Normal Jobs Test

This test measures how well the Symantec Backup server performs normal backups.

Target of the test : A Symantec Backup server

Agent deploying the test : An internal agent

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

Configurable parameters for the test
Parameter Description

Test Period

How often should the test be executed.


The host for which the test is to be configured.


The port number at which the Symantec Backup server listens to. By default, this is NULL.

Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation

Normal job count

Indicates the total number of normal backup jobs.



Average normal job dbcctime

Indicates the average time taken running DBCCs by all normal backup jobs which run DBCCs.



Average Normal job scantime

Indicates the average time taken running the pre scan by all normal backup jobs with pre scan.



Average Normal job runtime

Indicates the average time taken by all normal backup jobs.



Average normal job verifytime

Indicates the average verify time taken running all the normal backup jobs.