Zabbix Network Monitoring Essentials

Zabbix Network Monitoring Essentials

This book will help you to implement a powerful network monitoring solution based on Zabbix. Beginning with the installation of Zabbix, you will be guided through the complex task of designing, configuring, and deploying an enterprise class solution to efficiently monitor the networking infrastructures. Focusing on DNS and…

Learning Nagios 4

Learning Nagios 4

One of the most important challenges in system monitoring is to detect and report any malfunctioning system or device as soon as possible, so that you as an administrator are aware of the problem before a user runs into one. Nagios is a powerful monitoring tool that enables…

Monitoring with Opsview

Monitoring with Opsview

Monitoring increasingly complex IT environments can pose quite a challenge. Virtualization and cloud-based applications are finding their way into many IT estates over the world. Keeping a watchful eye out for your infrastructure is now more important than ever, and Opsview allows you to do just that. Monitoring…

Munin Plugin Starter

Munin Plugin Starter

The real challenge of performance issues comes from trying to get to the root of the problem. Having a monitoring system set up makes your life, as a system administrator, a lot easier. The Instant Munin Plugin Starter is a practical, hands-on guide that teaches you how to…

Nagios Core Administration Cookbook

Nagios Core Administration Cookbook

Monitor almost anything in a network Control notifications in your network by configuring Nagios Core. Get a handle on best practices and time-saving configuration methods for a leaner configuration. Use the web interface to control notification behaviour on the fly and for scheduled outages, without restarts. Pull Nagios…

Effective Monitoring and Alerting

Effective Monitoring and Alerting

With this practical book, you’ll discover how to catch complications in your distributed system before they develop into costly problems. Based on his extensive experience in systems ops at large technology companies, author Slawek Ligus describes an effective data-driven approach for monitoring and alerting that enables you to…

Monitoring with Ganglia

Monitoring with Ganglia

Written by Ganglia designers and maintainers, this book shows you how to collect and visualize metrics from clusters, grids, and cloud infrastructures at any scale. Want to track CPU utilization from 20,000 hosts every ten seconds? Ganglia is just the tool you need, once you know how its…

Zenoss Core 3.x Network and System Monitoring

Zenoss Core 3.x Network and System Monitoring

Zenoss Core is an enterprise-level systems and network monitoring solution that can be as complex as you need it to be. And while just about anyone can install it, turn it on, and monitor “something”, Zenoss Core has a complicated interface packed with features. The interface has been…

Zabbix 1.8 Network Monitoring

Zabbix 1.8 Network Monitoring

Zabbix is a very flexible IT monitoring suite, but not every part of it is immediately clear to new users. Following the instructions in this book should allow you to set up monitoring of various metrics on various devices, including Linux and Windows machines, SNMP devices, IPMI enabled…

Zenoss Core Network and System Monitoring

Zenoss Core Network and System Monitoring

For system administrators, network engineers, and security analysts, it is essential to keep a track of network traffic. At some point it will be necessary to read the network traffic directly instead of monitoring application level details. Network security audits, debug network configurations, and usage patterns analyzing can…