Base Opspack Overview
This Opspack checks basic network connectivity using icmp (ping).
What You Can Monitor
Opsview contains many different options for icmp checks including:
- Specifying number of packets to send
- Number of alive hosts required for success
- Specifying a source IP address or device name
- Timeout and TTL on ongoing packets
To configure and utilize this Opspack, you simply need to add the 'Network - Base' Opspack to the host running the Base software.
Step 1: Add the host template
Step 2: Reload and view the Base statistics