Home » Categories » Products » Nagios Fusion » Installation

Nagios Fusion - License Entitlements

Nagios Fusion License Entitlements

Every Nagios Fusion License key is valid for 3 installs, each with their own specific purpose. Each install is necessary to properly manage and maintain a fully functional monitoring implementation. The following install descriptions are listed below:

  1. Production Install - The main monitoring install for a given license key. This is the install that system administrators use on their production servers and infrastructure to monitor their environment and receive notifications when systems are not working properly.

  2. Test/Lab Environment - The second install is for use in a test environment. This ensures that when upgrades are necessary, or major configuration changes are implemented, there are not adverse effects to the main monitoring system. The test install allows teams to “preview” their changes without jeopardizing the main system.

  3. Backup Install - Each Nagios Fusion license key may be used on one separate monitoring server that is designated as a disaster recovery (DR) instance, as long as the following condition is met:

    • The DR instance is in non-operational mode (e.g. it is not actively monitoring hosts and services), except when it assumes operation when the primary monitoring server fails.


These use cases, when implemented correctly, provide organizations with an infrastructure monitoring system capable of handling any environment. If you have any questions about licensing terms for Nagios Fusion, or any additional questions regarding Nagios Solutions contact us at sales@nagios.com.

Note: Deviation from the above use cases is a violation of Nagios license terms and conditions. For more information, contact sales@nagios.com.

 

Final Thoughts

For any support related questions please visit the Nagios Support Forums at:

http://support.nagios.com/forum/

0 (0)
Article Rating (No Votes)
Rate this article
  • Icon PDFExport to PDF
  • Icon MS-WordExport to MS Word
Attachments Attachments
There are no attachments for this article.
Related Articles RSS Feed
Nagios Fusion - Manual Installation Instructions
Viewed 600 times since Tue, Jul 7, 2015
Nagios Fusion - Logging In
Viewed 393 times since Tue, Jul 18, 2017
Installation errors on customized corporate builds of CentOS or RHEL
Viewed 1671 times since Tue, Jan 26, 2016
Nagios Fusion - How To Install Nagios Fusion OVA On Windows Using VMware
Viewed 464 times since Tue, Jul 18, 2017
Nagios Fusion - How To Create A Virtual Instance In The Amazon EC2 Cloud Environment
Viewed 380 times since Tue, Aug 14, 2018
Nagios Fusion - How To Select A Nagios Fusion Download
Viewed 392 times since Tue, Jul 18, 2017
Nagios Fusion 4 - Offline Installation (Beta)
Viewed 581 times since Wed, Sep 27, 2017
Nagios Fusion - Conversion for VirtualBox
Viewed 412 times since Thu, Mar 16, 2017