5.16. Monitoring Tungsten Clustering
It is your responsibility to properly monitor your deployments of
Tungsten Clustering and Tungsten Replicator. The minimum level of monitoring must
be done at three levels. Additional monitors may be run depending on your
environment but these three are required in order to ensure availability and
Make sure the appropriate Tungsten Clustering and Tungsten Replicator services
Make sure all datasources and replication services are
Make sure replication latency is within an acceptable range.
Special consideration must be taken if you have multiple installations on
a single server. That applies for clustering and replication or multiple
These three points must be checked for all directories where
Tungsten Clustering or Tungsten Replicator are installed. In addition, all
servers should be monitored for basic health of the processors, disk and
network. Proper alerting and graphing will prevent many issues that will
cause system failures.