Monitoring the VMware Identity Manager

eG Enterprise offers a specialized monitoring model to monitor the VMware Identity Manager which periodically checks the availability of the VMware Identity Manager over the web, the network connectivity of the VMware Identity Manager from an external location and the traffic transmitted and received by the VMware Identity Manager through the network interfaces.

Figure 1 : The layer model of the VMware Identity Manager

Each layer of Figure 1 is mapped to a variety of tests that provide valuable insights into the overall performance of the VMware Identity Manager. The Network layer mapped to the VMware Identity Manager has already been dealt with the Monitoring Unix and Windows Servers document. Let us now discuss the Identity Manager layer in the section below.