A snapshot of my daily work

A snapshot of my daily work

Today I show you a snapshot of my daily work. It is especially interesting this time, because it's a not-so simple problem to solve. It's not difficult per se, but involves quite some understanding of the Icinga Web 2 framework and how it communicates with the web...

Reliable Alerting with Icinga and SIGNL4

Reliable Alerting with Icinga and SIGNL4

You’ve probably been in this situation before – you’re using Icinga to monitor your infrastructure and Icinga detects a critical issue but nobody notices it. It might be an urgent maintenance request, an unexpected breakdown, or a service quality issue. But your...

How to monitor your first Host with Icinga Director

How to monitor your first Host with Icinga Director

Creating a new Host within the Icinga 2 configuration files is fairly easy. Basically you only have add an object of the type "Host" to a config file and reload Icinga 2. Doing the same with Icinga Director is even easier, you don't even have to bother with terminal...

6 + 1 Good reasons to become an Icinga Channel Partner

6 + 1 Good reasons to become an Icinga Channel Partner

So, you want to be innovative and stay on top of such complex markets as monitoring. But the competition is tough. How do you take the next step? One of the best ways your company can achieve more is to consider becoming an Icinga Channel Partner.   But what does...

Releasing Icinga Web v2.9.3

Releasing Icinga Web v2.9.3

Today we’re announcing the general availability of Icinga Web 2 Version 2.9.3. This is a standard bugfix release and includes fixes for RHEL/CentOS 7, SLES/OpenSUSE 15+ and automatic downtime removal. You can also find the issues related to this release on our...

Keeping up with Icinga Web Permissions and Restrictions

Keeping up with Icinga Web Permissions and Restrictions

This blogpost is a followup to the blogpost Icinga Web permissions and restrictions (how do they work, examples). In Icinga web 2 version 2.9, there are two cool updates to Permissions and Restrictions, namely Role Inheritance and Permission Refusal as explained by...

Releasing Icinga 2.13.0

Releasing Icinga 2.13.0

Today we're releasing our next major version of Icinga 2. Icinga 2.13 includes many long awaited enhancements and bug fixes, but also a lot of smaller changes. Units of measurement This release adds a bunch of new and improved UoMs (Units of measurement) to Icinga 2....

Releasing Icinga Web v2.9.2

Releasing Icinga Web v2.9.2

Today we’re announcing the general availability of Icinga Web v2.7.6, v2.8.4 and v2.9.2. All are standard bugfix releases and include fixes found by the community since the latest releases. You can find all issues related to this release on our Roadmap. Please make...

Icinga 2.12.5 + 2.11.10: Security Releases

Icinga 2.12.5 + 2.11.10: Security Releases

Today we are releasing Icinga 2.12.5 and 2.11.10, including two security fixes that may lead to privilege escalation for authenticated API users. Depending on your setup, manual intervention beyond installing the new versions may be required, so please read the...

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