PRTG Manual: List of Available Sensor Types

Here you can find a list of all available sensors in alphabetical order, including the version they were introduced in, their category, and what they monitor.

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In this section:

Categories

Category

Description

General

Sensors that let you monitor the basic parameters of your network

Backup and replication monitoring

Sensors that let you monitor backup and replication jobs

Bandwidth monitoring

Sensors that let you analyze your network bandwidth

Cloud service

Sensors that let you get a quick overview of all cloud services

Custom

Sensors that let you enhance the monitoring task far beyond the standard sensor set

Database server

Sensors that let you monitor the most common databases

eHealth

Sensors that let you monitor medical equipment

EXE

Sensors that let you carry out a wide range of different operations. See the EXE in the table for more information.

Hardware parameter

Sensors that let you monitor the status of hardware components

IoT and IIoT

Sensors that let you monitor IoT-capable and IIoT-capable devices

Linux/Unix/macOS

Sensors that let you monitor Linux-based networks

Mail server

Sensors that let you monitor different parameters of mail servers

PRTG internal

Sensors that let you monitor internal parameters of PRTG

SNMP

Sensors that let you monitor a wide range of devices via SNMP

Storage and file server

Sensors that let you monitor different parameters of storage and file servers

Various server

Sensors that let you monitor a wide range of server parameters

Virtual server

Sensors that let you monitor your virtualized IT infrastructure

VoIP and QoS

Sensors that let you monitor the QoS in a network and all VoIP-relevant network parameters

Web server (HTTP)

Sensors that let you monitor server parameters with HTTP

Windows WMI/performance counter

Sensors that let you monitor Windows systems via WMI and Windows performance counters

All Sensors in Alphabetical Order

Sensor

Introduced in Version

Category

What It Monitors

Active Directory Replication Errors

8.3.0

Backup and replication monitoring, EXE, Windows WMI/performance counter

Windows DC for replication errors

ADO SQL v2

16.x.24

Database server, EXE

Database via an ADO connection

Amazon CloudWatch Alarm

16.x.22

Cloud service

Status of an Amazon CloudWatch alarm

Amazon CloudWatch EBS

15.x.19

Cloud service

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service EBS

Amazon CloudWatch EC2

15.x.19

Cloud service

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service EC2

Amazon CloudWatch ElastiCache

15.x.19

Cloud service

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service ElastiCache

Amazon CloudWatch ELB

15.x.19

Cloud service

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service ELB

Amazon CloudWatch RDS

15.x.19

Cloud service

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service RDS

Amazon CloudWatch SNS

15.x.19

Cloud service

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service SNS

Amazon CloudWatch SQS

15.x.19

Cloud service

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service SQS

AWS Alarm v2

22.x.76

Cloud service

Status of an AWS alarm by reading its data from Amazon CloudWatch via the AWS API

AWS Cost

20.1.56

Cloud service

Cost of an AWS account by reading its data from the AWS Cost Explorer API

AWS EBS v2

22.x.76

Cloud service

Performance of an EBS volume by reading its data from Amazon CloudWatch via the AWS API

AWS EC2 v2

22.x.76

Cloud service

Performance of an Amazon EC2 instance by reading its data from Amazon CloudWatch via the AWS API

AWS ELB v2

22.x.76

Cloud service

Performance of an ELB load balancer by reading its data from Amazon CloudWatch via the AWS API

Beckhoff IPC System Health

21.x.71

IoT and IIoT

System health of a Beckhoff IPC via OPC UA

Business Process

15.x.20

Custom

Summarized status of entire business processes while monitoring several process components

Cisco IP SLA

7

SNMP, VoIP and QoS

VoIP network parameters using IP SLAs from Cisco via SNMP

Citrix XenServer Host

12.x.1

EXE, Virtual server

Xen host server via HTTP

Citrix XenServer Virtual Machine

8.1.0

EXE, Virtual server

VM on a Citrix XenServer via HTTP

Cloud HTTP

14.x.14

General, Web server (HTTP)

Response time and response code of the target server via HTTP

Cloud HTTP v2

20.3.62

General, Web server (HTTP)

Response time and response code of the target server via HTTP

Cloud Ping

14.x.14

General

Response time of the target server via TCP ping

Cloud Ping v2

20.3.62

General

Response time of the target server via TCP ping

Cluster Health

9.1.0

PRTG internal

Health of the cluster

Common SaaS

15.x.19

Cloud service, Web server (HTTP)

