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-====== 15. Distributed monitoring ====== 
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-=== Overview === 
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-Zabbix provides an effective and reliable way of monitoring a distributed IT infrastructure using Zabbix [[:​2.4/​manual/​distributed_monitoring/​proxies|proxies]]. 
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-Proxies can be used to collect data locally on behalf of a centralized Zabbix server and then report the data to the server. ​ 
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-== Proxy features == 
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-When making a choice of using/not using a proxy, several considerations must be taken into account. 
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-^ ^Proxy^ 
-|//​Lightweight//​ |**Yes** ​ | 
-|//GUI// |No  | 
-|//Works independently//​ |**Yes** ​ | 
-|//Easy maintenance//​ |**Yes** ​ | 
-|//​Automatic ​ DB creation//<​sup>​1</​sup>​ |**Yes** ​ | 
-|//Local administration//​ |No  | 
-|//Ready for embedded hardware// |**Yes** ​ | 
-|//One way TCP connections//​ |**Yes** ​ | 
-|//​Centralised configuration//​ |**Yes** ​ | 
-|//​Generates notifications//​ |No  | 
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-<​note>​[1] Automatic DB creation feature only works with SQLite. Other databases require a [[:​2.4/​manual/​installation/​install#​requirements|manual setup]].</​note>​