iSeries Monitoring Software

iSeries Monitoring

iSeries Monitoring Software

Watchdog by First Option is an iSeries monitoring software solution that provides centralized management via a user friendly interface for key system health threshold alert definitions, day, time and duration to suspend monitoring to accommodate scheduled maintenance, customized email groups for routing of informational and inquiry messages to a pre-defined support team. 

It is ideally suited for Data Centers and companies with multiple iSeries LPARS. 

A color coded screen alerts NOC staff to critical problems that require an immediate response as well as warns of potential problems.  Inquiry messages can be responded to directly from the system management screen.  Detailed message interrogation is performed down to the job level.  Job Queue depth interrogation is available to send an alert when the queue exceeds a number of jobs over a specified period of time.

The initial set up can be completed in under an hour.  An SSL connection is established to send your data to an FOI server housed in a data center that provides a secure environment and 24/7 infrastructure. 

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"IBM i Watchdog by First Option is an affordable, easy to install, and feature rich product.  We have been able to add additional clients/Servers without increasing staff to manage the new systems."

Nick Mattera
VP Hosting Operations
mindSHIFT, a Ricoh company
"IBM i Watchdog by First Option can be installed and monitoring in a matter of minutes. It allows us to easily manage all our systems from one central web application. The automatic upgrade download allows us to update all systems in an afternoon!"

Gene Frey
Director, Technical Services
mindSHIFT, a Ricoh Company

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