The Management Pack for Nagios XI creates Resource Kinds and Relationships (associations) for critical resources in your Nagios environment.

Resource Kinds

Performance, health, and availability data are collected for the following Nagios resource kinds:

  • Nagios Host
  • Nagios Host Group
  • Nagios Service Group
  • Nagios System
  • Nagios System Group


Relationships among discovered resources are also created by the Management Pack. The hierarchical structure of those relationships is depicted in the diagram below.

Nagios Relationships Diagram


External Relationships

In addition to internal relationships, the Management Pack also includes the following external relationship:

  • VMware VM > Nagios Host