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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Linux: How to get current bandwidth usage from command line?

I'm looking for a good way to get the current total bandwidth usage on a linux machine, i've tried iftop, nethogs, but they doesn't show real bandwidth usage (compared to system monitor), anyway they ...
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Online service to execute Ruby scripts

I am investigating the possibility to start a backup up server remotely in case the main server fails. The idea is: Amazon Route 53 monitors the main server The server fails, which triggers an alarm ...
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in windows, launch tasks when a file/directory is modified

In linux/mac, for monitoring the changes in a file or directory, I can use tools like gruntjs, this launch tasks when a file is modified ? exist a similar tool for windows ?
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How to tell which parts of a binary file are changing

Is there a tool I can see to see which parts of the file are being modified? I've seen tools that show me which segments of my hard drive are being accessed, but I want something similar for a single ...
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Why is it only possible to monitor CPU usage, and not GPU usage? [closed]

For some reason I've never been able to monitor the GPU usage on any system I've tried. The best we seem to get is proprietary tools written by 3rd parties or the video card manufacturers themselves, ...
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How can I monitor log files and send “alerts” and “resolves” for my application's health?

I have developed an application that constantly logs error conditions when they occur. Many of the conditions (like network problems) rectify themselves after a short while. How might I use Windows ...
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How to check which application has the clipboard hold?

We are deploying some virtual machines with robots software which performs actions in a browser, and we are having trouble with some of them when accessing the clipboard for read or write. They show a ...
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How to keep a log of all urls browsed by means of programming?

I know a lot of keyloggers and kids monitoring agents out there. My question is how do I simply get to hold the list of urls the user browsed using that particular browser by means of programming? I ...
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Is there a system monitoring tool that lets me write complex queries against the data? [closed]

I am looking for a system stat collection tool that will let me write queries against the data collected. I am planning to answer questions like: what is the average load, over the last 30 days, on ...
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Which SMART settings to watch for in SpeedFan?

Unless there's a better solution, I'd like to use SpeedFan to watch hard disks on a host. However, it offers quite a lot of settings in its Configure > Events > If section, such as Raw Read Error ...
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What is the best order of item fields in for different group with various template zabbix?

In my company, we have about 30 servers which i monitor them by zabbix. Some of them are Windows base OS and some others are Linux (CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu) OS base. Basically i create a Template, ...
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Integrity check for the backup

I thought of different ways of integrity check for the backup and look for the fastest approach to start programming. in all these approaches randomness is used. I would appreciate if someone give ...
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Share image from desktop to social

I'm trying to share an image to social (Facebook mainly) every time I add any image to a defined folder on my Mac. I've tried Automator Services for Facebook but it's obsolete and Facebook doesn't ...
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Centralized Free Open Source Logs monitoring tool [closed]

I have a small question. Is there a Free Open Source Monitoring tool which I can install on one system that can collect the logs of both Linux and Windows and store & Display on Central Server.
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Where to place a port-mirroring switch for home network monitoring

I want to start monitoring traffic that goes in and out of my home network. I'd like to collect information like bandwidth usage and (specifically) HTTP requests from home computers to websites. From ...
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How to monitor Windows Server disk I/O Hard Drive stats

I would like to know the maximum speed that my hard drive could run, and the percentage of it's performance whether it's working too much until it reach the limit or still have a lot of iddle time. ...
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Possibiliy to display results SQL query in windows (monitoring purposes)

Case (one example) #1: Our business application processes documents in the background. Using MS SQL Management Studio I can create/run a query to display results. For example the current queue of ...
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Nagios - obsessing over this service: what does this mean?

We use Nagios to monitor our servers. I haven't set this up myself, and I want to change some settings. Most services have the setting obsessing enabled. I wonder what this means, and what happens if ...
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Monitor Users actions in windows server 2008?

I have 25 users connected remotely to my server , is there a way to monitor all users actions , its not a problem if there is a third party program . Monitor means file auditing , visited sites , any ...
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Turbo Boost Technology Monitor is EOL so what can I use to monitor Turbo Boost on my CPU? [duplicate]

Turbo Boost Technology Monitor is EOL, and quite honestly I can't tell if it works anymore or not with Windows 8.1. Regardless, soon it will be removed since its end of life is soon upon us. What can ...
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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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Big device for drawing and writting on it? [closed]

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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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 monitors the directory I specified, but also all the subdirectories and files underneath it, ...