Monitoring Cisco Linksys SE1500 with MetricFire

Monitoring Cisco Linksys SE1500 with MetricFire for Better Visibility

To integrate Cisco Linksys SE1500 and MetricFire, please reach out to MetricFire. Book a demo with the MetricFire team to discuss integrating Cisco Linksys SE1500 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 Linksys SE1500?

MetricFire is a powerful monitoring and analytics platform that helps businesses gain deep insights into the performance and health of their IT infrastructure. It offers a comprehensive suite of tools and integrations to collect, analyze, and visualize metrics and logs from various sources. One of the integrations provided by MetricFire is with Cisco Linksys SE1500, a popular network switch.


The integration between MetricFire and Cisco Linksys SE1500 allows users to monitor and manage the performance of their network infrastructure with ease. By connecting the switch to MetricFire, network administrators can gain real-time visibility into the switch's metrics, such as bandwidth utilization, packet loss, error rates, and port status. This information is crucial for ensuring optimal network performance, identifying potential bottlenecks or issues, and making informed decisions for network optimization and troubleshooting.


To set up the integration, MetricFire provides a straightforward process that involves configuring the switch to export its metrics using the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP). SNMP is a widely adopted standard for network monitoring and management, and it allows MetricFire to collect and analyze data from the switch seamlessly.


Once the switch is configured to export SNMP metrics, MetricFire provides a dedicated SNMP collector that can receive and process the data. The collector retrieves the metrics from the switch and stores them securely in MetricFire's infrastructure. MetricFire's infrastructure is designed to handle large volumes of data, ensuring scalability and reliability for monitoring networks of any size.


MetricFire offers a rich set of features for visualizing and analyzing the collected data. The platform provides intuitive dashboards and customizable charts that allow users to create personalized views of their network metrics. Users can set up alerts based on predefined thresholds to receive notifications when specific metrics exceed or fall below-desired values. These alerts help administrators identify and address potential issues before they impact the network's performance.


Furthermore, MetricFire's advanced analytics capabilities enable users to perform an in-depth analysis of network metrics over time. By leveraging the platform's powerful querying language and data exploration tools, administrators can identify trends, detect anomalies, and gain actionable insights into their network's behavior. This level of visibility allows for proactive network management and optimization, leading to enhanced performance, improved security, and better user experience.


The integration between MetricFire and Cisco Linksys SE1500 provides network administrators with a robust solution for monitoring and managing their network infrastructure. By leveraging MetricFire's comprehensive monitoring and analytics platform, businesses can ensure the optimal performance and reliability of their network, leading to improved operational efficiency and enhanced user satisfaction. 

How to Integrate Cisco Linksys SE1500 and MetricFire to Improve Your Monitoring System

To integrate Cisco Linksys SE1500 and MetricFire with your monitoring system, sign up for a free trial with MetricFire. Talk with the MetricFire team about how to integrate Cisco Linksys SE1500 and MetricFire, and get Cisco Linksys SE1500 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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