New Agent 2 features in Zabbix 6.0 LTS by Aigars Kadiķis / Zabbix Summit Online 2021

Zabbix Agent 2 has been developed to provide additional benefits to our users – From a larger set of supported metrics to metric collection logic improvements and simplified custom monitoring plugin development. Let’s look at what new features Zabbix Agent 2 will receive in Zabbix 6.0 LTS.

The full recording of the speech is available on the official Zabbix Youtube channel.

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Take advantage of Zabbix services online by Sergejs Sorokins / Zabbix Summit Online 2021

From Turnkeys to Upgrades and Training courses – Zabbix offers a vast selection of services to help you get the most value out of your Zabbix environment. In this blog post, we will take a look at the new and existing Zabbix online services and learn how they can benefit both Zabbix veterans and newcomers to the monitoring world.

The full recording of the speech is available on the official Zabbix Youtube channel.

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Integrating Zabbix with your existing IT solutions by Aleksandrs Larionovs / Zabbix Summit Online 2021

Zabbix 6.0 LTS comes packed with many new integrations and templates. As the total number of templates and integrations grows, we plan to make major improvements to our template repository. This will greatly improve the workflow of developing a new community template, submitting template pull requests, following the development process of a template, and much more.

The full recording of the speech is available on the official Zabbix Youtube channel.

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A guide to migrating to Zabbix 6.0 LTS by Edgars Melveris / Zabbix Summit Online 2021

Upgrading to a new software version can be an intimidating process, especially if you are upgrading your Zabbix instance for the first time. In this blog post, we will take a look at the upgrade process itself, the necessary pre-requisites, and also what changes you can expect to the existing functionality when you’ve migrated to Zabbix 6.0 LTS.

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Build Zabbix Server HA Cluster in 10 minutes by Kaspars Mednis / Zabbix Summit Online 2021

With the native Zabbix server HA cluster feature added in Zabbix 6.0 LTS, it is now possible to quickly configure and deploy a multi-node Zabbix Server HA cluster without using any external tools. Let’s take a look at how we can deploy a Zabbix server HA cluster in just 10 minutes.

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Gaining new insights with Business service monitoring by Aleksandrs Petrovs-Gavrilovs / Zabbix Summit Online 2021

Zabbix 6.0 LTS comes with a complete redesign of the service monitoring. From improved business service scalability to advanced service status calculation logic and alerting. Let’s take a look at the Business Service monitoring feature and how you can use it to ensure full transparency for your business services.

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Zabbix NOT AFFECTED by the Log4j exploit

A newly revealed vulnerability impacting Apache Log4j 2 versions 2.0 to 2.14.1 was disclosed on GitHub on 9 December 2021 and registered as CVE-2021-44228 with the highest severity rating. Log4j is an open-source, Java-based logging utility widely used by enterprise applications and cloud services. By utilizing this vulnerability, a remote attacker could take control of the affected system.

Zabbix is aware of this vulnerability, has completed verification, and can conclude that the only product where we use Java is Zabbix Java Gateway, which does not utilize the log4j library, thereby is not impacted by this vulnerability.

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