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This chapter describes the prerequisites installation needed by plugins to run.

Centreon Plugin​

Install this plugin on each needed poller:

yum install centreon-plugin-Applications-Databases-Influxdb

Centreon Configuration​

Create a host using the appropriate template​

Go to Configuration > Hosts and click Add. Then, fill the form as shown by the following table:

Host nameName of the host
AliasHost description
IPHost IP Address
Monitored fromMonitoring Poller to use
Host Multiple TemplatesApp-DB-Influxdb-custom

Click on the Save button.

Host Macro Configuration​

The following macros must be configured on host:

MacroDescriptionDefault valueExample
INFLUXDBPORTThe InfluxDB instance port92001234
INFLUXDBPROTOThe InfluxDB instance protocolhttphttps
INFLUXDBUSERNAMEThe InfluxDB instance usernamecentreon
INFLUXDBPASSWORDThe InfluxDB instance passwordcentreon