Zabbix agent is deployed on a monitoring target to actively monitor local resources and applications (hard drives, memory, processor statistics etc).

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
23 views

How can i add switch in zabbix?

How can I add a host in zabbix ? like switch sf200-24p not support with SNMP. Note: the switch sf200-24 is support with LLDP protocol.
0
votes
0answers
25 views

how to monitor java jre 8 on zabbix via JMX technology

how to monitor java jre 8 that running on tomcat8 via jmx technology? server os is ubuntu 14.04 LTS and monitoring platform is zabbix 2.2.
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Zabbix JMX custom java app monitoring

We are trying to monitor a custom java app and retrieve JMX data from that host . I've tried to figure out the issue for the past 2 days but with no success . Unfortunately zabbix documentation does ...
3
votes
1answer
35 views

Zabbix: Monitor child spawn rate

We have set up zabbix to monitor our infrastructure, and our security team denied us to run custom scripts through zabbix. This makes our lives a bit harder to find solutions which don't require ...
0
votes
1answer
148 views

How do I configure zabbix to add containers dynamically and monitor them across servers that have agents?

I am struggling with discovering and monitoring dynamic (i.e. moving) containers across multiple physical servers and affiliating the results with the container service, not the server on which the ...
0
votes
1answer
95 views

Zabbix active check monitoring issue

I am new to zabbix monitoring tool, and I am facing some issues while configuring active check based monitoring. The Zabbix server is hosted in AWS cloud and the server to be monitored is placed in a ...
1
vote
2answers
71 views

Zabbix: How can I monitor whether remote commands are enabled?

I have a problem with some zabbix triggers not firing due to the fact that EnableRemoteCommands hasn't been enabled on certain hosts. I tried to address this by adding a trigger specifically checking ...
0
votes
0answers
97 views

Zabbix Graphs Show No Data When Data is Available in Latest Data

I have an issue when I make a graph and Add Total Memory, it says that there is no data. I also have other details such as Available Memory and Used Memory which are working on the same graph. If I ...
1
vote
3answers
961 views

Zabbix-agent unreachable

One of the servers monitored by Zabbix is not reachable. I have no idea why as this works normally with other servers. The zabbix-agent service on the monitored server is running. We have several ...
1
vote
1answer
244 views

Zabbix: MySQL service monitor - invalid entry when restarting zabbix-agent

Take the following situation: zabbixserver: httpd, mysql-server, zabbix 2.2.11 with local database databaseserver: mysql-server zabbixserver monitors the local mysql database correctly. ...
0
votes
1answer
177 views

zabbix user unable to execute sudo mysqladmin ping

I am trying to check whether MySql is up by using a UserParameter in zabbix. UserParameter looks like this. UserParameter=mysql.ping,sudo mysqladmin ping | grep -c alive | wc -l When I execute ...
0
votes
0answers
58 views

zabbix_agent + socat hanging with close_wait

I have the following setup: remote devices running active zabbix_agentd (version 2.0) using socat to tunnel through an HTTPS proxy. On the server side: Apache with a proxy service allowing CONNECT to ...
1
vote
1answer
25 views

How to turn off triggers for a specific period?

I have an action which ping the zabbix agents of my servers and a trigger which notifies if there are more than 3 minutes without answer. The expression is: ...
1
vote
2answers
81 views

Zabbix's UserParameter returns two value and none is correct

I have created user parameter measure speed of the writes on the iscsi lun that looks as such: UserParameter=write.perf.mon[*], mytime="$(time -p (dd if=/dev/zero of=$1 oflag=direct bs=4k ...
0
votes
1answer
743 views

zabbix_agentd ERROR: cannot add user parameter "mysql.status[*]

Zabbix agent complains when trying to start: Starting Zabbix agent: zabbix_agentd [...]: ERROR: cannot add user parameter "mysql.status[*],echo "show global status where Variable_name='$1';" | ...
2
votes
1answer
759 views

Zabbix file system autodiscovery does not kick in

I have the following set up Zabbix server 2.2.2 Zabbix agent 2.2.2 I have the agent running on several Ubuntu 14.04 servers which have Template Linux OS applied on them. For some reason, the file ...
0
votes
2answers
210 views

How can I made zabbix-agent to auto-discover the zabbix-server?

