Hyperic SIGAR is the underrated cross-platform library utilized by Hyperic HQ to gather system-level metrics. SIGAR is a great toolkit for any project that looks to implement some sort of system-level stats gathering.
New in this release:
* PTQL impl ported from Java to C
* Added api for TCP-MIB metrics
* Added api for NFS client+server metrics
* Started bindings for Ruby, Python and PHP
The latest release of SIGAR 1.4 is out! This fixes a couple of bugs, one of which affected User Mode Linux users wishing to get CPU info.
SIGAR discussion forum: http://forums.hyperic.com/jiveforums/forum.jspa?forumID=2
SIGAR is a cross-platform API for system-level metrics. SIGAR allows Hyperic HQ, Hyperic's flagship software, to grab system metrics from a variety of platforms. SIGAR is written in Java and C.
A new release of Hyperic SIGAR is available now - SIGAR 1.3. In this release, new support has been added for VMware.
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