Compliance Info: EventSentry’s service monitoring helps with PCI requirement 6.4.
EventSentry can monitor your Windows services and drivers and can alert you of the following:
EventSentry’s flexible configuration allows you to either monitor all services or only a selected number of services. In addition, EventSentry can also control the status of one or more service by ensuring that the service is always in the desired state (e.g. running).
Service Monitoring can be configured to generate continuous alerts for mission critical services.
Service monitoring also integrates with the web reports, and service status information can also be recorded in the EventSentry database. Through the web reports you can also access the following information:
In addition to monitoring Windows services, EventSentry can also monitor processes and alert you when one or more processes are not available. EventSentry can generate alerts based on the following criteria:
The process monitoring feature can be configured to delay the monitoring of processes until after the OS has completed booting (e.g. 5 minutes), and you can configure with which severity event log alerts are generated.