Monitoring Domino involves tracking several key application metrics. These metrics reveal the health of the application and can provide advance warning of any issues or failures of Domino components.
Domino recommends tracking these metrics in priority order:
Measures the time to receive a response
to a request to the Domino API server. If the response time is too high,
this suggests that the system is unhealthy and that user experience
might be impacted. This can be measured by calls to the Domino
application at a path of
Dispatcher pod availability from metrics server
the number of pods in the
Frontend pod availability from metrics server
number of pods in the
There are many application monitoring tools you can use to track these metrics, including:
Users are advised to configure alerts to their application administrators if the thresholds listed previously are exceeded. These alerts are an indication of potential resourcing issues or unusual usage patterns worth investigation. See Domino application logs, the Domino administration UI, and the Domino Control Center to gather additional information.