These steps will allow you to configure the InetAddress Ping service in Hyperic. The InetAddress Ping service type must be manually configured.

1

Navigate to the platform whose agent will monitor the service.

2

From the Tools menu, select New Platform Service.

3

On New Service page, enter a name for the service and select "InetAddress Ping" from the Service Type pull-down.

4

Supply all required values on the Configuration Properties page. Configuration options are defined in InetAddress Ping Configuration Options.