All articles by Laurent Pinsivy


How to use Centreon API Web interface?

How to use Centreon API Web interface?

  Laurent Pinsivy, Centreon Product Manager, worked on a step by step tutorial: how to use Centreon API Web interface? If the video does not display, here are the steps: Let’s say you have two Centreon platforms. The first one is your production platform while the...
CentOS 7: install Centreon

CentOS 7: install Centreon

Because the end of life of version 6 of the CentOS linux distribution is approaching (November 30th, 2020), it is important for Centreon to offer a new ISO version 3.4.6 based on version 7 of the CentOS distribution. Distribution mode Open Source software supplied by...
Manage Centreon Broker link failures

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...
Monitor your VMware infrastructure

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...
5 obvious reasons for Centreon IMP

5 obvious reasons for Centreon IMP

Do you want to have round-the-clock monitored IT information and boost your Time-to-monitoring? Centreon IMP is for you! Regardless your business sector, the size of your IT staff or resources, with Centreon IMP you will be able to monitor IT availability and...
Monitor your Synology NAS instantly!

Monitor your Synology NAS instantly!

With more than 150 domains, the Centreon Plugin Packs cover a wide variety of components that are widely used in ISD: network, applications, storage, databases, servers, hardware, etc Since Centreon 3.4 (latest open source version), 6 Plugin Packs are available free...
Create your own custom view with Centreon

Create your own custom view with Centreon

Since several versions, Centreon allows to create your own custom views. Many widgets are available and can be configured with several settings to display needed information. This article explains how to create your first custom view based on widgets available from...
Tutorial: how to translate Centreon

Tutorial: how to translate Centreon

With our last best practices article about contribution management and feedback to contributors, you have learnt the different ways to contribute to Centreon and now you know that Centreon’s translation is one of them. Do you speak another language? Spanish? Italian?...
Centreon Product lifecycle

Centreon Product lifecycle

Get informations about the Centreon product lifecycle. Some products such as Centreon CLAPI, Centreon Backup, Centreon Partitioning or Centreon KB are going to be reinjected in Centreon Web. Products reinjected in Centreon Web Centreon CLAPI, the API in command line...