Passive Monitors

Passive Monitors run as background processes (OS-level logging, SNMP traps waiting for a condition, for example) on the monitored device, Passive Monitors are not initiated by WhatsUp Gold like an active monitor.

Important: Passive Monitors can only collect from the device's Default IP address.

See Also


Monitor Types

Assigning Monitors

Critical Active Monitors

Active Monitors

Performance 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