SoftLayer_Monitoring_Robot


SoftLayer_Monitoring_Robot

Description

A monitoring robot is a set of essential agents that lets SoftLayer monitoring management system to communicate with a server, a Cloud Computing Instance or a Bare Metal Instance.

A monitoring robot must be installed in order for any monitoring agent to report monitoring data to a SoftLayer monitoring hub system.

TCP ports from 48000 to 48020 should be open on your server or cloud instance for advanced monitoring robots and agents.

Methods

checkConnection
Checks if a monitoring robot can communicate with SoftLayer monitoring management system
getAccount
Retrieve the account associated with the corresponding robot.
getAvailableConfigurationGroups
Returns available configuration template groups for this monitoring agent.
getMonitoringAgents
Retrieve the program (monitoring agent) that gets details of a system or application and reporting of the metric data and triggers alarms for predefined events.
getObject
Retrieve a SoftLayer_Monitoring_Robot record.
getRobotStatus
Retrieve the current status of the robot.
getSoftwareComponent
Retrieve the SoftLayer_Software_Component that corresponds to the robot installation on the server.
resetStatus
Resets monitoring robot status to "Active"

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