Availability of several SaaS providers

Core Health

9.1.0

PRTG internal

Status of the PRTG core server

Core Health (Autonomous)

21.2.67

PRTG internal

Status of the PRTG core server

Dell EMC Unity Enclosure Health v2

20.4.64

Storage and file server

Health of an enclosure on a Dell EMC storage system via the REST API

Dell EMC Unity File System v2

20.3.62

Storage and file server

File system on a Dell EMC storage system via the REST API

Dell EMC Unity Storage Capacity v2

20.3.62

Storage and file server

Storage capacity of a Dell EMC storage system via the REST API

Dell EMC Unity Storage LUN v2

20.3.61

Storage and file server

LUN on a Dell EMC storage system via the REST API

Dell EMC Unity Storage Pool v2

20.3.62

Storage and file server

Storage pool on a Dell EMC storage system via the REST API

Dell EMC Unity VMware Datastore v2

20.4.63

Storage and file server, Virtual server

VMware datastore on a Dell EMC storage system via the REST API

Dell PowerVault MDi Logical Disk

12.x.1

EXE, Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

Virtual disk on a Dell PowerVault MD3000i, MD3420, MD3620i, MD3000f, MD3620f, or MD3820i

Dell PowerVault MDi Physical Disk

14.x.13

EXE, Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

Physical disk on a Dell PowerVault MD3000i, MD3420, MD3620i, MD3000f, or MD3620f

DHCP

8.2.0

Various server

DHCP server

DICOM Bandwidth

18.1.38

eHealth, EXE

Bandwidth usage of a C-STORE request to a DICOM-capable device

DICOM C-ECHO

18.1.38

eHealth, EXE

Availability of DICOM-capable systems and devices by sending C-ECHO requests to the target system

DICOM Query/Retrieve

18.1.38

eHealth, EXE

C-FIND capability of DICOM-capable systems and devices

DNS v2

20.2.59

Various server

DNS server, resolves domain name records, and compares them to a filter

Docker Container Status

16.x.22

Virtual server

Status of a Docker container

Dropbox

15.x.19

Cloud service

Dropbox account via the Dropbox API and OAuth2

Enterprise Virtual Array

13.x.6

EXE, Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

HPE Storage EVA via the sssu.exe from HPE P6000 Command View Software

Event Log (Windows API)

7

Windows WMI/performance counter

Event Log entries using the Windows API

Exchange Backup (PowerShell)

13.x.5

EXE, Mail server

Backups of an Exchange server via Remote PowerShell

Exchange Database (PowerShell)

13.x.5

EXE, Mail server

Database information of an Exchange server via Remote PowerShell

Exchange Database DAG (PowerShell)

15.x.18

EXE, Mail server

DAG status of a database on an Exchange server via Remote PowerShell

Exchange Mail Queue (PowerShell)

13.x.5

EXE, Mail server

Number of items in the outgoing mail queue of an Exchange server via Remote PowerShell

Exchange Mailbox (PowerShell)

13.x.5

EXE, Mail server

Mailboxes of an Exchange server via Remote PowerShell

Exchange Public Folder (PowerShell)

13.x.5

EXE, Mail server

Public folders and subfolders of an Exchange server via Remote PowerShell

EXE/Script

7

Custom, EXE

Value returned by the executable file or script (in one channel only) and the execution time

EXE/Script Advanced

7

Custom, EXE

Values returned by the executable file or script in multiple channels

File

7

Backup and replication monitoring, Storage and file server

Changes to file content and file time stamp

File Content

7

Storage and file server

Text files (for example, log files) for certain strings

Folder

7

Backup and replication monitoring, Storage and file server

Folder via SMB

FTP

7

EXE, Storage and file server

File servers using FTP and FTPS

FTP Server File Count

8.3.0

Storage and file server

Number of files available in the directory listing

Google Analytics

15.x19

Cloud service

Several metrics from a Google Analytics account using the Google API and OAuth2

Google Drive

15.x.19

Cloud service

Google Drive account via the Google API and OAuth2

HL7

18.1.38

eHealth, EXE

Availability of HL7 interfaces

HPE 3PAR Common Provisioning Group

21.x.70

Storage and file server

Capacity of a CPG on an HPE 3PAR storage system

HPE 3PAR Drive Enclosure

22.x.76

Storage and file server

A drive enclosure of an HPE 3PAR storage system

HPE 3PAR Virtual Volume

22.x.76

Storage and file server

Capacity of a virtual volume on an HPE 3PAR storage system

HTTP

7

General, Web server (HTTP)

