Posts Tagged ‘monitoring device failure’

A Console Terminal Server with a Ping Response Alarm Keeps an Eye on Your Network Equipment

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

Wouldn’t it be nice if your console terminal server could automatically notify you when a network device in a remote equipment rack decides to crash or hiccup? When a console terminal server includes a ping response alarm (or ping-no-answer alarm), the console server unit can regularly ping user selected IP addresses, and then provide prompt notification whenever a device at a target IP address fails to respond to a ping command.