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Failover only for some sensors?



Is it possible that the failover server only monitors some sensors in case of an error (mainserver)?

I am only searching for a solution to bring notifications out if my internet connection fails.

Would you prefer to set up a free-prtg-edition (up to 10 sensors) on another place of our company? Or should i use here a failover?

failover only sensors some

Created on Oct 2, 2011 12:22:01 PM

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you can setup a fail over cluster and add groups, devices and sensors to your local probe so that they will be monitored only by the master server.

Only devices and sensors that you place under the cluster probe will be monitored by both servers.

Created on Oct 3, 2011 7:03:44 AM by  Aurelio Lombardi [Paessler Support]

Last change on Oct 3, 2011 7:03:57 AM by  Aurelio Lombardi [Paessler Support]

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