Monitoring Agent Settings

    What you are going to learn:

  • What are the different agent settings

To access the agent settings (or edit page), go to the agent detail page and then click the Menu Icon at the top right then Edit.

Screencapture Agent Settings

Basic Settings
Basic Settings

  • Name: A name to identify the agent.

  • Groups: The group's membership. Learn more on Agent Groups.

  • Networks: The network's membership. Learn more on Agent Networks.

  • Contact Details: Configure details about who is in charge of this agent. It could be an email, name or phone number.

  • Location: Configure details about the Location of this agent.

Advanced Parameters
Advanced Parameters

Network Performance Monitoring (NPM)
Network Performance Monitoring (NPM)

Speed Tests
Speed Tests

  • Download Speedtest Limit (Mbps): Default is no limit. If set, a speed test with this agent will have its download speed limited to that value.

  • Upload Speedtest Limit (Mbps): Default is no limit. If set, a speed test with this agent will have its upload speed limited to that value.

Application Performance Monitoring (APM)
Application Performance Monitoring (APM)

  • APM HTTP Concurrency: Default is 1. Limit the number of APM HTTP tests that can be executed at the same time.

  • APM HTTP Rate Limit (bps): Default is no limit. Limit the speed of an APM HTTP Test. Useful to avoid congestion during a download test. Supports K, M and G suffixes (ex: 10M for 10 Mbps).

Device Monitoring
Device Monitoring

Other Parameters
Other Parameters

  • Disable Notifications: Default is unchecked. If checked, no notifications will be sent regarding this agent. Useful for remote workers where it is normal to have ups and downs on the Network Monitoring Sessions.