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As an administrator you are responsible for the available bandwidth in your network, the uptime of network components, the availability of applications, and so on. Of course you know there are also environmental factors that might influence your network?s performance, such as temperature or humidity?but specialized hardware to monitor environmental values is expensive and budgets are often tight, especially for smaller companies. Besides these obvious obstacles, also the time required to set up such a device should not be underestimated. So, what can you do?
Today various security advisories have been published about a serious security leak in the OpenSSL library called "Heartbleed Bug". This library is one of the most common libraries used for SSL encrypted connections on the planet. PRTG Network Monitor also uses this library for all SSL connections (ec-core, probe-core and core-core connections, https webserver and sensors, SNMP v3, etc.).
This article was published on 1st of April 2014. You face an April Fools' Day hoax here. Introduction of Bitcoin Payment Accompanied by Sensor Market Fluctuations
A look at nature tells us, spring is coming and with all of its strength. Here at Paessler we have spared no effort in order to prepare good ground and at the end of fiscal year 2013 we have been rewarded with a rich harvest. We've had growth inside our core segments and "all around the world". That's the result of the work we have undertaken together: France 62% growth DACH (Germany, Austria, Switzerland) 49% Great Britain 43% USA & Canada 33% Latin America & Spain 49% Global 39%
?Manage your work and life faster and more easily than ever with the latest BlackBerry 10 OS update.??blackberry.com From now on you can manage also your network monitoring faster and more easily if you use PRTG Network Monitor and own a BlackBerry device. PRTG for BlackBerry is the newest app to access PRTG from wherever you are. Get the power of PRTG's web interface on your BlackBerry!
Do you remember Doc Brown, Marty McFly and their stunning time machine? After having messed things up in the first "Back to the Future" movie (letting Biff get his hands on the almanac), Marty could simply go back in time to reverse the horrifying effects of his mishap. It's a real shame we don't have a flux capacitor at hand to erase the consequences of a server crash or any other fatal incident-especially when it comes to downtimes that could affect thousands or even millions of users.
After having learned about the 6 dedicated Cisco sensors PRTG Network Monitor offers to improve your data, this last part of our Cisco focused blog series is about monitoring the traffic in your network, using dedicated NetFlow sensors.
The following information only affects you if you are running PRTG Network Monitor V8 through V14 and you share your PRTG installation with other users, who access PRTG via individual user accounts.
Finally, it's here: PRTG for iOS has arrived on iTunes! We didn't spare any efforts and started from scratch to develop a completely new mobile app for your iOS devices. It replaces our former app, iPRTG. We are sure that PRTG for iOS is a milestone for your network monitoring experience: The new user interface, the comprehensible navigation, and many other improvements for the best possible ease of use; everything is there to let you check your monitoring easily while on the go. PRTG Network Monitor ensures a running IT infrastructure wherever you are!
In the first part of this blog series, we presented you the first three dedicated sensors PRTG Network Monitor provides to monitor Cisco devices: The Cisco IP SLA sensor, which allows you to monitor the QoS (Quality of Service) in your network, the SNMP Cisco ADSL sensor, which helps you monitor ADSL statistics, and the SNMP Cisco CBQoS (Class Based Quality of Service) sensor to monitor data that includes summery counts and rates by traffic class before and after the enforcement of defined QoS policies. In this second part, you'll get to know another three dedicated sensors which will improve your monitoring experience with Cisco devices:
Often it's really hard to keep track of all the data you are monitoring. How do you do it? Show us your favorite dashboards and baffle us with ideas, we wouldn't even dare dreaming of!
Another new feature for PRTG Network Monitor has arrived! Monitoring your IT infrastructure and taking care of potential issues is even more comprehensible now: The new ticket system lets you and your colleagues from the administration team keep track of all network related issues which PRTG detects. You can use it to document related resolution steps and important system information.
Paessler will - for the first time - participate as an exhibitor at Cisco's annual Asia-Pacific IT and Communications Conference held from 18 to 21 March, 2014 in Melbourne, Convention & Exhibition Centre.
As a network administrator, you know about the power and importance of Cisco devices. Whether you use Cisco routers, switches, access points, or VoIP (Voice over IP) solutions within your network-PRTG Network Monitor provides the exactly right sensor that will deliver the data you need to keep your network running smoothly.
With the start of 2014 you can look forward to two new licenses of your favorite network monitoring software. This of course is not the result of a spontaneous New Year's resolution, but a well planned step, which we hope will benefit your usage of PRTG Network Monitor not only in 2014, but also in the years to come.