[CentOS] network monitoring systems
Ray Van Dolson
rayvd at digitalpath.net
Thu Mar 30 23:20:06 UTC 2006
> > If I had to give some requirements....
> > - Free (as in speech and beer) or low cost
> > - SNMP capable
> > - ping / fping options
> > - GUI (http, I'd guess) of some sort for monitoring
> > - TCP connect options
> Checkout http://www.opennms.org/ It may suit your needs,
Ditto on OpenNMS. Rock solid system and very fast. It can be kind of a
bear to configure (XML configuration files and testing even simple changes
sometimes require you to restart the entire monitoring system which can
take a while), but once you get the thing set up right, it just works.
It does graphing as well, but I prefer to use Cacti for that.
More information about the CentOS