Varnish Monitoring ~ Pingdom Server Monitor
Plugins like this provide extra functionality beyond Pingdom Server Monitor's default monitoring capabilities. This and 90+ other plugins are available via a one-click install in our web interface.

Varnish Monitoring


Reports key Varnish metrics.


Parses the output of varnishstats, reporting key Varnish metrics.

By default, the following metrics are reported:

  • Backend connections
  • Backend failures
  • Cache hits
  • Cache hits for pass
  • Cache miss
  • Client connections
  • Client requests
  • Hit rate

The reported metrics can be modified in the plugin settings.

By Erik Wickstrom, Joshua Tuberville, and Ali-Akber Saifee