vCenter Hyperic can monitor an HTTP service over the network. You configure a platform service of type "HTTP" on the operating system platform of your choice. The vCenter Hyperic agent on that platform collects the metrics for the remote service and presents them under the newly created platform service.

This section explains the functions performed by the netservices plugin.

These steps will allow you to configure the "HTTP" service in vCenter Hyperic. The "HTTP" service type must be manually configured.

This section details the options in the configuration schema for the "HTTP" service type.

This topic details the metrics for the HTTP service.

These steps will allow you to tailor the monitoring defaults.

This section explains how to enable event tracking.