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Zenoss Core 3.x Network and System Monitoring by Michael Badger

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Backing up and restoring monitoring data

Most of us believe in backing up our data and Zenoss Core provides some tools to make the task a bit easier. For example, we can create an on-demand backup from the Zenoss Core web interface. Navigate to Advanced | Settings | Backups to find it.

Backing up and restoring monitoring data

Here, you can create a backup and view your available backup files. The backup files are stored in $ZENHOME/backups.

As you see in the screenshot, you can choose whether or not you want to include MySQL events or include MySQL login information in the backup. The default for both options is to include the information. If you do include the login information, your database ...

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