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17. 10. 2019 TobiasGoller Log Management, NetEye, NetEye ITOA

Experiences with Netflow and Machine Learning in Elastic

Some time ago I was able to use the machine learning functionality in Elastic for the first time. I was astonished at how easy it is to use, and how fast it calculates historical data. In my particular case, I loaded Netflow data into the Elastic database. I wanted to use this data to evaluate…

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08. 07. 2019 TobiasGoller NetEye, NetEye ITOA

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…

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22. 05. 2019 TobiasGoller Application Performance Management, Cloud, Log Auditing, NetEye

Cloud Monitoring

The new challenge for monitoring solutions is to monitor infrastructure, software, and platforms that run in the cloud, or that are outsourced. The various contract models with cloud providers/outsourcers no longer focus on infrastructure monitoring, such as monitoring the fans or power supply in a physical server, but rather the availability and performance of applications,…

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17. 04. 2019 TobiasGoller Capacity Management, Microsoft Management, NetEye

MSSQL Performance Monitoring: The Sequel

Due to the very positive customer feedback on our extended MSSQL performance monitoring article, I would like to briefly highlight this functionality. We have been implementing systems for MSSQL performance monitoring for a long time, offered either as a managed IT service, or on-premise depending on the requirements. Previously, we recorded and evaluated counters such…

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27. 02. 2019 TobiasGoller Cloud, NetEye

NetEye 4 and Managed IT Services

As you all know, NetEye 4 is offered as an appliance or virtual machine. But today I want to talk about cloud and managed IT services using NetEye 4. As a foreword I would just like to briefly explain what managed IT services are: A managed IT service is a solution that is delivered by…

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15. 10. 2018 TobiasGoller Log Auditing, NetEye, Syslog

NetEye 4 Log Management with Search Guard

With the release of NetEye 4, we have also redesigned the Log Management module. In this blog post I would like to briefly discuss the main innovations and improvements in NetEye 4 Log Management. First, the management and configuration interface of NetEye 4 Log Manager appears in the unified NetEye 4 layout. Basically, it has…

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04. 06. 2018 TobiasGoller NetEye

NetEye 4 – First Installation Experiences

Over the last few weeks I’ve had the opportunity to install my first NetEye 4 at a customer site, and now I’d like to report to you about my experience. NetEye 4 comes with the Icinga2 monitoring engine, and we are using Icinga Director for managing the monitoring configuration. Obviously we have started to integrate…

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17. 04. 2018 TobiasGoller Business Process, NetEye

Automatic NetEye Business Process Creation with the New BP API

In recent weeks I had the opportunity to test the release candidate of the new NetEye BP API. This new API allows you to create and update NetEye Business Processes over the Perl API. Especially when used in large NetEye environments, it was often difficult to create a large number of business processes by hand…

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28. 02. 2018 TobiasGoller Automated Processes, NetEye

SOS JobScheduler NEWS

JobScheduler is an Open Source solution for enterprise-level workload automation. It is used to launch executable files and shell scripts, and to run database procedures automatically. JobScheduler stores all information in a back-end database management system. As you may know, Würth Phoenix is an official partner of the German company SOS Berlin, the creator of…

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20. 02. 2018 TobiasGoller NetEye

F5 Monitoring with NetEye

After deploying and configuring F5 network gear in your company, your next step will be to monitor these new devices. Depending on your monitoring solution, integrating your F5 network equipment can range from simple to complex. Maybe you need to search around for the various MIB files to get the optimal monitoring parameters, or perhaps…

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18. 10. 2017 TobiasGoller Uncategorized

Oracle Exadata Monitoring with NetEye

More and more often I’ve needed to integrate an Oracle Exadata system with NetEye Monitoring.  The Oracle Exadata Database Machine is a combined compute and storage system marketed for running Oracle Database software. The best way to integrate the Oracle Exadata system is to use SNMP Trap alerting.  Then, it depends on your particular Oracle…

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18. 10. 2017 TobiasGoller NetEye, NetEye

Oracle Exadata Monitoring with NetEye

More and more often I’ve needed to integrate an Oracle Exadata system with NetEye Monitoring.  The Oracle Exadata Database Machine is a combined compute and storage system marketed for running Oracle Database software. The best way to integrate the Oracle Exadata system is to use SNMP Trap alerting.  Then, it depends on your particular Oracle…

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18. 10. 2017 TobiasGoller Uncategorized

Come monitorare i sistemi Oracle Exadata

Sempre più spesso ho incontrato la necessità di integrare il monitoraggio di NetEye con Oracle Exadata, un sistema combinato di calcolo e archiviazione per il database Oracle stesso. Il modo migliore per l’integrazione consiste nell’utilizzare gli allarmi generati dalle SNMP Trap. Quindi, dipende dalla vostra installazione di Oracle. Se si utilizza il sistema Exadata, è possibile…

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26. 06. 2017 TobiasGoller Uncategorized

Nutanix Monitoring mit NetEye

Als Monitoring-Consultant stehe ich immer wieder vor der Aufgabe die Überwachung eines Nutanix Systems in NetEye zu integrieren. Nutanix ist ein Integrated Systems Vendor der hyperconvergente Storage-Systeme produziert, das entsprechende Produkt nennt sich „Nutanix Virtual Computing Platform“. An sich ist es ganz einfach die Nutanix Systeme zu überwachen. Mit NetEye können Sie in diesem Bereich…

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26. 06. 2017 TobiasGoller Nagios-Plugins, Nagios-Plugins, NetEye, NetEye

Nutanix Monitoring with NetEye

Doing my work as monitoring consultant, I often have to monitor Nutanix systems on customer site. Nutanix is a integrated systems vendor that produces a hyper-converged storage system called “Virtual Computing Platform”. It is quiet easy to monitor the Nutanix system and with NetEye you will be able to get the best results and visualization possibilities….

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