Introduction to Monitoring
Selecting and Developing Monitoring Tools
A Sample Directory Monitoring Utility
To deploy a reliable directory service that meets your users' expectations, you need to develop and implement a monitoring strategy. Your monitoring system should help you attain three main goals:
To quickly detect and be able to remedy failures of your directory service
To anticipate and resolve potential problems before they result in failure
To understand the usage patterns of your directory to aid you in capacity planning
In this chapter we first discuss general monitoring principles and the various types of monitoring ...