Nagios is an open source software that can be used for network and infrastructure monitoring. Nagios will monitor servers, switches, applications and services. It alerts the System Administrator when something went wrong and also alerts back when the issues has been rectified. With Nagios you can: - Monitor your entire IT infrastructure. - Identify problems […]
Zabbix is an enterprise-class open source distributed monitoring solution that can be used to monitor and track performance and availability of network servers, devices and other IT resources. It supports distributed and WEB monitoring, auto-discovery, and more. I tested this how-to On Debian 7, although it should work on other Debian/Ubuntu derivatives. For the testing […]
Munin is a networked resource monitoring tool that can be used to monitor all computers on your network. It displays the gathered information from your system as graphs through a web based interface. With the help of Munin, you can monitor the performance of your computers, services, networks, SANs, applications, weather measurements etc. How it […]
What is Pandora FMS? Pandora FMS is an open source Flexible Monitoring System developed by Artica, a Spanish based company founded in 2005. The project is initially started by Sancho Lerena in 2003. Since then it has gradually evolved to become the resilient, innovative and flexible monitoring tool. Its main aim is to be flexible […]
Pandora FMS is a performance & availability monitoring system, ready for big environments. It uses agents for local monitoring and can do several kinds of remote network monitoring (SNMP v3, TCP checks, remote WMI probes…) Agents works on Linux, Windows, AIX, HP-UX, Solaris and BSD systems. In this tutorial i will describe how to install […]
Monit is a free open-source tool used to manage and monitor processes, programs, files, directories and filesystems on a local or remote LINUX/UNIX systems. Monit conducts automatic maintenance and repair and can execute meaningful causal actions in error situations.
Nagios is one of the most powerful open source monitoring tool, its giving the opportunity for monitoring all OS and devices , in our previous posts, we did show you how to install Nagios from source in Fedora and CentOS, today we will see how to install it directly from yum in Fedora/Centos/SL(Scientific Linux) […]
Nagios is a popular open source computer system and network monitoring software application. It watches hosts and services, alerting users when things go wrong and again when they get better. Nagios was originally designed to run under Linux, but also runs well on other Unix variants. It is free software, licensed under the terms of the GNU General […]
Pandora FMS (for Pandora Flexible Monitoring System) is software solution for monitoring computer networks. Pandora FMS allows monitoring in a visual way the status and performance of several parameters from different operating systems, servers, applications and hardware systems such as firewalls, proxies, databases, web servers or routers.