Mikoomi - the leading open-source enterprise monitoring appliance company has released a monitoring plugin agent for IBM's WebSphere Application Server (WAS). The solution consists of the Mikoomi virtual appliance and plugin agents for databases and application servers.
The WebSphere monitoring agent monitors over 25 key metrics covering attributes from the JVM, thread pools, JDBC connections and web requests providing useful insight into the health and capacity of applications running on WAS. Furthermore, when user-configurable thresholds are reached, the agent sends alerts to emails, pagers, cell phones and can be configured to integrate with enterprise Help Desk and Ticketing applications for automated workflow.
Performance, throughput and other metrics across WebSphere servers databases, and UNIX and Windows can be compared, graphed and analyzed to provide an end-to-end view of applications and IT systems.