[hobbit] how to monitor switches and increase the polling time

Maik Heinelt maik at vegasystems.com
Sun May 16 01:41:01 CEST 2010

I monitor our switches, and routers using devmon. You then can get all 
interesting data via SNMP, which works very well.
You then can see traffic, vlan settings, error and much more about your 
It works like a charm in our Xymon 4.2.3.


On 05/16/2010 05:14 AM, pankaj dorlikar wrote:
> Hi,
>  since we are monitoring ober 300 servers at a time in a custer, we 
> want to know and analyser the network traffic in ethernet and 
> infiniband switch .how we can monitor it using xymon system 
> monitoring.os is rhel 5.2 and xymon version is 4.2.2
> Practical problem happening is that some of the nodes reboots but 
> xymon doesnt show it. it may be because that happens in betwwen the 
> polling period of the server. how to overcome this issue?same thing 
> happens for disk and ncpu and external tests also that it does not 
> identify and show these problems as it must be occuring in betwwn 
> polling period .How to make it fast as ganglia
> -- 
> Pankaj V. Dorlikar

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