One of the most obvious things to have Hyperic HQ monitor for you is whether your servers are available; that is, whether they are running and responding to requests. In this recipe, we will learn how to view the availability information for our SOA Suite 11g instances.
You will need to install Oracle SOA Suite and the Hyperic HQ server and agents for this recipe. Both Hyperic HQ and Oracle SOA Suite will need to be running. You will also need the login credentials for the Hyperic HQ console.
These steps show us how to monitor system availability with Hyperic: