Hosting Chat Communities

Monitor Chat Service User Capacity

You monitor Chat Service user capacity by observing the Clients counter for each chat server. Monitor Clients to determine whether you need to increase the server's connection limit.

To monitor chat service user capacity:

  1. Start Performance
    On the Start menu, point to Programs, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Performance.
  2. In the console tree, click System Monitor, and then click + (Add) on the toolbar.
  3. In Select counters from computer, select the server you want to monitor.
  4. In Performance Object, click the Microsoft Exchange Chat Service object.
  5. Click Select counters from list, and then click Clients.
  6. Click Add, and then click Close.