The end-to-end probe is a very effective
way of monitoring system availability. Periodically, every 15 minutes
or so, probe software initiates a log in, connects to a back-end service,
and logs out. Results are verified to ensure that the system
is functioning normally. If errors occur, e-mail is generated and
sent to the appropriate administrative response system.
Probe software can be built using Lotus Mobil Connect Mobility Client toolkit
APIs. There is an existing probe implementation labeled EPP, end-to-end
probe platform, that would be an ideal fit for this type of installation.
It provides feedback on all phases of the Lotus Mobile Connect session
including key exchange, integrated login, and communications with back-end