AS400 Users Test

This test monitors the user activity on the AS400 server.

Target of the test : An AS400 Server

Agent deploying the test : An external/remote agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for the AS400 server monitored.

Configurable parameters for the test
Parameter Description

Test Period

How often should the test be executed.


The IP address of the host for which this test is to be configured.


The port at which the specified host listens. By default, this is NULL


This test connects to the AS400 server being monitored to extract the required metrics. Therefore, specify the name of the AS400 server to connect to in the ServerName text box.


To enable the test to login to the specified AS400 server, you need to provide the test with the credentials of a valid user to the AS400 server. Hence, specify a valid userid.


Provide the Password that corresponds to the specified UserID.

Confirm Password

Confirm the password by retyping it in the Confirm Password text box.

Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation

Users signed on

Indicates the number of users currently signed on the AS400 system.


This measure is a good indicator of the session load on the server.

Signed off users waiting to print

Indicates the number of sessions that have ended with printer output files waiting to print.



Users suspended

Indicates the number of user jobs that have been temporarily suspended by system request jobs so that another job may be run.



Users temporarily signed off

Indicates the number of interactive jobs that are disconnected plus the number of disconnected jobs.