ZenPack:PropertyMonitor

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Organization
Zenoss, Inc.
License
GNU General Public License, Version 2
ZenPack name
ZenPacks.zenoss.PropertyMonitor
More Information
GitHub page/HomePage
Git sources (for cloning)
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PropertyMonitor ZenPack

This ZenPack provides support for monitoring any numeric property of any Zenoss component.

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 The following information may be out of date, and this page will eventually be removed.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 1.1.0- Download
Summary of changes: Ignore ping issues on monitoring devices.
Released on 2015/10/30
Compatible with Zenoss Resource Manager 4.2.x, Zenoss Resource Manager 5.x
Version 1.0.0- Download
Summary of changes: Initial Release
Released on 2014/11/17
Compatible with Zenoss Core 4.2.x, Zenoss Resource Manager 4.2.x

Background

This ZenPack provides support for monitoring any numeric property of any Zenoss component.

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Features

This ZenPack provides a new datasource type ("Property"), which allows you to pull the current numeric value of any numeric property of any zenoss Device or DeviceComponent object.

These datasources may then be used in monitoring templates to build graphs and thresholds.

Installed Items

Installing this ZenPack will add the following items to your Zenoss system.

Configuration Properties
  • zPropertyMonitorInterval: Polling interval of the configured property data sources. This is a systemwide setting, and defaults to 300 (5 minutes)
Datasource Types
  • Property
Collector Daemons
  • zenpropertymonitor


Changes

1.0.0
  • Initial release.

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.PropertyMonitor-*.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.PropertyMonitor.git
  3. Next, perform the installation:
    $ zenpack --link --install ZenPacks.zenoss.PropertyMonitor
  4. Finally, restart these serivices:
    $ zenoss restart

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