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network monitoring

Network monitoring is the practice of consistently overseeing a computer network for any failures or deficiencies to ensure continued network performance. Read Full Definition

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RMON (Remote Network Monitoring)

RMON (Remote Network Monitoring) provides standard information that a network administrator can use to monitor, analyze, and troubleshoot a group of distributed local area networks (LANs) and interconnecting T-1/E-... Read Full Definition

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software-defined networking monitoring application (SDN monitoring application)

An SDN monitoring application is a software program that oversees the traffic in a software-defined network (SDN) as a component of network management. Read Full Definition

employee monitoring

Employee monitoring is the use of various methods of workplace surveillance to gather information about the activities and locations of staff members. Monitoring methods include keystroke logging, wiretapping, GPS ... Read Full Definition


In computers, a monitor is a computer display and related parts packaged in a physical unit that is separate from other parts of the computer. Read Full Definition

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network tap

A network tap is an external monitoring device that mirrors the traffic that passes between two network nodes. A tap (test access point) is a hardware device inserted at a specific point in the network to monitor ... Read Full Definition

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silent monitoring

Silent monitoring refers to the practice of call center managers or senior agents listening to the interaction between an incoming caller and an agent. Silent monitoring is generally used in training and to ensure ... Read Full Definition

database activity monitoring (DAM)

Database activity monitoring (DAM) systems monitor and record activity in a database and then generate alerts for anything unusual. Read Full Definition

IT monitoring

IT monitoring is the process to gather metrics about the operations of an IT environment's hardware and software to ensure everything functions as expected to support applications and services. Read Full Definition

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synthetic monitoring

Synthetic monitoring is the use of software to simulate user interaction with a given system rather than simply gathering data about real-world transactions. Read Full Definition