This category includes the topics covering the installation / setup of various monitoring tools for effectively monitoring the server applications and performance

How to Setup Munin Monitoring System on CentOS 7

Munin Load Graph

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 [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Setup Icinga Web 2 on Centos 7.x / Ubuntu 15.04

Icinga Web 2 Dashboard

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 [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Setup OMD on Ubuntu 14.04 / 15.04

OMD Monitored hosts

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 [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Configure OpenNMS on CentOS 7.x

opennms home

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 [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Configure Cacti on Fedora 22 / CentOS 7.0

Cacti Dashboard

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 [...]

Arun Pyasi 3:00 am

How to Install Logwatch on Ubuntu 15.04

Logwatch end report

Hi, Today we are going to illustrate the setup of Logwatch on Ubuntu 15.04 Operating system where as it can be used for any Linux and UNIX like operating systems. Logwatch is a customizable system log analyzer and reporting log-monitoring [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

Howto Configure Zabbix Proxy for External Monitoring on CentOS 7

proxy agent

Zabbix is one the best Open Source network monitoring tool for monitoring an infrastructure. It has many features to monitor services and hosts from low level to high level. So among its all features, we are going to discuss and [...]

Kashif Siddique 7:24 am

How to Install / Configure SNORT IDS on CentOS 6.x / 7.x


Security is a big issue for all networks in today’s enterprise environments. Many methods have developed to secure the network infrastructures and communication over the internet. Among them Snort is a leading open source network intrusion detection and prevention system [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Configure Zenoss Core 4.2.5 on CentOS 6

Zenoss reports

Zenoss Core is the most powerful open-source IT monitoring solution in industry. Using a single, web-based console and agentless technology, we can monitor and manage the performance and availability of all devices in our IT infrastructure including networks, servers, storage, [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Setup smokePing for Latency Monitoring on Ubuntu 15.04

Median RTT

In this article we are going to setup smokePing to keep track of our network with latency monitoring. It can measure, store and display latency, latency distribution and packet loss. It comes with highly configurable alerting system and live latency [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Install ClearOS Community 7.1 on Virtual Machine

ClearOS Dashboard

In today’s linux tutorial we will follow with the help of snapshots to install, setup and configure ClearOS 7.1 the latest beta verion on VMware 64 bit. ClearOS is a next generation Network, Cloud and Systems management Operating System that [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

Howto Install Zabbix Monitoring Server and Agent on CentOS 7

In this tutorial we will setup a complete Network Monitoring System to install and configure Zabbix Server and its agent on latest version of CentOS 7 to monitor our complete IT infrastructure whether its Linux servers running with different applications [...]

Kashif Siddique 7:49 am

A Startup Guide to Setup Icinga2 on Ubuntu 15.04

Check for the salesdb serviceCheck for the salesdb service

Hi everybody! today I am going to show you how to install Icinga2 and Icinga-web on Ubuntu 15.05 Vivid, after that we are going learn how to manage its configuration, hosts, services and notifications. Table of Contents Introduction About Icinga2 [...]

Carlos Alberto 3:00 am

How to Install PandoraFMS and Setup Whatsapp Alerts

Pandora FMS is a monitoring software chosen by several companies all around the world to manage their IT infrastructures. Besides ensuring high performance and maximum flexibility, it has a large amount of features making Pandora FMS one of the most complete [...]

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