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Administration

Satellite Work Orders (SWOs) (?)

Manage

SQL Reporting (?)

Manage SQL Profiles | Dashboards

Tools

Custom Test

Combine and configure test processes

Manage custom tests

Publish Test

Create customer-facing test pages

Publish a new test

Copy or convert an existing test

View published tests

Dashboard

Define SQL for use with a dashboard

Manage SQL Profiles

Dashboards

Tools

Custom Test

Combine and configure test processes

Manage custom tests

Publish Test

Create customer-facing test pages

Publish a new test

View published tests

Dashboard

Define SQL for use with a dashboard

Manage SQL Profiles

Dashboards

Satellites (?)
Satellites establish remote testing points in the enterprise or public network. Server enabled satellites can receive tests whereas Client satellites initiates tests. An MCS Satellite can be both Client and Server.

View Connected Satellites

These include Access Devices and NQC Satellites

View Satellite Servers (Java)

Deployed and installed Satellite Servers

Deploy Satellites

Deploy a remote Satellite

General Options

Satellite related options

Monitoring Tests

DNS

Add Task

FTP

Add Task

Ping

Add Task

Port

Add Task

Router

Add Task

SIP

Add Task

SNMP

Add Task

Web

Add Task

Tools

View and edit monitoring tasks performed by this server

Configure good/warn/bad values for metrics

Make a satellite work order publicly available for monitoring

Testing

MySpeed (Quality)

Speed: Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week
Quality: Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week
Speed+Quality: Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week

MyVoIP

Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week

MyFirewall

Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week

MyCapacity UDP

Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week

MyRoute

Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week

MyConference

Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week

MyIPTV

Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week

MyVideo

Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week

MyDHCP

Last Hour | Last Day | Last Week

Tools

Web Reports

Tabular HTML reports in your browser

New Reports

Saved Reports

Alert Reporting

View alert triggers

Summary of alerts

Last: hour | day | 30

All alerts triggered

Last: hour | day | 30

Critical alerts

Last: hour | day | 30

Errors

Errors experienced during tests

Last: hour | day | 30

Thresholds

Configure good/warn/bad values for metrics

Set Thresholds

Quality Assessment Cloud (?)
Quality Assessment Points (QAPs) leverage Visualware's Quality Assessment Cloud services as a virtual resource.
QAPs allow MCS to automatically distribute tests to one or more city locations to validate connectivity problems using multiple test source locations.
Europe
Paris
Munich
Madrid
Barcelona
Kiev
Oslo
Pacific Rim
Tokyo
Singapore
Sydney
Melbourne
Hong Kong
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New Release Information for 10.1f (Full Release List)
  • MCS: New Feature. Command line support for Satellite deployments. This model is designed to accommodate automated large scale push-deployments.
  • MCS: Performance. Satellite management protocol simplified for better performance.
  • MCS: New Feature. New SQL event to support a new satellite SQL dataset.
  • MCS: New Feature. NQC satellites now automatically update to later versions of the satellite when MCS is updated.
  • Test: New Feature. Firewall test now simplifies ports into ranges to better accommodate testing thousands of ports.
  • MCS: Performance. For large enterprise deployments, increased maximum client connection peak limit to 100,000.
  • MCS: Correction. If browser cannot support TLSv1.2, TLSv1 is selected.
  • MCS: New Feature. Satellites now adopt the satellite group name as part of the test session ID.
  • MCS: New Feature. Satellite Advanced settings page now reports the assigned data directory for server files.
  • MCS: New Feature. Satellite Advanced settings page now reports the assigned test ports for Satellite servers.
  • MCS: New Feature. Satellite advanced settings page supports new target MCS option.
  • MCS: New Feature. Satellite advanced settings page supports new password reset option when satellite password is forgotten.
  • MCS: Correction. Reporting of the test connection type for wi-fi and wired has been restored.
  • MCS: Security. Improved validation for internal API URLs.
  • MCS: Performance. URL buffers increased to improve performance.
  • MCS: Correction. Session ID variable (SID) now correctly prevents changes to predefined values.
  • MCS: New Feature. Access satellite devices to allow each core to separately reboot.
  • MCS: Correction. HTML5 test options support using the HTML codebase option when using third party web servers.
  • MCS: New Feature. Extended SQL export syntax to support new DATETIME variable.
  • MCS: Performance. Improved initial BCS state management.
  • Test: New Feature. All test types now support the new PROGRESS JavaScript feature.
  • Test: New Feature. All test types now support the new KEY JavaScript feature.