Monitoring Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5

eG Enterprise suite offers a specialized Exchange 5.5 monitoring model (see Figure 7) for the Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5. The tests associated with this model continuously checks whether the core components of the Microsoft Exchange server 5.5 are operating to peak capacity or no, and promptly alert administrators to potential performance issues.

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Figure 7 : Layers of Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5

The Network, TCP, Application Processes, Windows Service and Mail Service layers have already been discussed in the Monitoring Unix and Windows Servers document. The Mail Service layer too has been dealt with elaborately in the Monitoring Unix and Windows Servers document. The sections to come therefore, will elaborate on the Exchange 5.5 Service layer only.