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Zabbix Cookbook by Patrik Uytterhoeven

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Frontend installation and configuration

In this recipe, we will finalize our setup with the installation and configuration of the Zabbix web interface. Our Zabbix configuration is different from other monitoring tools such as Nagios in the way that the complete configuration is stored in a database. This means, that we need a web interface to be able to configure and work with the Zabbix server. It is not possible to work without the web interface and just make use of some text files to do the configuration. It is however possible to work with the API, but that is something we will see later in Chapter 10.

Getting ready

To be successful with this installation, you need to have installed the Zabbix server, as explained previously. It's not necessary ...

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