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Novell GroupWise Message Transfer Agent (Windows)

This template allows you to check GroupWise Message Transfer Agent (MTA) statistics by retrieving it from MTA's webpage.

Prerequisites

WinRM must be installed and properly configured on the target server.

Credentials

Administrator on target server.

This template is based on this article: http://www.novell.com/documentation/gw8/gw8_admin/?page=/documentation/gw8/gw8_admin/data/a7q4zpk.html.

Monitored Components

For details on monitors, see SAM Component Monitor Types.

Message Transfer Agent: Statistic 1

This monitor returns different MTA statistic. The returned values are as follows:

  • Total Domains - This component returns the total number of domains the MTA links to.
  • Closed Domains – This component returns the number of domains that are currently closed.
  • Total Post Offices – This component returns the total number of post offices in the domain.
  • Closed Post Offices – This component returns the number of post offices that are currently closed.
  • Total Gateways – This component returns the total number of gateways in the domain.
  • Closed Gateways – This component returns the number of gateways that are currently closed.

You should set correct arguments in the following order:
IP_address,port

where

IP_address – IP address of target server with installed MTA. By default it uses value ${IP} which will automatically set the IP address of target node;

port – MTA HTTP access port. By default it is set to 7180.

If the monitor returns a value of -1, this can mean that the statistic cannot be found on MTA's web page.

Message Transfer Agent: Statistic 2

This monitor returns different MTA statistic. The returned values are as follows:

You should set correct arguments in the following order:

IP_address,port

where

IP_address – IP address of target server with installed MTA. By default it uses value ${IP} which will automatically set the IP address of target node;

port – MTA HTTP access port. By default it is set to 7180.

If the monitor returns a value of -1, this can mean that the statistic cannot be found on MTA's web page.

Message Transfer port

This component monitor tests the ability of a Message Transfer to accept incoming sessions. By default it monitors 7100 TCP port. You should put correct Message Transfer port here, which you set during MTA installation.

HTTP port

This component monitor tests the ability of a MTA HTTP access to accept incoming sessions. By default it monitors 7180 TCP port. You should put correct MTA HTTP port here, which you set during MTA installation.

Process: Message Transfer Agent

This monitor returns CPU and memory usage of Message Transfer Agent process (gwmta.exe).

HTTP Monitor

This component monitor tests a web server's ability to accept incoming sessions and transmit the requested page. By default it monitors web site on 7180 TCP port.