App-V Publishing Server Status Test

This test reports the availability and response time of the App-V Publishing server.

Target of the test : An App-V Client

Agent deploying the test : An internal agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for the App-V Client that is to be 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.

Detailed Diagnosis

To make diagnosis more efficient and accurate, the eG Enterprise embeds an optional detailed diagnostic capability. With this capability, the eG agents can be configured to run detailed, more elaborate tests as and when specific problems are detected. To enable the detailed diagnosis capability of this test for a particular server, choose the On option. To disable the capability, click on the Off option.

The option to selectively enable/disable the detailed diagnosis capability will be available only if the following conditions are fulfilled:

  • The eG manager license should allow the detailed diagnosis capability
  • Both the normal and abnormal frequencies configured for the detailed diagnosis measures should not be 0.
Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation


Indicates whether the App-V Publishing server is currently available or not.


This measure reports a value of 100 if the App-V Publishing server is available and a value 0 if the server is not available.

Response time

Indicates the time taken to by this server to connect to the App-V Publishing server.


A low value is desired for this measure. An increase in response time can be caused by several factors such as a server bottleneck, a network problem, etc.