Monitoring Smart City dengan PRTG

Why Are We Making Cities Smart? Everything seems smart these days: smart phones, smart homes, smart watches and smart cities. It seems humans are devising more and more “Things” to think for us. Does that mean humans will become more stupid? Whatever your stance on this, the technological advancement behind it is recognizably impressive.
What Makes A City Smart? According to Wikipedia, a city is smart if it integrates information and communication technology (ICT), and Internet of Things (IoT), in a secure fashion to manage its assets. The interconnectivity of these assets allows the city to monitor what’s going on in the city, how it’s evolving and how to enable a better quality of life. Examples of things monitored in smart cities are: Waste Management – monitoring the fullness of public waste bins around the city, so they are only emptied when full (saving costs and reducing congestion).Parking Sensors – these show you availability of parking spots in a city. There are apps that tap …

Five 'E' for your career

The 5  "E" words that you  need for your career

A young manager in his early 30s asked me what it takes to be successful in our career?
I am in HR roles for more than 20'years (including roles with Global and Asia Pacific coverage in different companies) and I observe certain characteristics from successfull executives in different countries.
This is what I observe from them...
They show up every moning full of energy and spread the positive aura to others.
•Emotional Ifntellitence
They manage and control their emotion very well in their role as team player, leader and influencer.
They always upgrade their knowledge and competences. They read and learn from others, everyday!
They deliver what they promised, beyond the slides that theh presented. The key words are excellence in execution
0.Empowering others
In their role as leader, they are not busy anymore doing his work. They empower others. Now they are busy coaching and developing others.
Warm Regards,

PRTG Export dengan UVExplorer

PRTG Export If you monitor your network with PRTG Network Monitor, UVexplorer makes a great companion product to PRTG. UVexplorer can export devices and network maps to PRTG, and also automatically configure PRTG device sensors. This allows you to discover devices in UVexplorer, export them to PRTG, and monitor them in PRTG. This gives you the best of both worlds: UVexplorer's detailed and fast network discovery capabilities, combined with PRTG's advanced network monitoring capabilities. UVexplorer integrates directly with PRTG to provide the following powerful features: Enhanced Discovery of Network Devices and Connectivity - UVexplorer's discovery is fast, detailed, and accurate. Run network discoveries within UVexplorer, and export discovered devices to PRTG for monitoring. Automatic Device Sensor Configuration - When UVexplorer exports devices to PRTG, it automatically configures sensors on those devices in PRTG. Rather than creating all possible sensors, UVexplorer cre…

PRTG Monitors dengan UVExplorer

PRTG Monitors If you monitor your network with PRTG Network Monitor, UVexplorer makes a great companion product to PRTG. In addition to exporting devices, sensors, and maps to PRTG, UVexplorer can also query device status (Up, Down, etc.) from PRTG so that device status can be viewed within UVexplorer's maps and reports. This allows PRTG's powerful monitoring platform to enhance UVexplorer's network discovery and mapping capabilities. At any point in time, PRTG can tell you what the overall status of a device is (Up, Warning, Down, Paused, etc.). If you want to display device status within UVexplorer, you can create one or more PRTG monitors that query device status from PRTG on a regular schedule (e.g., every 5 minutes). For example, suppose you want to display the state of your core networking devices in UVexplorer (routers, switches, firewalls, etc.). To do this, go to UVexplorer's Monitors tab, and create a PRTG Monitor on your core networking devices. Give it a s…

Monitoring a KEMP LoadMaster Using PRTG

Monitoring a KEMP LoadMaster Using PRTG: A Detailed How To Guide There are a lot of solutions to choose from that does load management and security for services, in this article we will be looking at Kemp Loadmaster. KEMP Technologies offers “KEMP Loadmaster”, which, as the name implies, balances application loads between web servers. Their product offering includes both virtual and hardware appliances. The virtual offering supports most hypervisors and cloud deployment, and they have hardware appliances of varying sizes to support larger loads.
iVirtualization is the process of creating a virtual version of something like computer hardware. It involves using specialized software to create a virtual or software-created version of a computing resource rather than the actual version of the same resource. Read more ...
One of the great things about the KEMP, like PRTG, is that there's a free version available for download. You can download a virtual appliance and run it in your virtual…

Monitoring Ubiquiti UniFi WiFi with PRTG

Monitoring Ubiquiti UniFi WiFi with PRTG: Total Insight into UniFi Environments Ubiquiti Networks offers a range of wireless hardware and software for enterprise WiFi and operator WiMAX wireless data communication. In this article, we’ll explain how to monitor Ubiquiti’s UniFi WiFi systems using PRTG. One way to monitor each of your UniFi access points is with PRTG’s standard SNMP sensors together with Ubiquiti’s private MIB files. This lets you monitor each access point in depth, giving you insight into any data available in the MIB file. iSNMP stands for Simple Network Monitoring Protocol. Its usefulness in network administration comes from the fact that it allows information to be collected about network-connected devices in a standardized way across a large variety of hardware and software types. SNMP is a protocol for management information transfer in networks, for use in LANs especially, depending on the chosen version. Read more ...
However, monitoring single access points via SN…

Solusi Akses Aplikasi dan Data dengan Awingu

Salah satu tantangan yang saya temui belakangan ini adalah banyaknya permintaan dari customer untuk tetap bisa mengakses aplikasi serta data files mereka secara nyaman dengan berbagai perangkat yang user miliki, tanpa batasan tempat. Ya, isu mobilitas telah menjadi faktor utama, terutama bagi yang tinggal dan beraktifitas di Jakarta dan sekitarnya. Kehidupan metropolis yang sibuk, jam kerja kantor yang lebih panjang, serta kemacetan yang terus terjadi membuat banyak perusahaan mencari solusi untuk bisa memaksimalkan potensi dan kinerja karyawannya dari mana saja. Tetapi beragam solusi yang ada sekarang terkait dengan Bring Your Own Device semua miliki kendala , pertama, umumnya perangkat dimiliki oleh karyawan, sehingga tidak mau dan mudah dipasang dan dikontrol oleh aplikasi Mobile Device Management yang ada. Dan perangkat yang mereka miliki sangat beragam type dan merek, sehingga solusi MDM dan BYOD yang ada menjadi sangat kompleks dan mahal. Kedua, perusahaan tetap kuatir apabila…