Oct 6, 2018
Grand Rapids, MI, USA

Groundwork Monitor® is a powerful IT monitoring software for physical, virtual, and cloud-based infrastructures. GroundWork can monitor your entire IT environment. If you use it, we can monitor it.

GroundWork Monitor® integrates availability, performance and event data together with one click access to related systems, providing unique multi-context views of infrastructure availability and performance. GroundWork Monitor® handles the real and the virtual, covering servers, networks, and storage resources as well as web servers, app servers, message managers, and database managers, and more.

GroundWork Open Source will simplify your IT monitoring by providing a single pane of glass for your entire IT environment:

  • Unified Monitoring: We bring together performance and availability for your entire application stack and infrastructure. With flexible and customizable workflows, as well as powerful integrations, GroundWork Open Source is your central point in IT monitoring data collection and status alerting. We track application health, automatically deploys monitoring, and identifies network issues.
  • Automation: GroundWork Open Source agents, with API-based monitoring, make real-time data gathering a reality. With automated network discovery and device registration, we make it easy to reduce manual intervention… and focus on what’s important to you. GroundWork Discovery, Cloud Hub, and GDMA help you keep track of your ever-changing infrastructure environment.
  • Operations Analytics: Data overload? GroundWork Open Source can help. With effective log data management technology, data analysis graphing, and open API’s for your data warehousing, we are the monitoring solution for your IT data management suite.

GroundWork gives users the flexibility to leverage powerful open source software while preserving existing investments in legacy IT management tools. Our flexible approach helps organizations meet compliance standards, improve security, and stay within budget.

Jul 27, 2018   |  By GroundWork
Thomas Stocking, co-founder and vice president of product strategy, recently wrote an article titled How to Efficiently Discover Network Resources, featured in The Data Center Journal. The article talks about network discovery tools and processes, and why it’s important to automate and standardize.
Jun 26, 2018   |  By GroundWork
Information technology (IT) administrators overwhelmed with the task of maintaining physical infrastructure as their networks expand into cloud and hybrid-cloud systems can now have an enhanced view of their entire IT infrastructure with GroundWork Monitor, a unified monitoring platform by GroundWork Open
Jun 14, 2018   |  By GroundWork
Thomas Stocking, co-founder and vice president of product strategy, recently wrote an article titled Entering a Golden Age of Data Monitoring, featured in APM Digest.
Jan 16, 2018   |  By GroundWork
Reports have recently surfaced about Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities in most modern computer systems. These so-called side-channel attacks can allow one program (e.g. a browser) to infer and even read data used by the CPU to execute another program… even a more privileged one.
Jan 10, 2018   |  By GroundWork
GroundWork Open Source founder, Thomas Stocking, recently lended his expertise to APMdigest’s 2018 Application Performance Management Predictions, an insightful article about how APM and related technologies will impact business in 2018, specifically in the areas of ITOA and data.
Aug 24, 2018   |  By GroundWork
A 20-minute live webinar about the best practices around business service monitoring (BSM in GroundWork Monitor. We’ll show you how to set up BSM with your IT monitoring to start tracking the availability of whole sections of your IT infrastructure.
Apr 19, 2018   |  By GroundWork
A 30-minute webinar recording looking at how to use NeDi in GroundWork Monitor. We show you how to automate and view discovery results, including devices, nodes, and topology maps. We also walk through how to use NeDi's topology mapping, rogue device detection, and asset management features.
Mar 9, 2018   |  By GroundWork
This webinar presented by GroundWork Open Source shows users how to gather and visualize data in a clear, flexible way using Grafana dashboards in GroundWork Monitor. We'll show you how to gather data from any source, including time series data. We'll also walk through how to set your own thresholds and alerts. Presented by GroundWork Open Source founder and vice-president of product strategy, Thomas Stocking.
Mar 6, 2018   |  By GroundWork
A GroundWork Monitor how-to video that walks you through the steps of changing the portal timeout window to match your organizational needs.While default portal timeout for GroundWork Monitor is 7 hours, users with specific security requirements may adjust the portal timeout to a smaller window of time.
Jan 4, 2018   |  By GroundWork
A walk-through demonstration of shared dashboards in GroundWork Monitor. Includes instructions on how to create a dashboard, edit a dashboard, rename a dashboard, edit navigation for dashboards, and delete a dashboard.