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Installing the Cacti Server Monitor on Ubuntu 12.04 Cloud Server
Viewed 1910 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
Cacti is a network monitoring tool that creates customized graphs of server performance. It is accessed and managed through a web front-end. Cacti can be used to log and graph multiple cloud servers from a single, unified interface. Installation... Read More
How To Install Nagios On CentOS 6
Viewed 1747 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
Step 1 - Install Packages on Monitoring Server rpm -Uvh http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/x86_64/epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm rpm -Uvh http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/remi-release-6.rpm yum -y install nagios nagios-plugins-all nagios... Read More
How To Create Nagios Plugins With Bash On CentOS 6
Viewed 1656 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
Bash is a popular command processor available on Linux by default. This time, we will expand on this idea and create Nagios plugins using Bash. Step 1 - Install RPMForge Repository and NRPE on client rpm -ivh http://pkgs.repoforge.org/rpmforge... Read More
How To Use Top, Netstat, Du, & Other Tools to Monitor Server Resources
Viewed 1570 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
How Do I Monitor Process Utilization? top One of the most common tools for checking the resource utilization of processes is "top". Top provides a simple, real-time table of your processes, with the largest consumers on top: top top - 14:45:52 up... Read More
How To Create Nagios Plugins With PHP On CentOS 6
Viewed 1476 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
PHP is a popular programming language that allows you to quickly create scripts and install additional libraries. This time, we will expand on this idea and create Nagios plugins using PHP. Step 1 - Install RPMForge Repository and NRPE on client ... Read More
How To Install Nagios On Ubuntu 12.10
Viewed 1429 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
Step 1 - Spin up Ubuntu 12.10 x64 and add SWAP memory To add 2GB of SWAP memory: dd if=/dev/zero of=/swap bs=1024 count=2097152 mkswap /swap && chown root. /swap && chmod 0600 /swap && swapon /swap echo /swap swap swap... Read More
How To Create Nagios Plugins With Perl On CentOS 6
Viewed 1265 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
Perl is a popular programming language that allows you to quickly create scripts and install additional libraries. This time, we will expand on this idea and create Nagios plugins using Perl. Step 1 - Install RPMForge Repository and NRPE on client ... Read More
How To Create Nagios Plugins With Ruby On CentOS 6
Viewed 1180 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
Step 1 - Install RPMForge Repository and NRPE on client rpm -ivh http://pkgs.repoforge.org/rpmforge-release/rpmforge-release-0.5.3-1.el6.rf.x86_64.rpm yum -y install ruby nagios-nrpe useradd nrpe && chkconfig nrpe on Step 2 - Create your... Read More
How To Create Nagios Plugins With PHP On Ubuntu 12.10
Viewed 1116 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
Step 1 - Install NRPE on client apt-get install -y php5 nagios-nrpe-server useradd nrpe && update-rc.d nagios-nrpe-server defaults Step 2 - Create your PHP Script It would be a good idea to keep your plugins in same directory as other... Read More
How To Create Nagios Plugins With Perl On Ubuntu 12.10
Viewed 1106 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
Step 1 - Install NRPE on client apt-get install -y perl nagios-nrpe-server useradd nrpe && update-rc.d nagios-nrpe-server defaults Step 2 - Create your Perl Script It would be a good idea to keep your plugins in same directory as other... Read More
How To Create Nagios Plugins With Bash On Ubuntu 12.10
Viewed 973 times since Sat, Jan 4, 2014
This time, we will expand on this idea and create Nagios plugins using Bash. Step 1 - Install NRPE on client apt-get install -y nagios-nrpe-server useradd nrpe && update-rc.d nagios-nrpe-server defaults Step 2 - Create your Bash... Read More