Filesystem Monitoring With Nagios


Nagios provides complete monitoring of filesystems – including disk usage, directories, file count, file presence, file size, S.M.A.R.T. status, RAID array status, and more.


Implementing effective filesystem monitoring with Nagios offers the following benefits:

  • Advanced planning for system upgrades
  • Fast detection of storage subsystem problems
  • Early detection of potential future failures
  • Reduced risk of unexpected downtime


These Nagios solutions provide filesystem monitoring capabilities and benefits:

Nagios XI - The Industry Standard Monitoring Solution


Nagios XI is the most powerful IT infrastructure monitoring solution on the market. Nagios XI extends on proven, enterprise-class Open Source components to deliver the best monitoring solution for today's demanding organizational requirements.

Designed for scalability and flexibility, XI is designed to make problematic IT monitoring tasks simple, while retaining the powerful attributes of its enterprise-class foundation blocks.


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by Scott Wilkerson