[Novalug] Shared hardware usage tracking
Miguel Gonzalez Castaños
miguel_3_gonzalez at yahoo.es
Mon Oct 1 15:15:42 EDT 2007
Matt Bidwell escribió:
> kkauffman at headfog.com wrote:
>> Let me define the problem and hopefully someone knows of a potential OSS
>> solution that can fit the need. I'm pretty sure this isn't as simple
>> as a
>> straight forward as most asset management tools because I need to
>> additional information around multiple deployments, however, I've been
>> wrong before and I may be wrong again. :)
>> Set the scene...
>> Multiple pieces of hardware in a shared infrastructure.
>> Multiple applications deployed to it.
>> Is there a piece of software that can act as a simple database to
>> enter in
>> information such as hostname, memory configuration plus the specifics
>> about the different applications deployed to it (memory allocated, file
>> system space allocated, etc)?
>> Thanks for considering my request.
> Are you looking to find out what you have in terms of hardware,
> or are you looking to monitor the hardware you know you have?
> If you know your hosts and are just trying to get live stats
> on them, Nagios maybe a solution. It can tell you remotely
> the amount of disk space being used, the amount of memory being
> used. There's a lot of plugins for nagios, so you can monitor
> a lot of different services.
And in terms of software? I'd like to be able to get a picture of the
software installed in all machines, licenses installed if apply, etc.
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