PRTG Manual: List of Sensors with Meta-Scan Functionality

Here you can find a list of sensors that perform a meta-scan before sensor creation to dynamically scan for available monitoring objects.

Sensor

What It Monitors

Active Directory Replication Errors sensor

Windows DC for replication errors

ADO SQL v2 sensor

Database via an ADO connection

Amazon CloudWatch Alarm sensor

Status of an Amazon CloudWatch alarm

Amazon CloudWatch EBS sensor

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service EBS

Amazon CloudWatch EC2 sensor

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service EC2

Amazon CloudWatch ElastiCache sensor

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service ElastiCache

Amazon CloudWatch ELB sensor

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service ELB

Amazon CloudWatch RDS sensor

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service RDS

Amazon CloudWatch SNS sensor

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service SNS

Amazon CloudWatch SQS sensor

Performance of the Amazon Cloud service SQS

Cisco IP SLA sensor

VoIP network parameters using IP SLAs from Cisco via SNMP

Citrix XenServer Host sensor

Xen host server via HTTP

Citrix XenServer Virtual Machine sensor

VM on a Citrix XenServer via HTTP

Dell EMC Unity Enclosure Health v2 sensor

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

Dell EMC Unity File System v2 sensor

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

Dell EMC Unity Storage LUN v2 sensor

LUN on a Dell EMC storage system via the REST API

Dell EMC Unity Storage Pool v2 sensor

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

Dell EMC Unity VMware Datastore v2 sensor

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

Dell PowerVault MDi Logical Disk sensor

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

Dell PowerVault MDi Physical Disk sensor

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

DHCP sensor

DHCP server

Docker Container Status sensor

Status of a Docker container

Dropbox sensor

Dropbox account via the Dropbox API and OAuth2

Enterprise Virtual Array sensor

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

Exchange Backup (PowerShell) sensor

Backups of an Exchange server via Remote PowerShell

Exchange Database (PowerShell) sensor

Database information of an Exchange server via Remote PowerShell

Exchange Database DAG (PowerShell) sensor

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

Exchange Mail Queue (PowerShell) sensor

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

Exchange Mailbox (PowerShell) sensor

Mailboxes of an Exchange server via Remote PowerShell

Exchange Public Folder (PowerShell) sensor

Public folders and subfolders of an Exchange server via Remote PowerShell

EXE/Script sensor

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

EXE/Script Advanced sensor

Values returned by the executable file or script in multiple channels

Google Analytics sensor

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

Google Drive sensor

Google Drive account via the Google API and OAuth2

HL7 sensor

Availability of HL7 interfaces

HPE 3PAR Common Provisioning Group sensor

Capacity of a CPG on an HPE 3PAR storage system

Hyper-V Cluster Shared Volume Disk Free sensor

Microsoft Hyper-V cluster shared volume via PowerShell

Hyper-V Virtual Machine sensor

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

Hyper-V Virtual Network Adapter sensor

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

Hyper-V Virtual Storage Device sensor

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

IPMI System Health sensor

Status of a system via IPMI

Microsoft 365 Service Status Advanced sensor

Detailed status of all services of a Microsoft 365 subscription

Microsoft Azure SQL Database sensor

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

Microsoft Azure Storage Account sensor

Storage account in a Microsoft Azure subscription

Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine sensor

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

Microsoft OneDrive sensor

Microsoft OneDrive Personal account via the OneDrive API and OAuth2

Microsoft SQL v2 sensor

Database on a Microsoft SQL server

MySQL v2 sensor

Database on a MySQL server

NetApp Aggregate sensor

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

NetApp I/O sensor

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

NetApp LIF sensor

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

NetApp LUN sensor

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

NetApp NIC sensor

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

NetApp Physical Disk sensor

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

NetApp SnapMirror sensor

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

NetApp System Health sensor

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

NetApp Volume sensor

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

Oracle SQL v2 sensor

Database on an Oracle server

Oracle Tablespace sensor

Tablespace on an Oracle server

PerfCounter IIS Application Pool sensor

Microsoft IIS application pool using Windows performance counters

PostgreSQL sensor

Database on a PostgreSQL server

Python Script Advanced sensor

Values returned by the Python script in multiple channels

REST Custom sensor

Values returned by a REST API in multiple channels

Share Disk Free sensor

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

SIP Options Ping sensor

Connectivity for a SIP server using SIP options "Ping"

