet rate.
NetworkCollisions Reports network interfaces with a high collision percent.
HighCpuProcesses Reports processes which are using a large percentage of the CPU.
HighMemoryProcesses Reports processes which are using a large percentage of the available system memory.
IdleProcesses Reports processes which have been idle.
VMwareDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
HighCPUUsage Checks for high CPU usage on a host
VMHighCPUUsage Checks for high CPU usage on a virtual machine
ClusterHighCPUUsage Checks for high CPU usage on a cluster
HighIORate Checks for high IO rate on a host
LowFreeSpace Checks for low free space on a datastore
HighMemoryUsage Checks for high memory usage on a host
VMHighMemoryUsage Checks for high memory usage on a virtual machine
HighNetworkPackets Checks for high network packet transmission rate on a NIC of a host
VMHighNetworkPackets Checks for high network packet transmission rate on a NIC of a virtual machine
ClusterVMOP Checks for a high number of migrations with Storage VMotion in a cluster
DatacenterVMOP Checks for a high number of migrations with Storage VMotion in a datacenter
VMwareAlarms Checks for state changes in any alarms defined in VMware or VCenter
Report Reports on:
VM CPU% CPU % Used
VM CPU Ready CPU Ready %
VM Memory Used Memory %
VM Disk Disk Read Rate (KB/sec), Disk Write Rate (KB/sec), Disk Read + Write Rate (KB/sec)
VM Network Network KB/sec Receive Rate, Network KB/sec Transmit Rate, Sum of Network KB/sec Receive + Transmit Rates
VM Storage GB Used
VM File Virtual Disk Used (GB)
VM Zombies Zombie VMs (under used vms)
Host CPU Host CPU Usage %
Host Memory Host Used Memory %
Host Disk Host Disk I/O Read Rate (KB/Sec), Host Disk I/O Write Rate (KB/Sec, Host Disk I/O Read + Write Rate (KB/Sec)
Host Network Network KB/sec Receive Rate, Network KB/sec Transmit Rate, Sum of Network KB/sec Receive + Transmit Rates
Datastore Storage GB Used
Datastore File Virtual Disk Used (GB)
Cluster CPU CPU % Used
Cluster Memory Used Memory %
WindowsDownload PDF
Collection Monitors for:
CpuBusy Reports when the system CPU percent is high.
Disk Reports disks with a high busy percentage or low free space
DiskIO Reports disks with a high queue length
DiskStatus Reports on the status of the disk drives
LowFreeMemory Reports when the system is low on free memory.
PageRateHigh Reports when the system is experiencing a high page read and write rate.
HighNetwkInputPckts Reports network interfaces with a high input packet rate.
HighNetwkOutputPckts Reports network interfaces with a high output packet rate.
HighNetworkInputErrs Reports network interfaces with a high input error rate.
HighNetworkOutputErrs Reports network interfaces with a high output error rate.
PrintQueueJobErrs Reports job errors in the print queue.
PrinterState Reports a printer status that is neither running nor idle.
HighCpuProcesses Reports processes which are using a large percentage of the CPU. For multiprocessors, the rule will divide the total cpu percentage used by the number of processors
ServiceNotRunning Reports when a service has a Start Mode of ‘Auto’, ‘Boot’ or ‘System’ but is not running.