Custom NRPE Plugins to be used with Shinken/Nagios
What is NRPE?
NRPE (Nagios Remote Plugin Executor): NRPE allows you to remotely execute Nagios plugins on other Linux/Unix machines. At basic level, it is used for monitoring disk usage, CPU load, etc. For details: http://exchange.nagios.org/directory/Addons/Monitoring-Agents/NRPE--2D-Nagios-Remote-Plugin-Executor/details
It is the industry standard in IT infrastructure monitoring. http://www.nagios.org/