Loading time of a web page or element

HTTP Advanced

7

Web server (HTTP)

Source code of a web page using HTTP

HTTP Apache ModStatus PerfStats

12.x.3

Web server (HTTP)

Performance statistics of an Apache web server using mod_status over HTTP

HTTP Apache ModStatus Totals

12.x.3

Web server (HTTP)

Activity of an Apache web server using mod_status over HTTP

HTTP Content

7

Web server (HTTP)

Numeric value returned by an HTTP request

HTTP Data Advanced

15.x.16

Web server (HTTP)

Values returned by the web server in multiple channels

HTTP Full Web Page

7

EXE, Web server (HTTP)

Full download time of a web page including assets such as images

HTTP IoT Push Data Advanced

18.3.43

IoT and IIoT, Web server (HTTP)

Messages received from IoT-capable devices that are pushed via an HTTPS request to PRTG

HTTP Push Count

13.4.8

Web server (HTTP)

Received messages that are pushed via an HTTP request to PRTG

HTTP Push Data

14.1.9

Web server (HTTP)

Numeric values from received messages that are pushed via an HTTP request to PRTG

HTTP Push Data Advanced

14.1.10

Web server (HTTP)

Data from received messages that are pushed via an HTTP request to PRTG

HTTP Transaction

7

Web server (HTTP)

Interactive website by performing a transaction using a set of HTTP URLs

HTTP XML/REST Value

8.3.0

EXE, Web server (HTTP)

.xml file from a specified URL

Hyper-V Cluster Shared Volume Disk Free

12.3.4

EXE, Storage and file server, Virtual server

Microsoft Hyper-V cluster shared volume via PowerShell

Hyper-V Host Server

7

Virtual server

Microsoft Hyper-V host server via WMI or Windows performance counters

Hyper-V Virtual Machine

7

Virtual server

VM running on a Microsoft Hyper-V host server via WMI or Windows performance counters

Hyper-V Virtual Network Adapter

9.1.0

Virtual server

Virtual network adapters running on a Microsoft Hyper-V host server via WMI or Windows performance counters

Hyper-V Virtual Storage Device

12.4.4

Storage and file server, Virtual server

Virtual storage device running on a Microsoft Hyper-V host server via WMI or Windows Performance Counters

IMAP

7

Backup and replication monitoring, Mail server

Email server via IMAP

IP on DNS Blacklist

8.3.0

EXE, Mail server

Listing of an IP address on specific blacklist servers

IPFIX

13.x.7

Bandwidth monitoring

Traffic data from an IPFIX-compatible device

IPFIX (Custom)

13.x.7

Bandwidth monitoring, Custom

Traffic data from an IPFIX-compatible device

IPMI System Health

14.x.11

EXE, Various server

Status of a system via IPMI

jFlow v5

8.2.0

Bandwidth monitoring

Traffic data from a jFlow v5 compatible device

jFlow v5 (Custom)

8.2.0

Bandwidth monitoring, Custom

Traffic data from a jFlow v5 compatible device

LDAP

8.1.0

Various server

Directory services via LDAP

Microsoft 365 Service Status

20.3.61

Cloud service

Overall status of all services of a Microsoft 365 subscription

Microsoft 365 Service Status Advanced

20.3.61

Cloud service

Detailed status of all services of a Microsoft 365 subscription

Microsoft Azure SQL Database

21.x.70

Cloud service

Metrics of an Azure SQL Database (single database or elastic pool) in a Microsoft Azure subscription

Microsoft Azure Storage Account

21.x.70

Cloud service

Storage account in a Microsoft Azure subscription

Microsoft Azure Subscription Cost

20.4.64

Cloud service

Cost in a Microsoft Azure subscription

Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine

20.4.63

Virtual server

Monitors the status of a virtual machine in a Microsoft Azure subscription.

