Monitoring Active Directory
Microsoft Active Directory plays an integral part in most of the medium and large enterprise networks. Even a small delay or outage could adversely affect the overall network performance and will impact the business at large. Most seasoned administrators are aware of these facts; however it is impossible for them to know all the key metrics they need to monitor on a domain controller afore.
This whitepaper puts down why and what are the essential parameters to monitor on an Active Directory Server