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

Changing performance monitor properties in bulk

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