PacktLib: Monitoring with Opsview

Monitoring with Opsview

Credits

About the Author

Acknowledgments

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Opsview Core Basics

Important concepts

Installing and configuring Opsview Core

Using the Opsview help system and contextual menus

Creating user accounts

Summary

Basic Configuration

Configuring hosts, host groups, and host group hierarchy

Configuring service checks and service groups

Creating and installing Opspacks

Summary

Advanced Configuration

Using exceptions

Creating and using keywords

Creating and using host attributes

Configuring notifications

Testing from the WebUI

Using the advanced host configuration

Automation with the REST API

Summary

Agents, Clouds, and Modules

Using agents

Agentless monitoring

Virtualization and Cloud monitoring

Using core modules

Summary

Opsview Mobile

Configuring Opsview for Opsview Mobile

Summary

The Three Ts

Using the tools from the utils directory

Testing plugins from the command line

Checking the various log files and debugging

Common agent issues

Summary

Designing a Monitoring Environment

Scaling

Summary

Upgrading to Opsview Pro or Opsview Enterprise

Why upgrade?

Upgrading or fresh install

Activating Opsview Pro or Enterprise

Adding additional entitlements

Summary

Opsview Pro Features

Autodiscovery

SNMP traps

Multitenancy

Summary

Opsview Enterprise Features

Scalability

Slaves

Service desk connectors

Reporting

Summary

Additional Modules

The multi-master module

The Network Analyzer module

Opsview Pro versus Opsview Enterprise

Summary

Opsview Dashboards

Getting started with dashboards

Business dashboards

Technical dashboards

The NetFlow dashboard

Dashboard options

Users and dashboards

Summary

Index