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4 simple rules to implement Good Monitoring

What’s critical for small ITOM teams is the need to be operational with the shortest time-to-monitoring (TTM) possible. The solution their business-savvy IT managers will want to choose has to be easily accessible and ready to deploy without heaping on more work or use up IT staff resources they don’t have. Centreon advocates 4 simple rules of thumb that are embodied in its solution for IT...

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New Centreon Advanced partner: Lolokai Conseil

Centreon is happy to announce that Lolokai Conseil becomes a Centreon Advanced Partner. By obtaining its Centreon EMS certification, Lolokai Conseil joins the official Centreon partner club. As an IT monitoring expert, Lolokai Conseil provides high added value IT Monitoring services in Europa and also Indian Ocean. The company implements the Centreon EMS solution in companies operating in...

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Centreon sponsors the ITES Innovation Summit 2018, CRiP CTOs’ meeting

Already sponsoring the annual French CRiP convention for the last 3 years, Centreon now sponsors its French Club for I&O Leaders that counts among its members clients of the Centreon EMS solution. This year, for the very first time, Centreon will participate in the ITES Innovation Summit in Deauville (Normandy, France), on March 15, 16 and 17, 2018. This event brings together over 100...

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How to keep an eye on your VMWare infrastructure’s health?

This is our second post about monitoring VMWare infrastructures. In how to monitor your VMWare infrastructure, published last Nov. 13th, we focused on how to use the Plugin Packs to easily collect data from your ESX servers and associated Datastores: at this stage, the Centreon monitoring console will list the real-time state of all hosts and services, showing any Warning or Critical alerts. In...

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Centreon open source community: you and us together

The Centreon monitoring solution is based above all on an Open Source component to collect data with Centreon Engine and Centreon Plugins, to forward and store collected data with Centreon Broker and with a unified interface (Centreon Web) to manage the monitoring and view the collected data. Let’s take a look about what tools are available for the Centreon community. Download This Open...

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Industry-grade IT monitoring in a robust open source platform

From an early purpose of making Nagios® easier to use and manage, Centreon has since grown into its own as a robust industry-grade monitoring platform for any digital and IT-savvy company. System administrators, network engineers, ITOM teams and over 100,000 of their peers know Centreon is the only robust and functional industry-grade open source monitoring they can trust. Savvy enterprise users...

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Centreon MAP 4.2: create object and view templates

It is with great enthusiasm that we presented to you the new version of Centreon MAP 4.2. This version brings many improvements and new features which will delight creators, administrators and users. In this article, we have selected one big new feature detailed right below. How to create object and view templates: copy/paste/change resources? Every Centreon MAP object associated to a resource...

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Connecting ServiceNow to your Centreon platform

This post is the first one in a series of two posts describing how Centreon can interface to ServiceNow. Today we’re discussing incident management. Integrating IT Monitoring with IT Service Management The IT Monitoring platform is one of the key elements inside your overall IT Operations environment, alongside the ITSM platform, in charge of Service Management, as well as a set of IT Automation...

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Immediate broad & deep monitoring thanks to Centreon EPP

Centreon Enterprise Plugin Packs (EPP) is THE answer. Addressing over 265 domains (and still counting), wide and deep monitoring coverage of major operating systems, equipment, servers, applications, software protocols and services become fast and painless – even for beginners. And that’s not all. Here are 5 clever reasons for Centreon EPP. To find out more, check out an extract of our Plugin...

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Centreon BAM has a completely automatic maintenance period inheritance feature

Available since Centreon 3.4, Centreon BAM 3.5.0 has a completely new automatic maintenance period inheritance feature. Scheduled downtimes, which are essential to the monitoring process, are now automatically taken into account in real time when calculating Business Activities’s KPIs. Up till now it needed double data entry. Using automatic downtime inheritance, users save time and have more...

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