I am looking for a setup where I do not have to configure the address of the zabbix server in each zabbix-agent, something similar to DNS auto-discovery used by salt. Is this possible or is missing ...
0
votes
0answers
648 views

Zabbix active check traffic

My conundrum is as follows... I have a Zabbix (2.2) server and agent up and running. The server does all kinds of passive check on the agent -- everything here is working as intended. The problem is ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

Zabbix Cannot Get Value From Agent [closed]

I am attempting to connect Zabbix to a host and am getting the error: Get value from agent failed: cannot connect to [[xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx]:10050]: [4] Interrupted system call I am not sure why this ...
1
vote
1answer
302 views

How Can I Have An Action Run On Hosts Where A Given Trigger Is Already “True?”

Setup: Zabbix 2.4 | RHEL 6.4 I'm configuring a method to allow Zabbix Agentd services to automatically update their own binaries when a trigger is thrown (using Git as the vessel). Two triggers are ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

zabbix network interface app shows no items for CentOS VM

I'm using a Ubuntu VM as Zabbix server and Zabbix agent1, and a CentOS VM as Zabbix agent 2. And when I look at the overview at the property "Incoming network traffic on eth0", only Zabbix agent1 (the ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

How can I install the Zabbix agent without yum on RHEL 6? [closed]

I am testing Zabbix locally on CentOS 6 but this will be installed and configured on Red Hat without having yum. All the instructions I have found online give me guides for yum. Is there a package ...
0
votes
1answer
266 views

Many zabbix-proxy, many zabbix-agent. Stop notification

I have a lot of zabbix-proxy who take care of lot of server with zabbix agent. Each zabbix-proxy have around 10 zabbix agent under him. If server who run proxy crash, I got 11 notification (proxy + ...
1
vote
1answer
750 views

Bulk Gathering of Numerous Discovered Items

(This is for Zabbix 2.2.2.) I have a discovery rule that can return 100+ items that I'd like to monitor. Each item's data can be gathered by a UserParameter invoking a separate executable. ...
0
votes
1answer
310 views

Zabbix not collecting data from Apache for Windows

I have a Zabbix 2.2 installation and I need to monitor a Windows Server running Apache. I have enabled mod_status, installed zapache ...
1
vote
1answer
941 views

Zabbix jmx check availability

Sometimes in my zabbix I see so my JMX agent is unavailable, if anyone knows a way to monitor the status of the JMX agent, whether it is possible ?
2
votes
1answer
7k views

Zabbix - service restart

I have zabbix monitoring multiple servers (linux and windows). Is it possible to have zabbix automate services that they are down to automatically restart? Thanks, Karl
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Zabbix: How do I configure a Trigger which will check if a specific value has been changed in the last 10 minutes?

I've been given the task to monitor a specific value in some MySQL server database, I need to raise a notification if the value has not been changed in the last 10 minutes. I've added to the ...
0
votes
1answer
742 views

Zabbix triggers, send mails to specific email IDs, which are not a user in Zabbix

I recently started with Zabbix for monitoring around 150 VMs. These VMs are used for development purpose only and have been assigned to specific owners. The owners do not have a user in Zabbix, as it ...
2
votes
0answers
705 views

Zabbix : Trigger Dependency not working Agent(Not reachable)-depends on>Proxy(Not reachable)

We have proxy-agent relationship in which I want to make agent not reachable trigger to be dependent on proxy not reachable. Setup we have say for example : Zabb-Prxy(Proxy) monitors ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Stop Zabbix notification for nodes under zabbix-proxy when proxy service is down

I have a zabbix-proxy and 12 nodes in that proxy. Right now whenever proxy service goes down. It send out of reach mail for all the 12 nodes. I want to send mail only for the zabbix proxy not for the ...
0
votes
1answer
524 views

How do I call an external app in zabbix 2.2?

