SoftLayer_Monitoring_Robot


SoftLayer_Monitoring_Robot

Description

A monitoring robot is a set of essential agents that lets SoftLayer monitoring management system to communicate with a server, a Cloud Computing Instance or a Bare Metal Instance.

A monitoring robot must be installed in order for any monitoring agent to report monitoring data to a SoftLayer monitoring hub system.

TCP ports from 48000 to 48020 should be open on your server or cloud instance for advanced monitoring robots and agents.

Methods

checkConnection

Checks if a monitoring robot can communicate with SoftLayer monitoring management system

getAccount

Retrieve the account associated with the corresponding robot.

getAvailableConfigurationGroups

Returns available configuration template groups for this monitoring agent.

getMonitoringAgents

Retrieve the program (monitoring agent) that gets details of a system or application and reporting of the metric data and triggers alarms for predefined events.

getObject

Retrieve a SoftLayer_Monitoring_Robot record.

getRobotStatus

Retrieve the current status of the robot.

getSoftwareComponent

Retrieve the SoftLayer_Software_Component that corresponds to the robot installation on the server.

resetStatus

Resets monitoring robot status to “Active”