File and Directory Monitoring
Motadata enables you to monitor a file or a directory from a monitor (in this case, the monitor would be a server, whether virtual or non-virtual).
The metrics related to a file or a directory can be made available for monitoring by adding its path to the File/Directory Monitor Settings and then running discovery through Rediscover Settings.
Go to Menu, Select Settings . After that, Go to Monitoring . Select File/Directory Monitor Settings to display the list of all the processes in the system.
The File/Directory Monitor Settings displays the following fields:
|Path||The path of the file/directory that can be monitored.|
|Type||Indicates whether the path belongs to a File or a Directory.|
|OS Type||The type of operating system to which the File or the Directory belongs. This is further categorized into the following:|
|Actions||Select to display permissible actions on the File/Directory. The following actions are available: