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Mar 13, 2019 | By GroundWork
Unified Monitoring—or using an integrated platform that monitors your entire IT infrastructure, including physical, virtual, and cloud—is a proven strategy for reducing service outages, increasing end user and IT productivity, optimizing capital investment, and maintaining industry compliance. The business community has long recognized that productivity and profitability depend upon the smooth functioning of their entire IT environment.
Mar 7, 2019 | By GroundWork
Unified monitoring is for any organization that uses IT operations extensively in their business. Many times, the organizations who need unified monitoring have experienced outage and availability issues, have in-house solutions that struggle to scale or don’t meet regulatory requirements, lack of visibility into their infrastructure, or don’t have the ability to do reporting (for example: SLA compliance reports).
Feb 27, 2019 | By GroundWork
Modern cloud-based application and infrastructure monitoring is a moving target. And it is one that very much depends on how “native” your cloud application is. Here is a list of monitoring metrics capabilities you should look for that pertain to time series and events.
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. Many business processes (security management, service delivery and service support) depend on the administrator’s knowledge of the network details.
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 Source, Inc.
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.