Microsoft OneDrive

15.x.19

Cloud service

Microsoft OneDrive Personal account via the OneDrive API and OAuth2

Microsoft SQL v2

14.x.12

Database server, EXE

Database on a Microsoft SQL server

Modbus RTU Custom

21.x.71

IoT and IIoT

Up to five values returned by a Modbus RTU server

Modbus TCP Custom

20.4.63

IoT and IIoT

Up to five values returned by a Modbus TCP server

MQTT Round Trip

20.2.59

IoT and IIoT

Availability of an MQTT broker (server)

MQTT Statistics

20.2.59

IoT and IIoT

Received messages and payload from an MQTT topic

MQTT Subscribe Custom

20.3.61

IoT and IIoT

Up to five numeric values from the received JSON data

MySQL v2

14.x.12

Database server

Database on a MySQL server

NetApp Aggregate

17.3.33

Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

Status of a NetApp cDOT or ONTAP storage aggregate accessing the API via SOAP

NetApp I/O

17.3.33

Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

Input and output operations of a NetApp cDOT or ONTAP storage system accessing the API via SOAP

NetApp LIF

17.3.33

Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

Logical interfaces of a NetApp cDOT or ONTAP cluster accessing the API via SOAP

NetApp LUN

17.3.33

Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

LUN of a NetApp cDOT or ONTAP storage system accessing the API via SOAP

NetApp NIC

17.3.33

Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

NIC of a NetApp cDOT or ONTAP cluster accessing the API via SOAP

NetApp Physical Disk

17.3.33

EXE, Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

Disks of a NetApp cDOT or ONTAP storage system accessing the API via SOAP

NetApp SnapMirror

17.4.35

Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

SnapMirror relationships of a NetApp cDOT or ONTAP storage system accessing the API via SOAP

NetApp System Health

17.3.33

Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

Health of a NetApp cDOT or ONTAP storage system accessing the API via SOAP

NetApp Volume

17.3.33

Hardware parameter, Storage and file server

Volumes on a NetApp cDOT or ONTAP storage system accessing the API via SOAP

NetFlow v5

7

Bandwidth monitoring

Traffic data from a NetFlow v5 compatible device

NetFlow v5 (Custom)

7

Bandwidth monitoring, Custom

Traffic data from a NetFlow v5 compatible device

NetFlow v9

7

Bandwidth monitoring

Traffic data from a NetFlow v9 compatible device

NetFlow v9 (Custom)

7

Bandwidth monitoring, Custom

Traffic data from a NetFlow v9 compatible device

OPC UA Certificate

21.1.66

IoT and IIoT, Various server

Certificate of an OPC UA server

OPC UA Custom

21.1.66

IoT and IIoT, Various server

Up to ten numeric values returned by specific OPC UA node IDs

OPC UA Server Status

20.4.63

IoT and IIoT, Various server

Server status, uptime, and diagnostic information of an OPC UA server

Oracle SQL v2

14.x.13

Database server, EXE

Database on an Oracle server

Oracle Tablespace

15.x.18

Database server, EXE

Tablespace on an Oracle server

Packet Sniffer

7

Bandwidth monitoring

Headers of data packets that pass a local network card

Packet Sniffer (Custom)

7

Bandwidth monitoring, Custom

Headers of data packets that pass a local network card

PerfCounter Custom

12.x.3

Windows WMI/performance counter

Configured set of Windows performance counters

PerfCounter IIS Application Pool

12.x.6

Windows WMI/performance counter

Microsoft IIS application pool using Windows performance counters

Ping

7

General, Various server

Ping time and packet loss

Ping Jitter

8.3.0

EXE, Various server

Statistical jitter value and execution time

POP3

7

Mail server

Email server via POP3

Port

7

General, Various server

Time until a request to a port is accepted

Port Range

12.x.4

General, Various server

Network service by connecting to various TCP/IP ports

PostgreSQL

14.x.12

Database server

Database on a PostgreSQL server

Probe Health

9.1.0

PRTG internal

Status of the probe

Python Script Advanced

15.x.19

Custom, Linux/Unix/macOS

Values returned by the Python script in multiple channels

QoS (Quality of Service) One Way sensor

7

VoIP and QoS

Parameters regarding the quality of a network connection between two probes

QoS (Quality of Service) Round Trip

9.1.0

VoIP and QoS

Parameters regarding the quality of a network connection between a probe and a target device at the endpoint of the connection

RADIUS v2

14.x.13

EXE, Various server

RADIUS server according to RFC 2865

RDP (Remote Desktop)

7

Various server

Remote desktop services (RDP, Terminal Services Client)

Redfish Power Supply

22.x.76

Hardware parameter

The power supply of a Redfish-capable server

Redfish System Health

22.x.76

Hardware parameter

System health of a Redfish-capable server

REST Custom

17.3.33

Custom, EXE, Web server (HTTP)

Values returned by a REST API in multiple channels

Sensor Factory

7

Custom

Entire business processes that involve several components

sFlow

7

Bandwidth monitoring

Traffic data from an sFlow v5 compatible device

sFlow (Custom)

