For security reasons, ping is usually shut off and not available.
From: MIDRANGE-L [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Luis Rodriguez
Sent: Monday, November 23, 2015 10:25 AM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: Is there an easy way to monitor for Internet failures?
Could you write a small program that periodically "pings" each IP and check its status?