Centreon Broker output configuration

Installing or updating/upgrading Centreon BAM automatically creates the various Centreon Broker configurations required.

Note

  • This documentation does not describe the standard configuration of Centreon Broker.
  • Configuration names (outputs) are not strictly identical. Besides the configuration name, you should check the associated type.

The configuration consists of two outputs:

  • centreon-bam-monitoring (BAM - Monitoring engine (BAM)-type): Inserts all Business Activities status changes into the database.
  • centreon-bam-reporting (BAM - BI engine (BAM)-type): Inserts availibility data into databases.

Real-time Centreon Broker output

Note

This output will be added to Centreon Broker central server instance.

Go to the following page Configuration > Centreon > Centreon-Broker > Configuration, under the Output tab.

Check that the following configuration is correctly set:

../_images/conf_central_bam_monitoring.png

The following table describes the fields:

Fields Values
Name centreon-bam-monitoring
Filter category  
Storage DB name centreon_storage
Replication enabled No
Command file path /var/lib/centreon-engine/rw/centengine.cmd
DB host localhost (or your monitoring database address)
DB name centreon
DB password in file conf.pm
DB port 3306
DB type MySQL
DB user centreon
Failover name  
Maximum queries per transaction 0
Transaction commit timeout  
Retry interval  

Configuring the Reporting Output

Note

This output will be added to the Centreon Broker central server instance.

Go to the following page Configuration > Centreon > Centreon-Broker > Configuration, under the Output tab.

Check that the following configuration is correctly set:

../_images/conf_central_bam_reporting.png

The following table describes the fields:

Champs Valeurs
Name centreon-bam-reporting
Filter category BAM
Replication enabled No
DB host localhost (or your monitoring database address)
DB name centreon_storage
DB password in file conf.pm
DB port 3306
DB type MySQL
DB user centreon
Failover name  
Maximum queries per transaction 0
Transaction commit timeout  
Retry interval