WMI Monitoring With Nagios
Nagios provides complete monitoring of Windows operating systems via WMI – including operating system metrics, service state, process state, file system usage, and more. Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) is a technology that allows for agentless monitoring of Windows servers and workstations. Agentless technologies like WMI and SNMP allow IT administrator to deploy monitoring solutions without having to install agent software on each monitored system.
Implementing effective WMI monitoring with Nagios offers the following benefits:
- Increased server, services, and application availability
- Fast detection of server and operating system failures
- Fast detection of service and application failures
- Agentless monitoring
These Nagios solutions provide WMI monitoring capabilities and benefits: