Monitoring Middleware for Service Level Agreements in Heterogeneous Environments

@inproceedings{Morgan2005MonitoringMF,
  title={Monitoring Middleware for Service Level Agreements in Heterogeneous Environments},
  author={Graham Morgan and Simon Edward Parkin and Carlos Molina-Jim{\'e}nez and James Skene},
  booktitle={I3E},
  year={2005}
}
Monitoring of Service Level Agreements (SLAs) is required to determine if the Quality of Service (QoS) provided by a service provider satisfies the expectations of a service consumer. Although tools exist that can generate the software required to evaluate SLAs from the SLA specifications themselves, the code required to gather metric data is still predominantly coded by hand: a time consuming task. In this paper we describe an SLA monitoring implementation that can generate metric data… CONTINUE READING