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.
These Nagios solutions provide Windows service monitoring capabilities and benefits: