Monitoring Administration

This section reviews common administration tasks for the Lync Server 2013 Monitoring role. In general, there isn’t much day-to-day administration of the Lync Server 2013 Monitoring components. Instead, this section focuses on the reports generated by the Monitoring Server.

The most important page is the Dashboard. The Dashboard is broken up into four distinct areas or panes: System Usage, Per-User Call Diagnostics, Call Reliability Diagnostics, and Media Quality Diagnostics. By default, the Dashboard shows “this week” and a “6 week” view. However, a monthly view is also available via a link in the upper-right corner of the screen.

System Usage is the first section (see Table 7.1). Many of the fields are self-explanatory, ...

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