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It would be nice if Pulseway can monitor SNMP agents without setting up all OID's

So that if you discover a device like a Synology NAS or HP ILO or Whatever it automatically starts pulling data form it.

Like Observium does. So you can also get graphs / system info form it etc.

This would be awesome!

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This is the biggest reason keeping us from using Pulseway more w/ built in features - manually managing OIDs for a network full of gear is simply not something we are going to do when so many other products ping and poll the data and allow you to select what you want to see without added configuration. 


That said, we love pulse way and use it heavily. We just wish we could get rid of our current network monitor for this. 

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@PulsewayTeam any news on this? We we can get some graphs out of pulseway and detailed info like uptime or graphs for network speeds for Routers / Devices etc.

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Hi there,

I'm afraid that there is no progress on this yet. We're going to be introducing Agent Policies to centralize the configuration of Pulseway agents, this will greatly ease the process of pushing new configuration to agents and we will definitely be introducing templates for various use cases and SNMP might come up with templates at start then we will extend it to guess the device and automatically pick a template.

-Paul

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++1 also for this feature.

We have used Zabbix, Cacti and other programs to help is create management reports for ongoing issues. Having a graph and data in tables really helps Exec with decision making. It also helps show your suggestions worked for a solution.

Gary

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