Nagios Log Server Documentation

Documentation on using Nagios Log Server. Documentation is meant to complement the Nagios Log Server manuals and tutorials.

Nagios Log Server – Sending syslog With SSL/TLS

This document describes how to setup encryption between Nagios Log Server and syslog on Linux using self signed certificates. This document is intended for use by Nagios Log Server Administrators who would like encryption between NLS and their Linux clients … Read More

Nagios Log Server – Removing An Instance From A Cluster

This document describes how to remove an instance from a Nagios Log Server cluster. This document is written for administrators who are looking to remove an instance from a Nagios Log Server cluster, planned or not. Removing An Instance From … Read More

Sending Mac OS X Logs To Nagios Log Server

This document describes how to configure Mac OS X to send logs to Nagios Log Server. This document is intended for use by Nagios Log Server Administrators who wish to configure Mac OS X to send logs to Nagios Log … Read More

Nagios Log Server – Performance and Storage Walkthrough

This document describes requirements and performance needs such as disk space, memory, processor speed for Nagios Log Server based on cluster size and the amount of log data read per day. This document is intended for use by Nagios Log … Read More

Nagios Log Server – Resizing The VM Disk Size

This document describes how to increase the size of the Nagios Log Server virtual machine (VM) disk. This document is intended for use by Nagios Log Server Administrators who require more space on their Log Server installation and are running … Read More

How To Create A Nagios Log Server Instance In The Amazon EC2 Cloud

This document describes how to launch a new pre-installed Nagios Log Server server in the Amazon EC2 cloud in order to quickly run a trial of Nagios Log Server without using physical hardware, migrate existing physical installations to a cloud … Read More

Nagios Log Server – Using SSL/TLS with Active Directory / LDAP

This document describes how to install the required certificate on the Nagios Log Server for use with LDAP or Active Directory (AD) Integration in Nagios Log Server. This process is required if your LDAP / AD server has a self … Read More

Nagios Log Server – Using A Proxy Server

This document shows how to configure Nagios Log Server to use a proxy server. In environments where your Nagios Log Server Instances do not have direct internet access you can use a proxy server for update checks, license activation and … Read More

Nagios Log Server – Understanding Email Sending

This document describes how Nagios Log Server sends emails and explains how to configure your email settings. Nagios Log Server uses email to send alerts. This document is intended for use by Nagios Administrators who want to understand in detail … Read More

Nagios Log Server – Snapshot Repository Considerations

This document discusses the snapshot repository requirements in Nagios Log Server and some of the pit falls you may come across. This document is intended for use by Nagios Administrators that need a deep understanding of the snapshot repository and … Read More