Monitoring Windows Server Backup with Check_MK (Server 2008 R2)

Below Powershell script will monitor Windows Server backups with Check_MK. Prerequisits: Before starting – You must install Windows Server Backup Features Command Line Tools. To do this, open up Server Manager and go to Features > Add Features In the Add Features menu, expand “Windows Server Backup Features” and ensure “Command-Line tools” is enabled, if Read more about Monitoring Windows Server Backup with Check_MK (Server 2008 R2)[…]

Check_MK Parent/Child configuration for AWS VPC VPN

This solution was required on a network where there was a Pfsense Gateway with dual IPsec Tunnels to an Amazon VPC. Each time there was a VPN outage (Either caused by broadband failure at the office, or Amazon maintenance) there was over 200 notification emails sent (For servers being inaccessible then accessible again from the Read more about Check_MK Parent/Child configuration for AWS VPC VPN[…]