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Simple Xymon Monitors Hosts, Services, and Network

Jan 20, 2012, 14:00 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Lee Schlesinger for this link. ]

With Xymon, you can monitor the health of thousands of servers and applications, and the network connectivity among them. Xymon presents its results in an intuitive way, which simplifies life for data center operations staff. Formerly known as Hobbit Monitor, Xymon is inspired by the monitoring tool Big Brother, but that older application is based on shell scripts and lacks a centralized location for storing configurations. Xymon, by contrast, stores its configuration information on a single Xymon server, which makes it more manageable.

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