Collectd is a daemon which collects system performance statistics periodically and stores them in RRD files. Statistics will be displayed inside a web interface called Collectd Graph Panel (CGP).
After installation, the system will gather following statistics:
number of processes
RAM memory usage
virtual memory (swap) usage
disk space usage
disk read and write operations
For each check, the web interface will display a graph containing last collected value and also minimum, maximum and average values.
CGP is accessible on a random URL generated on first install, something like
The URL is available from the Server Manager inside the page. Click the Open button
of Collectd Charts application.
From the old Server Manager, the web interface can be accessed using the Graphs section.
The ping plugin measure the network latency. At regular intervals, it sends a ping to the configured upstream DNS. If the multi WAN module is configured, any enabled provider is also checked.
Additional hosts could be monitored (i.e. a web server) using a comma separated list of hosts inside the
config setprop collectd PingHosts www.google.com,www.nethserver.org