Performance Monitors

Performance Monitors return health and performance metrics over time and enable you to leverage WhatsUp Gold Reporting for calculating averages, visualizing trends, and tracking history.

Tip: Performance monitors provide historic data and up-to-moment troubleshooting data.


  • Interface Utilization

Session / OS

  • SSH
  • SQL Query Monitor
  • Windows Performance Counter

Hyper-V Event Log

Network Management and Instrumentation

  • SNMP Monitor
  • WMI Monitor

Disk I/O and Disk Throughput

  • Disk Utilization


  • AWS Cloudwatch
  • AWS Billing (AWS Cloudwatch using Billing namespace)

See Also


Monitor Types

Assigning Monitors

Critical Active Monitors

Active Monitors

Passive Monitors

Rules Expression Editor

Advanced settings: performance monitor collection

Configure Memory Threshold

Configure Disk Performance Threshold

Adding Custom Thresholds

Ping Advanced Settings

Active Monitor Advanced Properties

Advanced Settings