Generating Web Monitors
Source: United Arab Emirates University
A web monitor is a program used to monitor some public HTML-based Internet information available from dynamic HTML documents on the Internet based on a user defined set of criteria. It is able to deal with public information available on the Internet on a single or multiple websites as a set of variables which the user uses to define some required notification conditions. The monitored information may be stock information, current and expected weather status, currency exchange rates, etc.