I have an app that reports the status of another app. It does a little more than just check if the app is in the process list. It returns 0 if OK and -1 if error. How would I call this app through ...
-1
votes
1answer
979 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
511 views

Update zabbix-agent mysql credentials

I want to monitor my mysql server with zabbix. So i've created a mysql user called zabbix. The user got a secret password. Now is my question where i can update the password in the zabbix config? I ...
0
votes
2answers
5k views

Zabbix with active checks

In Zabbix 2.0 I have configured zabbix agents to be active and disabled passive checks. I've also configured the host to automatically add these hosts to the "Discovered Hosts" host group. However, ...
2
votes
1answer
812 views

Add Zabbix S.M.A.R.T. monitor to ESXi 5

I have a ESXi 5.1 host with 3 Hard Disk (1 SSD, 2 Magnetic) and I want to monitor them, especially for the S.M.A.R.T Data, that is critical and preannunce an HDD break. Since I'm really unfamiliar ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Problems with vfs.file.exists on Zabbix 2.0

I'm having problems with vfs.file.exists on Zabbix 2.0.6 on a 64-bit Fedora 19 box. 2.0.6 is the latest version available from the Fedora yum repository, at the time of writing. I want to check for ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Is it safe to expose zabbix_agentd to public internet?

One of my machine set by a third party contractor is running zabbix_agentd in the network that can be accessed from the Internet (i.e. no firewall port blocking) I want to ask, it is safe? Is the ...
0
votes
1answer
6k views

Agent interfaces settings in Zabbix for Active agents?

I need to run a ZABBIX setup, where some of my agents is behind firewalls, so the Zabbix server can't connect to the agent. Every item is setup to be using Zabbix agent (Active) and i got data as ...
-2
votes
1answer
691 views

Zabbix monitoring system [closed]

I want to monitor some things and I was wondering what of the following can be done using Zabbix easily, what can be done with some extra effort and what can't be done with it: All computers are ...
3
votes
1answer
375 views

What item-key to monitor when looking for CPU interrupts in Zabbix 1.8.2

What is the proper item-key to monitor when looking for CPU interrupts caused by NICs.
1
vote
1answer
591 views

How to get the Log file name that we are monitoring using Zabbix?

I am trying to get the log file's name that we are monitoring using zabbix. Is there a way to do this? I created one item in zabbix to monitor log file like this: ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

Getting started with Zabbix

We run a small startup and just began interesting ourselves in monitoring our machines properly. The choice fell on Zabbix, which fits well into our criteria of requirements. I've setup the Zabbix ...
3
votes
2answers
4k views

Zabbix - Populate Item with SQL Server Query

I'm trying to track a process that locks up regularly. It's a funky program that we have no control over. I'm trying to find a good way to track when the program stops responding. I have a query ...
2
votes
2answers
6k views

Zabbix “Application” monitoring - How do I detect a “hung” frozen application

I have Zabbix Server on Ubuntu working... I have an Agent install on my Windows server. Template_Windows works wonders and gives me all sorts of stats that I'm happy to play with... The problem is ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Zabbix 1.8.2 agent does not work when monitored Debian system has IPv6 enabeld

We have a Zabbix Server 1.8.2 running on an Debian VM - installed from the repositories of Squeeze. Also, we are installing Zabbix 1.8.2 agents in various other VMs, most of them running Debian, ...
1
vote
3answers
2k views

Time is off in Zabbix graphs

I have two instances of zabbix running on two different RHEL servers. Data presented in web user interface on one are off by 2 hours and on the other by 3 hours (ahead). For example instead of 15:00 ...
1
vote
2answers
16k views

how to get CPU utilization in zabbix from Windows server?

I'm trying to monitor CPU utilization of windows 7 32bit PC (C2D E8400) using zabbix. I tried both "perf_counter[\Processor Information(_Total)\% Processor Time]" and "system.cpu.util[,system,avg5]". ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

Zabbix Active Agents not working over the Internet

I have set up my Zabbix server to listen for the active agent which, after messing with my firewall and host names I got to appear green under the monitored status. I also configured the Agent on a ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

How do I allow access to a service running on a Forefront TMG Server?

I'm setting up Zabbix for monitoring on our network. So far everything is going well, the agent is installed on all the servers. All the servers except the Forefront one are communicating with the ...