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The nominees are:

Nagios
OpenNMS
Zenoss
Hyperic
GroundWork Monitor
munin
OpenQRM
ZABBIX
Ganglia
monit
mon
Big Brother
Osmius
Icinga
Shinken
Opsview

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Old 01-28-2011, 05:59 AM   #31
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Zabbix - my choise. :-)
 
Old 01-30-2011, 12:11 PM   #32
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Eeeeew OpenNMS ... a big fat java based app! :}
 
Old 01-31-2011, 07:27 AM   #33
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Shinken is the newcomer.
- Compatible to Nagios (Use your config & plugins without modifications)
- Written entirely in Python (Which guarantees that more than a few developers can understand the code)
- New distributed architecture which allows monitoring huuuge numbers of nodes (Add as many worker hosts as you want. Less bottlenecks. All communication takes place in memory)
- Not a toy. It's in use in productive environments since 2010.

http://shinken-monitoring.org
 
Old 01-31-2011, 07:35 AM   #34
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+1 for Shinken

Lot of enhancements from a simple Nagios.
 
Old 01-31-2011, 09:57 AM   #35
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Quote:
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Eeeeew OpenNMS ... a big fat java based app! :}
Haters gonna hate

Have you actually used OpenNMS? Its footprint is in fact rather small compared to anything else that has a hope of scaling to manage as much stuff. If you're looking for something written with leanness foremost in mind, look elsewhere. If you're looking for something that can scale up to manage huge amounts of stuff, you're the target user.

Find the tool that works for you and use it. Promote it here. Succeed and prosper.

Don't troll another project on account of its chosen technology stack, though -- that helps nobody.
 
Old 01-31-2011, 10:34 AM   #36
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+1 for shinken
 
Old 01-31-2011, 10:56 AM   #37
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Nagios

Nagios is the best I tried. OpenNMS is written in Java, that's its problem.
 
Old 01-31-2011, 11:10 AM   #38
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Possible to have Centreon ?

Thanks
 
Old 01-31-2011, 11:15 AM   #39
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Haters gonna hate

Have you actually used OpenNMS? Its footprint is in fact rather small compared to anything else that has a hope of scaling to manage as much stuff. If you're looking for something written with leanness foremost in mind, look elsewhere. If you're looking for something that can scale up to manage huge amounts of stuff, you're the target user.

Find the tool that works for you and use it. Promote it here. Succeed and prosper.

Don't troll another project on account of its chosen technology stack, though -- that helps nobody.

Fair enough. No, I didn't manage to get it installed and working within a day,
so gave up on the idea. I could give it another shot; it's been many years.

Had very good results in a rather large environment with Nagios & Cacti, though.



Cheers,
Tink
 
Old 01-31-2011, 12:37 PM   #40
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I have become quite a fan of Nagios.
 
Old 01-31-2011, 02:57 PM   #41
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Nagios of course, advanced features.
 
Old 02-01-2011, 03:39 AM   #42
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Cool

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Nagios is the best I tried. OpenNMS is written in Java, that's its problem.
Then you should check out Icinga >_<
 
Old 02-01-2011, 09:39 AM   #43
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I used Kaseya(not free) for a long time, and after a job change I just configured a Nagios server after testing the following:
opennms
zenoss

and many others.

Last edited by drsketch1; 02-01-2011 at 09:41 AM.
 
Old 02-01-2011, 12:39 PM   #44
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nvm.
 
Old 02-01-2011, 12:51 PM   #45
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Lot of posts in this thread are from accounts with one or two posts and newly created. Makes you think.
 
  


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