Applications or appliances that observe systems and networks to find problems and notify administrators.

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What's Up Gold Event Log Messages

Background We use What's Up Gold (WUG) to monitor our servers. A requirement has recently come in for alerts to be sent when specific events appear in servers' event logs. We've met this requirement ...
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Google Analytics real-time data into a 'top' like CLI

Does anyone know of a project or set of scripts that attempts to bring Google Analytics data to the command line? What I dream about is a "top" like application that lets me monitor Google Analytics ...
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How can i send daily alerts for linux server monitoring using Monit tool(free edition)? [closed]

Hi i am using monit free edition tool to monitor server status, but in that the alerts works only when some triggering action done. But i want to send a daily alert of all the details of server as ...
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how to efficiently monitor system stat using vmstat?

Am getting the real-time memory stats from vmstat command. I did this using following steps: $nohup vmstat 60 > vmstatrecord.app & the command executes in background and writes the log to ...
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Testing IPsec with Nagios / Icinga?

Several of my Windows servers are running IPsec. There are a small handful that have problems when rebooting with the IPsec services not coming up. As a result I'd like to set up a monitoring check ...
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Monit system cpu usage

Monit version: 5.0.3 Server: Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS I want to monitor the system cpu usage with Monit and I am trying as follows: check system host_name if cpu usage (user) > 70% then alert if ...
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m/monit and ec2 autoscaling

I've been using monit for some time and have really liked it thus far. I recently decided to give m/monit a try and the UI looks great and is super informative. My only hang up is monitoring servers ...
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CPU usage command for monitor script

Is there a command for FreeBSD (except the top -P) I could use to monitor my dedicated server CPU usage? I am in progress of writting my bash script which will notify me as soon as any of the CPU core ...
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Translating MIB to OID and a Juniper Switch

2 chained EX 4500 I'd like to monitor using SNMP. http://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=KB17526 Can anyone please explain how did he translate "jnxOperatingDescr" to ...
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How do I remotely install, configure and maintain SNMP?

I'm looking to remotely install the SNMP and SNMP WMI Provider services on Windows Server 2008 R2, configure specific options for the Agent, Traps, and Security tabs, then make sure these services and ...
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What dose these units means in zabbix?

When i try to set some items for my disk read and write, I found it by vfs.dev.read and vfs.dev.writefor zabbix-agent. This item contain a parameter named type which some of them are unknown for me. ...
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Unchanged Elastic Beanstalk transitions to RED health

I've got an application running on Elastic Beanstalk that seems to randomly transition to RED. The App is running just fine and has been for a while (it is also not crashing) but every once in a while ...
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How to monitor an RSS with Zabbix

I'd like to setup Zabbix monitoring for the Google Apps Status Dashboard, and I was thinking that monitoring the RSS Feed with Zabbix's WEB monitoring would be the best way to approach it. However, I ...
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What is the use of gmond collection group in unicast Ganglia setup?

There is a Ganglia aggregator running: gmond gmetad And three Ganglia agents working in unicast mode, to publish data to the aggregator. From one of the Ganglia agents, I manually push new ...
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How to choose which graphs to show in the Main view of ganglia?

I am running Ganglia web frontend 3.5.12. The "Main" view looks like: unspecified Grid (4 sources) - Load last hour - Memory last hour - CPU last hour - Network last hour Cluster1 - Cluster1 load ...
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monitoring error rate with monit

Is there a way to tell monit to alert me if there are more than X errors (e.g. lines matching "ERROR") in a log file in a certain time? My use case would be: errors sometimes appear in my log file ...
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What's the best monitoring program for my server stack? [duplicate]

Basics I know, I know, this is kind of a duplicate, but not really, I'll show you why. I'm currently building an application that I'm scaling out over more servers, and while that's enough of a fun ...
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Monitoring Informatica Java processes with JConsole on Windows Server 2008

I am having an issue getting JConsole to connect to my Java processes. Let's start with the basics... Java Version As you can tell from the path below, we are running Informatica with packaged Java. ...
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Configuring Nagios event_handler for different checks levels of a service without overlap

Running Nagios Core 4.0.2 and using latest NRPE on clients. We have 3 service definitions to check one piece of software at different levels each minute: Open TCP port check Process is running ...
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Understanding Logman - Processor Time

As part of a project I am working on, I have to monitor server/desktop performance to ensure there is no degradation as a direct result of my work. I thought I would set up some performance counters ...
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Mongodb monitoring using mikoomi plugin of zabbix is not rendering any data

I'm using mikoomi plugin https://code.google.com/p/mikoomi/wiki/03 to monitor mongo db, in that there is shell script which is calling php script and returning 0 to zabbix and parallely writing a data ...
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mail routing connection testing

I would like to implement an alerting process that will send a test email to an internet based mail server every 5 minutes, I manually email echo@esat.net if I suspect there is a transmission issue ...
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Zabbix no free space on disk

I have zabbix 2.2.1 and 252 monitors the hosts. Currently, the database is in local and size database is 65GB is running housekeeper who clears history entries older than 30 days. Entries are deleted, ...
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Foglight Graphing Anomalies

We use some custom cartridges in our foglight deployment to measure some web application response times and at times we have large spikes on the graphs that don't line up with the numeric data once ...
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report per-process IO stats with pidstat or sar

I'm trying to track io usage of a few "suspect" processes over time. Ideally would like to make those stats available via munin, or push directly to graphite. However, as a starting point it would be ...
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Can Observium analyze network traffic?

