Check_MK, standalone or as part of OMD (The Open Monitoring Distribution), has built-in support for monitoring AeroHive wireless infrastructure through a Hive Manager. It uses the on-premise Hive Manager in order to collect information from devices registered to the Hive Manager.
Note for HMOL users
Because the agent uses the Hive Manager API, HMOL environments are not supported, as they do not allow the HM API to be enabled.
By default, HM API is turned off. Log on to the Hive Manager using an admin account. Go to:
Home → Administration → HiveManager Settings
Scroll down to API Authorization Settings, then click Settings.
Check Enable API Access, and type in a username, and t ...
Installing the Open Monitor Distribution (OMD) is actually pretty straight forward on Debian. Consol Labs provides a OMD repository from which the latest version of OMD can be installed, providing both a stable and testing branch.
First and foremost, you need to have a Debian/Ubuntu system running, and it needs to be connected to the internet.
In order to add the repository, you need to import the GPG security key in order to trust the repository: