In the end, we tell what Zabbix should do once the trigger is triggered or event is created. Here is the original image, before our configuration. Now, we need to access the Zabbix server dashboard and add the Windows computer as a Host. Multiple, related items may be assigned to a single graph e. Triggers Triggers are counter values that represent degraded conditions. I´ve also searched for this for 2 weeks, you can use the Zabbix agent active checks:. Image 3: I created a Calculated Item and look for data from the Data customusername Item, and specially search if data is logoff, if match result is 1, but is a sustract so 1-1 cuz expresion if loggin off is the last is iqual to 1 result in 0.
Click on the Add button 2. I´ve also searched for this for 2 weeks, you can use the Zabbix agent active checks:. The item checks every 60 seconds. The Importance of Defining Appropriate Sets of Zabbix Template Information for Windows Enterprises Windows 2008 R2 Operating System Roles, Role Services and Features Zabbix will not allow you to assign Templates to a host if there are duplicates in the Templates. The version of Zabbix you're using will also determine how effective your monitoring items and triggers are: if you're running anything under version 3. Since you're monitoring a Windows environment, have you considered running other network monitors, designed specifically for Windows? Windows Event Log To monitor the Windows Event log, use the. Image 5: show how users is pull from event viewer when logged off and log on, check that it substract the data.
For those with Zabbix and Windows experience, the counters used are available from the page: Windows Server ships with a excellent monitoring and trend analysis tool: Performance Monitor. I have a basic requirement of monitoring occurrence of different log messages using zabbix. A sampling rate frequency and period time define a time-weighted average. Enter the following command to install the Zabbix agent service on Windows. A new window with Zabbix Templates should appear. Once the above steps are complete. Click on the Add button 1.
To learn more, see our. Show me if user is log on or log off. Screens Screens are logical groupings of graphs and may be designed to present a quick overview of a partial or entire subsystem e. I am new to zabbix. Graphs should be grouped according to the types of data present e.
Multiple parameters with the same Alias key are not allowed. I want to see 10 alerts in zabbix if the same message appears 10 times in the log file within a period of time. Here's a spiceworks link to a permanent, free license giveaway: Enjoy! These counters unlikely useful for day-to-day monitoring and should be used only when needed in those scenarios. I did time ago This is what I did to check login on and login off on user and display a nice view on screem. There is an application that typically writes to a dedicated event log every couple seconds. Use the Browse button to navigate to the path of the Zabbix agent executable file, then hit on Add button.
Does anyone with more experience know where I am going wrong with the trigger or item for that matter? It will allow to select the item and will build the basic expression for you - you can then update the function, its parameters and other values. Mandatory: no Range: Default: Option: Include You may include individual files in the configuration file. Image 4: Show value User LogOn Status, is 0 Not logged and 1 Logged. You have configured you trigger to look only at the last item regexp. The version of Zabbix you're using will also determine how effective your monitoring items and triggers are: if you're running anything under version 3.
Templates also collect fundamental Performance Counters. The provided value will be overridden by the parameter 'maxlines', provided in 'log', 'logrt' or 'eventlog' item keys. Windows Performance Counters The PerfMon tool comes standard on Windows hosts and can be used to capture and display live metrics as they are collected by the system. Could you please explain more about disadvantage of logeventid? Take a look at this blog post from the Zabbix team on the issue: I've been using Zabbix for over two years, primarily monitoring Windows systems, and getting trigger conditions just right can be a real source of frustration, but once you get your values right there's a lot of power there. The idea is that if the server re starts 10 times in last 10 minutes, the zabbix dashboard or at any other place should display that 10 times. The screen depicts the interaction of Memory and Disk performance at boot time, in which low available memory leads to paging. Host metadata is used at host auto-registration process.
Graphs should be grouped according to the types of data present e. Later, if you wish, this tag can be used to help you generate graphs on the monitored log. As illustrated below, it allows administrators to select and graph counters that include list of system metrics. This article, , describes the basics. Microsoft Technet Performance Monitor references for descriptions and thresholds and a brief description copied therefrom.
Image 5: show how users is pull from event viewer when logged off and log on, check that it substract the data. Conclusion Avoiding duplicate definitions that may lead to the inability to assign multiple Templates to a Zabbix host requires planning and a thorough understanding of Windows Server, Roles, Role Services, Features and Applications design. A centralized server may connect to other servers to remotely collect data. I did time ago This is what I did to check login on and login off on user and display a nice view on screem. Finally, describes how to deploy and configure Windows Agents and touches upon Discovery. In an enterprise Windows environment, a thorough understanding of the Operating System and Applications is required to successfully define templates for automated deployment.
Example Screen The illustration below depicts a screen consisting of four Memory Counter graphs. Multiple Alias parameters may be present. Incoming connections will be accepted only from the hosts listed here. Triggers Triggers are counter values that represent degraded conditions. After a few minutes, you will be able to see the initial result on the Zabbix Dashboard. This is what I was looking for.