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Networking Blog

Random finds that could be useful to others in the networking field.  We’ve all got tricks and tips, here’s mine.

Monitoring Temperature on HP 3800 Series Switches

I’ve been working with HP 3800 Series switches (J9574A specifically) for some time now and recently we’ve migrated from monitoring them with HPE IMC to PRTG by Paessler.  The one thing that I’ve never been able to monitor, even after a few scares with HVAC units going out, was the switch temperature.  We had some basic monitoring on our …