In the Administration → Proxies section proxies for distributed monitoring can be configured in the Zabbix frontend.
A listing of existing proxies with their details is displayed.
|Name||Name of the proxy. Clicking on the proxy name opens the proxy configuration form.|
|Mode||Proxy mode is displayed - Active or Passive.|
|Encryption||Encryption status for connections from the proxy is displayed:
None - no encryption
PSK - using pre-shared key
Cert - using certificate
|Last seen (age)||The time when the proxy was last seen by the server is displayed.|
|Host count||The number of hosts monitored by the proxy is displayed.|
|Item count||The number of items monitored by the proxy is displayed.|
|Required performance (vps)||Required proxy performance is displayed (the number of values that need to be collected per second).|
|Hosts||All hosts monitored by the proxy are listed. Clicking on the host name opens the host configuration form.|
To configure a new proxy, click on the Create proxy button in the top right-hand corner.
Buttons below the list offer some mass-editing options:
To use these options, mark the checkboxes before the respective proxies, then click on the required button.