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Getting Started with Remote Monitoring

Sysprosium's remote monitoring is easy to use! This document is here to help you get up and running quickly!

There's a few things you need to do before you add your first check:


          Setting up your alert contacts

  1. Select "Server Monitoring" from the "My Account" dropdown menu at the top of the page (Requires you to be logged in), or click here
  2. Click on the "Contacts" button
  3. Click on "Add New Alert Contact"
  4. Enter the contact's name, e-mail address and wireless number (optional).
  5. Click "Save"
  6. If desired, enter additional e-mail addresses and phone numbers.
  7. Each time you click "save" a new line will appear. If you are finished, click "Back to Contact List"


          Setting up your notification lists

  1. Select "Server Monitoring" from the "My Account" dropdown menu at the top of the page (Requires you to be logged in), or click here
  2. Click on the "Notification Lists" button.
  3. Click on "Add New Notification List"
  4. Enter a name for your notification list. (eg: Sysadmins, Managers, Support) It can be anything you like
  5. Click "Next".
  6. Select the contact to add from the drop down box and click "Save".
  7. You can add additional contacts by selecting them from the dropdown box.
  8. When done, select "Back to Notification Lists"


         Setting up your checks

  1. Select "Server Monitoring" from the "My Account" dropdown menu at the top of the page (Requires you to be logged in), or click here
  2. Click on "Add New Check"
  3. From this screen you will be able to enter in the hostname/url of the server to check, and what type of service you would like to check
  4. Be sure to select a notification list from the notification list drop down. This list will be used in the event of a check failure.

 

 

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