The SM51_STATE event is used in SAP to determine the application server status.
Potential Use Cases
This event could be used for the following scenarios:
To determine if all application servers have restarted after maintenance.
To alert on instances where an application server goes down.
The event will look like this in Splunk:
Navigate to this data by using the SM51 t-code. The data from the opening screen shows the information from the SM51_STATE event.