Monitors the status of PostgreSQL dabase servers.

Local/Remote Modes

The agent supports both local and remote modes.

Supported Versions

The agent has been tested with PostgreSQL version 8.3.


The following configuration options are available:

  • Username: Login name to use when connecting to the PostgreSQL server.
  • Password: Password to access the PostgreSQL server.
  • Database: The name of the database to monitor.
  • Port: The port number on which to connect to the PostgreSQL server.
  • JDBCDriverClass: The name of the class implementing the PostgreSQL JDBC driver.
  • Classpath: The path to the jar file that contains the PostgreSQL JDBC driver.


The agent returns the statistics available in the pg_stat and pg_statio views.