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FortiGate Devices: Network Interfaces via Standard MIB Using 64-Bit Counters

Distribution: official part of Check_MK
License: GPL
Supported Agents: SNMP

This check does exactly the same as if64 but uses a different SNMP detection condition which is based on the Fortinet-OID .1.3.6.1.4.1.12356. Please refer to the if64 manpage for documentation.

Item

There are three allowed ways to specify an interface: its index ifIndex, its description ifDescr and its alias ifAlias.

Discovery

One service is created for each interface that fulfills configurable conditions (rule "Network interface and switch port discovery"). By default, these are interfaces which are currently found up and are of type 6, 32, 62, 117, 127, 128, 129, 180, 181, 182, 205 or 229.

Grouping: In some situations, you do not want to monitor a single interface but a group of interfaces that together form a pool. This check supports such pools by defining groups. The data of all members is accumulated and put together in a single grouped interface service.