7

Bandwidth monitoring, Custom

Traffic data from an sFlow v5 compatible device

SFTP Secure File Transfer Protocol

12.x.6

Linux/Unix/macOS, Storage and file server

FTP servers of a Linux/Unix system using the SSH File Transfer Protocol (FTP over SSH)

Share Disk Free

7

Storage and file server

Free disk space of a share (Windows/Samba) using SMB

SIP Options Ping

12.x.1

EXE, VoIP and QoS

Connectivity for a SIP server using SIP options "Ping"

SMTP

7

Mail server

Mail server via SMTP

SMTP&IMAP Round Trip

7

Mail server

Time it takes for an email to reach an IMAP mailbox after being sent via SMTP

SMTP&POP3 Round Trip

7

Mail server

Time it takes for an email to reach a POP3 mailbox after being sent via SMTP

SNMP APC Hardware

9.1.0

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Performance counters on an APC UPS device via SNMP

SNMP Buffalo TS System Health

17.1.29

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

System health of a Buffalo TeraStation NAS via SNMP

SNMP Cisco ADSL

12.x.1

Bandwidth monitoring, SNMP

ADSL statistics of a Cisco router

SNMP Cisco ASA VPN Connections

12.x.1

SNMP

VPN connections on a Cisco ASA via SNMP

SNMP Cisco ASA VPN Traffic

12.x.1

Bandwidth monitoring, SNMP

Traffic of an IPsec VPN connection on a Cisco ASA

SNMP Cisco ASA VPN Users

12.x.5

SNMP

Account connections to a VPN on a Cisco ASA via SNMP

SNMP Cisco CBQoS

13.x.5

SNMP, VoIP and QoS

Network parameters using Cisco's CBQoS via SNMP

SNMP Cisco System Health

12.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

System health of a Cisco device via SNMP

SNMP Cisco UCS Blade

15.x.14

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Health status of a Cisco UCS blade server via SNMP

SNMP Cisco UCS Chassis

14.x.8

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Health status of the chassis of a Cisco UCS device via SNMP

SNMP Cisco UCS Physical Disk

14.2.10

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Physical disk of a Cisco UCS device via SNMP

SNMP Cisco UCS System Health

14.1.8

Hardware parameter, SNMP

System health of a Cisco UCS device via SNMP

SNMP CPU Load

12.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

System load via SNMP

SNMP Custom

7

Custom, SNMP

Single parameter that is returned by a specific OID via SNMP

SNMP Custom Advanced

15.x.18

Custom, SNMP

Numeric values returned for OIDs via SNMP

SNMP Custom String

9.1.0

Custom, SNMP

String returned by a specific OID via SNMP

SNMP Custom String Lookup

14.x.14

Custom, SNMP

String returned by a specific OID via SNMP directly mapped to a sensor status

SNMP Custom Table

15.x.18

Custom, SNMP

Entries from a table that is provided via SNMP

SNMP Dell EqualLogic Logical Disk

16.x.24

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Volume of a Dell EqualLogic storage system via SNMP

SNMP Dell EqualLogic Member Health

16.x.24

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Health of an array member of an EqualLogic storage system via SNMP

SNMP Dell EqualLogic Physical Disk

16.x.24

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Disk in a Dell EqualLogic storage system via SNMP

SNMP Dell Hardware

7

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Performance counters on a Dell hardware device via SNMP

SNMP Dell PowerEdge Physical Disk

12.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Physical disk in a Dell PowerEdge server via SNMP

SNMP Dell PowerEdge System Health

12.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

System health of a Dell PowerEdge server via SNMP

SNMP Disk Free

12.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Free disk space on a logical disk via SNMP

SNMP Fujitsu System Health v2

19.x.53

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Status of a Fujitsu PRIMERGY server via the iRMC and SNMP

SNMP Hardware Status

13.x.5

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Status of a hardware component of a server via SNMP

SNMP HP LaserJet Hardware

9.1.0

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Performance counters on an HP LaserJet hardware device via SNMP

SNMP HPE BladeSystem Blade

15.x.18

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Status of an HPE BladeSystem via SNMP

SNMP HPE BladeSystem Enclosure System Health

15.x.18

Hardware parameter, SNMP

System health of an HPE BladeSystem device via SNMP

SNMP HPE ProLiant Logical Disk

12.x.6

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Logical disk in an HPE server via SNMP

