Plug-ins

API and Development Toolkit Plug-Ins
  JMX Server Provides detail around how the JMX plug-in connects to Java applications to expose their state in accordance with the JMX specification.
  Toolkit Technical Reference This explains how the plug-in configuration is used to integrate output from custom commands/scripts into the Geneos.
  Toolkit User Guide This discusses the installation, set-up, and configuration of the Toolkit sampler. It also provides common sample scripts.
  XML-RPC Instrumentation API Describes how the Geneos API can be used to create customised views, or write to streams that may be read by the File Keyword Monitoring (FKM) plug-in.
Citrix Plug-Ins


The end of life (EOL) date for this module is: 28 February 2019.

  Citrix Apps Technical Reference for the Citrix Apps Plug-In, which monitors Citrix published applications.
  Citrix Processes Outlines the way the plug-in provides a view of the current processes running on the machine, which stem from a remote login.
  Citrix Sessions Outlines the way the plug-in provides a view of the current processes running on the machine, which stem from a remote login.
  Citrix Summary The Citrix Summary Technical Reference outlines how the plug-in monitors Citrix session information.
Combo Plug-In
  Combo Plug-In The Universal Combo Plug-In can be used to combine multiple source views.
Database Plug-Ins
  Informix Plug-In Describes how the plug-in monitors the health and status of a server running the Informix Relational Database Management System (RDBMS).
  Oracle The Oracle Technical Reference explains how the plug-in displays metrics from an Oracle database.
  SQL Toolkit Technical Reference The SQL Toolkit Technical Reference describes how the plug-in can be used to evaluate database queries.
  SQL Toolkit User Guide Discusses the installation, set-up, and configuration of the SQL Toolkit sampler. It also provides sample database templates with the use of Netprobe and DB libraries.
  Sybase Describes how Sybase Knowledge Module monitors SYBASE database parameters and the SYBASE server parameters.
  SYBASE Server Describes how the plug-in allows for monitoring of SYBASE database parameters and SYBASE server parameters.
File Monitoring Plug-Ins
  Component Versions Identifies the version information for processes / components that write to log files.
  File Keyword Monitoring Technical Reference The File Keyword Monitoring (FKM) Technical Reference provides reference material for the plug-in.
  File Keyword Monitoring User Guide The File Keyword Monitoring (FKM) User Guide outlines the provides best practice for a range of use cases.
  File Transfer Monitoring Technical Reference The File Transfer Monitoring (FTM) Technical Reference provides reference material for the plug-in.
  File Transfer Monitoring User Guide The File Transfer Monitoring (FTM) User Guide provides best practice for a range of use cases.
  State Tracker Technical Reference The State Tracker Technical Reference outlines how the plug-in monitors any process, system or application that writes to a log file.
  State Tracker User Guide The State Tracker User Guide provides instruction to monitor any process, system or application that writes to a log file.
IBM i AS/400
  IBMi AS/400 The IBMi Technical Reference outlines how Geneos can monitor the IBM i remotely using the JTOpen library.
Latency Monitoring
  IXWatch Message analyser Describes the details of this monitoring and analysis of market data trading messages plug-in.
Latency Monitoring - Message Tracker
  Message Tracker API The Message Tracker plug-in provides an XML-RPC interface that allows external adapters to provide information about messages to be tracked.
  Message Tracker FIX The Message Tracker Fix Technical Reference describes the configuration details for the internal FIX adaptor.
  Message Tracker REGEX The Message Tracker Regex Technical Reference describes the configuration details for the internal REGEX adaptor.
  Message Tracker Technical Reference The Message Tracker Technical Reference defines the behaviour of the message tracker plug-in.
  Message Tracker User Guide Instructs users in measuring the latency of message propagation and messages that fail to arrive at specified destinations.
Market Data Monitoring (MDM and FLM)
  Feed Adapters This includes the feed parameters, instrument codes, and field codes information of the supported feed adapters by ITRS.
  Feed Latency Monitoring (FLM) Plug-in User Guide The Feed Latency Monitoring Plug-In monitors the quality and speed of market data in real time.
  MDM Sampler and Feed Adapter Technical Reference This is a technical reference information for the Sampler and Feed Adapter APIs.