I'm running a observium server analyzing my office devices, but I'd like to know if there's a way for observium to analyze the network traffic. English is not my main language, so I don't know how to ...
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How to read sFlow?

We currently have a very large outbound DDOS Attack coming from one of our machines which is on a Brocade switch and monitored by PRTG. I am looking at the sFlow v5 8 sensor and see Top Talkers and ...
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Is it's possible to have SCOM interrogate Nagios to get the status information of hosts?

When I said 'like' in the subject, that was just because the English language requires that syntax! I do not like SCOM! But business requirements are almost forcing me to use this as my main pane of ...
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How to monitor ubuntu server 24/7 for memory usage correlated with server events? [duplicate]

I have a ubuntu server running : apache2, mysqld and a python script. In the past, I've ran out of memory which caused mysql to corrupt the database. I'd like to run a monitor tool that can register ...
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Smart Notifications (Whom to contact for what) in Icinga

I have Icinga 1.10 installed and I am using NagiosQL to configure it. I am stuck a bit on tweaking alerts and notifications. Icinga has implied inheritance. Assume we have a production web server ...
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Random IP's constantly trying to connect to SQL Server

We are building a cloud-based application that relies on a login database as well as many individual client databases. Using rackspace we have setup a server (windows server 2012) with SQL Management ...
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Zabbix_proxy cannnot send data on java_gateway

I have some problem with monitoring JBoos with JMX interface. This problem I resolve with recompile zabbix_java_gateway on file (JMXItemChecker.java) Old: String conn = ...
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Can I created nested discovery rules in Zabbix?

I have installed Zabbix for monitoring some machines I'm responsible for. A few hosts in this setup run multiple redis instances running on different ports and each instance has multiple databases. I ...
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Monit is not restarting process

I have monit to monit a process but it doesn't realize it is down. My monit configuration is this: check process xxx with pidfile /var/run/xxx.pid group yyy start program = "/etc/init.d/xxx start" ...
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Looking for script to pull server stats and display on a web page I host [duplicate]

Does anyone know of a bash or similar script that will pull stats from a Linux server and display them on a centralized web page or send a report via email every "x" hours? I've found services that ...
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Ganglia: aggregate metrics from one host

copy of: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/20802925/ganglia-aggregate-metrics-from-one-host For example, 2 instances of 1 process produce some metric using gmetric. They launched on one host: ...
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OID's and MIB's for CISCO, JUNIPER and ZTE Router/ Switch devices [closed]

I want OID's and MIB's for CISCO, JUNIPER and ZTE Router/ Switch devices to monitor CM, PM & FM datas through SNMP. So Please kindly share me the details. Also If you share dumps/files/logs ...
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Sensu gem installation in Windows. How to use it? [closed]

I need to install the sensu 0.12 version on some windows 2008r2 servers over here. The problem is that the latest available .msi is for the 0.10.x version and that causes me some compatibility problem ...
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How to exempt weekends from freshness checks in Nagios

Thank you, serverfault, for giving me the answer to how-does-an-administrator-generalize-alerting-when-an-event-doesnt-happen. Now, I only want to check the freshness of these passive services Monday ...
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using monit to monitor processes

i am trying to figure out how to use monit to get a notification when one of my processes starts to run once again. let me be clear- at first the process is running, stops to run and then runs again. ...
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iwatch recursive configuration for only one level

I want to Monitor if a file is moved to a set of folders so i used the recursive attribute in the iwatch.xml the folder structure is a ->b->c ->c ->c->d ->b ->b My ...
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Monitor Exchange bandwidth by user / mailbox

We share an exchange servers between 5 different companies. Our exchange server is consuming a massive amount of bandwidth every month (up to almost a TB!). It's hosted offsite and our hosting ...
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Why is there no output being returned from my check_esx_cim plugin?

I've got several ESXi hosts running v5.0.0-469512 . I'm monitoring these hosts using Icinga. Recently I had to re-install one of these ESXi hosts and after re-installing I can't get all of my ...
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File Monitoring on Ubuntu 12.04 Server [closed]

I´m looking for a simple way to monitor critical folders for changes to recognize hacks on a ubuntu 12.04 server. After Days of reading How To´s on different programms I´m a bit confused which way to ...
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How to access min/max/avg value in munin plugins?

I'm writing a munin plugin and display a GAUGE which displays a value which constantly increases. What I want to add to that plugin is a day/week/etc. average. I simply have to substract the day's ...
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Query Nagios status programmatically

I recently acquired a nice 7×11 LED display, and I want (among other stuff) display my nagios status on it. For that I need to query the status of my Nagios installation. What is the appropriate way ...
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Is there a way to exclude specific hosts from a Nagios hostgroup?

I have a Nagios server which includes many hostgroups. One of these hostgroups include a server which I'd like to exclude from being checked for one specific Nagios Check but I want it to keep being a ...
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monit service permission starting a linux service

I'm running monit to monitor a linux service i wrote which basically makes sure that a mounted partition exist. the service start action is: mount -a the service stop action is: umount /...../.... ...
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Datadog: Is it possible to create templates to apply to many hosts?

When we have many hosts running the same services or the same role, is there a way in Datadog to apply a template to these hosts so that they get automatically populated with alerts ? And i could ...
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Can't run cfgmaker

I need to create a config file for mrtg using cfgmaker, but no metter what I try I always get the following: cfgmaker --global 'WorkDir: /var/www/mrtg' --output=/etc/mrtg/mrtg.cfg Usage: ...