Monitor a MySQL or MariaDB database

Go to the Configuration > Plugin Packs menu and install MySQL/MariaDB Plugin Pack:


Go to the Configuration > Hosts > Hosts menu and click on Add:


Fill in the following information:

  • The name of the server

  • A description of the server

  • The IP address

Click on + Add a new entry button in Templates field, then select the App-DB-MySQL-custom template in the list.

A list of macros corresponding to the model will then appear:


Fill in the value of following macros:

  • MYSQLUSERNAME: the username to connect to the database.

  • MYSQLPASSWORD: the password of the user.

  • MYSQLPORT: the TCP port to connect to the database, by default 3306.

Click on Save.

Your equipment has been added to the monitoring configuration:


Go to Configuration > Services > Services by host menu. A set of indicators has been automatically deployed:


It is now time to deploy the supervision through the dedicated menu.

Then go to the Monitoring > Status Details > Services menu and select All value for the Service Status filter. After a few minutes, the first results of the monitoring appear:


To go further

The MySQL/MariaDB Plugin Pack provides several monitoring templates. When creating a service, it is possible to search the available models in the selection list:


It is also possible to access the Configuration > Services > Templates menu to know the complete list: