Monitoring Cisco 1900 ISR with MetricFire

Monitoring Cisco 1900 ISR with MetricFire for Better Visibility

To integrate Cisco 1900 ISR and MetricFire, please reach out to MetricFire. Book a demo with the MetricFire team to discuss integrating Cisco 1900 ISR and MetricFire, and see how that benefits your monitoring system.

What is MetricFire?

MetricFire is a full-scale platform that provides infrastructure, system, and application monitoring using a suite of open-source monitoring tools. We enable you to use Hosted Graphite and aesthetic custom dashboards to visualize your metrics so you can understand what is happening.



MetricFire offers users a complete ecosystem of end-to-end infrastructure monitoring, comprised of popular open-source monitoring software services: Graphite and popular dashboards. Plugins for many other open-source projects are preconfigured, such as StatsD, collectd, and Kubernetes. You get all these within a hosted environment as a single product. Not only does MetricFire fit well into the infrastructure monitoring use-case, such as network monitoring and server monitoring, but we also do application monitoring and business intelligence.


Through this hosted environment, MetricFire boosts the unique features of open-source projects to give you more functionality than the original products. Below are some of the MetricFire features at a glance: 

  • Cloud Monitoring

  • Hosted Graphite

  • Dashboards

The key thing to remember is that Hosted Graphite by MetricFire is more than just Graphite. Our Hosted Graphite product actually adds data dimensionality and better data storage.


The benefits of MetricFire are:

  • Simple, low-cost pricing
    A structured pricing model based on unique time series metrics allows you to work within your budget. The predictability and transparent pricing allow you to keep your costs in check and plan for the future. 1 metric is 1 metric.

  • Easy-to-use dashboards
    Easily share your dashboards with clients for free.

  • Responsive alerting
    Alert notification integrations PagerDuty, Slack, email, and webhooks.

  • Freedom of customization
    Custom metrics through your code.

  • Fantastic customer support
    Highly available support is provided by engineers for engineers to get you set up quickly.

  • Enterprise-ready
    Dedicated clusters for users that need their own environment. 

What is Cisco 1900 ISR?

The Cisco 1900 ISR is a popular router with robust security, routing, and switching capabilities. It is commonly used in small to medium-sized businesses and branch offices to ensure reliable network connectivity. By integrating MetricFire with the Cisco 1900 ISR, organizations can gain valuable insights into the router's performance, traffic patterns, and potential issues.


One of the features MetricFire offers is its ability to collect and process data from various sources. With the Cisco 1900 ISR integration, MetricFire can gather data from the router's SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) interface. SNMP is a widely adopted network management protocol that enables devices to send monitoring information to a central management system.


MetricFire leverages SNMP to collect critical metrics from the Cisco 1900 ISR, such as interface status, traffic utilization, CPU and memory usage, and link statuses. By regularly polling the router for this information, MetricFire provides real-time monitoring and enables proactive troubleshooting to ensure optimal network performance.


Once the data is collected, MetricFire applies powerful analytics and visualization techniques to transform the raw metrics into actionable insights. The platform offers customizable dashboards, charts, and graphs, allowing network administrators to monitor the Cisco 1900 ISR's performance at a glance. They can easily track bandwidth utilization, identify potential bottlenecks, and analyze historical trends to make informed decisions about capacity planning and network optimization.


MetricFire also provides alerting capabilities, allowing administrators to set customized thresholds for specific metrics. When a limit is breached, MetricFire can send notifications via email, SMS, or other channels, ensuring that network issues are promptly addressed. With proactive alerting, organizations can minimize downtime and mitigate the impact of network disruptions.


In addition to real-time monitoring and alerting, MetricFire offers advanced analytics features. Network administrators can leverage MetricFire's capabilities to perform in-depth analysis of network traffic patterns, identify anomalies, and detect potential security threats. By combining data from the Cisco 1900 ISR with other network and system metrics, organizations can gain a holistic view of their IT infrastructure's performance and make data-driven decisions to optimize their network operations.


MetricFire supports long-term data retention and provides comprehensive historical data storage. This enables organizations to perform retrospective analysis, track performance trends over time, and generate reports for compliance purposes or capacity planning.


MetricFire's integration with the Cisco 1900 ISR enhances network monitoring and management capabilities. By leveraging SNMP and its comprehensive analytics and visualization tools, MetricFire allows organizations to gain deep insights into the performance and health of their Cisco 1900 ISR routers. With real-time monitoring, proactive alerting, and advanced analytics, MetricFire empowers network administrators to optimize network performance, ensure reliability, and deliver a seamless user experience.

How to Integrate Cisco 1900 ISR and MetricFire to Improve Your Monitoring System

To integrate Cisco 1900 ISR and MetricFire with your monitoring system, sign up for a free trial with MetricFire. Talk with the MetricFire team about how to integrate Cisco 1900 ISR and MetricFire, and get Cisco 1900 ISR interacting with your MetricFire dashboards in minutes.

The author for this testimonial, Jim Davies, Head of DevOps, MoneySuperMarket.com.
“As MetricFire scales effortlessly, we can push and store more metrics than we really need today but might need tomorrow. This increases our depth of understanding of the systems that we run and heads off any future problems.”
Jim Davies, Head of DevOps, MoneySuperMarket.com.

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