The Essential Guide to Simple System Monitoring

The more systems and apps in your network, the messier

Make system monitoring easier on yourself with this eGuide.


In the early days of IT, monitoring was relatively simple. Shifts of human operators watched the system console and took care of the messages that required attention. Over time, as more systems were added to the network, the need to share data across disparate systems became commonplace.

The number of operators required increased, as did the cost to monitor IT, so businesses looked toward monitoring and then automation. The marketplace is full of monitoring solutions that range from freeware up to enterprise solutions, but which is best for your business?

This eGuide provides insight into system monitoring, explores the options, and highlights some sticking points you should be aware of before investing in a monitoring solution.

Complete the form at right to download this eGuide and learn:

  • What you should be monitoring
  • Whether enterprise monitoring solutions overpromise
  • What to look for in a monitoring solution