Zabbix Documentation 4.0

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manual:definitions [2018/07/18 09:57]
martins-v adding more definitions - prototypes, discovery, etc.
manual:definitions [2019/05/16 13:24] (current)
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 - //a single occurrence of something that deserves attention such as a trigger changing state or a discovery/​agent auto-registration taking place.// - //a single occurrence of something that deserves attention such as a trigger changing state or a discovery/​agent auto-registration taking place.//
  
-//​**[[:​manual/​config/​triggers/​event_tags|event tag]]**//+//​**[[:​manual/​config/​event_correlation/​trigger/​event_tags|event tag]]**//
  
 - //a pre-defined marker for the event.// It may be used in event correlation,​ permission granulation,​ etc. - //a pre-defined marker for the event.// It may be used in event correlation,​ permission granulation,​ etc.
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 - //one or several HTTP requests to check the availability of a web site.// - //one or several HTTP requests to check the availability of a web site.//
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-//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​network_discovery|network discovery]]**//​ 
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-- //automated discovery of network devices//. 
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-//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​low_level_discovery|low-level discovery]]**//​ 
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-- //automated discovery of low-level entities on a particular device// (e.g. file systems, network interfaces, etc). 
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-//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​low_level_discovery#​discovery_rule|low-level discovery rule]]**// 
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-- //set of definitions for automated discovery of low-level entities// on a device. 
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-//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​low_level_discovery#​item_prototypes|item prototype]]**//​ 
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-- //a metric with certain parameters as variables, ready for low-level discovery//​. After low-level discovery the variables are automatically substituted with the real discovered parameters and the metric automatically starts gathering data. 
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-//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​low_level_discovery#​trigger_prototypes|trigger prototype]]**//​ 
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-- //a trigger with certain parameters as variables, ready for low-level discovery//​. After low-level discovery the variables are automatically substituted with the real discovered parameters and the trigger automatically starts evaluating data. 
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-//​Prototypes//​ of some other Zabbix entities are also in use in low-level discovery - trigger prototypes, graph prototypes, host prototypes, host group prototypes, application prototypes. 
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-//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​auto_registration|agent auto-registration]]**//​ 
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-- //automated process whereby a Zabbix agent itself can be registered//​ as a host and started to monitor. 
  
 //​**[[manual:​introduction:​overview#​architecture|frontend]]**//​ //​**[[manual:​introduction:​overview#​architecture|frontend]]**//​
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 - //support of encrypted communications between Zabbix components (server, proxy, agent, zabbix_sender and zabbix_get utilities)//​ using Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol. - //support of encrypted communications between Zabbix components (server, proxy, agent, zabbix_sender and zabbix_get utilities)//​ using Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol.
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 +//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​network_discovery|network discovery]]**//​
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 +- //automated discovery of network devices//.
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 +//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​low_level_discovery|low-level discovery]]**//​
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 +- //automated discovery of low-level entities on a particular device// (e.g. file systems, network interfaces, etc).
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 +//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​low_level_discovery#​discovery_rule|low-level discovery rule]]**//
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 +- //set of definitions for automated discovery of low-level entities// on a device.
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 +//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​low_level_discovery#​item_prototypes|item prototype]]**//​
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 +- //a metric with certain parameters as variables, ready for low-level discovery//​. After low-level discovery the variables are automatically substituted with the real discovered parameters and the metric automatically starts gathering data.
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 +//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​low_level_discovery#​trigger_prototypes|trigger prototype]]**//​
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 +- //a trigger with certain parameters as variables, ready for low-level discovery//​. After low-level discovery the variables are automatically substituted with the real discovered parameters and the trigger automatically starts evaluating data.
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 +//​Prototypes//​ of some other Zabbix entities are also in use in low-level discovery - graph prototypes, host prototypes, host group prototypes, application prototypes.
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 +//​**[[:​manual/​discovery/​auto_registration|agent auto-registration]]**//​
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 +- //automated process whereby a Zabbix agent itself is registered//​ as a host and started to monitor.