Windows Service Monitoring

Windows Service Monitoring With Nagios


Nagios provides complete monitoring of Microsoft Windows services. Nagios is capable of monitoring the state of any Windows service (IIS, Exchange, DHCP, etc) and alerting you when the service is stopped or crashed.


Implementing effective Windows service monitoring with Nagios offers the following benefits:

  • Increased server, services, and application availability
  • Fast detection of network outages and protocol failures
  • Fast detection of failed services and batch jobs

Restarting a Windows Service with NRPE in Nagios

How to restart services in Windows using Nagios XI with NSClient++/NRPE, which allows you to automate the process of starting, stopping and restarting Window Services.

Restarting a Windows Service with NRPE in Nagios


These Nagios solutions provide Windows service 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