Hard Drive Monitoring With Nagios


Nagios provides complete monitoring of hard drives – including disk usage, directories, files, S.M.A.R.T. status, RAID array status, and more.


Implementing effective hard drive 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 hard drive 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