Icinga for Windows – Hyper-V and Cluster Plugins Preview

Icinga for Windows – Hyper-V and Cluster Plugins Preview

Today we finally have great news to share for everyone using Icinga to monitor Hyper-V and Windows Cluster environments. For quite some time we've been working on multiple new plugins to provide better monitoring option for Hyper-V and Windows Cluster. The new plugins...

Icinga 2 Config Language (DSL): Advanced Apply Rules

Icinga 2 Config Language (DSL): Advanced Apply Rules

As many users of Icinga don't know what the DSL has to offer, I'm going to show you how to use custom variables and apply for rules to make your life easier when writing configuration for your Icinga environment. Idea In this example we will use custom variables on a...

Icinga 2 Config Sync: Behind the Scenes

Icinga 2 Config Sync: Behind the Scenes

Today's blog post dives into the internals of Icinga 2 and will give you an overview how the config synchronization works internally. We will take a small cluster as an example and follow the configuration files through the synchronization mechanism. We assume some...

Your voices have been counted

Your voices have been counted

The year is coming to an end, and it really has blown by in no time. I was introduced as our Development Advocate in March. Our first (slightly chaotic) Virtual Meetup in the same month. Blerim shared updates on our plans with Icinga in May, and talked about last...

Releasing Icinga Director v1.8

Releasing Icinga Director v1.8

Today we're happy to announce the general availability of Icinga Director v1.8! This release focuses on improvements of monitoring automation tasks within the director and enhancements for delegating specific tasks to your teammates.   Data field categories...

How downtimes are displayed in Icinga DB Web

How downtimes are displayed in Icinga DB Web

With the development of Icinga DB we not only rebuilt the core of how Icinga stores and reads monitoring data. With a complete rebuild of the monitoring module we took the chance and refined most aspects of the user interface as well. One aspect that got attention is...

Managing the Icinga Director with Ansible

Managing the Icinga Director with Ansible

This is a guest blogpost from Sebastian Gumprich from T-Systems Multimedia Solutions GmbH --- Our company is using Icinga for quite some time now to monitor our whole infrastructure and its customers infrastructure. We deploy many Icinga instances for different teams...

Designing Icinga’s Brand Identity

Designing Icinga’s Brand Identity

„Thanks for coming! Thanks for supporting us as a company, as a product, as our people! Enjoy the wonderful night!“ A shower of confetti was pouring over the heads of celebrating people just as our CEO Bernd finished his sentence. „I Gotta Feeling“ by Black Eyed Peas...

Icinga for Windows v1.3.0 – Yet another release!

Icinga for Windows v1.3.0 – Yet another release!

Agreed, it might feel like routine by now, but we are still happy to announce today's release of Icinga for Windows v1.3.0. This includes Icinga PowerShell Plugins v1.3.0 as well as Icinga PowerShell Kickstart v1.2.0. Like with every release we appreciate all...

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