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3 Steps to Jumpstart IT Performance

Follow the Workflow: Reframing the ITIM Conversation Great IT makes for great business. Everybody now takes this for granted—but maybe not deeply enough. It’s one thing to invest in the latest tools and tech, quite another to innovate in how you manage these assets. As our IT ecosystems are changing, so must our perspective on […]

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Business-Aware ITOps gets new push with 19.10 release

We’re constantly evolving our IT monitoring platform and approach to make it as easy as 1, 2, 3 to leverage IT infrastructure monitoring as a frontline performance enabling tool. As we’re launching our most recent software update, this post introduces the 3-steps of business-aware monitoring (more on this soon) and highlights how Centreon EMS 19.10 […]

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New Centreon EMS 19.10 Software Release

We are proud to announce today the general availability of version 19.10 of our Business-Aware, Hybrid IT Infrastructure Monitoring solution: Centreon EMS. Every six months in April and October Centreon releases a new version of its flagship Centreon EMS solution, as well as the underlying Centreon open-source framework. What’s new for this October 2019 release? […]

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Pixagility: when IT Monitoring helps to provide seamless video broadcast experiences

With its unique technological expertise, Pixagility helps European and African broadcasters enhance video content for their audiences. Pixagility uses Centreon EMS to provide seamless video broadcast experiences – from infrastructure to viewers’ screens. PIXAGILITY: an innovative multiservice video platform that supports broadcasters in enhancing the value of video contents Founded in 2009, France-based Pixagility provides technical audiovisual […]

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Monitoring Kubernetes and Docker with Centreon

Centreon, IT monitoring, Docker tutorials, Kubernetes tutorials, how to monitor Kubernetes, how to monitor Docker, Centreon tutorials

In this tutorial we will show how Centreon can monitor a Kubernetes cluster orchestrating Docker containers. Kubernetes is the most popular orchestration solution when it comes to deploying containerized applications and microservices. And Prometheus comes handy as a single point of metrics collection and aggregation for all three levels of your container stack: the individual […]

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How to Troubleshoot TCP Performance for Your SaaS and Cloud Applications

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Dealing With Outdated IT—And Being OK With It

Centreon, IT monitoring, obsolete IT, IBM

“Obsolete” is no one’s favorite word (unless you sell new tech). Yet, we all have to deal with it at some point in the digital transformation journey. There are countless reasons to cling to outdated IT assets—and each more valid than the last. What’s wrong is the “grey” assets that risk impacting security and service […]

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Finally: Much Needed ITOps Visibility into End User Experience

Integration of Accedian’s SkyLIGHTTM PVX NAPM solution into Centreon What would you rather know? That your organization’s infrastructure is running normally? Or That users are experiencing a productive day thanks to optimally delivered IT service? If your answer is “Give me both,” you’ll be thrilled to learn that Centreon EMS is now providing unprecedented insights […]

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The Sky Is Full of Clouds

IT monitoring, Centreon, cloud, multi-cloud,AWS

Managing Multi-Cloud Environments Anyone looking up to the sky will notice: Cloud computing is not the monolithic entity most of us would want it to be. There is more than one cloud out there and it’s increasingly the case in your own patch of sky. The untold definition of multicloud could very well be: “a […]

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Centreon 19.04 Release: Connecting the dots between Multi-Cloud & Legacy IT Monitoring

Hot off the press! The new features of Centreon 19.04 are now yours to discover. With this update, Centreon helps you connect the dots between multi-cloud and legacy environments for dynamic and future-proof IT monitoring and insights. This blog post is your ticket to finding out what’s new in-store for your favorite IT monitoring solution. […]

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Monitoring Microsoft Azure with Centreon

Centreon, IT monitoring, Centreon tutorials, monitoring Microsoft Azure

In this tutorial we’ll describe how Centreon can monitor the resources you’re deploying into the Microsoft Azure cloud platform. To make things easier we’ll take an example: how to monitor an Azure Virtual Machine with Centreon? This will walk you through the basics about monitoring Azure services using the Centreon Plugin Packs. From there you’ll […]

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Monitoring AWS with Centreon

IT monitoring, Centreon, AWS, Amazon Web Services, Centreon tutorials

In this tutorial, we’ll describe how Centreon can monitor the resources you’re deploying into the Amazon Web Services cloud platform. The Centreon solution includes multiple plugins to monitor AWS: one plugin per AWS service. At the time of writing, the following AWS services are included in the Centreon Plugin Library: Billing Cloudfront Cloudwatch EBS Elasticache […]

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Fresh Outlook: Monitoring for Infrastructure Diversity

Centreon, IT monitoring, hybrid monitoring

Tired of hearing the word “hybrid?” This blog post takes a closer look at what actually hides behind the notion of hybrid infrastructure: a new paradigm of infrastructure (or digital) diversity. Why should you care? IT monitoring and data collecting go beyond thinking in terms of “cloud” and “legacy”.  Here’s a quick look at some […]

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8 rules you’ll love for finding your ideal IT monitoring solution

Your IT tools have been through it all with you. Secret weapon, faithful companion and right arm; they’ve seen you through the greatest IT challenges. To help you choose an IT infrastructure monitoring solution that fully deserves its place in your tool box, we’ve made a list of 8 simple rules to determine between a […]

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Making the Case for ITOM Decentralization

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Spelling RESILIENCE One Location at a Time

Here’s a question to which we can now provide a pleasant answer: Should building resiliency into an IT system require heavy investment in resources, like expensive, new infrastructure or hiring a larger team of IT professionals? The answer: Absolutely not! Empowering local or remote teams may be all you need. In this post, learn about […]

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Lost in the Quest for Agility: Local Empowerment

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Latest version of our software suite: Centreon 18.10!

