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Monitoring may refer to:

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  • Application performance management, also called application performance monitoring, monitoring and management of performance and availability of software applications
  • Event monitoring, process of collecting, analyzing, and signaling event occurrences to subscribers such as operating system processes, active database rules as well as human operators
  • Business transaction management, also called business transaction monitoring, managing information technology from a business transaction perspective
  • Network monitoring, systems that constantly monitors a computer network for slow or failing components and that notifies the network administrator
  • System monitoring, a process within a distributed system for collecting and storing state data
  • User activity monitoring, the process of recording user input
  • Website monitoring, the process of testing and verifying that end-users can interact with a website or web application as expected

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