Enterprise Network Monitoring|
ClockWatch Enterprise has built in network
monitoring features that can work in your multi platform environment.
ClockWatch Enterprise allows
you to easily monitor computers on your network. You can quickly tell if
computers are running and if they are responding.
The network monitoring functionality in Enterprise can be broken down into two
types - active and passive. The active client runs the
Enterprise Service Module and can respond to
specific requests from ClockWatch Enterprise. In the passive case there is no
Enterprise software loaded on the client. Instead, the client responds to
standard network requests, such as 'ping'. While Enterprise can do the most with
one of its clients, it should be able to communicate with any computer on the
For information about
keeping a network synchronized see network time
syncing. For information about remote startup and shutdown, Wake-on-LAN,
see the remote execution section. For
remote program execution see the advanced
Cross-platform monitoring with Enterprise
Enterprise's Monitoring options by platform
For MS Windows Computers
with Service Module Installed:
- Time check
For Windows Computers:
For Non Windows
Initializing the Client List and Self
Enterprise has the ability to automatically
enumerate a list of computers that appear on the network. It can check the time
of Windows computers and discover the computers that have the Enterprise Service
module installed and running.
Stats, Logging and Display Options
The logging and display features of ClockWatch
Enterprise make it an excellent choice for network monitoring. With it you can:
- Monitor any computer on the network
- Show computers that have not responded to
- Maintain stats on up-time, response time and
- Maintain a log of individual computers
responses to monitoring queries
The Bottom Line..
ClockWatch Enterprise provides a powerful
cost effective tool for keeping an extra eye on your network.