Zabbix provides an effective and reliable way of monitoring a distributed IT infrastructure using Zabbix proxies.
Proxies can be used to collect data locally on behalf of a centralized Zabbix server and then report the data to the server.
When making a choice of using/not using a proxy, several considerations must be taken into account.
|Automatic DB creation1||Yes|
|Ready for embedded hardware||Yes|
|One way TCP connections||Yes|
 Automatic DB creation feature only works with SQLite. Other supported databases require a manual setup.