Zabbix proxy performance tuning and troubleshooting

Most Zabbix users use proxies, and those running medium to large instances might have encountered some performance issues. From this post and the video, you will learn more about the most common troubleshooting steps to resolve any proxy issues and to detect them as sometimes you might be unaware of an ongoing issue, as well as basic performance tuning to prevent such issues in the future.

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Low-Level Discovery with Dependent items

The low-level discovery was introduced in Zabbix 2.0 and still belongs to one of the all-time favorites. Before LLD was available, adding items was all manual work. For example adding new disks, new interfaces, network ports on switches and everything else was all manual labor. And then LLD came around and suddenly we were able to ‘discover’ entities, and based on those discovered entities we can add new items, triggers, and such automatically.

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Partitioning a Zabbix MySQL(8) database with Perl or Stored Procedures

In this blog post, you will learn how to set up MySQL partitioning using existing community resources. If you wish to learn more about Zabbix MySQL database partitioning, check out this blog post for an extensive guide below.

This guide is meant to work for all most prominent MySQL features including MySQL 8, MariaDB or other MySQL forks. So whichever version or type you are running, this guide should be able to get you up and running.

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