Monitoring Cisco 2900 ISR with MetricFire

Monitoring Cisco 2900 ISR with MetricFire for Better Visibility

To integrate Cisco 2900 ISR and MetricFire, please reach out to MetricFire. Book a demo with the MetricFire team to discuss integrating Cisco 2900 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 2900 ISR?

MetricFire is a powerful monitoring and observability platform that offers comprehensive solutions for tracking and analyzing metrics, logs, and traces. While it provides excellent support for monitoring a wide range of systems and applications, including cloud environments and distributed infrastructures, it also seamlessly integrates with various networking devices such as the Cisco 2900 Integrated Services Router (ISR).


The Cisco 2900 ISR is a popular series of routers that offer advanced features for data connectivity and security in small to medium-sized businesses. By integrating with MetricFire, organizations using Cisco 2900 ISR can enhance their network monitoring capabilities and gain valuable insights into the performance and health of their networking infrastructure.


Here are some key benefits of integrating MetricFire with Cisco 2900 ISR:

  • Centralized Monitoring: MetricFire provides a centralized platform for collecting and visualizing metrics from multiple sources, including Cisco 2900 ISR devices. With this integration, network administrators can consolidate their monitoring efforts and have a holistic view of their entire network infrastructure.


  • Real-time Metrics: The integration allows MetricFire to collect real-time metrics from the Cisco 2900 ISR, enabling administrators to monitor key performance indicators such as CPU utilization, memory usage, network traffic, and interface status. By having instant access to these metrics, administrators can quickly identify and troubleshoot network issues, ensuring optimal performance and minimizing downtime.


  • Alerting and Notification: MetricFire's integration with Cisco 2900 ISR enables proactive monitoring through customizable alerts and notifications. Administrators can set up thresholds and triggers based on specific metrics, and when these thresholds are breached, MetricFire can send notifications via email, SMS, or other communication channels. This helps ensure that network administrators are promptly informed of critical events or anomalies that require immediate attention.


  • Historical Analysis: MetricFire provides powerful analytical capabilities, allowing administrators to analyze historical data from the Cisco 2900 ISR devices. By visualizing trends and patterns over time, administrators can gain insights into long-term network performance, capacity planning, and optimization strategies.


  • Integration with Other Tools: MetricFire supports integration with a wide range of tools and services commonly used in IT operations, such as Grafana and StatsD. This allows administrators to leverage these tools alongside the Cisco 2900 ISR data, enabling more advanced analysis, correlation, and reporting.


The integration of MetricFire with Cisco 2900 ISR routers enhances network monitoring capabilities, providing administrators with valuable insights and actionable information. By leveraging the features offered by MetricFire, organizations can proactively manage their network infrastructure, ensure optimal performance, and deliver a seamless experience to their users.

How to Integrate Cisco 2900 ISR and MetricFire to Improve Your Monitoring System

To integrate Cisco 2900 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 2900 ISR and MetricFire, and get Cisco 2900 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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