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Monitor Server

I have a server where I host about 10 Web-application, I would like a light software to monitor the server in order to know if I am reaching the limits of the server.
Also getting alert would be great.

Moreover,  what are the parameter on the server that I should monitor to  make sure the end user is always getting the best performance.

Server running windows 2008 webserver, sql server 2005. 4Gb memory

Thanks
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Steve

8/22/2022 - Mon
Steve

use the build in performance monitor as its free and doesnt create too much additional processing.

you can set up alerts in here too.

Set up a monitor for the basics and go from there:

CPU % use
Free Memory
Disk Queues
Network bandwidth
pagefile usage
Sandy

Nagios and Zenoss are good tool for proactive monitoring.
arnololo123

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Thanks,  Iwill look into those software but how do I determine that the hardware needs to  be updated, like more memory or faster CPU? What is the treshold,  memory over 80% for 20 min, 1 hour, 6 hour?

Thanks
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