Updates to memcached, nginx monitoring

BY Doug Breaker

March 20, 2009

Colin Surprenant did some quality GitHub forking today, enhancing the monitoring for memcached and nginx.

The memcached stats plugin reports the following data:

...and alerts you if the plugin can’t connect to memcached.

The ngix status plugin reports the following data:

Thanks to Mike Mangino and Luc Castera for their original work on the memcached and ngix plugins, respectively.

Scout Install Urls:

And just how did Colin, Mike, and Luc magically add this functionality to Scout? It’s easy – see our guide.