Monitoring Linksys SE3005 with MetricFire

Monitoring Linksys SE3005 with MetricFire for Better Visibility

To integrate Linksys SE3005 and MetricFire, please reach out to MetricFire. Book a demo with the MetricFire team to discuss integrating Linksys SE3005 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
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  • 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 Linksys SE3005?

MetricFire is a cloud-based monitoring platform that allows users to monitor and analyze their time-series metrics. One of the many advantages of MetricFire is its ability to integrate with various devices and services, such as the Linksys SE3005 switch.


The Linksys SE3005 switch is a 5-port gigabit switch designed to provide high-speed network connectivity to small businesses and home offices. It supports speeds of up to 1000 Mbps and is ideal for connecting computers, printers, and other devices to your network. With MetricFire, you can monitor the performance and usage of your Linksys SE3005 switch in real-time, and receive alerts if any issues arise.


To integrate your Linksys SE3005 switch with MetricFire, you will need to follow these steps:


Step 1: Set up SNMP on your switch SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) is a protocol used for managing and monitoring network devices. Before you can monitor your switch with MetricFire, you will need to enable SNMP on your switch and configure it to allow SNMP requests from MetricFire. To do this, you will need to log in to your switch's web interface and navigate to the SNMP settings. Here, you can configure the SNMP community string and enable SNMP traps.


Step 2: Configure MetricFire to monitor your switch Once SNMP is enabled on your switch, you can configure MetricFire to monitor it. MetricFire uses the SNMP protocol to collect data from your switch, so you will need to provide MetricFire with the IP address of your switch and the SNMP community string you configured in Step 1. To do this, you will need to log in to your MetricFire account and navigate to the Data Sources page. Here, you can add a new SNMP data source and provide the necessary information.


Step 3: Set up alerts Now that MetricFire is monitoring your switch, you can set up alerts to notify you if any issues arise. MetricFire allows you to set up alerts based on specific metrics, such as link status or bandwidth usage. You can configure these alerts to be sent via email, Slack, PagerDuty, or any other supported notification channel.


With MetricFire, you can gain visibility into the performance and usage of your Linksys SE3005 switch, and quickly identify and resolve any issues that may arise. MetricFire's cloud-based platform makes it easy to monitor your switch from anywhere, and its powerful alerting capabilities ensure that you are always notified of any issues that require your attention.

How to Integrate Linksys SE3005 and MetricFire to Improve Your Monitoring System

To integrate Linksys SE3005 and MetricFire with your monitoring system, sign up for a free trial with MetricFire. Talk with the MetricFire team about how to integrate Linksys SE3005 and MetricFire, and get Linksys SE3005 interacting with your MetricFire dashboards in minutes.

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