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18. 07. 2019 Andrea Detassis NetEye, NetEye Updates

Bug Fixes for NetEye 4.6

Fix smsd systemd service file typo, move service definition from NetEye setup module to specific SMSD package. For NetEye 4.6 we updated: neteye-setup to version 1.14.4-1 smstools-neteye-config to version 1.2.1-1

16. 07. 2019 Angelo Rosace NetEye Updates

Bug Fixes for NetEye for 4.6

Fix description of the “Protected Custom Variables” field at User Guide > Monitoring Basics > Protecting Credentials in the Monitoring Views, since it the states that there is a default regex for the field when there is none For NetEye 4.6 was updated: icingaweb2 to version 2.6.2_neteye1.40.1-1

08. 07. 2019 TobiasGoller Uncategorized

Exporting Grafana Graphics as a PDF

Ever since they began using Grafana Dashboards in the NetEye monitoring system, my customers have asked again and again whether they can create PDF files of what they see on their Grafana Dashboards. This request must be understood clearly. The use of Grafana dashboards by IT staff is very popular, for reasons such as its… Read More

08. 07. 2019 Benjamin Gröber NetEye Updates

Bug Fixes for NetEye 4.6, NetEye 4.5, NetEye 4.4

Fixed log directory of mariadb, so that it now points to /neteye/shared/mysql/log/ For NetEye 4.6, NetEye 4.5 and NetEye 4.4 we updated: mariadb-neteye-config to version 1.2.1-1

08. 07. 2019 Charles Callaway NetEye

“How To” Improve the User Guide

Every software suite needs documentation. But the more features we add to NetEye to meet customer needs, the larger the user guide becomes.  Over time, it’s important to make sure that the guide continues to meet the needs of NetEye users despite this. In particular, modern methodologies like Agile that we use in NetEye often… Read More

08. 07. 2019 Damiano Chini NetEye Updates

Bug Fixes for NetEye 4.6, NetEye 4.5

Fixed the autosetup for setting the default retention policy of InfluxDb to 365 days, which was not working properly on clusters. For NetEye 4.6 we updated: influxdb to version 1.6.3_neteye2.3.1-1 For NetEye 4.5 we updated: influxdb to version 1.6.3_neteye2.2.3-1

08. 07. 2019 Andrea Avancini Automated Processes, NetEye

ISO Generation with Ansible – Part 2

As mentioned in the previous post of this series, at Würth Phoenix we build our NetEye ISOs from scratch every night to be sure that every morning everything will be fresh.To perform this activity with no manual intervention in a robust, repeatable, and reliable way, the R&D team uses Jenkins, a well known open source… Read More

04. 07. 2019 Andrea Detassis Automated Processes, NetEye

ISO Generation with Ansible – Part 1

Here at Würth Phoenix, we ship software in many different ways, but one of the main methods to support on-premise installations is with an ISO file. With the ISO we allow our customers to install NetEye, the underlying OS, and all dependencies in a flexible yet simple way. Since this is so important, how can… Read More

04. 07. 2019 Benjamin Gröber NetEye Updates

Bug Fixes for NetEye 4.6

Fixed NetEye cluster base setup accepting invalid characters in hostnames. For NetEye 4.6 we updated: neteye-setup to version 1.14.3-1

02. 07. 2019 Damiano Chini NetEye, Security

Proxy Authentication with Grafana 6.2

Until now, authentication of NetEye users on Grafana was achieved by means of session cookies, which were provided by the Grafana server when authenticating in Icinga Web 2. However, with the upgrade of Grafana from version 5.2 to version 6.2, we can no longer employ this authentication procedure because Grafana has discontinued the use of… Read More

02. 07. 2019 Benjamin Gröber Clustering, NetEye

How To Recover from a DRBD9 Metadata Split Brain Situation

As soon as you manage more than a few DRBD resources distributed over a wide set of hardware, split brain situations cannot always be avoided. Standard split brains are caused by multiple nodes having different opinions about the latest state of the data on their local disk. Disclaimer: If applied incorrectly, commands in this blog… Read More

01. 07. 2019 MarinovMihail NetEye

Updated Safed Agent v1.10.1 for UX

The Safed agent for AIX version 7.1 now supports TLS 1.3 based on WolfSSL 3.15.7. The Safed agent 1.10.1 for UX is available on our github repository. Follow the steps described in the README file to compile and install both wolfssl 3.15.7 and safed 1.10.1 After that is will be possible to configure the secure… Read More