• Complete list of metrics available in NPM?

    Good afternoon,   I'm working with a client to develop useful operational metrics. To that end, I'm looking for a comprehensive list of metrics that are available in NPM. Where could I find such a list? If no su...
    last modified by peterag
  • Why won't my Syslog Message Pattern Display Filter Work?

    I have made the following entry in the Syslog Message Pattern field in Syslog Viewer on the NPM Syslog page. NOT (*Unexpected*).  All messages disappear, not just the ones with "Unexpected" inside their text.&nb...
    last modified by bwhiting@volusia.org
  • Filter Active alerts resource in Noc View

    Hi,     I am creating a NOC view that cycles through our various locations so we can see issues in any one location on one tab at a time.     The issue I am having is I need to filter the active ...
    last modified by daxuk
  • How is the speed of your web interface?

    Hey, just wondering how the speed of everyones' web interface is on their products? Let me know down below! If you have any tips to make my SW web interface perform better, also let me know please!
    last modified by kevincrouch4
  • Migrate NPM to new host - not the Database

    We recently purchased NTA and when I set about installing it I realized that the previous owner of my job installed NPM on a 32bit server. The Database is fine where it is, so I only need to migrate the host. I found ...
    last modified by dragonfish
  • Does the Network pluggins (NPM) allow me to monitor servers through the WMI or do I need the Application Plugins?

    What type of information does the Network pluggings provide about the servers?  I am askins because I only have the Network and Netflow and I would like to know if I can add the servers to  my Network Pluggi...
    last modified by cvazquez
  • [VIDEO] 5 Best Practices: Network Configuration Management

    This video will cover industry best practice recommendations for Network Configuration and Change Management (NCCM), review key considerations in designing and implementing a solution and provide an overview of SolarW...
    last modified by thwackvideoadmin
  • [VIDEO] Why Do You Need SAM with NPM?

    SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM) coupled with Server & Application Manager (SAM) combine to be one of the most useful and integrated solutions SolarWinds offers.
    last modified by legoland
  • Custom Poller Flexibility in Reports

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    5 votes
    I think this has been a request for a long time, but I wanted to breathe life into it again.   If you have multiple UnDP's assigned to a node, the only way to display those custom pollers in a view is to use the...
    last modified by nickzourdos
  • [VIDEO] Best Practices in Infrastructure Monitoring: Creating a Business Service

    SAM brings BSM into the real world. With SAM, you can roll up servers, services, applications, and even synthetic transactions and network devices into dynamic service groups representing a single service (ie “E...
    last modified by legoland
  • [VIDEO] Application Monitoring: Amazing Colors and Charts for Your App, Database and WebOps Admins

    Your application teams will be impressed to see how easy it is to monitor their applications, Windows log files, TCP ports, databases and so on. Watch this video to learn how Eric Hansen extended network monitoring to...
    last modified by thwackvideoadmin
  • [VIDEO] SolarWinds Lab #13: Something for the SQL Geeks: How-to use DPA to Virtualize SQL Servers

    Head Geeks Patrick Hubbard and Lawrence Garvin are joined by @SQLrockstar and newest Head Geek Thomas LaRock, who answers questions about how to use Database Performance Analyzer (DPA) to prepare even stubborn databas...
    last modified by legoland
  • Whose Fault Is It Anyway?

    Hi there! I’m michael stump, a technology consultant with a keen focus on virtualization and a strong background in systems and application monitoring. I hope to spark some discussion this month on these topics ...
    michael stump
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  • 3 Tips to Quickly Address the Notorious Heartbleed Bug

    The Heartbleed bug is a vulnerability that’s compromising Internet applications like Web, email, and instant message communication. However, recent revelations indicate that there’s more to this threat. Un...
    Narendran Vaideeswaran
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  • Ringing in our 2014 Ambassadors... with jams

    Hi everyone,   The new year is right around the corner here and we thought, well, a solid year of iPods Nanos was enough... at least for now. So, we're changing it up a bit for 2014.   The rules are the sa...
    last modified by MTorok
  • Rise of the Hybrid Engineer

    Last week, we had a great conversation on finger-pointing, and some of you shared real-world advice on how to avoid it. Most of the comments described a work environment that was still tied to the stove-piped organiza...
    michael stump
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  • Network Management stops finger pointing..

    Network management is good, but there are some benefits that are not so apparent at first. It gives you the proof you need when that person calls the help desk and says “the network is slow..” at this poin...
    craig schnarrs
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  • [VIDEO] SolarWinds Security Software - Log & Event Manager

    SolarWinds Log & Event Manager (LEM) delivers powerful Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) capabilities in a highly affordable, easy-to-deploy virtual appliance. It combines real-time log analysis, ev...
    last modified by legoland
  • IP request form

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    87 votes
    It would be nice to have a link that I can give to my users/customers that would give them the possibility the fill a form to request an IP address. They would have the possibility to fill several fields like machine ...
    last modified by Dentifrice
  • LLDP inventory collection

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    63 votes
    Collect LLDP inventory information.   there are three things I'm interested in being collected for inventory purposes:   a) LLDP neighbors node, interface, remote-chassis-id, remote port, remote SystemNam...
    last modified by RichardLetts