Monitoring an Application (SAM)

  1. Log on to your SolarWinds Web Console with an Administrator account.
  2. Click the Settings / All Settings
  3. Find Product Specific Settings and Click SAM Settings.
  4. In the Getting Started with SAM box, Click Manually Assign Application Monitors.
  5. Select the Application Monitor template you want to apply, and then click Next.
  6. Select the server node or nodes to which you want to apply the Application Monitor template, and then click Next.
  7. If suitable credentials already exist,choose the credential from the Choose Credential
  8. If suitable credentials do not exist,choose <New Credential> from the Choose Credential list, and then add the new credential by filling out the credential details.
  9. Click Testto test the credentials and component monitors against the test node.
  10. If the test fails,troubleshoot the problem based on the error messages, and then retest the node.
  11. If the test passes, click Assign Application Monitors.

Assign a Monitoring Template through the Manage Application Monitor Templates page

  1. Log on to your SolarWinds Web Console with an Administrator account.
  2. Click the Applications tab.
  3. Click SAM Settings.
  4. Click Manage Applications.
  5. Click the Application monitor templates
  6. Check the check box next to the template you want to assign.
  7. Click Assign to Node.
  8. Select the server node or nodes to which you want to apply the Application Monitor template, and then click Next.
  9. If suitable credentials already exist,choose the credential from the Choose Credential
  10. If suitable credentials do not exist,choose <New Credential> from the Choose Credential list, and then add the new credential by filling out the credential details.
  11. Click Testto test the credentials and component monitors against the test node.
  12. If the test fails,troubleshoot the problem based on the error messages, and then retest the node.
  13. If the test passes, click Assign Application Monitors.
  14. Review the information for the assigned Application Monitor and then click