SNMP HPE ProLiant Memory Controller

12.x.6

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Memory controller in an HPE server via SNMP

SNMP HPE ProLiant Network Interface

12.x.4

Bandwidth monitoring, Hardware parameter, SNMP

Network interface in an HPE server via SNMP

SNMP HPE ProLiant Physical Disk

12.x.6

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Physical disk in an HPE server via SNMP

SNMP HPE ProLiant System Health

12.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

System health of an HPE ProLiant server via SNMP

SNMP IBM System X Logical Disk

13.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Logical disk in an IBM server via SNMP

SNMP IBM System X Physical Disk

13.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Physical disk in an IBM server via SNMP

SNMP IBM System X Physical Memory

13.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Memory modules in an IBM server via SNMP

SNMP IBM System X System Health

13.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

System health of an IBM device via SNMP

SNMP interSeptor Pro Environment

14.1.10

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Data from a Jacarta interSeptor Pro environmental monitoring system via SNMP

SNMP Juniper NS System Health

15.2.16

Hardware parameter, SNMP

System health of a Juniper NetScreen device via SNMP

SNMP LenovoEMC Physical Disk

13.x.8

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Physical disk in a LenovoEMC NAS via SNMP

SNMP LenovoEMC System Health

13.x.8

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

System health of a LenovoEMC NAS via SNMP

SNMP Library

7

Bandwidth monitoring, Hardware parameter, SNMP

Device via SNMP

SNMP Linux Disk Free

8.1.0

Linux/Unix/macOS, SNMP, Storage and file server

Free space on disks of a Linux/Unix system via SNMP

SNMP Linux Load Average

8.1.0

Linux/Unix/macOS, SNMP

System load average of a Linux/Unix system via SNMP

SNMP Linux Meminfo

8.1.0

Linux/Unix/macOS, SNMP

Memory usage of a Linux/Unix system via SNMP

SNMP Linux Physical Disk

13.x.5

Linux/Unix/macOS, SNMP, Storage and file server

I/O on disks of a Linux/Unix system via SNMP

SNMP Memory

12.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Memory usage of a system via SNMP

SNMP NetApp Disk Free

12.x.3

SNMP, Storage and file server

Free space on disks of a NetApp storage system via SNMP

SNMP NetApp Enclosure

12.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Power supply and cooling of an enclosure that is part of a NetApp storage system via SNMP

SNMP NetApp I/O

12.x.3

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

IOPS on a NetApp storage system via SNMP

SNMP NetApp License

12.x.4

SNMP, Storage and file server

Licenses for the services of a NetApp storage system via SNMP

SNMP NetApp Logical Unit

13.x.7

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

IOPS on a logical unit of a NetApp storage system via SNMP

SNMP NetApp Network Interface

12.x.3

Bandwidth monitoring, Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Network card of a NetApp storage system via SNMP

SNMP NetApp System Health

12.x.3

Hardware parameter, SNMP, Storage and file server

Status of a NetApp storage system via SNMP

SNMP Nutanix Cluster Health

20.1.55

SNMP, Virtual server

Status and performance of a Nutanix cluster via SNMP

SNMP Nutanix Hypervisor

20.1.55

SNMP, Virtual server

Nutanix hypervisor via SNMP

SNMP Poseidon Environment

13.x.5

SNMP

Performance counters for environmental measurements on Poseidon hardware via SNMP

SNMP Printer

14.x.11

SNMP

Various types of printers via SNMP

SNMP QNAP Logical Disk

13.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Logical disk in a QNAP NAS via SNMP

SNMP QNAP Physical Disk

13.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Physical disk in a QNAP NAS via SNMP

SNMP QNAP System Health

13.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

System health of a QNAP NAS via SNMP

SNMP Rittal CMC III Hardware Status

22.x.76

IoT and IIoT, SNMP

Overall status of a Rittal CMC III processing unit and the hardware status of every attached external sensor via SNMP

SNMP RMON

12.x.1

Bandwidth monitoring, SNMP

Traffic on a device using RMON via SNMP

SNMP SonicWall System Health

13.x.5

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Health values of a SonicWall NSA via SNMP

SNMP SonicWall VPN Traffic

13.x.6

Bandwidth monitoring, Hardware parameter, SNMP

Traffic of an IPsec VPN on a SonicWall NSA via SNMP

SNMP Synology Logical Disk

13.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Logical disk in a Synology NAS via SNMP

