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Don't count External (USB) drives for SMART monitoring

As it stands, when a USB drive is plugged into a computer and left in during an Asset Scan, the agent picks it up as a new drive and the default Service Template adds the drive for SMART monitoring. When the drive is removed, the service falls to Misconfigured and remains in that state. Removing the service will see it re-added when the Service Template is re-applied. This will remain the case until Support can remove ...more »

Submitted by (@swrory)

MSP Remote Monitoring & Management

Monitoring Templates

Currently Predefined Monitoring Templates only offer Checks for Fixed Drive letters. Can we make these flexible? E.g. we do not bind the "drive integrity Check" to Driveletter C:/ But to a Variable - This way we could monitor any number of Drives, and the DriveLetters do get assigned automatically - if we then add checks - fifteen times - we could monitor 15 Drives, if only 4 are built in - only 4 will be monitored. ...more »

Submitted by (@j.suckow)

MSP Remote Monitoring & Management

Hard Drive Space Analyzer

An integrated hard drive space Analyzer will be an useful tool to determine why a hard drive is getting full. That will give us a good idea what's using drive space. This could be used with a task or part of the Disk Space Check. I'm talking about something like SpaceSniffer.

 

More examples: http://lifehacker.com/5835082/five-best-hard-drive-space-analyzers

Submitted by (@racevedo)

MSP Remote Monitoring & Management

Linux agent check for missing mount point

A Linux server with an external drive was failing to mount the drive. Because of the way Linux works, the mount point was still there and the built-in "File System Space Check" happily reported the space available from the root file system. The drive failed and was unmountable, but I didn't know for several days because no checks were failing in the dashboard. Perhaps a check that would compare the items listed in /etc/fstab ...more »

Submitted by (@devincampbell)

MSP Remote Monitoring & Management

Notifcation of High CPU, High Memory, High Disk Utilization

Notifcation of High CPU, High Memory, High Disk Reads or Writes. Ability to set a threshold for overall, per process view at least a high, average, every 15, 30 min and option to receive an email if over threshold, then we could login to the command prompt, and check with option to see in real time.

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