Nagios XI Documentation

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

Nagios XI – Using The Core Config Manager For Service Management

This document describes how to manage services, service groups and service templates using the Nagios XI Core Config Manager (CCM). While monitoring wizards make it easy to set up new services in Nagios XI, the CCM allows for more precise … Read More

Nagios XI – Using DUO Two Factor Authentication

This document describes how to configure Nagios XI to use DUO for two factor authentication (2FA). Nagios XI already provides email 2FA however DUO can be used instead, this makes 2FA more accessible on more devices. This document is intended … Read More

Generating Graphs With Nagios XI

This document describes how to view graphs of the devices you are monitoring in Nagios XI. This document is intended for use by Nagios Users and Administrators who need to view graphs of their performance data in Nagios XI. Generating … Read More

Generating Reports With Nagios XI

This document is intended to give an overview of how to use the reporting functionality within Nagios XI. This document is intended for use by Nagios XI Administrators that want to understand how reports work in Nagios XI. Generating Reports … Read More

Nagios XI – Offloading NDO2DB To Remote Server

This document is meant to show a step-by-step guide for offloading the NDO2DB daemon from the central Nagios XI server to an external, remote server. NDO2DB is an acronym of “Nagios Data Output To Database” and is a component of … Read More

Nagios XI – MultiTech MTR API Integration

This document describes how to integrate the MTR API found on a MultiConnect┬« rCell Series Router from MultiTech with Nagios XI. It will work with Nagios XI version 5.5 and newer. Nagios XI uses this API to send text notifications … Read More

Nagios XI – SNMP Traps With NXTI

This document describes how to use the Nagios XI SNMP Trap Interface (NXTI) to monitor and manage incoming SNMP Traps. This document is intended for use by Nagios Administrators looking to manage their SNMP Trap definitions through the web interface. … Read More

How To Monitor Docker Containers With Nagios XI

This document describes how to use the Docker Configuration Wizard to monitor your containers’ status and resource usage with Nagios XI. This document is intended for use by Nagios Administrators and end users who want to monitor their Docker containers. … Read More

Nagios XI – Redundancy And Security Planning

This goal of this documentation is to provide you with a comprehensive list of configuration settings that need to be taken into account when planning a Nagios XI deployment. This document is specifically aimed at the various agents used for … Read More

Nagios XI – Restarting Windows Services With NCPA

This document describes how to automatically restart problematic services on Windows machines using the Nagios Cross-Platform Agent (NCPA). This document is intended for use by Nagios XI Administrators who want to automate restarting of problematic services on their Windows machines. … Read More