Is it possible to list all currently running agent machines and/or agent machines that do not have a currently running agent. Also would it then be possible to get notified of agents that go off-line.
Client Automation - All versions
To keep track of all agents that are currently running (and not running), the Domain Manager and Scalability Servers would have to poll the agent machines regularly to check if the agent is still running or alternatively the agent would have register itself regularly.
The current default is that the Agent registers itself once a day with the Scalability Server. If all Agents were configured to register themselves every hour or every half hour then this would create a huge overhead for the network and the servers. For Agents on end-user PC's it is recommended to keep the default registration set at once a day.
To monitor the health of a large number of DSM agents or an individual agent consider the following options: