Continuous collection and analysis of some type of data is termed monitoring. For example, logging the total free space on a disk. A common administration and troubleshooting tool.

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Monitoring Excessive User Home Directory Growth

I am trying to write a script for a school assignment that will check and see if any of the non-administrative user home directories have increased in size by more than 100 MB in a single 20 minute ...
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Unix Scipt Shell: alert on change of specific files

Could any one Help me with the script Im trying to make a script shell that will alerts/email the root if any of those files has been modified and the script has to auto routine , so the script have ...
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Tools for advanced monitoring apache and virtual hosts [on hold]

I need some tools for monitoring a web server. Currently I've munin and nagios but I'd like to have more information related to the web server and the virtual hosts. For example, What average of ...
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Big device for drawing and writting on it? [on hold]

I'm searching for some big device (22 inch) on which can draw, write and load some presentation file. Want to replace pan and paper with some modern device. Let's say that want to make instruction of ...
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how to get zabbix item values in two different time for trigger?

In zabbix for monitoring my some database parameters, I need to create a trigger for checking an item value in every 15 minute and run if the last retrieve value is increase or decrease from now ...
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Monitor LAN usage with a Mac [duplicate]

Are there any good free utilities (programs or OS X Terminal commands) for monitoring a LAN with Mac OS X? With monitoring I mean checking who is using the most bandwidth on the network at a given ...
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xmeter like functionality for memory usage?

I have a small collection of servers that I use, and xmeter is great for seeing graphs of the cpu usage. Is there a similar tool for graphing the memory usage on multiple servers?
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Internet stops working when using Microsoft Network Monitor

I need to sniff some http request that a software is making, so I've downloaded Microsoft Network Monitor which I have used in the past on other computers without any problems. So I run the network ...
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Key vfs.fs.size[/,used] in zabbix monitoring not work?

I have some hosts in a Template in zabbix for monitoring. All items are work correctly for all hosts except an item vfs.fs.size[/,used] just for one of them in zabbix web interface. The host OS is ...
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Monitoring SQL Server Log Shipping with multiple secondaries

I've seen the Transaction Log Shipping Status Report on SSMS, and i'm wondering if there's anything to monitor Log Shipping with multiple secondaries.
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How to capture HTTP headers to particular url in my Ubuntu computer?

I am connecting a website and can see the hearders by firefox inspect tool. I like to do it from outside of the browser for particular url acceses. How can I do it in my Ubuntu computer?
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Linux: per-application traffic monitoring (not nethogs)

Please note it's not duplicate of other questions where answer with nethogs is accepted, since nethogs isn't what I need. I want to know how much each of my applications have eaten network traffic, ...
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Linux terminal single command resource usage

I cant find way to monitor single linux terminal command. I want to monitor this command: php index.php parse The problem is this process works too short to get pid so I hope there is something ...
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zabbix change permission scheme

I have situation something like that: In zabbix I have two maps and I am looking for a solution how to set up access to the user had the ability to watch just one map. Please on advice it is possible ...
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Linux network interface monitoring

I recently have an issue with my network provider and I'm looking for software that would allow me to create network usage charts. I need tool that would gather pings to given address, in/out traffic ...
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Can systemd detect and kill hung processes?

While working on a solution which uses file locking, I believe my code is getting into a deadlock. I'm using systemd to kick off the process on system startup. Using alarm(3) is an option, but I was ...
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IO performance over a period of time

We use AWS environment at our company and mainly we generate huge amount of data, and there are alot of I/O going on on several thousand files. A collegue is claiming that it looks like generating ...
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Is it possible to see exactly what is being transferred over a wireless network?

It came to me out of curiosity, "Could one monitor whatever is being transfered from modem/router to devices using the internet"? So, I have a laptop at home and an iPad. Could I simply see what ...
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Networx showing excessive download bandwidth usage

I have only one download started with latest release of Firefox with Windows 7. Firefox shows it is downloading at 180 KB/sec. Networx shows between 368 KB/sec upload and 1-8 MB/sec download. It is a ...
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What is the PCI card that tells you what's wrong with the computer?

First, I'm not sure if this is the correct place, so apologies for that. Second, I want to know how to easily identify the hardware faults. I heard about this PCI card that when connected to the PC ...
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Finding out which device is using my network

I have an open WiFi network in my business and it's recently slowed to a crawl. I'd like to find out which IP is using my bandwidth so I can block their MAC address. My router doesn't support any ...
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Event log monitoring tool [closed]

Presently, we have more than 25 servers in our network and we check the event logs for each server once in a week to find out events related to application, system warnings, errors etc. This task ...
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As an outlook administrator using custom domain name, is it possible to monitor incoming emails for the users created?

I just created an administrator account on outlook with a custom domain name. Is it possible to monitor incoming emails for users that I created? If so, how can I do that? I don't see any option to do ...
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Monitoring directory for new files

I have a crappy DVR system that will occasionally flake out and not save the recordings to the hard drive. Replacing it doesn't seem to be in the cards at the moment. I have a monitor setup to alert ...
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How to monitor TCP and UDP port changes

I am running software on a server that may be turning off some ports and need to find out what it is. I have the ports I need to check. I just need to find out what is turning them off. How can I ...
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How to find out what is adding bogus keys to the registry?

I've been happily running Windows 7 on my ultrabook for over a year now. It's stable, fast, everything pretty much works as it should, except something is adding randomly named keys to the registry at ...
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Finding HD usage in OS X by process over time

In the Disk section of activity monitor, my "Data Written" is sitting around 20G. However, the sum of all written data of running applications is no where near that at about 3GB. Unless I'm missing ...
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Run Program When Disk Full

I'd like to receive a pushover notification when a hard drive is running low on space. I can send the pushover notification by running curl and passing various parameters to it. What I need to know ...
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Monitor LAN bandwidth usage on home network [duplicate]

Hope someone can help me. I'm looking for a bit of software that will let me monitor which device is using all the internal bandwidth on my home network. I have a Linksys E2400 router. Some devices ...
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Show current ping to website on Taksbar

I'm looking for a way to monitor my current internet connection quality by showing the ping-response to a website like google in the taskbar on the right side. I'm using Windows 8.1. Kind of like ...
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Teracopy process - audit source and destination

Is there a way i can see the source and destination location of a running and consuming 50%+ Teracopy process, even when for instance ProcessExplorer cannot bring the process active window in front ...
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Auditd - auditctl rule to monitor dir only (not all sub dir and files etc..)

I am trying to use auditd to monitor changes to a directory. The problem is that when I setup a rule it does monitor the dir I specified but also all the sub dir and files making the monitor useless ...
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How to track a program's disk usage over time?

In Windows 7, how can I track how much a program writes to disk over a period of time? For example, if I wanted to see how much Firefox writes to disk in a 24-hour period, how could I do that?
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In varnish 3 which variable in varnishstat tells me how much of the allocated memory is used and how much is free?

I am sorry if this is an obvious question. I could not find it in the docs or a clear answer via Google. My best guess is that this one below is the bytes available and that there is not one for the ...
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Measure Internet usage by computers on a network

I have 3 PCs running Windows(including my PC) on the same network. All three of them are connected to one ADSL Router. My requirement is to measure the internet usage(No. of Bytes Downloaded & ...
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Windows 7 CPU / System meter that ISNT a gadget [closed]

Now that gadgets have been pulled by Microsoft, is there any similar utility that I can use to monitor my system that will sit on the desktop as a gadget does but not present a vulnerability? ...
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Monitoring all traffic through a router/network?

I and my colleagues are doing a project where we have to analyze traffic of a group of volunteers. Where they will connect to the network using WIFI/Ethernet. ALL their traffic especially searches ...
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Monitor Skydrive Shared File Downloads

I use SkyDrive to share some large non-email-able files to family and clients. Since I only have so much space on SkyDrive, I like to delete these files after sharing. It seems like every time I ...
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Windows memory leak detection to overcome rapid memory allocation leading to unresponsiveness

As a diverse application developer, by sheer "luck" and a combination of Murphy's law, one may hit situations in which either a memory leak occurs or rapid unwanted allocation of memory resources, ...
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How can I know if an application reads my hardware fingerprint?

I would like to know (for security and privacy reasons) if a certain Windows 7 desktop program actually reads my hardware fingerprint including hard drive serial number, CPU serial number, or any ...
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Monitor web traffic from wireless clients on home network [duplicate]

I would like to monitor web traffic on my home network from wireless or other clients (PC or Mac) to see what URLs are accessed. I have a Buffalo AirStation router with the Buffalo-branded DD-WRT ...
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Task manager: CPU Utilization and speed?

I have a question regarding task manager in Windows 8. It shows us CPU utilization and speed. From what I understand, utilization is how much of the processor time is spent running processes. Speed ...
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How do I make Viso Data Bindings auto-update with a Powershell script

Visio has the ability to auto-update based on source data. I'd like to use Visio as a dashboard for various powershell commands. Based on the output of those commands, I'd like visio to change ...
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Monitoring available bandwidth on my network

I was wondering if there is a way to monitor the total bandwidth available at any given time? My ISP claims and is charging me for a certain amount of bandwidth but I suspect that during the day I am ...
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SCOM not emailing alerts

so I setup SCOM2012 in our environment and have imported the MP offered by Microsoft to monitor Windows Servers/HyperV/ETC. I have setup subscribers and associated them with subscriptions but for ...
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How to install the not built-in/third-party plugins in Collectd

Cant find it on google. But collectd has a set of not built in plugins like redis . How do I install these plugins? If you have an answer for ubuntu , that would help.
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NewRelic Server Monitoring Agent

I am running a ruby on rails stack and I have quite a few ruby processes: 5 unicorns processes (1 master, 4 workers), 1 delayed job worker, and some continuous others tasks done with rake. But ...
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Log disk write activity of a process

Is there a program that allows me to log/monitor/view the disk write activity of a process? For example, it would be able to log all files on disk that the process has created/modified.
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Mac OSX 10.8.4 semi freeze - is there a way to monitor why?

My MacBook Air keeps semi-hanging. It lets me open new windows but it typically gets stuck after that. It's happens every 30-40 mins or so and lasts for about 5 mins each time. For example I can open ...
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chrome extension that sends interim alerts based on 'new text found'?

as above - is there a chrome extension that can do this? For instance, i want to monitor website A and let it prompt me immediately when the page is updated with the following specific keywords : ...