Foglight for Exchange

Simplified virtual Exchange monitoring

Quickly detect, diagnose and resolve virtual and physical Microsoft Exchange performance problems

Quickly detect, diagnose and resolve performance and availability problems affecting Microsoft Exchange servers in both physical and virtual environments with this tool. Receive unparalleled insight into virtual Exchange applications, relationships and states through logical and architectural representations. Ensure uptime and optimize virtual Exchange server performance with out-of-the-box alerts and expert advice. Plus, create service level agreement (SLA) reports that help you monitor, manage and meet your business needs.


  • Detailed architectural representations – View critical load areas and abnormal flows of data with intuitive dashboards that immediately identify problems.
  • Dashboard with logical views – See Exchange components depicting logical representations of each component, or group to better understand overall Exchange health and relationships in the infrastructure.
  • Physical and virtual environment visualization – Get consolidated views that highlight  issues in the whole physical and virtual environment, including the hypervisor and application infrastructure perspectives, then quickly navigate to problem areas.
  • Virtualization awareness – Identify Exchange components residing on virtual infrastructure to troubleshoot issues directly in the virtualization layer.
  • Dashboard of top consumers – Categorize top resource consumers across the entire environment to detect load issues for quick troubleshooting and repair.
  • Out-of-the box alerts with expert advice – Get detailed alarms that highlight best practices, incident predictions, deviations and operational problems, then speed mean time to resolution.
  • Advanced drill-down capabilities – Find answers to frequently asked questions about performance system environment and capacity through detailed dashboards.
  • SLA reporting – Demonstrate how the Exchange infrastructure supports your business by easily creating SLA performance and availability reports.
  • Reporting – Use a unique drag-and-drop graphical report-building tool to quickly produce ad hoc and scheduled reports.
  • Metrics management – Benefit from additional troubleshooting metrics that provide exposure into hidden areas.
  • Diagnostic tests and reports – Schedule and initiate AD-specific reports, and leverage deeper troubleshooting capabilities when alarms arise.
  • Exchange clusters tile – Observe and understand the relationships within clustered Exchange servers, along with the resources they share.
  • Critical change alarms – Receive automated alarms when a domain controller or server has been added or removed from the environment.
  • Cartridge user roles – Assign role-based delegate permissions to control which users have access to specific parts of vFoglight/Foglight.



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Exchange alarms

Monitor Exchange Services

Find issues, get suggestions for resolution and add notes to alarms.

Exchange cluster overview

Detect Alarms Throughout Your Exchange Server

View all the Exchange objects for the selected Cluster/DAG.

Roles explorer dashboard

Detect Historical Occurrences of Alarms

Get performance metrics for selected roles in each Exchange server.

Exchange rules management

Improve User Experience

Sort all conditional severity rules used by the managing Exchange server.

Explorer summary dashboard

Diagnose the State of Exchange Services

See available resources and status of services for each Exchange server.

Exchange server overview

Resolve Issues with Actionable Recommendations

Identify physical or virtual servers and view Exchange role metrics.

Site explorer dashboard

Resolve Issues with Actionable Recommendations

View roles info and resource consumption metrics for selected sites.

Site quick view

Resolve Issues with Actionable Recommendations

See details on the available roles for each selected site.