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System Monitoring with Checkmk – Part 1: The Basics

Here you will find the content and the timing for the ‘System Monitoring with Checkmk – Part 1: The Basics’ training course. This corresponds to the content of the slides shown during the course. Wherever there are relevant articles in this manual, you will find their page numbers here so that you can find them quickly during the course.

1. Day 1

1.1. Introduction

1.2. An introduction to Checkmk

1.3. Installation


1.4. Adding Hosts

1.5. Monitoring Windows

1.6. Monitoring via SNMP

2. Day 2

2.1. Customizing/Extending the Checkmk agent

2.2. An overview of the graphic interface

2.3. Customizing the GUI

2.4. The Metrics system

3. Day 3

3.1. Operation

3.2. Tuning the monitoring

4. Day 4

4.1. Advanced service management

4.2. Users in Checkmk

4.3. Notifications

4.4. Distributed Monitoring


5. Day 5

5.1. The Hardware/Software (HW/SW) Inventory

5.2. A recap of the configuration

5.3. Backup and Restore

5.4. Updating Checkmk

5.5. Aggregating metric data