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i need some open source network monitoring tool where wa can add ip addresses of devices and network monitoring software keeps checking them,if some thing in network goes down it shows it, like solar-wind network monitoring tool ...but i dont like it.......i need some of same kind but open source...thanks in advance
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by:santoshmotwani
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Hope this helps :
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I have used zabbix and loved it!!!
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by:SmallBall
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I would recomend Spiceworks. Gr8 tool will feet your demands
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i wanted some software which is displayed at the monitor showing all devices,and if some thing is down shows it in red......spiceworkd is too much for that simple work
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by:santoshmotwani
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have you tried zabbix?

its very simple to use
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can we install zabbix on windows platforms
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i was concerned real time monitoring of devices based on ip addresses response,,,
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no further comments,
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by:santoshmotwani
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yes u can use zabbix on windows
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i just installed zabbix,i liked it,i have to ask one question about it, in discovery status it olny shows computers out of ip ranges which are on,i need all of them in the list to monitor them ,

second when i try to create a host manually,i only want to see host is up or down on the basis of ping,but there is no option there for icmp/ping while creating a host,it only shows ip address and port....help needed...thanks
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by:eeRoot
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Nagios or Observium may work for you

http://www.nagios.org
http://www.observium.org
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by:Joe Winograd, EE MVE 2015&2016
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A couple of open source ones available at SourceForge:

http://sourceforge.net/projects/nagios/
http://sourceforge.net/projects/zenoss/

Regards, Joe
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