SNMP Synology Physical Disk

13.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

Physical disk in a Synology NAS via SNMP

SNMP Synology System Health

13.x.4

Hardware parameter, SNMP

System health of a Synology NAS via SNMP

SNMP System Uptime

7

SNMP

Uptime of a device via SNMP

SNMP Traffic

7

General, Bandwidth monitoring, SNMP

Traffic on a device via SNMP

SNMP Trap Receiver

7

SNMP, Various server

SNMP traps

SNMP Windows Service

13.x.8

SNMP

Windows service via SNMP

SNTP

8.1.0

Various server

SNTP server

Soffico Orchestra Channel Health

20.4.63

eHealth

State and overall number of successful or failed channel calls

SSH Disk Free

8.1.0

Linux/Unix/macOS

Free space on disks of a Linux/Unix system via SSH

SSH INodes Free

8.1.1

Linux/Unix/macOS

Free index nodes on disks of Linux/Unix and macOS systems via SSH

SSH Load Average

8.1.0

Linux/Unix/macOS

Load average of a Linux/Unix system via SSH

SSH Meminfo

8.1.0

Linux/Unix/macOS

Memory usage of a Linux/Unix system via SSH

SSH Remote Ping

12.x.1

Linux/Unix/macOS

Connectivity between a system running Linux/macOS X and another device via ICMP echo requests and SSH

SSH SAN Enclosure

14.x.12

Hardware parameter, Linux/Unix/macOS

SAN enclosure via SSH

SSH SAN Logical Disk

14.1.9

Hardware parameter, Linux/Unix/macOS

Logical disk on a SAN via SSH

SSH SAN Physical Disk

14.1.9

Hardware parameter, Linux/Unix/macOS

Physical disk on a SAN via SSH

SSH SAN System Health

14.1.9

Hardware parameter, Linux/Unix/macOS

System health of a SAN via SSH

SSH Script

12.x.1

Custom, Linux/Unix/macOS

Value returned by the executable file or script (in one channel only) and the execution time

SSH Script Advanced

12.x.6

Custom, Linux/Unix/macOS

Values returned by the script in multiple channels and the execution time

SSL Certificate

15.x.19

General, Web server (HTTP)

Certificate of an SSL/TLS connection

SSL Security Check

14.x.12

General, Mail server, Various server, Web server (HTTP)

SSL/TLS connectivity to the port of a device

Syslog Receiver

7

Various server

Syslog messages

System Health

9.1.0

PRTG internal

Status of the probe system

TFTP

8.1.0

Storage and file server

TFTP server to check if a certain file is available for download

Traceroute Hop Count

8.3.0

EXE, Various server

Number of hops needed from the probe system that the sensor runs on to the IP Address/DNS Name defined in the sensor's parent device

Veeam Backup Job Status

20.4.64

Backup and replication monitoring

Status of all backup job runs on the Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager in the last 24 hours

Veeam Backup Job Status Advanced

21.x.69

Backup and replication monitoring

Status of a specific backup job that runs on the Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager

VMware Datastore (SOAP)

15.x.19

Virtual server

Disk usage of a VMware datastore via SOAP

VMware Host Hardware (WBEM)

8.1.0

Virtual server

Hardware information of an ESXi server via WBEM

VMware Host Hardware Status (SOAP)

12.x.1

EXE, Virtual server

Hardware status of a VMware host server via SOAP

VMware Host Performance (SOAP)

12.x.1

EXE, Virtual server

VMware host server via SOAP

VMware Virtual Machine (SOAP)

7

EXE, Virtual server

VM on a VMware host server via SOAP

Windows CPU Load

7

Windows WMI/performance counter

CPU load on a computer via WMI or Windows performance counters

Windows IIS 6.0 SMTP Received

8.1.0

Mail server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Number of received emails for a Microsoft IIS 6.0 SMTP service (Exchange 2003) via WMI or Windows performance counters

Windows IIS 6.0 SMTP Sent

8.1.0

Mail server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Number of sent emails for a Microsoft IIS 6.0 SMTP service (Exchange 2003) via WMI or Windows performance counters

Windows IIS Application

12.x.1

Web server (HTTP), Windows WMI/performance counter

Microsoft IIS server via WMI

Windows MSMQ Queue Length

8.3.0

EXE, Windows WMI/performance counter

Number of messages in a message queue of the parent device

Windows Network Card

7

General, Bandwidth monitoring, Windows WMI/performance counter

Bandwidth usage and traffic of a network interface via WMI or Windows performance counters

