The monitoring stratum type stores the maximum level of the various components of the monitoring system that a particular hardware object has access to. This object cannot be accessed by ID, and cannot be modified. The user can access this object through Hardware_Server->availableMonitoring.
There are two values on this object that are important:
Also note that the query type and response types are available through getAllQueryTypes and getAllResponseTypes, respectively.
The highest level of a monitoring query type allowed on this server
The highest level of a monitoring response type allowed on this server
The hardware object that these monitoring permissions applies to.