Zabbix is an open source and enterprise-class network monitoring tool that can be used to monitor performance and availability of the server, network devices and other network components. Zabbix uses MySQL, PostgreSQL and Oracle to store its data. Zabbix also provides a user friendly web interface to monitor and track data and settings. Zabbix uses a Zabbix agent to collect the data and send it to the Zabbix server.
In this tutorial, we will go through the installation of Zabbix on Ubuntu 16.04 server.
- A fresh Alibaba Cloud ECS instance for Zabbix server with Ubuntu 16.04 installed.
- A fresh Alibaba Cloud ECS instance for Zabbix client with Ubuntu 16.04 installed.
- Non-root user with sudo privileges is configured on both instance.
Install LAMP Server
Before starting, Zabbix requires Apache, MySQL and PHP installed on your system. First, install Apache, PHP7 and other required PHP modules by running the following command:
sudo apt-get update -y
sudo apt-get install apache2 libapache2-mod-php7.0 php7.0 php7.0-xml php7.0-bcmath php7.0-mbstring -y
Once all the components are installed, you will need to install MariaDB. By default, the latest version of the MariaDB is available in Ubuntu 16.04 repository. So you can easily install it by just running the following command.
sudo apt-get install mariadb-server -y
Next, start MariaDB server and enable it to start on boot time:
sudo systemctl start mysql
sudo systemctl enable mysql
After you have installed the lamp server successfully, you can go to How to Install and Configure Zabbix on Ubuntu-16.04 for further information on the installation and configuration of Zabbix.
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