These steps will allow you to configure the InetAddress Ping service in Hyperic. The InetAddress Ping service type must be manually configured.


  1. Navigate to the platform whose agent will monitor the service.
  2. From the Tools menu, select New Platform Service.
  3. On New Service page, enter a name for the service and select "InetAddress Ping" from the Service Type pull-down.
  4. Supply all required values on the Configuration Properties page. Configuration options are defined in InetAddress Ping Configuration Options.