Magma for LabTech – Get your graph on!

On July 6, 2016, in Projects, Scripting, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)



Magma, a Monitoring And Graphing Management Archive is a very versatile platform to monitor just about anything you can come up with. If you can get a message or a counter from the device you should be able to monitor and graph that device in LabTech using Magma for LabTech.

Magma for LabTech integrates directly into… Continue reading

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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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MAGMA – Web GUI Admin Add-on for XYmon Monitoring Server

On November 1, 2012, in Projects, by Cubert aka (Cube Dweller)

MAGMA is a Web GUI interface for managing hosts, groups, tests and alarms on a XYmon server.

If you ever used XYmon you know that most of it is configured and managed by text files on the server. If your are not skilled in VI or Nano then this may present somewhat of a challenge at times.  Well all… 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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Monitor a WD ShareSpace using XYMon on any remote network

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

Do you happen to be a systems support guy who needs a method of getting the basic stats of a WD ShareSpace into your XYmon or MAG monitor? If you are like me then you are a systems admin responsible for many different networks spread across the Internet. You then may have deployed a few NAS systems including the WD ShareSpace that runs a version of BusyBox Linux. This is good… 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

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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