Author: Brian Smith

Getting data out of JMX and into Cacti

JMX, if you don’t know, is one of the things that makes Java really great. It allows you to write your Java app and instrument it as if instrumentation was free. It’s not free, of course, but it’s so low…

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Zabbix Templates for MySQL

We recently had a client come to us, and ask us to improve their MySQL monitoring in Zabbix. So, we did. The approach we took was to port the MySQL script from the superb mysql-cacti-templates project to work with Zabbix. This works out well,…

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