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Procedure documentationMonitoring a System


This procedure displays the status of technical systems and also the instances, hosts, and IT infrastructure devices that contribute to it.

The status of a technical system also depends on the system hierarchy. For example, if the status of a host is red, the overall status of technical system can be red.

You can view the status of the system with the System Monitoring widget, or in System Monitoring in the Technical Monitoring work center.


You have installed and configured the System Monitoring widget, if you want to view the status of systems in a widget.

For more information, see Set up System Monitoring Widget.


Using System Monitoring Widget
  1. Launch the System Monitoring widget.

  2. Enter the user credentials.

    The System Monitoring Widget displays the status of the configured systems.

Using Technical Monitoring Work Center
  1. In the Technical Monitoring work center, choose System Monitoring.

  2. In the Type Selection screen area, choose Systems.

  3. In the Detailed Selection screen area, select a query.

    Group systems in queries for faster access.

  4. To view the status of technical systems, select them.

  5. Choose System Monitoring.

  6. To display monitored data, select a location.

  7. For detailed analysis, perform one of the following:



    Analyze the system hierarchy

    Click the technical system.

    Analyze the status of a category, which contributes to the status of the technical system

    Click the category.

    The ratings for summarization events are displayed.

    View the details of metrics, which contribute to the status of the summarization event

    Perform one of the following:

    • In the graphical view, click the summarization event.

    • In the tree, expand the summarization event.

    View the alerts raised for the system

    Choose <number of alerts raised> Alerts.

    You go to the Alert Inbox.

    View the work mode scheduled for the system

    In the graphical view, click the work mode.

  8. To further analyze the status of the system, do one of the following:

    • To view more details for analysis, in the drop-down box available in the top right corner of the system graphic, choose Display Problem Analysis.

    • To view details of the landscape, in the drop-down box available in the top right corner of the system graphic, choose Landscape Information.

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