The Apache HTTP Server is an open-source web server software that powers a significant portion of websites worldwide. It provides a platform for delivering web content and supports various features, including server-side scripting, virtual hosting, SSL encryption, and extensive configuration options.
Apache monitoring refers to the process of tracking and analyzing the performance, availability, and health of the Apache HTTP Server. It involves collecting and monitoring various metrics, such as server response times, request rates, CPU and memory usage, and network traffic. By implementing Apache monitoring, organizations can gain insights into the server’s behavior, detect issues or bottlenecks, and take proactive measures to optimize its performance.
Monitoring tools and techniques are used to continuously monitor Apache, generate alerts for anomalies or errors, and provide administrators with real-time visibility into the server’s performance, enabling them to ensure its reliability and efficient operation.