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Did you know? Centreon 3.4 has native monitoring plugin

Since Centreon 3., users work with the Centreon Plugin Packs system. Contrary to the previous classic technical plugins, the Centreon Plugin Packs are ready-to-use. They combine monitoring plugins and pre-configurations (control + model + macro), thereby simplifying deployment while being easy to download with their accompanying documentation. See our tutorial: Using Plugin Packs for fast...

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Manage Centreon Broker link failures

Centreon Broker is the link between monitoring scheduler and MySQL to store collected data. But Centreon Broker is first of all a multi-input and multi-output manager. What are Centreon Broker’s components? To connect to Centreon central server, the Centreon Engine scheduler loads the Centreon Broker mode “cbmod”. This client is in charge to forward to the Centreon server the data collected by...

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Monitoring – The right way & right away thanks to Centreon ProServices

Deploying Centreon in an extensive multi-system monitoring operation? Migrating from Nagios/FAN, similar open source tools or early versions of Centreon? Require specific adaptation or development expertise? Simply need help with a PoC? Even with the simplest of monitoring solutions, any of these can be rather overwhelming and time-consuming in hybrid IT infrastructures. CPS (Centreon...

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Monitor your VMware infrastructure

The Plugin Packs are designed to quickly and easily automate the configuration of items to monitor and expand checks by delivering useful information to the IT operational team – even if you are a beginner. Since Centreon 3.4 (latest open source version), 6 Plugin Packs are available free of charge: Cisco Standard, Linux SNMP, MySQL DB, Printer Standard, UPS Standard et Windows SNMP....

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Case study: French departmental council of Haut-Rhin

By centralizing its monitoring with Centreon, the departmental council of Haut-Rhin (France) increases its productivity and proactiveness! In 2010, when the French departmental council of Haut-Rhin IT department decided to consolidate its IT and seriously upgrade its business applications, it chose to structure its monitoring using a single, central and ergonomic tool. The objective was to...

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Save the date! – Paris Open Source Summit – December 06 & 07, 2017

Meet Centreon during the Paris Open Source Summit (POSS) on December 06 & 07, 2017! Booth C10 and A15: exchanges with the Centreon team, workshop Centreon. Program coming soon! The Paris Open Source Summit is the top line european event empowering open innovation. The Paris Open Source Summit is the leading event to showcase the latest and greatest in Free and Open Source technologies....

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8 key advantages for I&O teams & their business stakeholders

Centreon EMS is Centreon’s full enterprise solution, designed to take IT infrastructure, systems and network performance monitoring to a whole new level of relevance for business operations. Here are 8 obvious reasons for Centreon EMS.  1- Powerful, reliable & fully integrated system for demanding multi-site I&O Capable of combining and treating hundreds of thousands of service...

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8 criteria for choosing your IT monitoring tool, or how to switch from love at first sight to a long-term relationship!

A love affair is burgeoning between you and your monitoring tool. It’s a relationship that should be steady and long term, quite simply because it’s going to be your everyday partner for a long time. Like all couples, you’re going to have to get past love at first sight to build a lasting relationship. We’ve made a list of 8 determining criteria to help you choose with peace of mind, and so that...

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Press release: TeamWork becomes a Centreon Advanced partner

By obtaining its Centreon EMS certification, TeamWork will be able to offer its clients high added value IT Monitoring services and join the official Centreon partner club. TeamWork, specialized in consulting, integrating, outsourcing of SAP solutions and technology platforms, has created a shared service center (SSC) for its clients in France and worldwide. By becoming a Centreon (the...

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