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  • proper n. a popular open source computer system and network monitoring software application.


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N.A.G.I.O.S. is a recursive acronym: "Nagios Ain't Gonna Insist On Sainthood". "Sainthood" is a reference to the original name of the software, "NetSaint", which was changed in response to a legal challenge by owners of a similar trademark.


  • ICINGA has spun off Nagios, which is either a sign of the popular open-source network monitoring tool's strength, or disease.


  • Experience with monitoring tools such as Nagios or MRTG

  • Working knowledge with open source monitoring tools such as Nagios and Zenoss.

  • And other tools that were mentioned as well such as Nagios, Big Brother, New Relic RPM,

    Sun Bloggers

  • This article will focus on the former, while programs such as Nagios and OpenNMS are excellent at handling the latter.

    Linux Magazine

  • The assumption is often that you're familiar or can get familiar with some of the underlying components commonly integrated into the open source network management system, such as Nagios, MRTG, RRDtool, and the base scripting language of the NMS.

    InformationWeek - All Stories And Blogs

  • Under the terms of the joint partnership, Nagios Enterprises will soon offer tier three support for Nagios-related aspects of Groundwork Open Source.

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • · Significant reduction of CPU usage on the Nagios host.

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • A new general purpose Nagios-plugin for retrieving data

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • For each host Nagios triggers one active check per check interval.

    Softpedia - Windows - All


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