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Multiple Hosts Details

The Details view for multiple hosts Pic 1 consists of two tabs, those are the following: Live Data and Historical Data.

The Live Data page on the Details view for multiple hosts

Pic 1. The Live Data page on the Details view for multiple hosts

The Live Data page is used to display a live chart for a chosen response characteristic. The characteristic is chosen using a selector button on the toolbar. You can choose between the Current Response, Average Response, Minimum Response, Maximum Response and Response Deviation. The live data is displayed only for the hosts that are currently monitored. The graph for each host is represented with a specific color, displayed in the chart legend.

Toolbar Overview

Report Kind

Report Kind

The Report Kind button from the Live Data page toolbar allows you to choose the characteristic to be displayed on the chart.

Report As

Report As

The Report As button from the Live Data page toolbar can be used to report the displayed data to a PDF, HTML or MHT file.

Print

Print

The Print button from the Live Data page toolbar should be used to print the displayed live chart.

Configuration

Configuration

The Configuration button from the Historical Data page toolbar opens the view configuration menu where you can reach the live data display preferences.

The time interval to display the live data for is chosen on the Monitoring Statistics preference page. The shortcut for accessing this page is available in the configuration menu of the Live Data page. The data displayed on this page can be reported to a PDF, HTML or MHT file using the Report As button from the page toolbar. Also you can print the currently displayed live chart, with or without preview, by choosing an appropriate option from the Print button drop-down.

The Historical Data page on the Details view for multiple hosts

Pic 2. The Historical Data page on the Details view for multiple hosts

The Historical Data page Pic 2 allows you to review performance and availability characteristics for a specific period in the past. The characteristic is chosen using a selector button on the toolbar. You can choose between the Average Response, Minimum Response, Maximum Response, Response Deviation and Uptime. The graph for each host is represented with a specific color, displayed in the chart legend.

Toolbar Overview

Report Range

Report Range

The Report Range button from the Historical Data page toolbar allows you to choose the date range to display the historical data for.

Report Kind

Report Kind

The Report Kind button from the Historical Data page toolbar allows you to choose the characteristic to be displayed on the chart.

Report As

Report As

The Report As button from the Historical Data page toolbar can be used to report the displayed data to a PDF, HTML or MHT file.

Print

Print

The Print button from the Historical Data page toolbar should be used to print the displayed historical data chart.

Configuration

Configuration

The Configuration button from the Historical Data page toolbar opens the view configuration menu where you can reach the historical data storing preferences.

The historical data is selected only for the specified date range. In demo purposes, the display range for historical data is by default set to the Today value. It can be changed with the range drop-down button on the view toolbar. The text on the button shows you the currently applied range. You can choose between the predefined ranges or provide a custom one. The level of details in the chart will be adjusted automatically for the specified range.

The data displayed on this page can be reported to a PDF, HTML or MHT file using the Report As button from the page toolbar. Also you can print the currently displayed live chart, with or without preview, by choosing an appropriate option from the Print button drop-down.

By default, the program stores all historical data for all hosts ever monitored until their statistics is deleted. If required, you can prevent the history database from continuous growing by configuring the historical data automatic removal on the Monitoring Statistics preference page. The shortcut for accessing this page is available in the configuration menu of the Historical Data page.

When the Details view for multiple hosts is active, the Monitoring Tools and the Publishing Tools Ribbon page categories appear. On the Monitoring page of the Monitoring Tools category, you can control the monitoring activity for the hosts linked to the details view and perform host details actions. The Publishing page from the Publishing Tools category contains the actions for reporting the displayed content to file and printing the content.