Browser Switcher – autoit – Ops monitoring

Share This: # MonitoringBrowserSwitcher This file can be compiled in autoit downloaded from: This tiny script it’s an easy win solution for system monitoring where there’s only 1 screen and many monitoring applicances. Currently script will create indefinite loop and switch between IE and Chrome every 30seconds. I used it by running Zenoss on […]
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Zabbix 2.2 Simple Checks VMware monitoring

Share This: Getting my head around  custom Vmware triggers…. plus getting only the alerts we want to get. (aka building triggers from scratch)   – Virtual server powered off / on notification – Level Average

– Filesystem size on VM – Warning (less than 10% free disk space) – Level Warning

– Filesystem […]
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Zabbix 2.2 Vmware 5.1 config tuning

Share This: For virtual machine monitoring to work, Zabbix should be compiled with the –with-libxml2 and –with-libcurl compilation options. After linking it with Vcenter, here are some recommended changes to the service. /etc/zabbix/zabbix-server.conf StartIPMIPollers=5 ( for ICMP – also requires installation of fping) StartPingers=25 (ICMP etc) StartHTTPPollers=5 StartVmwareCollectors=10 (Essential for monitoring vm’s) VMwareFrequency=60 (frequency) […]
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Zabbix 2.2 mysql tuning

Share This: Bits needs tuning, My environment ~500 devices, 5x15K 600GB SAS, 32GB of RAM, 2x Xeon E5 CPU /etc/my.cnf [mysqld] port = 3306 socket = /var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock datadir = /var/lib/mysql connect_timeout = 60 wait_timeout = 28800 max_connections = 2048 max_allowed_packet = 64M max_connect_errors = 1000 tmp_table_size = 512M max_heap_table_size = 64M table_cache = 512 # […]
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Zabbix 2.2 install guide SLES 11 SP2 / mysql

Share This: This guide is produced by trying to implement zabbix using Following guide from creates many issues which are now solved therefore I’m showing a correct way of installation and configuration. I have highlighted were guide is not correct. Add repositories: zypper addrepo server_monitoring You also NEED SLES11 SP2 SDK […]
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