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2 nas alternately connected

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Hello,
For our backups, we use 2 NAS that we connect alternately. When # 1 is online, # 2 is offline. This allows us to always have a backup offline in case we fall victim to a cryptolocker.
We put the 2 NAS in PRTG but as there is always one which is offline, it appears in error. Is there a solution to couple the 2 NAS considering that:
- if 1 out of 2 NAS is online = OK
- if the 2 NAS are online = error
- if no NAS is online = error

Thank you

alerts nas ping

Created on Sep 8, 2020 7:22:07 AM by  ben17000 (0) 1

Last change on Sep 8, 2020 7:34:45 AM by  Timo Dambach [Paessler Support]



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Hello,

It may be possible adding an additional factory sensor. Please also have a look at the "Define Sensor Status—status() Function"-section here.
Alternatively you can write a custom script to create a custom EXE sensor.

Created on Sep 8, 2020 7:39:01 AM by  Timo Dambach [Paessler Support]



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