CMF MONITOR is a performance monitoring, statistics gathering, and reporting system developed and maintained by BMC Software. Statistics gathered by CMF MONITOR can be compiled and presented either in batch reports or through windowed online displays.
Other BMC Software products use the Comprehensive Management Facility (CMF) as a platform for collecting and reporting system performance information. BMC Software has developed a complete system of products based on CMF that manage and evaluate the demands on computer center resources and throughout an entire computing enterprise.
How to use the Extractor and Analyzer components of CMF MONITOR, how to interpret report data.
How to perform the installation procedures that are unique to the CMF MONITOR product.
This is the documentation for CMFMON, a component of CMF MONITOR that allows you to collect a wide range of information about system hardware and application performance.
How to use the views and utilities and interpret the information of the Online component of CMF MONITOR.
To access product guides for versions earlier than 6.1, click here.
Information about installing and maintaining the product.
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This section answers frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the documentation portal.
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- All versions of the product and their current support levels (full or limited)
Dates on which support ends
You can also find information about the latest support policies on Support Central.