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Network Connectivity Monitoring

Requires Opsview Cloud or Opsview Monitor 6
Opsview Supported

Network Connectivity Monitoring Opspack

This Opspack checks basic network connectivity using icmp (ping).

What You Can Monitor

Opsview contains many different options for Internet Control Message Protocol (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

Service Checks

Service Check Description
Connectivity - LAN Checks that network interface is responding to ICMP echo requests

Network Connectivity Monitoring Setup and Configuration

To configure and utilize this Opspack, you simply need to add the 'Network - Base' Opspack to your Opsview system.

Step 1: Add the Host Template

Add the Network - Base Host Template to your Opsview host.

For more information, refer to Opsview Knowledge Center - Adding Host Templates to Hosts.

Step 2: Apply changes and the system will now be monitored

Network Base Service Checks