Adding new devices to be monitored

zenossAs you build new servers, you will want to add them to your Zenoss monitoring.  This article shows you how.


Prerequisites

Before Zenoss can gather information from your servers, you will need to install SNMP agents on them.

 

Add the new device

  1. Browse to your Zenoss site (eg. http://monitor.yourdomain.local:8080).
  2. Go to Management > Add Device.
    1. Device Name:  Enter fully qualified domain name (eg. helpdesk.yourdomain.local).
    2. Device Class Path:  Select the appropriate class (eg. /Server/Linux).
    3. SNMP Community:  Enter the SNMP Community for this device (eg. public).
    4. Click Add Device.

 

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