  MDM Sampler Templates This shows the list of existing sampler templates that you can use as reference.
  Market Data Monitor (MDM) User Guide This gives the overview of the plug-in to help you understand how the MDM works and know the other related documents.
  MDM Writing Samplers and Feed Adapters This provides instructions on how to write samplers and feed adapters.
Market Data System
  Bloomberg B-PIPE The Bloomberg B-PIPE plug-in is a fast, normalized, reliable and cost-effective consolidated market data feed for enterprise use.
  NYXT PapaStats The PapaStats utility publishes health and system statistics about the NYXT Feed Handler.
  Reuters Management Class Brings RMC parameters of any Reuters Market Data System (RMDS) component into Geneos in real-time.
  TIB Link The TIB Plug-In allows for monitoring of TIBCO's TIB.
Middleware
  E4JMS The suite of E4JMS plug-ins is designed to monitor the JMS implementation by TIBCO.
  MQ Queue The MQ Queue plug-in is part of a suite of plug-ins designed to monitor an IBM WebSphere MQ server.
  MQ Queue Channel The MQ Channel plug-in is part of a suite of plug-ins designed to monitor an IBM WebSphere MQ server.
  MQ Queue Info Monitors a specific queue associated with a specified queue manager on an IBM WebSphere MQ installation.
  TIB RV Geneos TIB RV Plug-In monitors TIB Rendezvous Service parameters including network utilisation and hosts.
  TIB RV Publisher The Geneos TIB RV Publisher Plug-In monitors TIB Rendezvous Publishers (or sources).
  TIB RV Stream The TIB RV Stream plug-in turns RV traffic into Geneos Streams.
System
  JMX ThreadInfo The Geneos JMX ThreadInfo Plug-In allows for the monitoring of the thread sub-system of JMX-enabled applications.
  Network Plug-In The Network Plug-In monitors the main performance statistics of the network interfaces on a host running Netprobe.
  Processes Plug-In The Processes Plug-In monitors instances of running processes.
  Top The Top Plug-In monitors systems for resource hungry tasks.
System Hardware
  CPU CPU Plug-In monitors CPUs for a multi-CPU host.
  Device IO The Geneos Device IO Plug-In reports disk activity.
  Disk The Geneos Disk Plug-In monitors disk partition usage.
  Hardware The Geneos Hardware Plug-In monitors the major operating system and hardware resource settings of a host.
  IPC The Geneos IPC plug-in provides an in depth status view of all shared memory segments that are currently active on the system.
System Remote
  MIBMON The MIBMON Plug-In polls a list of MIBS from a specified remote device / node.
  Net Ping The Net Ping Plug-In monitors network response times by sending ping (ICMP echo request) messages on a regular basis and waiting for the echo reply.
  TCP Links The TCP Links plug-in monitors active TCP/IP connections to and from the Netprobe host.
  TRAPMON The TRAPMON plug-in allows the monitoring of SNMP Trap traffic via Geneos.
  X Broadcast This guide describes how Geneos API can be used to create customised views, or write to streams that may be read by the File Keyword Monitoring (FKM) plug-in.
  X Mcast The Geneos X Mcast plug-in monitors multicast traffic and displays statistics such as the data rate and packet rate, for a list of user-defined multicast groups.
  X Multicast The X Multicast plug-in monitors multicast traffic and displays statistics such as the data rate and message rate, for a list of user-defined multicast groups.
  X Ping The Geneos X-Ping Plug-In checks the network path to a specified target node and the availability of the node.
  X Route The X-ROUTE Plug-In checks the network path to a specified target node, the latency introduced by each hop and the availability of the node.
  X Services The X-SERVICES Plug-In checks the network path to a specified target node, the availability of the node and if the node has processes that listen on the ports specified.
  X Top The X-Top plug-in monitors the top N producers of multicast traffic from a list of user-defined multicast groups. It displays statistics such as data rate and packet rate.
  X Traffic The Geneos X Traffic plug-in monitors user-defined TCP/IP conversations and displays the data send and receive rates and connection state.
System Unix
  SU The Geneos SU Plug-In monitors the SU log generated by SU on Solaris.
  Unix Users The Geneos UNIX-USERS Plug-In monitors user activity on a Unix or Linux host.
