Domain Controller Summary

Use this test to know the number and names of all domain controllers that manage the servers and users in the domains of interest to you.

Target of the test : An Active Directory server

Agent deploying the test : An internal agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for every domain name configured against DNS Name

Configurable parameters for the test
Parameters Description

Test period

This indicates how often should the test be executed.


The host for which this test is to be configured.


Refers to the port used by the Active Directory server.

DNS Name

Provide a comma-separated list of the fully qualified domain names of all the domains that you want the test to scan for domain controllers. For instance, your specification can be,,  

Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation

Domain Controllers

Indicates the number of domain controllers in this domain.


The detailed diagnosis of this measure lists the names of all domain controllers in a chosen domain.