SolarWinds Failover Engine

Version 2

    This template assesses the status and overall performance of a SolarWinds Failover Engine server.

     

    Prerequisites: WMI access to the target server.

    Credentials: Windows Administrator on the target server.

    Monitored Components:

    Service: SolarWinds FoE SCOPE Data Collector

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of Failover Engine cope Data Collector service, which collects and stores configuration and performance data.

     

    Service: SolarWinds FoE Server

    This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of Failover Engine.

     

    Current Throughput

    This monitor returns the current throughput via the CommsMgr in MBits/sec.

     

    KB Dispatched from Receive Queue

    This monitor returns the number of KB data applied from the Receive Queue. This is only available on the passive server.

    Note: This component has “Count statistic as difference” enabled. It will return the difference between two polling intervals.

     

    KB Dispatched from Send Queue

    This monitor returns the number of KB data sent from the Send Queue. This is only available on the active server.

    Note: This component has “Count statistic as difference” enabled. It will return the difference between two polling intervals.

     

    MegaBytes Received

    This monitor returns the number of MegaBytes received across all channels.

    Note: This component has “Count statistic as difference” enabled. It will return the difference between two polling intervals.

     

    MegaBytes Sent

    This monitor returns the number of MegaBytes sent across all channels.

    Note: This component has “Count statistic as difference” enabled. It will return the difference between two polling intervals.

     

    Messages Received

    This monitor returns the individual messages received by CommsMgr.

    Note: This component has “Count statistic as difference” enabled. It will return the difference between two polling intervals.

     

    Messages Sent

    This monitor returns the individual messages sent by CommsMgr.

    Note: This component has “Count statistic as difference” enabled. It will return the difference between two polling intervals.

     

    Oldest Receive Update Queue Entry

    This monitor returns the age of the oldest Receive Update Queue entry in milliseconds.

     

    Oldest Send Update Queue Entry

    This monitor returns the age of the oldest Send Update Queue entry in milliseconds.

     

    Receive Queue Drain Rate

    This monitor returns the number of bytes drained per millisecond from CommsMgr Receive Queue.

     

    Receive Queue Size

    This monitor returns the number of bytes in CommsMgr Receive Queue.

     

    Send Queue Drain Rate

    This monitor returns the number of bytes drained per millisecond from CommsMgr Send Queue.

     

    Send Update Queue Size

    This monitor returns the number of bytes in CommsMgr Send Update Queue.

     

    TCP Port: Client

    This monitor tests the ability of a Failover Engine client to accept incoming sessions. By default, it monitors TCP port 52267.

    Note: By default, this monitor is disabled.

     

    Warning and Error Events: Interceptor Driver

    This monitor returns the number of Interceptor Drivers error and warning events.

         Source name: Nfid.

         Log name: System.

     

    Warning and Error Events: Packet Filter

    This monitor returns the number of Packet Filter errors and warning events.

         Source name: NFPktfltr.

         Log name: System.

     

    Warning and Error Events: Failover Server

    This monitor returns the number of Failover Server errors and warning events.

         Source name: NFServerR2.

         Log name: Application.

     

    Last updated: 12/4/2013