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CPX 2010 Las Vegas – Day 1

What is CPX (2010)?
In short, it’s the Check Point Experience. Several vendors sponsor it and describe their latest Check Point related technologies. They give demonstrations about their products and answer questions about product limits and features.

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Server Monitoring With vmstat

You will learn the basics of vmstat server monitoring, scripting and redirection in this article.

  1. What is vmstat and why you would want to use it for server monitoring?
  2. How to use vmstat for server monitoring
  3. How to timestamp vmstat output (and other commands besides vmstat too)
  4. How to create a script that is easier to type than complicated commands
  5. How to run a shell script
  6. How to save data into a file
  7. Showing Memory Pages (useless info)
  8. Understanding vmstat
  9. Chart that explains the columns
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List of Check Point Ports

List of Check Point Firewall Ports

Common List Ports that you will need to open on a typical Check Point Firewall. Note: don’t open all of these ports in the list, instead – use this list of ports as a reference for your Check Point firewall configuration.