XYMON – ESX Hardware Health Monitor

On November 13, 2012, in Projects, Scripting, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

Grab the Hardware Health of your VMware vSphere ESXi Host

Here is RC1 of my ESX Health Script for the XYmon monitoring server, not to be compared to the ESXi script going around for VM and Snapshot Health.  ESXHealth monitors the physical health of the hardware running the ESX hyper-visor  This script uses the xymoncgimsg.cgi to send status reports from a remote network to your XYmon Display Server thus allowing you to… Continue reading

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New BBWin GUI Version 2 Release for BBWin XYMon Client

On April 3, 2012, in Projects, Scripting, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

Today we are releasing a brand new fully redesigned BBWin GUI application that will allow the user to quickly and easily add or update the BBWin.cfg file. It is a small standalone application written in C# that provides for most of the configurations that you can find in the BBWin.cfg file. From managing your disks to selecting processes and services to monitor… Continue reading

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XYMON -> New BBWin Client GUI 1.1 Released.

On August 16, 2011, in Projects, Scripting, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

Are you looking for a BBWin Client GUI to configure BBWin.cfg?

Can I see by raise of hand how many of you out there wishes for a good BBWin GUI so you don’t have to edit a that bloody XML file. I am having to flip between Wordpad, Task Manager and the Services console to place in the services and processes I want to monitor on my Windows… Continue reading

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XYMON External Test Script for APC NetBotz Environment Monitor

On February 4, 2011, in How-to, Scripting, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

So you got a APC environment monitor (NetBotz) and you want XYMON / Hobbit / BB to monitor and alert if your tempature is rising? Funny me too.

I spent several hours trying to get a VB script to built to do this and I am just not a big fan of VB. So being a Perl plucker I desided to write one in Perl and share it with Continue reading

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BBWIN VB script for MySQL externals testing

On February 16, 2010, in How-to, Projects, Scripting, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

Use BBWin to Monitor Your MySql Server
This little script allows you to quickly test your MySql server using BBWin .

It connects to MySql and queries SHOW STATUS from your server and returns the Stats.

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The script will alert if connection fails or records not returned.

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More VBScript created for BBWin External testing for www.AlertOnFailure.com

On February 10, 2010, in How-to, Scripting, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

AOF adds VBScript created for BBWin External testing to it’s library


Microsoft Networking Information Overload
What a name! The MOAB of network information this jewel of a script dumps out all sorts of good information to have at your finger tips.

In this version there is only one status of green so you Continue reading

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I’ve created 2 new VB scripts to use with AOF and BBWin’s External test functions. These scripts were tested on BBwin 0.12 and AOF Beta and work great!

[RePing] Ping multiple internal host addresses

Provides the ability to ping multiple host behind a firewall or other device, Great is you need to test to see if a Wireless AP is up or if a network printer is Continue reading

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AOF Web commercial

On January 21, 2010, in Projects, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

Squidworks completes first stab at a Web commercial for Alert On Failure

AOF provides free network and computer system monitoring.

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Squidworks completes 2 AOF Training Videos

On January 20, 2010, in Projects, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

The Squidworks team has completed 2 system training videos for the AOF website. These video are posted under Youtube and are available to everyone. All sound and video editing done by our Engineers.

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AOF : a Xymon \ BBwin Compatible monitoring service.


Previous Videos

AOF: First Login Overview
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AlertOnFailure Launches to Alpha

On January 20, 2010, in Projects, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

Alertonfailure is offering free 1 year memberships to admins who would like to help Alpha test the services and report back to the forums in detail any issues they find as they use service.

Alert On Failure free System Monitor

Just sign up for both a free user account and forum account and send Continue reading