Windows Pagefile

12.x.4

Windows WMI/performance counter

Windows pagefile usage via WMI or Windows performance counters

Windows Physical Disk I/O

16.x.24

Hardware parameter, Windows WMI/performance counter

I/O parameters of a hard disk on a Windows system via WMI

Windows Print Queue

8.3.0

EXE, Windows WMI/performance counter

Print queue of the parent device

Windows Process

7

Windows WMI/performance counter

Windows process via WMI or Windows performance counters

Windows System Uptime

8.1.0

Windows WMI/performance counter

Uptime of a Windows system via WMI or Windows performance counters

Windows Updates Status (PowerShell)

13.x.6

EXE, Windows WMI/performance counter

Status of Windows updates on a computer, either from Microsoft or from the local WSUS server

WMI Battery

19.x.52

Hardware parameter, Windows WMI/performance counter

Available capacity and the state of connected batteries of a Windows-based device via WMI

WMI Custom

7

Custom, Windows WMI/performance counter

Retrieved value of a custom query via WMI

WMI Custom String

12.x.4

Custom, Windows WMI/performance counter

Retrieved string value in the sensor message and the response time

WMI Disk Health

19.4.54

Hardware parameter, Windows WMI/performance counter

Health of a physical disk on a Windows system via WMI

WMI Event Log

7

Windows WMI/performance counter

Specific Windows logfile via WMI

WMI Exchange Server

9

Mail server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 or later via WMI

WMI Exchange Transport Queue

12.x.1

Mail server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Length of transport queues of a Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 or later via WMI

WMI File

7

Windows WMI/performance counter

File via WMI

WMI Free Disk Space (Multi Disk)

7

Windows WMI/performance counter

Free disk space of one or more drives via WMI

WMI HDD Health

12.x.1

Hardware parameter, Windows WMI/performance counter

Health of IDE disk drives on the target system via S.M.A.R.T.

WMI Logical Disk I/O

16.x.24

Windows WMI/performance counter

Disk usage of a logical disk or mount point on a Windows system via WMI

WMI Memory

7

Windows WMI/performance counter

Available (free) system memory on Windows systems via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2005

8.1.0

Database server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2008

8.1.0

Database server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2012

12.x.6

Database server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2014

14.x.13

Database server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2016

16.x.26

Database server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2017

18.x.42

Database server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2019

20.3.62

Database server, Windows WMI/performance counter

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Remote Ping

12.x.1

Windows WMI/performance counter

Ping time from the remote device to the target device that is being pinged via WMI

WMI Security Center

9

Windows WMI/performance counter

Security status of a Windows client computer via WMI

WMI Service

7

Windows WMI/performance counter

Windows service via WMI

WMI Share

8.1.0

Windows WMI/performance counter

Shared resource on a Windows system via WMI

WMI SharePoint Process

12.x.1

Windows WMI/performance counter

Microsoft SharePoint server via WMI

WMI Storage Pool

19.4.54

Windows WMI/performance counter

Storage pool via WMI

WMI Terminal Services (Windows 2008+)

8.1.0

Windows WMI/performance counter

Number of sessions on a Windows Terminal Services (Remote Desktop Services) server via WMI

WMI Terminal Services (Windows XP/Vista/2003)

8.1.0

Windows WMI/performance counter

Number of sessions on a Windows Terminal Services (Remote Desktop Services) server via WMI

WMI UTC Time

9.2.0

Windows WMI/performance counter

UTC time of a target device via WMI

WMI Vital System Data v2

7

Hardware parameter, Windows WMI/performance counter

Vital system parameters (CPU, thread, memory, network, pagefile) via WMI

WMI Volume

7

Windows WMI/performance counter

Free disk space on a drive, logical volume, or mount point via WMI

WSUS Statistics

9.1.0

EXE, Windows WMI/performance counter

Various statistics on a WSUS server via WMI

Zoom Service Status

20.3.61

Cloud service

Availability of global Zoom services

PRTG Sensor Hubs

In addition to the built-in sensors, you can create your owns. You can write a script or a program and use it with a custom sensor. There are already many free, useful scripts, plugins, and add-ons for PRTG in the PRTG Sensor Hub. You can also directly open the PRTG Sensor Hub from the Add Sensor dialog in the PRTG web interface.

i_square_cyanTo use the sensors in the PRTG Sensor Hub, go to https://www.paessler.com/sensor-hub and follow the instructions there.