This article is part of a series:
Part 1 - Creating Custom Service Monitors in Uptime Infrastructure Monitor
Part 2 - Creating Custom Service Monitors with Retained Data Collection
Part 3 - Creating Plug-in Plugin Service Monitors in Uptime Infrastructure Monitor
Custom service monitors with retained data tracking expand on the basic Custom service monitor by allowing you to retain and graph historical trending information returned from your custom script. This enables you to store up to 10 custom application or business metrics per monitor within Uptime Infrastructure Monitor just like system performance metrics returned by the Uptime Infrastructure Monitor agent. This article builds on the scripts and knowledge that were developed in a previous article. Take some time to review the previous article before continuing.