Your one-stop solution to efficient network monitoring with Zabbix
This book will help you to implement a powerful network monitoring solution based on Zabbix. Beginning with the installation of Zabbix, you will be guided through the complex task of designing, configuring, and deploying an enterprise class solution to efficiently monitor the networking infrastructures. Focusing on DNS and proxies, IT admins will learn how to effectively monitor a large network using Zabbix.
Starting with a quick walk-through of the basics, this book will prove to be an invaluable tutorial if you intend to deploy a robust and secure monitoring system for your networking environment with 24/7 automated reporting and logging. With extensive coverage of network topology with maps and graphs, this book will enable you to set up an effective monitoring solution for your network infrastructure. The book's fast-paced, easy-to-follow approach ensures that you'll learn everything quickly and efficiently.
What You Will Learn
Deploy an effective distributed monitoring solution to your network scenarios
Effectively monitor a large number of network devices and your most critical network services
Build on Zabbix discovery features to adapt the monitoring solution to evolving networking scenarios
Identify critical metrics for your monitored devices and services
Automate trigger configuration and critical networking operations with the Zabbix API
Create compelling graphs and maps
Organize maps with a practical approach and create adaptive templates
Create a proactive alarm for the network services
Use historical monitoring data to create calculated and aggregated items
Use automatic discovery for network hosts and devices
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