File Size Test

The FileSize test monitors the file size of each of the files specified as parameters to the test.

Target of the test : Any host

Agent deploying the test : An internal agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for every file configured.

Configurable parameters for the test
Parameter Description

Test Period

How often should the test be executed.


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


The port on which the specified host listens.


Specify a comma separated list of file reference and file path combinations - e.g., agentlog:c:\eg\agent\logs\agentout.log,managerlog:c:\eg\manager\logs\error_ log.

Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation

Current size

The current size of the file in Kilobytes



Alerts can be generated when a file exceeds a pre-defined maximum size.