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How to Setup Network Monitoring with OpenNMS on Ubuntu 16.04

OpenNMS is a carrier-grade, highly integrated, open source platform designed for building network monitoring solutions. It has the capability to discover and monitor the nodes automatically in a network. Also you can monitor a service by assigning it to Open-NMS.  It can do both automated and directed discovery too. Three main functional areas of it […]

February 1, 2017 | By in OPEN SOURCE TOOLS
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How to Setup Monitoring using Dashing Icinga2 Dashboard

Hello, today we are going to install Dashing Icinga2 on Ubuntu. It creates dashboards with icinga2 data, giving you a frontend to monitoring information of your environment's systems. Made out of Ruby on top Dashing framework, which designed to deploy pretty and simple dashboards out of complex and ugly data, it makes the task of monitoring much better. […]

December 14, 2016 | By in LINUX HOWTO
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How to Setup Monitoring for Docker Containers using Prometheus

Prometheus is a next-generation open source monitoring system from SoundCloud and is designed for monitoring such as the generation and collection of metrics, graphing the resulting data on dashboards, and alerting on anomalies etc. In this tutorial we will install/configure following components - i)  Prometheus as a Docker service although it can be installed as […]

December 12, 2016 | By in MONITORING,TRENDING
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How to Monitor Docker Containers using Grafana on Ubuntu

Grafana is an open source feature rich metrics dashboard. It is very useful for visualizing large-scale measurement data. It provides a powerful and elegant way to create, share, and explore data and dashboards from your disparate metric databases. It supports a wide variety of graphing options for ultimate flexibility. Furthermore, it supports many different storage backends for your […]

August 3, 2016 | By in MONITORING
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How to Add Host and Manage Services in Icinga2

In my previous article, I've explained how to install and configure an Icinga2 with Icinga Web2 interface. Now it's time to introduce some hosts to our monitoring system.  Unlike Nagios, we can add the hosts automatically to the Icinga2 systems. The configuration is quite simple and easy compared to other monitoring systems. As stated before,  the […]

July 1, 2016 | By in MONITORING
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How to Install Icinga2 on Ubuntu 16.04

ICINGA2 is an open source monitoring system which checks the availability of your network resources, services, notifies users of outages and generates performance data for reporting. It is an advanced form of Nagios and it has a better web interface compared to it. It is developed with a much user-friendly web interface with more options and it is more […]

June 29, 2016 | By in MONITORING
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How to Install and Setup Cacti on Ubuntu 16.04

Hello and welcome to our today's article on another open source Network monitoring tool that is Cacti. Cacti is a complete network graphing solution designed with RRDTool’s data storage and graphing functionality. It can graph network bandwidths with SNMP, shell or perl scripts. RRDtool is a program developed by the Swiss Tobi Oeticker who was […]

June 1, 2016 | By
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How to Install Splunk on CentOS 7

Splunk is one of the most powerful tool for exploring and searching data. It is one of the easiest, faster and secured way to search, analysis, collect and visualize massive data streams in realtime from applications, webservers, databases, server platforms, Cloud networks and many more. The Splunk developers are offering Splunk software packages compatible on […]

May 9, 2016 | By
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How to Install AIDE on CentOS 7

AIDE otherwise called as Advanced Intrusion Detection Environment. AIDE is one of the most popular tools for monitoring the server changes in a LINUX based system. It is used as a files/folders integrity checker. The installation of this Software is much simple. This is originally written by Rami Lehti and Pablo Virolainen in 1999. The system check […]

April 28, 2016 | By
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How to Setup Munin Monitoring System on CentOS 7

Hello Everybody! Welcome to our today’s article on one the most widely used, free of cost and Open Source Munin Network Resource Monitoring System. Its a perl software application can help you monitoring your each and every asset that keeps record of it and sends you the critical alerts of services for your servers, switches, […]

December 9, 2015 | By
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How to Setup Icinga Web 2 on Centos 7.x / Ubuntu 15.04

Icinga is an open source network monitoring application that provides us with Icinga Web 1 and Icinga Web 2 interfaces to fully manage and monitor the hosts and services through its dashboard. Icinga Web 2 is the successor of Icinga web which is lightweight, fast and flexible to embed into other projects that supports multiple […]

October 21, 2015 | By
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How to Setup OMD on Ubuntu 14.04 / 15.04

Hi, today we are going to setup OMD (Open Monitoring Distribution) which is one the best solution for network and and systems monitoring that comes with bundle of different network monitoring tools that is Nagios, Icinga and Shinkin including some of there required addons. The addons makes the process simple for OMD setup to install […]

October 15, 2015 | By
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How to Configure OpenNMS on CentOS 7.x

Systems management and monitoring services are very important that provides information to view important systems management information that allow us to to make decisions based on this information. To make sure the network is running at its best and to minimize the network downtime we need to improve application performance. So, in this article we […]

September 3, 2015 | By
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How to Configure Cacti on Fedora 22 / CentOS 7.0

Cacti is a free and open source web based front-end network graphing solution application designed for the industry-standard data logging tool RRDtool. It provides its users a fast poller, advanced graph templating, multiple data acquisition methods, and user management features with its beautiful web based interface. It is generally used to graph time-series data of […]

August 25, 2015 | By
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