LAN Monitoring With Nagios

CapabilitiesLAN monitoring

Nagios can easily provide LAN monitoring capabilities. Using Nagios you can monitor the LAN for problems caused by network connections problems, overloaded servers, or other devices. Easily able to monitor LAN availability, uptime of switches and routers on the LAN. Nagios can deliver the results in a variety of visual representations and reports.


Implementing LAN monitoring with Nagios offers the following benefits:

  • Agentless monitoring, usually using SNMP
  • Determine down LAN segments and alert staff immediately
  • Increased server, services, and network availability
  • Fast detection of network outages and protocol failures


These Nagios solutions provide router 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