IT Monitoring tool

We are proud to announce the following availability of the latest version of our software suite: Centreon 18.10! What’s new? First and foremost: Centreon Remote Server, a major addition to our much acclaimed distributed architecture. But Centreon 18.10 has also refreshed its user interface, adding multiple improvements to increase the productivity and efficiency of IT […]

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New Value, New Growth: Expanding IT Monitoring Consultancy, Lolokaï Conseil Strengthens Partnership with Centreon to Boost its Service Offering

IT Operations Management

In this interview with Centreon, Loïc Fontaine, Owner and Technical Director of Lolokaï Conseil, a France-based IT monitoring consulting boutique with clients as far as the South Pacific, and a long-time Centreon convert, shares his approach to building his business. Lolokaï Conseil offers expert IT monitoring services based on Centreon’s software solutions, as well as […]

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Centreon 18.10: new versioning scheme (and more!)

Enterprise IT Monitoring

In the coming weeks, Centreon will announce its newest version of the software suite. Version 18.10 will bring its fair share of new functionalities, with specific changes kept under wraps until its release. We’ll also announce a new versioning scheme, including bi-annual software release plans. Centreon is strengthening its organization in line with its new […]

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Removing the complexity in monitoring Hybrid IT infrastructure: Introducing New Amazon Web Services (AWS) Plugin Packs

Managing hybrid IT infrastructure is the new norm as most businesses embrace the latest IaaS or SAAS solutions, combining them with existing on-premise or branch-based legacy systems. You may already use or are looking to use Amazon Web Services and Amazon Cloud Watch, a market favorite. Maintaining an hybrid IT system is not what you […]

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Good Practices: 4 Post Implementation to Maintain Your IT Monitoring System

So you’re done with the deployment of your IT monitoring system. It’s been carefully designed, configured, and implemented. A bright new era of active monitoring is starting. But is it really the end of the journey? Not at all! Every day is a new adventure, as you learn from your system and seek to optimize […]

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Failing the implementation of your monitoring solution (guaranteed): the 10 most common errors

Monitoring has been part of the IT landscape for a long time and we often forget that deploying a monitoring solution needs to follow precise rules.  Due to the fact that a large number of solutions are proposed in open source, or just because monitoring isn’t always considered to be a full-blown project, many monitoring […]

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

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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!

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Monitoring projects: defining the scope, a key success factor that shouldn’t be overlooked

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How Centreon EMS can help your ITOM teams to monitor infrastructure & IT services?

Centreon EMS

In our recent tutorial “Create your own custom view with Centreon”, Laurent teached you how to use the widgets correctly. I would like to supplement that tutorial today by showing you how to use the Centreon MAP, Centreon BAM and Centreon MBI widgets to create dashboards which facilitate monitoring of business-oriented IT performance.

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5 topics to consider before launching a monitoring project

Through experience, we know that many monitoring projects start when an intern arrives in the company (it’s even how Centreon was born) and is put under the orders of an overworked “adminsys” who follows the project as best they can. With Enterprise and business digitization, IT monitoring has become as crucial as critical for enterprise […]

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The preconceived ideas about monitoring we would like to see the back of (because they’re 10 years out of date …)

monitoring

Between the fans, those who find the subject complex, and those who only have a limited use for it, monitoring is still too often the victim of preconceived ideas from the turn of the century. Viewed as a technical subject instead of a business subject, monitoring is often reserved to a small group of users […]

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What if your IT monitoring tools let you give your users more autonomy?

Monitoring tools

Monitoring tools are above all intended for IT professionals so that they can secure and automate their information system monitoring. But not only…

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Best Practices: 5 good reasons to opt for an IT monitoring software program which interfaces with your information system

IT monitoring software

Openness and interoperability have become undeniable key criteria for many IT decision-makers. Monitoring has not escaped this trend. Choosing an IT monitoring tool capable of easily communicating in almost real-time with an information system is all the more important since new generations of IT monitoring tools provide increasingly rich data and analyses. Here are five […]

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New versions of Centreon products to guarantee Centreon 3.4 compatibility

Centreon 3.4

The release of Centreon 3.4, the new version of our open source solution, is accompanied by a version upgrade of all Centreon products. The new versions of Centreon EPP, Centreon MAP, Centreon BAM and Centreon MBI, as well as the Centreon EMS solution are therefore compatible with Centreon 3.4.

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BEST PRACTICES: how your IT monitoring system can help you to reduce the number of calls to the helpdesk?

IT monitoring

With an IT monitoring system implementation, the IT department easily collects data on the status and availability of its various IT equipment. The graphic visualisation of collected data, combined with modeling applications status for each business division, becomes an excellent tool to significantly reduce level-one helpdesk calls to your technical support. Let us introduce you […]

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