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Server availability test tool

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Hi,
Do you know any server availability test tool, such as a ping tool, could ping or test connectivity to multiple servers and alert administrator by net send or email when there is no response from a server??:-/
thanks.
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Hello there,

You might want to try this monitor out. Very good solution. It is free for 2 hosts but if you would like more there is a very small fee.

http://myserveralert.com/home/

Hope this helps
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Nagios or Zabbix are both great solutions....and are both Open source

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Nagios or Zabbix are both great solutions....and are both Open source

http://www.nagios.org/

http://www.zabbix.com/

:)
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I just set up Zenoss for the same purpose and I'm thrilled with it so far.

There is already a pre-defined "ping-group", so you just put your devices (manually added or automaticly discovered) into this group and set up the timers.

Zenoss is only available for linux, but you can get a pre-made vmware image with zenoss included which you can run with the free vmware player.

www.zenoss.com
www.vmware.com
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