As an alternative solution to Nagios,Monitor.us is used to monitor RHIE servers stored at NDC by sending alerts in case of system/process failure.
Monitoring will be covering disk space,application process and system downtime(To be added when ping will enabled on servers).
- SETTING UP MONITOR.US
Set up an account(Preferably a group account on your domain) and use it as a login on monitor.us.
Download the monitor.us client on your box you wish to monitor with this command(Assuming your box is a linux based OS) :
Extract it using this command:
tar -zxf monitorus-agent-linux-32bit.tar.gz
Start it by using this command:
./ monitor.sh conf
You will be prompted to fill the following info(leave to default if present)
Enter new path to the monitis home directory or
press Enter if it is the current one
Enter your Monitis username(e-mail)
Enter new name for Monitis agent or
press Enter to use hostmane@10:06:2014:16:01:40
Currently used Host address: https://internalmon.itor.us/fcgi-bin/agentgateway
Enter new host address or press Enter to leave it as it is (do not change if you are not sure)
etc directory has been already created.
Configuration was completed successfully!
- ADDING PROCESSES AND DISK DRIVES