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Checkmk soll den Vorgaben des IT-Grundschutzchecks SYS.1.3.A10.1 & SYS.1.3.A10.3 der BSI entsprechen
Das BSI empfiehlt für den Betrieb von Servern einige Standards. Wir hätten gerne, das Checkmk und die Appliance diese Standards erfüllt ...
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (02 May, '22) • Upvoted: 28 Mar • Comments: 1
add redfish support in the appliance
Hallo, the appliance should contain all packages to use all checks. In my case redfish isn t supported
Suggested by: Ralf Prengel (12 May, '22) • Upvoted: 22 Mar • Comments: 3
Delivering jq within the firmware of the appliance
It would be handy to have jq on the appliances to print the bigger json files.
Suggested by: Marcus Klein (05 May, '22) • Upvoted: 22 Feb • Comments: 6
Appliance: Support the configuration of network routes
Customer needs to define different routes to access certain networks or devices. Unfortunately, these routes cannot be configured in the UI and are removed after an ...
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (24 May, '22) • Upvoted: 16 Nov, '22 • Comments: 1
Add central administration option to the appliance webconf
Atm the situation does not allow central administration of appliances (virt/rack). If you happen to have a config change, you need to address every appliance ...
Suggested by: thomml (22 Aug, '22) • Upvoted: 21 Dec, '22 • Comments: 0
Add less and vim to official container images
... because less is more, and more is painful to use. Also, having a text editor simplifies working with files inside the container.
Suggested by: Thierry T. (04 Nov, '22) • Upvoted: 17 Feb • Comments: 0
Support redundant checkmk installations on slave sites
Currently only OS redundancy within the appliance is supported. IMHO products such as pacemaker and DRBD are componens of a typical datacenter. Nowadays with cloud ...
Suggested by: Marc (12 Aug, '22) • Upvoted: 01 Sep, '22 • Comments: 3
Appliance: Enable management through Rest-API or command line
In a modern and high automated environment, I want to be able to configure my appliances also in an automated way. This could be done via Rest-API or by providing ...
Suggested by: Marcel Arentz (28 Jul, '22) • Upvoted: 16 Mar • Comments: 2
Appliance: Implement real users on the appliance
With real users, it is possible to track, which user has made a particular change. At the moment, all changes appear under the same name
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (18 May, '22) • Upvoted: 28 Feb • Comments: 1
Add support for SAML authentiation to the appliances web interface and it's containing sites
The appliance is a closed system and does not support a user based log in for its web interface. Through the ongoing migration to SAML based authentications in many ...
Suggested by: Marcel Arentz (13 Jul, '22) • Upvoted: 10 Dec, '22 • Comments: 0
Appliance: Support certificate upload in appliance
Support the upload and usage of customer certificates on the appliance to have a TLS 1.2 secured email transport
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (24 May, '22) • Upvoted: 24 Oct, '22 • Comments: 0
Full IPv6 support for the appliance
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (08 May, '22) • Upvoted: 16 Aug, '22 • Comments: 0
Appliance: Check password via web UI
Currently, the appliance password can only be changed using the "orange console". Please change this and make the PW changeable via the browser UI
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (23 May, '22) • Upvoted: 31 May, '22 • Comments: 1
Autoupdate MSPs customers appliances to same Version as the MSP is running on central System
At the moment the MSPs have to update the appliances on the Customer side manually. This is kind of a nightmare and wasting a lot of time. The Appliances should do ...
Suggested by: Ralf Schwarzmaier (09 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: 15 Jul, '22 • Comments: 2
Ability to Upload Firmware Updates to the Appliance before Stopping Sites
I would like to be able to Upload the Firmware Updates to the Appliance before Stopping the sites, because we have locations with really slow Internet ...
Suggested by: Florian Krieger (20 Jul, '22) • Upvoted: 25 Jan • Comments: 0
appliance ssh management
Hallo, I ve to configure a ssh based check. https://github.com/righter83/checkmk-synology-activebackup The appliance has no option to configue ssh-keys using the ...
Suggested by: Ralf Prengel (04 Nov, '22) • Upvoted: 19 Nov, '22 • Comments: 0
Allow HA setups with more than 2 appliances
The current support for high availability works with two appliances in hot/warm setup. Please extend this concept to support up to 4 appliances and give the failover ...
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (09 Oct, '22) • Upvoted: 25 Oct, '22 • Comments: 0
Extend the logging of nullmailer in appliance
If a mail is sent to a smtp server, the logs just save the information of the destination server, the internal ID of the mail and delivery status. Usually it is also ...
Appliance: Offer access via iDRAC
I'm in the process of setting up the appliance however I can't seem to access the appliance via the iDRAC as it appears the bios is passworded, so I can't configure ...
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (21 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: 22 Jun, '22 • Comments: 1
Hyper-V support for the checkmk appliance
The virtual appliance currently has no official support for running on Microsoft Hyper-V. Windows-only customers would benefit from an officially supported ...
Suggested by: Robert Sander (20 May, '22) • Upvoted: 13 Aug, '22 • Comments: 1
(Virtual) Appliance WebGUI Agent TLS / Backery Configuration
Register Appliance Agents via WebGUI for Agent Backery and TLS Communication
Suggested by: Jan (08 Dec, '22) • Upvoted: 09 Dec, '22 • Comments: 0
cmk-passwd etc. via appliance web-interface
the new tool cmk-passwd and other security featured should be useable in the appliance web-interface. Rakf
Suggested by: Ralf Prengel (09 Nov, '22) • Upvoted: 19 Jan • Comments: 0
Allow the configuration of a default sender in the appliance
When configuring the mail client for sending mails through the appliance, it is not possible to add a default sender. This is necessary, if the mail server only ...
REST API for the checkmk Appliance
It would be awesome, if all configuration options of the checkmk Appliance and additionally checkmk updates / installs were configurable with a rest api for easier ...
Suggested by: Andre Eckstein (29 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: 11 Oct, '22 • Comments: 0
Add "Download" option for checkmk and appliance firmware in the checkmk appliance
For easier management of the virtual appliance it would be great, if current versions of checkmk and appliance firmware could be directly downloaded from the tribe29 ...
Suggested by: Andre Eckstein (29 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: 02 Jul, '22 • Comments: 0
Appliance: Extend network configuration to support LACP
Please extend the appliance UI to configure the network settings to support LACP
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (22 May, '22) • Upvoted: 11 Oct, '22 • Comments: 0
Add logging of client IP in appliance even if the appliance is behind a load balancer
To investigate problems of users, it is necessary to log information about the client IP address. This becomes a problem as the configuration of the internal web ...
Ansible support for the checkmk appliance
It would be great to have "official" Ansible scripts to manage setup and deployment of the checkmk appliance and checkmk instances
Suggested by: Andre Eckstein (29 Jun, '22) • Upvoted: 02 Sep, '22 • Comments: 0
Make "omd cleanup" available on the appliance
For customers using Ansible to automate their Checkmk deployments, it would be helpful to offer omd cleanup also on the appliance
Suggested by: Thomas Lippert (2 days ago) • Upvoted: 2 days ago • Comments: 0