Monitoring NETGEAR ProSAFE with MetricFire

Monitoring NETGEAR ProSAFE with MetricFire for Better Visibility

To integrate NETGEAR ProSAFE and MetricFire, please reach out to MetricFire. Book a demo with the MetricFire team to discuss integrating NETGEAR ProSAFE 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. 


MetricFire is a cloud-based monitoring platform that helps businesses track the performance and health of their IT infrastructure. Netgear ProSAFE is a line of network switches and routers designed for small to medium-sized businesses. Integrating MetricFire with Netgear ProSAFE allows businesses to monitor the performance of their network devices and troubleshoot issues in real-time.


MetricFire integrates with Netgear ProSAFE through the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP). SNMP is a protocol used for network management and monitoring. It enables MetricFire to collect performance data from Netgear ProSAFE devices and analyze it to identify potential issues.


To integrate MetricFire with Netgear ProSAFE enable SNMP on your ProSAFE device by logging in to the device's web interface and navigating to the SNMP section of the configuration. Once SNMP is enabled on your Netgear ProSAFE device, you need to configure SNMP on the MetricFire platform. You can do this by navigating to the Metrics page on the MetricFire platform, selecting the SNMP tab, and adding a new SNMP endpoint. Then after configuring SNMP on MetricFire, you need to add Netgear ProSAFE as a data source. Navigate to the Sources page on the MetricFire platform, select Netgear ProSAFE from the list of integrations, and follow the on-screen instructions.


Once you have integrated MetricFire with Netgear ProSAFE, you can start monitoring the performance of your network devices. MetricFire provides real-time monitoring, alerting, and analytics, allowing you to quickly identify and resolve any issues that arise.


Some of the key features of MetricFire's integration with Netgear ProSAFE include:


  • Real-time monitoring: MetricFire provides real-time monitoring of your Netgear ProSAFE devices, enabling you to quickly identify and troubleshoot issues.


  • Customizable dashboards: MetricFire's dashboards are customizable, allowing you to create personalized views of your network performance data.


  • Alerting: MetricFire's alerting system notifies you of any issues or anomalies in your network performance, allowing you to take action before they become critical.


  • Analytics: MetricFire's analytics capabilities enable you to analyze your network performance data to identify trends and potential issues.


Integrating MetricFire with Netgear ProSAFE enables businesses to monitor the performance of their network devices in real-time, providing valuable insights into the health of their IT infrastructure. MetricFire's cloud-based monitoring platform offers a range of features that make it easy to monitor and manage your network performance data, helping you to stay on top of any issues that may arise.

How to Integrate NETGEAR ProSAFE and MetricFire to Improve Your Monitoring System

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

The author for this testimonial, Jim Davies, Head of DevOps, MoneySuperMarket.com.
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Jim Davies, Head of DevOps, MoneySuperMarket.com.

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