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Monarch

  GROUNDWORK MONITOR ARCHITECT (MONARCH) Administrator Guide 2.0 Copyright 2006 GroundWork Open Source, Inc. (“GroundWork”).All rights reserved. Use is subject to GroundWork commercial license. This section covers the overall configuration process for GroundWork Monitor Open Source. GroundWork bases this software on Nagios®, an open source network-management application, and enables you to more easily and rapidly…

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pgtop – postgresql monitor like mytop

Any administrator who is responsible for one or more MySQL servers has probably run across the indispensable [mytop][], but a similar tool for PostgreSQL is less well known. However, Cosimo Streppone has ported and converted [mytop][] to [pgtop][], a Perl package to provide the same functionality – monitoring of threads, performance, reads and writes per…