MSP Remote Monitoring & Management

Script testing via advanced monitoring agent

I often have trouble getting powershell and other scripts to work via automated tasks. I can run them directly on the server or workstation and they work just fine, but then I run into trouble when running it as a task. The frustration is that it takes a while to run the tasks through the dashboard, so you end up running and waiting. Then it errors out so you come back to it, modify your script or config, run it again... ...more »

Submitted by (@skinneejoe)

MSP Remote Monitoring & Management

Test and monitor packet latency

Extend ping test, or add a new test, for average packet latency of the device you are pinging. If the latency average exceeds a threshold set in the test, generate an alert. Example: Pinging 8.8.8.8 with 32 bytes of data: Reply from 8.8.8.8: bytes=32 time=41ms TTL=44 Reply from 8.8.8.8: bytes=32 time=39ms TTL=44 Reply from 8.8.8.8: bytes=32 time=39ms TTL=44 Reply from 8.8.8.8: bytes=32 time=43ms TTL=44 Ping statistics ...more »

Submitted by (@ndynamics)