System Windows
  Desktop PC Monitoring The Desktop PC Monitoring Plug-In uses WMI to monitor a few key pieces of information about a Windows PC.
  Veritas Cluster Server This plug-in allows Geneos users to monitor the Veritas Cluster Server system.
  Windows Apps The Geneos Windows WIN-APPS Plug-In monitors Windows Applications.
  Windows Cluster The Windows Cluster monitoring plug-in uses the native API to obtain information on configured Windows failover clusters.
  Windows Management Instruments (WMI) The WMI plug-in is a set of extensions to the Windows Driver Model.
  Windows Performance Monitor The Geneos Windows Performance Monitoring Plug-In brings Windows Performance seamlessly and in real-time into the Geneos 'world'.
  Windows Services The Geneos Windows WINSERV Plug-In monitors Windows Services.
Trading
  ClearVision Status The ClearVision status plug-in reads the status webpage as produced by a GL ClearVision server.
  MISS-X The MISS-X Plug-In monitors the Market services and users connected to the MISS system.
  ORC The ORC system comprises of a number of processes that interact across a distributed UNIX architecture.
  Trading Technologies The Trading Technologies Plug-In monitors the Trading Technologies system. IT displays Gateway information, exchange logins information and exchange services information.
Trading - Fidessa
  Fidessa The Fidessa plug-in monitors Fidessa service parameters to provide a comprehensive set of Fidessa monitoring facilities.
  Fidessa DQ The Fidessa-DQ (Database Query) Plug-In monitors the data in FIDESSA's real-time database.
Trading - FIX
  FIX The Geneos FIX plug-in is used to monitor sets of conversations that use the Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol.
Trading - GL
  GL Greffon The Geneos GL Greffon plug-in monitors the GL system and displays information about user logons through Greffon connections.
  GL Lost Orders The GL Lost Orders plug-in compares the lirebase log before and after the GL and exchange execute order-book reset.
  GL Order Book The Geneos GL Orderbook plug-in is most effectively used as a manual trigger to produce a snap-shot of the orders on an exchange order book on the GL servers.
  GL Permissions The GL Permissions plug-in monitors the GL permissions that traders and users have, as defined by the GL password.ini & traderid.ini files.
  GL Router The GL Router plug-in monitors Users and Server connections to the GL P3 router process.
  GL Sets SLC The Sets SLC plug-in is a specialised monitor for SLC connectivity to the London (SETS) or Johannesburg (JSE) stock exchanges that utilises the TCP/IP connections.
  GL SLC The SLC plug-in allows Geneos users to monitor the saturation metrics of an SLC log file.
  GL SLC Relay The GL SLC Relay plug-in is a specialised monitor for SLC RELAY connections.
  GL SLE The Geneos GL SLE plug-in is part of a suite of modules that monitors aspects of the GL trading system.
  GL SLE TCP The GL-SLE-TCP plug-in is a specialised monitor for SLE TCP/IP connections for use with the LIFFE exchange only.
Trading - Pats
  Pats Status The Geneos PATS-STATUS Plug-In allows Geneos users to monitor the status and outstanding errors information about PATS components.
  Pats Trading Breaches The Geneos PATS Trading Breaches plug-in allows Geneos users to monitor information about trading breaches by users on the PATS system.
  Pats Users The Geneos PATS Users plug-in allows Geneos users to monitor information about user connections and connection attempts to the PATS system.
Web Monitoring
  Extractor Extractor allows data from different sources to be turned into dataviews so that they may be monitored using the Geneos system.
  Web-Mon WEB-MON checks a WEB Server's ability to supply pages/files by requesting a series of pre-set pages/files on a regular basis.
Windows Terminal Services
  WTS Licences Explains the WTS Licenses plug-in, which provides a view of the current licenses issued by a Terminal Services Licensing Server.
  WTS Processes Outlines the way the plug-in provides a view of the current processes running on the machine, which stem from a remote login.
  WTS Sessions Describes the way the plug-in provides a view of the current processes running on the machine, which stem from a remote login.
  WTS Summary Provides information around the way the plug-in monitors the state of the server, including that of the Licensing Servers polled for licenses by each WTS Licenses plug-in.