[CentOS] Monitoring services

Sat Dec 17 17:26:34 UTC 2011
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On Sat, Dec 17, 2011 at 11:00 AM, Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org> wrote:

>>>> Do Zabbix or Zenoss allow for this sort of testing that Nagios has?
>> OK, thanks.  I'll dig more into passive checks
> I think its the active tests you are looking for ( tests run from the
> zabbix-server rather than on the agent ). Easy one to start with is the
> web tests, where the zabbix-server can go through a series of
> mouse-clicks and test for content on each 'step', resulting in a pass/fail.

In OpenNMS that would be a 'page sequence monitor':

While a lot of the setup can be done in the web interface, this is one
where you still have to edit xml config files.

  Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com