2008-08-12 02:14 PM
The theory is that any moment in the day by checking these stats he/she would have a reasonable accurate view about the filer status
Including but not limited to:
I know DFM and possible Performance Advisor will help here so it might be a combination of some DFM and Command line checking.
2008-08-12 03:01 PM
There are indeed several ways to do. I give just some examples that we use:
2008-08-12 03:18 PM
In addition to the excellent suggestions made by Reinoud, for a long-term legacy viewpoint monitored internally could include.
Delivering ASUP's to an internal mail user for review/collection - Including notification if a critical event were to occur.
Also, outside of DFM/PA, if you happen to use any other SNMP monitor or traps, you could have it check the filer on specific triggers, though if something truly bad did happen, the ASUP alerts would then notify you.