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IT Horror Stories: Don’t Get Caught in a Monitoring Nightmare

Join us as we face our IT fears head on and share real IT horror stories and how you can save your organization from a monitoring nightmare. We will demonstrate how Nagios XI arms you with the tools you need to fight back against monsters of monitoring. We’ll cover topics such as:

  • The boy who cried wolf – how to avoid notification fatigue
  • Reducing dreadly downtime with automation
  • Avoiding the horror and fright of costly monitoring solutions
And more!


Deeper Insights with Nagios Business Process Intelligence (BPI)

Implementing Nagios Business Process Intelligence (BPI) can allow you to see the “real” health of critical business processes in your organization. BPI is an advanced host grouping tool that allows you to set dependencies to determine the BPI group state. Join us for a webinar to learn step-by-step how to create BPI groups. The webinar will include a demonstration of BPI in action. The possibilities for what you can do with BPI groups are up to your imagination. Here are some use cases for business process intelligence groups:

  • Website health
  • WiFi network health in an auditorium
  • Monitoring any group of seemingly unrelated devices that make up an important business function
And more!

 Nagios Business Process Intelligence (BPI)


Level Up Your Automation with Event Handlers

Be the hero of your organization by increasing uptime, automatically fixing problems, and creating powerful third-party integrations all by implementing event handlers! Event handlers are optional system commands (scripts or executables) that are run when a host or service state change occurs. Join us for a webinar to learn step-by-step how to create event handlers. The webinar will include a demonstration of an event handler in action. The possibilities for what you can do with event handlers are near limitless! Here are some examples of how you can use them:
  • Automatically restart hosts and services that are down
  • Integrate with third-party ticketing systems
  • Trigger automated deployment and commissioning
And more!

Level Up Your Automation with Event Handlers


From Download to Pro: XI Tips That You Should Know

Log monitoring doesn’t have to be complicated! Join us for a webinar on how using a single log monitoring tool to accept all types of logs can reduce the time, money, and energy it takes to monitor your infrastructure. We’ll share use cases about the powerful log monitoring options available in Nagios Log Server, including how to:
  • Tune the performance of your Nagios XI instance to monitor more hosts
  • Use configuration Wizards to monitor large IT environments
  • Easily locate problems within your infrastructure with Nagios XI’s powerful visualizations
And more!

 From Download to Pro: XI Tips That You Should Know


Six Practical Reasons to Monitor Your Log Data

Log monitoring doesn’t have to be complicated! Join us for a webinar on how using a single log monitoring tool to accept all types of logs can reduce the time, money, and energy it takes to monitor your infrastructure. We’ll share use cases about the powerful log monitoring options available in Nagios Log Server, including how to:
  • Monitor and receive alerts on things like failed login attempts
  • Check historic logs to pinpoint events that led up to a failure in your infrastructure in order to help reduce Mean Time To Resolution (MTTR)
  • Send all your log data to one central repository for easier querying of log data
And more!

 6 Practical Reasons to monitor you Log Data


Unlock the Power of Nagios Cross Platform Agent (NCPA)

Agent-based monitoring doesn’t have to be complicated! Using one flexible and powerful cross-platform agent across many operating systems can reduce the time, money, and energy it takes to monitor your infrastructure. We’ll give an in depth look at the powerful monitoring options available in Nagios Cross Platform Agent to adapt it to your environment including how to:
  • Use passive checks to help meet your organization’s security requirements and reduce load on your Nagios XI monitoring server
  • View and query the NCPA API via a web interface
  • Speed up the deployment of NCPA by using an auto deployment feature
And more!

Unlock the Power of Nagios Cross Platform Agent (NCPA)


Time Saving Tips to Spring Clean Your Monitoring

Spring cleaning doesn’t have to stop with your to-do list at home! Cleaning up your infrastructure monitoring can make your days smoother to reduce time, money, and energy spent problem solving issues or dealing with unexpected downtime. We’ll go over a few ways that you can consolidate and organize your monitoring system including how to:
  • Organize your monitoring by business process for powerful insights
  • Implement parent child dependencies for quicker troubleshooting
  • Automate removing failed hosts and services
And more!

Time Saving Tips to Spring Clean Your Monitoring


Agent vs. Agentless: The Monitoring Showdown

Choosing between an agent or agentless monitoring solution can be difficult. Both agent and agentless options allow you to monitor your most valuable data like disk space, memory or CPU. When determining which option is best for your environment there are a few areas that could pack a punch in your decision making. Join us for the Monitoring Showdown between Agent and Agentless solutions. We’ll be diving into…
  • Which solution offers greater ease of use and flexibility to customize your environment
  • The WMI changes that could impact your Windows monitoring
  • How OpenSSH might be the underdog that changes the game for your monitoring landscape
And more!

Agent vs. Agentless: The Monitoring Showdown


5 Ways to Fall in Love with Monitoring

There are countless ways to monitor your organization’s systems every day. With so many ways to monitor, you might be missing a few soon-to-be favorite strategies. Join us February 24th to see how you can love monitoring in new ways with new ideas. In this webinar, we’ll cover these five monitoring strategies:

  • Monitor for anomaly detection
  • Leverage automation in your monitoring
  • Simplify your monitoring by using one software module that can monitor nearly anything
  • Utilize flexible deployment to monitor any way you want
  • Monitor your infrastructure monitor to increase uptime
We’ll also have a question-and-answer session at the end. We can’t wait to see you there!

