6.1 Understanding the Monitor Components

If you are not familiar with GroupWise Monitor, review GroupWise Monitor Overview in Installing GroupWise Monitor in the GroupWise 2012 Installation Guide.

As you plan Monitor in a clustering environment, you must keep in mind that you will plan and set up two Monitor components:

You install the Monitor Agent on each node in the cluster. You install the Monitor Application to your Web server, which must not be clustered. This means that the Monitor Agent Web console at the following URL is always available, because it is part of the cluster:


However, the Monitor Web console at the following URL is not available if the Web server is down: