User Guide

Monitoring Asset

The nep-monitoring-asset provides the minimum requirements to implement a basic monitoring of a NetAye asset management services based on GLPI and OCSInventory. With nep-monitoring-asset it is possible to perform standard monitoring of:

  • Service availability

  • Assets information

Using the provided objects, is possible to:

  • Service Set providing common monitoring for OCS and GLPI inventory

  • Check Old not up-to-date assets in OCS and GLPI

  • Checks OCS and GLPI duplicate assets

Minimum supported environment

This package can be installed on systems running the software described below. Systems with equivalent components are also suitable for installation.

Required software

Requirements

NetEye

Version 4.23+

NetEye modules

Core,``Asset``

Package requirements

Service and Host Template shipped with package nep-monitoring-asset require the following nep:

  • nep-common

  • nep-monitoring-core

The Package requires a readonly user on Glpi database ( MariaDB KB )

Setup instructions

If all requirements are met, you can now install this package. To manually set up the nep-monitoring-asset package, just use nep-setup utility to install it.

nep-setup install nep-monitoring-asset

Once installed the configuration file /usr/lib64/neteye/monitoring/plugins/check_inventory.pl should be updated with readonly user parameters.

Available Objects

This section contains a description of all the Objects from this package that can be used to build your own monitoring environment.

Director Objects

The Package contains the following Director Objects.

Data Lists

The following Data Lists can be freely customized by the End User. Their purpose is to provide easy data filling to better describe the monitoring environment.

Datalist name

Description

[NX] Inventory Command List

Used to provide the list of check available for check_inventory command

Service Templates

The following Service Templates can be used to freely create Service Objects, Service Apply Rules or Service Sets. Remember to not edit these Service Templates because they will be restored/updated at the next NEP Package update.

Template name

Run on Agent

Description

nx-st-agentless-inventory

No

Checks all aspects of monitoring of NetEye Asset service

nx-st-agent-linux-systemd-timer

Yes

Check SystemD Timers scheduled

Service Sets

The following Service Sets can be used to freely monitor Host Objects. Remember to not edit these Service Sets because they will be restored/updated at the next NEP Package update.

Service Set name

Description

nx-ss-neteye-asset-state

Service Set providing common monitoring for OCS and GLPI inventory

ITOA Dashboards

The Package does not provide any ITOA Dashboards right now.

Package’s objects list

Object Type

Object Name

Do not edit

Containing File

Director Command

check_inventory

No

baskets/import/nep-monitoring-asset-02-command.json

Director Data List

[NX] Inventory Command List

No

baskets/import/nep-monitoring-asset-01-datalist.json

Director Service Set

nx-ss-neteye-inventory

No

baskets/import/nep-monitoring-asset-05-serviceset.json

Director Service Template

nx-st-active

No

baskets/import/nep-monitoring-asset-04-service.json

Director Service Template

nx-st-agentless-inventory

No

baskets/import/nep-monitoring-asset-04-service.json

Director Service Template

nx-st-agentless

No

baskets/import/nep-monitoring-asset-04-service.json

Director Service Template

nx-st-type-monitor

No

baskets/import/nep-monitoring-asset-04-service.json