AutoMonitor Scanner

Details about the AutoMonitor Scanner daemons and configuration


The Opsview AutoMonitor Scanner is used for discovering devices set up on your network for more easily adding monitoring of devices into Opsview


It uses the framework provided by the Scheduler


This component is deployed alongside the Scheduler component when installing Opsview Monitor.


The user configuration options should be set in /opt/opsview/scheduler/etc/scheduler.yaml. Default values are shown in /opt/opsview/scheduler/etc/scheduler.defaults.yaml, but changes should not be made here since the file will get overwritten on package update.

The following options can be set:

  • workers: The number of devices that may be inspected concurrently in a single scan.
  • concurrent_scans: The number of scans that may be run concurrently by the scheduler.


Configuration and Service Administration

The AutoMonitor Scanner operates under the control of the Scheduler.