DevOps monitoring with Nagios: Configure Nagios in AWS EC2

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Configure Nagios on our main server

Set up second server to be monitored by the main server

2 hours
No download needed
Split-screen video
Desktop only

By the end of this course you will be able to configure your own Nagios server to monitor whatever resources you would like to monitor. You will also configure a second server to be monitored by the main server. This is what is known as monitoring in the typical DevOps lifecycle.

Skills you will develop

  • Computer Network

  • Devops

  • Monitoring

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. What is Nagios? How does it work?

  2. Setup our servers in AWS

  3. Install Nagios base on our main server

  4. Install plugins and boot up Nagios UI

  5. Install NRPE on our main server

  6. Create the hostgroups config file

  7. Get second server ready to be monitored

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