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When using the Orion agent, SAM collects all data from application monitors for that server. SAM can deploy and consume collected data using Orion agents for Windows and Linux. For full details on Orion agents, see:
You can override data collection behavior in specific instances per application monitor or template. You can configure an application or template to collect data through a preferred polling method as agent or agentless. For example, for the User Experience Monitor template you may not want to measure response time locally from the server where the application is installed. If this is the case, you can switch the application to poll without using an agent.
Agent Communication can be deployed as either Active or Passive:
Application templates provide collections of application monitors with configurable settings to collect and monitor data for Orion managed nodes. These templates include a variety of options based on operating systems, applications, and services.
For details, prerequisites, and configuration requirements for application templates and monitors, see SAM??Component Monitor Types and SAM??Template Reference. To use component monitors in Linux environments with the Orion agent for Linux, you need complete additional configurations. This information is added to the component monitors and available in this section.
The following component monitors supported for Orion Agent for Windows:
The following component monitors are supported for Orion Agent for Linux:
The following reports are installed for use with the Orion Agent: