In this tutorial, we will install an open source monitoring system ICINGA2, on ubuntu 14.04. Firstly we will configure some basic configuration to monitor network and services of host resources via the web interface.
We would be needing one server and no. of clients that we want to monitor. Here we are using Icinga version 2.x. Icinga Monitoring tool is completely plug-in based.
Why this tutorial?
I know there are some official tutorials available for its installation, but here are some tweaks which will make your work easier.
So lets begin.
Step 1: Add the Icinga repository and install icinga2.
# add-apt-repository ppa:formorer/icinga # apt-get update # apt-get install icinga2
“Installation of Icinga is complete now we have to install web interface of Icinga.”