5 Ways to Fall in Love with Monitoring


3 New Year’s Resolutions For Your IT Team (automation, automation, automation!)

Thu, Jan 13, 2022 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM CST

As you evaluate your IT department goals and strategic initiatives for the new year, you will want to invite your whole IT team to our upcoming webinar on January 13th. We’ll give you practical recommendations and real world examples for how to leverage automation in your IT monitoring approach. You’ll walk away ready to succeed at these 3 New Year’s Resolutions for your IT team:

  • Focus on valuable strategic initiatives instead of triage and putting out fires
  • Avoid costly incidents by anticipating problems and solving issues before they even occur
  • Get the most out of your IT investments by capitalizing on underutilized capabilities

3 New Year’s Resolutions For Your IT Team


How to Simplify Your Unwieldy IT Ecosystem Using Infrastructure Monitoring

Network infrastructure is becoming increasingly varied and complex. Large and small organizations alike find themselves juggling on-premise infrastructure, business applications from many vendors, and multiple cloud providers. As valuable as all these technologies are, as your IT ecosystem becomes more complicated, it becomes increasingly difficult to manage. A robust infrastructure monitoring strategy is a key component in untangling a complex IT ecosystem. In this webinar, you will learn:

  • How an effective monitoring strategy can add value to your IT ecosystem
  • The benefits of consolidating your IT monitoring into one source of truth
  • How to use monitoring software to bring useful data into and out of many disparate sources

 How to Simplify Your Unwieldy IT Ecosystem

Four Hybrid Workplace Technologies You Should Be Monitoring

Certain workplace technologies that were less frequently used in the past have now become business critical with the adoption of the hybrid office. Our webinar, “Four Hybrid Workplace Technologies You Should Be Monitoring,” will discuss ways to adapt your IT infrastructure monitoring system to account for these new trends. In this Webinar, we will be covering:
  • Four technology tools to consider monitoring in your hybrid workplace
  • Notifications
  • Practical examples of how monitoring can be used to prevent downtime and proactively anticipate issues, freeing your team to focus on strategic initiatives
  • How to quickly start monitoring hybrid workplace technology

 Hybrid Workplace Technologies You Should Be Monitoring

Introduction to Nagios XI

Our experts will take you through a high-level overview of the features and benefits of Nagios XI, the standard in IT infrastructure monitoring and alerting software. Topics covered include:

  • Dashboards
  • Notifications
  • User-Specific Settings
  • Views
  • Scheduled Reporting
  • Advanced Visualizations
  • Configuration Wizards
  • Components
  • Capacity Planning
  • Audit Logging

The webinar will be followed by a brief Question & Answer session to answer any remaining questions. Come learn why Nagios XI is the best solution for your company!


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Introduction to Nagios Log Server

Our experts will walk you through a high-level overview of the features and capabilities included with Nagios Log Server.

  • What is Nagios Log Server?
  • Sending Logs to Log Server
  • Searching and Querying Data
  • Creating Alerts
  • Dashboards – What they are and how to use them
  • GUI Configuration
  • Administration of a Log Server Cluster

The webinar will be followed by a brief Question & Answer session to answer any remaining questions. Come learn why Nagios Log Server is the best log management solution for your company!


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Introduction to Nagios Network Analyzer

Nagios Network Analyzer provides granular insight into your network traffic by collecting flow data from your flow-enabled network devices, enabling you to become a network detective. This webinar will provide you with a walkthrough of Network Analyzer’s interface and key features, including:

  • Flow data: what it is, and the valuable insights it provides
  • How Nagios Network Analyzer works
  • Adding Sources
  • Querying, reporting, and alerting on flow data
  • Nagios XI integration
  • Administration of Network Analyzer
  • Getting started
  • Licensing details

This webinar is designed to provide you with an overview of Nagios Network Analyzer, followed by a Q&A to address any questions you may have.


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Introduction to Fusion

Nagios Fusion is designed to provide IT staff with a means of visualizing the operational status of Nagios monitoring servers across an organization’s entire IT infrastructure. Nagios Fusion can display the status of both Nagios XI and Nagios Core servers, making it an ideal solution for keeping track of the status of monitored elements across your entire network.

Topics to be covered include:

  • What is Nagios Fusion
  • Fusion Home Dashboard
  • Views and Dashboards
  • Adding New Nagios Servers

This webinar is designed to provide an overview of the Nagios Fusion with a Q&A section to address any questions you might have.


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introduction to Nagios Fusion webinar

Overview of Nagios Solutions

This webinar will provide you with a walkthrough of the entire suite of Nagios solutions, including a tour of the interfaces and key features of each, and details on how they work together to create a comprehensive monitoring, alerting, and reporting solution for your entire infrastructure.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Nagios XI & Nagios Fusion
  • Nagios Log Server
  • Nagios Network Analyzer
  • Integrating Nagios XI, Log Server, and Network Analyzer
  • Getting Started
  • Licensing Details

This webinar is designed to provide an overview of the Nagios solutions suite with a Q&A section to address any questions you might have.


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Network Monitoring with Nagios

Our experts will walk you through an overview of the key features and benefits of three powerful, enterprise-grade Nagios tools, and how they work together to form a complete network monitoring solution.

The following solutions and features will be covered:

Nagios XI

  • Bandwidth monitoring and alerting
  • Interface monitoring and alerting

Nagios Log Server

  • Network device log collection
  • Network device log visualization
  • Network device log alerting

Nagios Network Analyzer

  • Netflow collection
  • Flow data analysis
  • Flow data alerting

There will be a live Q&A section to address any questions you might have at the end of the webinar.


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SNMP Monitoring Made Simple

The S in SNMP stands for “simple”, but SNMP doesn’t always seem simple. In this webinar, you will learn how to monitor your SNMP-enabled devices, upload and process MIBs, monitor select OIDs, receive and alert on SNMP Traps.

There will be a live Q&A section to address any questions you might have at the end of the webinar.

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