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

Monitors

Monitor Types

Assigning Monitors

Critical Active Monitors

Active Monitors

Performance 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