Nagios XI Documentation

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

Nagios XI – Using The SNMP Walk Wizard

This document describes how to use the SNMP Walk Wizard, it briefly explains SNMP and how to reference a MIB file or OID. SNMP is the acronym for Simple Network Management Protocol. An SNMP Walk is when the Nagios XI … Read More

Integrating HipChat With Nagios XI

This document describes how integrate the HipChat messaging platform with Nagios XI. This integration will allow Nagios XI to send notifications to HipChat Rooms, enabling teams to see the health of their devices monitored by Nagios XI. This document is … Read More

Integrating Slack With Nagios XI

This document describes how integrate the Slack messaging platform with Nagios XI. This integration will allow Nagios XI to send notifications to Slack channels, enabling teams to see the health of their devices monitored by Nagios XI. This document is … Read More

Nagios XI – Understanding And Using XI Tools

This document describes the Nagios XI Tools menu and what it can be used for. This document is intended for use by Nagios XI Administrators and Users. … Read More

Nagios XI – How to Monitor Windows Event Logs Using SNMP Traps

This document describes how to monitor Windows Event Logs via SNMP within Nagios® XI™ using the eTrap agent from the Nagios Exchange. This allows users to quickly and easily be alerted to real-time network events and incidents taking place on … Read More

Excluding Hosts And Hostgroups In Nagios XI

This document describes how exclude hosts and host groups in Nagios XI using Core Configuration Manager (CCM). This document is intended for use by Nagios Administrators who would like an understanding of how to exclude hosts or host groups. … Read More

Understanding Email Sending In Nagios XI

This document describes how Nagios XI sends emails and explains how to configure your email settings. Nagios XI uses email to send notifications as well as for sending reports. This document is intended for use by Nagios Administrators who want … Read More

Installing Nagios XI with VMware Workstation Player

This document is intended to outline the steps required to install Nagios XI within VMware Workstation Player. … Read More

Installing Nagios XI with VMware ESX vSphere

This document is intended to outline the steps required to install Nagios XI within VMware ESX vSphere. … Read More

Installing Nagios XI with Hyper-V

This document is intended to outline the steps required to install Nagios XI within Hyper-V. … Read More