Monitors module

This module enables create and manage monitor profiles.

To access

From the Performance Center navigation toolbar, click and select Monitors.

Relevant tasks

Create and configure monitor profiles

Test Resources Tree

User interface elements are described below:

UI Elements

Description

New Folder. Enables you to create a new resource folder.
New Monitor Profile. Opens the Create New Monitor Profile dialog box, enabling you to add a new monitor profile.
New Monitor Over Firewall. Opens the Create New Monitor Over Firewall dialog box, enabling you to create a monitor-over-firewall agent.
New Analysis Template. Opens the Create New Analysis Template dialog box, enabling you to create a new analysis template in Performance Center. For details, see Customize Analysis templates.
Delete. Deletes selected resource.

Filter. To filter the test resource tree by resource name, type the name (or part of the name) in the search box. Performance Center displays all resources that contain the search string.

Copy/Paste. Copies selected item to a different location in the test resources tree.
Cut/Paste. Moves selected item to a different location in the test resources tree.

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Monitor Profile Pane

This pane enables you to view and manage a selected monitor profile.

User interface elements are described below:

UI Elements

Description

Add Monitor. Opens the Add New Monitor dialog box, enabling you to select a monitor.
Edit Monitor. Opens the Edit Monitor dialog box, enabling you to add and manage a monitor type for the selected monitor profile. For details, see Add/Edit Monitor dialog box.
Delete Selected Item. Deletes the selected monitor profile from the Monitor Profile grid.
Refresh Monitor List. Refreshes the monitor list so that it displays the most up-to-date information.
Copy Monitor. Copies the monitor profile to another monitor.
Monitor

The name of the monitor.

Server

The server whose resources are being monitored.

Counters

The counters that are being monitored.

Related Tests

Displays all tests in which the currently selected monitor profile is used.

  • ID. The ID of the related test. Click the link to open the related test in the Performance Test Designer window. For details, see Performance Test Designer > Groups and Workload.

  • Name. The name of the related test.

  • Description. A description of the related test.

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Analysis Templates Pane

This pane enables you to create, view, upload and download analysis templates.

User interface elements are described below:

UI Elements

Description

Upload New Analysis Template Content. Opens the Upload Analysis Template dialog box, enabling you to upload analysis templates to Performance Center. For details, see Upload the file to Performance Center.
Download Analysis Template Content. Downloads the selected analysis template zip file to your machine.
Refresh Content. Refreshes the pane so that it displays the most up-to-date information.
Name The name for the analysis template.
Uploaded By The user who uploaded the analysis template zip file.
Template File The name of the analysis template zip file.
Uploaded Date The date the analysis template zip file was uploaded .

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