Linux Installation Instructions
Monitiq Agent versions 1.5.x
Upgrading 1.4 to 1.5: See Monitiq Agent 1.5.0 in Release Notes
Using the yum installer on Redhat/Centos systems
(Recommended for systems with network connectivity to Centiq systems)
- install Monitiq-release rpm:
(This also automatically installs our GPG key to the system to ensure the validity of the RPM package)
- Check for availability of Monitiq agent:
(there should be only 1 hit).
- Install Monitiq Agent:
Manual rpm based install
If http access is available to the server, you can download and install it via:
Optional : Check GPG key
First download our public GPG key and import it
Alternatively download the GPG key to your desktop and upload it,
Check the package has been signed with our valid GPG key
You should see output similar to
If you see output similar to
You have not installed the GPG key on your system.
Install monitiq-agent RPM
Install the package using
alternatively download to local directory first e.g. /tmp.:
This command prompts for the following configuration information:
- Enter the server (agent000.monitiq.com).
- Enter your scope key.
- Enter “y” to select https communications.
- Select “n” for direct communication or “y” to use an http proxy
- Enter the proxy information as required.
The setup will then test the connection details and confirm the installation is complete. Additional options for MySQL monitoring and process based monitoring follow.
This will create a Jobs.ini and Jobs.xml file within
– The Jobs.ini file can be copied to other servers for scripted installs.
When configuration is complete the Monitiq host agent software can be started.
Now start the agent
And enable the agent for server restarts
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