GroundWork Monitor Open Source provides a complete entry-level availability monitoring solution to ensure IT infrastructure uptime while identifying issues before they become real problems. It is the first totally integrated IT infrastructure monitoring solution to deliver the basic functionality that systems administrators require in a free package. Due to its open source architecture, GroundWork Monitor Open Source provides significant flexibility and extensibility in meeting all infrastructure monitoring needs through a combination of multiple techniques such as active, passive, agent-based, agent-less monitoring that can be configured easily to business specific need. GroundWork Monitor Open Source takes the best-of-breed open source applications and wraps them into a completely integrated package for monitoring a range of platforms and device types including Linux, Unix, Windows, SNMP devices, etc. GroundWork Monitor Open Source provides you with wide coverage for servers, routers, switches, network devices and other elements necessary for the smooth operation of your IT infrastructure. A modular monitoring architecture makes this possible with configuration through simple web interfaces to provide quick time-to-value. With real-time availability status views, historic trend reporting and a sophisticated alerting engine, you can proactively be in control of your IT infrastructure domains.