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StackState Self-hosted v5.1.x

What is the Zabbix StackPack?

The Zabbix StackPack is used to create a near real time synchronization with your Zabbix instance.

Prerequisites

The following prerequisites need to be met:
  • StackState Agent V2 must be installed on a single machine which can connect to Zabbix and StackState.
  • A Zabbix instance must be running.
NOTE: Zabbix versions 3, 4 and 5 are supported.

Enable Zabbix integration

To enable the Zabbix check and begin collecting data from your Zabbix instance:
  1. 1.
    Edit the Agent integration configuration file /etc/stackstate-agent/conf.d/zabbix.d/conf.yaml to include details of your Zabbix instance:
    • url
    • username
    • password - use secrets management to store passwords outside of the configuration file.
      # Section used for global Zabbix check config
      init_config:
      instances:
      # mandatory
      - url: <url> # http://10.0.0.1/zabbix/api_jsonrpc.php
      # Read-only credentials to connect to zabbix
      # mandatory
      username: <username> # Admin
      password: <password> # zabbix
  2. 2.
    Restart StackState Agent V2 to publish the configuration changes.
  3. 3.
    Once the Agent is restarted, wait for the Agent to collect the data and send it to StackState.

Release notes

Zabbix StackPack v3.2.0 (2021-09-22)
  • Feature: Support StackState Common tags
Zabbix StackPack v3.1.1 (2021-04-12)
  • Improvement: Common bumped from 2.5.0 to 2.5.1