you use component monitoring in the following cases:
If you want to get an overview of the status of the individual components of SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI).
If you want to call the configuration data of individual XI components.
If you want to use test messages to check whether the XI runtime is functioning correctly.
If you want to test whether cache connectivity is functioning correctly.
If you want to archive message security settings or entire messages.
If you want to check the status of your communication channels or the adapters configured in the communication channels.