Link Monitoring Tool

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I need a tool thru which i can check if ISP was down or not?
Because I sometimes face link fluctuation problem  
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VINOD MORELinux System AnalystAsked:
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Kamran ArshadIT AssociateCommented:
Hi,

You can Implement a NMS which will monitor your ISP link continuously and will inform you if anything happens. Basic NMS for your requirements are;

Ntop                      www.ntop.org      LAMP based NMS
Bandwidthd      bandwidthd.sourceforge.net      LAMP based NMS
Etherape      etherape.sourceforge.net      LAMP based NMS
Cacti      www.cacti.net      RRDTool
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