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Equallogic warning: Free space is below threshold of 15 percent for pool PoolName. Default Snapshot Schedule will run with max-keep set to 1


EQL SANs have a new feature since 8.x  FW which enables a default snapshot policy which might be unwanted. The error in question is as following. WARNING event from storage array EQLName.. read more

Zabbix Windows Security event id 5156


Noticed in one case the Zabbix agent was spamming the Windows Security eventlog with events “filtering platform connection” of status success and event id 5156. This was especially true when.. read more

Simple monitoring of Linux services with zabbix


This little snippet and template allows you to monitor services on Linux. It’s really simple and might not work on all distributions. So far I’ve mainly used it on CentOS6… read more