SMTP sensor

Mail server via SMTP

SMTP&IMAP Round Trip sensor

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

SMTP&POP3 Round Trip sensor

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

SNMP APC Hardware sensor

Performance counters on an APC UPS device via SNMP

SNMP Cisco ADSL sensor

ADSL statistics of a Cisco router

SNMP Cisco ASA VPN Traffic sensor

Traffic of an IPsec VPN connection on a Cisco ASA

SNMP Cisco CBQoS sensor

Network parameters using Cisco's CBQoS via SNMP

SNMP Cisco System Health sensor

System health of a Cisco device via SNMP

SNMP Cisco UCS Blade sensor

Health status of a Cisco UCS blade server via SNMP

SNMP Cisco UCS Chassis sensor

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

SNMP Cisco UCS Physical Disk sensor

Physical disk of a Cisco UCS device via SNMP

SNMP Custom String Lookup sensor

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

SNMP Custom Table sensor

Entries from a table that is provided via SNMP

SNMP Dell EqualLogic Logical Disk sensor

Volume of a Dell EqualLogic storage system via SNMP

SNMP Dell EqualLogic Member Health sensor

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

SNMP Dell EqualLogic Physical Disk sensor

Disk in a Dell EqualLogic storage system via SNMP

SNMP Dell Hardware sensor

Performance counters on a Dell hardware device via SNMP

SNMP Dell PowerEdge Physical Disk sensor

Physical disk in a Dell PowerEdge server via SNMP

SNMP Dell PowerEdge System Health sensor

System health of a Dell PowerEdge server via SNMP

SNMP Disk Free sensor

Free disk space on a logical disk via SNMP

SNMP Fujitsu System Health v2 sensor

Status of a Fujitsu PRIMERGY server via the iRMC and SNMP

SNMP Hardware Status sensor

Status of a hardware component of a server via SNMP

SNMP HP LaserJet Hardware sensor

Performance counters on an HP LaserJet hardware device via SNMP

SNMP HPE BladeSystem Blade sensor

Status of an HPE BladeSystem via SNMP

SNMP HPE ProLiant Logical Disk sensor

Logical disk in an HPE server via SNMP

SNMP HPE ProLiant Memory Controller sensor

Memory controller in an HPE server via SNMP

SNMP HPE ProLiant Network Interface sensor

Network interface in an HPE server via SNMP

SNMP HPE ProLiant Physical Disk sensor

Physical disk in an HPE server via SNMP

SNMP IBM System X Logical Disk sensor

Logical disk in an IBM server via SNMP

SNMP IBM System X Physical Disk sensor

Physical disk in an IBM server via SNMP

SNMP IBM System X Physical Memory sensor

Memory modules in an IBM server via SNMP

SNMP IBM System X System Health sensor

System health of an IBM device via SNMP

SNMP interSeptor Pro Environment sensor

Data from a Jacarta interSeptor Pro environmental monitoring system via SNMP

SNMP LenovoEMC Physical Disk sensor

Physical disk in a LenovoEMC NAS via SNMP

SNMP Library sensor

Device via SNMP

SNMP Linux Physical Disk sensor

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

SNMP Memory sensor

Memory usage of a system via SNMP

SNMP NetApp Disk Free sensor

Free space on disks of a NetApp storage system via SNMP

SNMP NetApp Enclosure sensor

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

SNMP NetApp License sensor

Licenses for the services of a NetApp storage system via SNMP

SNMP NetApp Logical Unit sensor

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

SNMP NetApp Network Interface sensor

Network card of a NetApp storage system via SNMP

SNMP Nutanix Cluster Health sensor

Status and performance of a Nutanix cluster via SNMP

SNMP Nutanix Hypervisor sensor

Nutanix hypervisor via SNMP

SNMP Poseidon Environment sensor

Performance counters for environmental measurements on Poseidon hardware via SNMP

SNMP QNAP Logical Disk sensor

Logical disk in a QNAP NAS via SNMP

SNMP QNAP Physical Disk sensor

Physical disk in a QNAP NAS via SNMP

SNMP QNAP System Health sensor

System health of a QNAP NAS via SNMP

SNMP RMON sensor

Traffic on a device using RMON via SNMP

SNMP SonicWall VPN Traffic sensor

Traffic of an IPsec VPN on a SonicWall NSA via SNMP

SNMP Synology Logical Disk sensor

Logical disk in a Synology NAS via SNMP

SNMP Synology Physical Disk sensor

Physical disk in a Synology NAS via SNMP

SNMP Traffic sensor

Traffic on a device via SNMP

SNMP Windows Service sensor

Windows service via SNMP

Soffico Orchestra Channel Health sensor

State and overall number of successful or failed channel calls

SSH Disk Free sensor

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

SSH SAN Enclosure sensor

SAN enclosure via SSH

SSH SAN Logical Disk sensor

Logical disk on a SAN via SSH

SSH SAN Physical Disk sensor

Physical disk on a SAN via SSH

SSH SAN System Health sensor

System health of a SAN via SSH

SSH Script sensor

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

SSH Script Advanced sensor

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

Veeam Backup Job Status Advanced sensor

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

VMware Datastore (SOAP) sensor

Disk usage of a VMware datastore via SOAP

VMware Host Hardware (WBEM) sensor

Hardware information of an ESXi server via WBEM

VMware Host Hardware Status (SOAP) sensor

Hardware status of a VMware host server via SOAP

VMware Host Performance (SOAP) sensor

VMware host server via SOAP

VMware Virtual Machine (SOAP) sensor

VM on a VMware host server via SOAP

Windows IIS Application sensor

Microsoft IIS server via WMI

Windows MSMQ Queue Length sensor

Number of messages in a message queue of the parent device

Windows Network Card sensor

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

Windows Physical Disk I/O sensor

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

Windows Print Queue sensor

Print queue of the parent device

Windows Updates Status (PowerShell) sensor

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

WMI Battery sensor

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

WMI Custom sensor

Retrieved value of a custom query via WMI

WMI Custom String sensor

Retrieved string value in the sensor message and the response time

WMI Disk Health sensor

Health of a physical disk on a Windows system via WMI

WMI Event Log sensor

Specific Windows logfile via WMI

WMI Exchange Server sensor

Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 or later via WMI

WMI Exchange Transport Queue sensor

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

WMI HDD Health sensor

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

WMI Logical Disk I/O sensor

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

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2008 sensor

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2012 sensor

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2014 sensor

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2016 sensor

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2017 sensor

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Microsoft SQL Server 2019 sensor

Performance of a Microsoft SQL Server via WMI

WMI Security Center sensor

Security status of a Windows client computer via WMI

WMI Service sensor

Windows service via WMI

WMI Share sensor

Shared resource on a Windows system via WMI

WMI SharePoint Process sensor

Microsoft SharePoint server via WMI

WMI Storage Pool sensor

Storage pool via WMI

WMI Vital System Data v2 sensor

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

WMI Volume sensor

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

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