ZenPack:MikroTik

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Organization
Zenoss, Inc.
License
GNU General Public License, Version 2
ZenPack name
ZenPacks.zenoss.MikroTik
Git sources (for cloning)
Link

Devices Monitored:

Applications Monitored: 



MikroTik ZenPack

Graphs various metrics related to MikroTik routers. Tested with RouterOS 6.

Warning

The ZenPack Catalog has moved to its new home at https://www.zenoss.com/product/zenpacks as of January 17, 2017. The following information may be out of date, and this page will eventually be removed.

Support

This is an Open Source ZenPack developed by Zenoss, Inc. Enterprise support for this ZenPack is available to commercial customers with an active subscription.

Releases

Version 1.1.1- Download
Summary of changes: Add monitoring templates.
Released on 2012/12/12
Compatible with Zenoss Core 3.1.x, Zenoss Core 3.2.x, Zenoss Core 4.2.x, Zenoss Resource Manager 4.1.x, Zenoss Resource Manager 4.2.x

Background

This ZenPack can display the following information on the MikroTik router's overview page:

  • RouterOS version
  • Device Manufacturer and Model
  • Total Memory


Graphs supported by default include:

  • CPU Utilization
  • Memory Utilization
  • CPU Temperature (C)
  • DHCP Leases
  • Wireless Users
  • Wireless Signal


Each network interface will be discovered and include the following graphs:

  • Throughput
  • Packets
  • Errors


Each file system will be discovered and include the following graphs:

  • Utilization


This ZenPack was developed against RouterOS 6.0rc5 and we welcome feedback, testing and additional requests.

Usage

Enable SNMP on your MikroTik device then add it to the /Network/MikroTik device class.

Installation

Normal Installation (packaged egg)

  1. Download the appropriate egg file for the version of Zenoss you are running.
  2. Ensure you are logged in as the zenoss user:
    $ sudo su - zenoss
  3. Install the ZenPack:
    $ zenpack --install ZenPacks.zenoss.MikroTik-*.egg
  4. Restart these services:
    $ zenoss restart

Developer Mode Installation

In order to do a development mode installation you will want to clone the existing git repository, and then use the --link flag with the zenpack command:

  1. Ensure you are logged in as the zenoss user:
    $ sudo su - zenoss
  2. Start by cloning the upstream repository:
    $ git clone git://github.com/zenoss/ZenPacks.zenoss.MikroTik.git
  3. Next, perform the installation:
    $ zenpack --link --install ZenPacks.zenoss.MikroTik
  4. Finally, restart these serivices:
    $ zenoss restart

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