MikroTik ZenPack

Graphs various metrics related to MikroTik routers. Tested with RouterOS 6.


This is an Open Source ZenPack developed by Zenoss, Inc. Enterprise support for this ZenPack is available to commercial customers with an active subscription.


Version 1.1.1- Download
Summary of changes: Add monitoring templates.
Released on 2012/12/12
Compatible with Zenoss Core 3.1.x, Zenoss Core 3.2.x, Zenoss Core 4.2.x, Zenoss Resource Manager 4.1.x, Zenoss Resource Manager 4.2.x


This ZenPack can display the following information on the MikroTik router's overview page:

  • RouterOS version
  • Device Manufacturer and Model
  • Total Memory

Graphs supported by default include:

  • CPU Utilization
  • Memory Utilization
  • CPU Temperature (C)
  • DHCP Leases
  • Wireless Users
  • Wireless Signal

Each network interface will be discovered and include the following graphs:

  • Throughput
  • Packets
  • Errors

Each file system will be discovered and include the following graphs:

  • Utilization

This ZenPack was developed against RouterOS 6.0rc5 and we welcome feedback, testing and additional requests.


Enable SNMP on your MikroTik device then add it to the /Network/MikroTik device class.


Normal Installation (packaged egg)

  1. Download the appropriate egg file for the version of Zenoss you are running.
  2. Ensure you are logged in as the zenoss user:
    $ sudo su - zenoss
  3. Install the ZenPack:
    $ zenpack --install ZenPacks.zenoss.MikroTik-*.egg
  4. Restart these services:
    $ zenoss restart

Developer Mode Installation

In order to do a development mode installation you will want to clone the existing git repository, and then use the --link flag with the zenpack command:

  1. Ensure you are logged in as the zenoss user:
    $ sudo su - zenoss
  2. Start by cloning the upstream repository:
    $ git clone git://github.com/zenoss/ZenPacks.zenoss.MikroTik.git
  3. Next, perform the installation:
    $ zenpack --link --install ZenPacks.zenoss.MikroTik
  4. Finally, restart these serivices:
    $ zenoss restart

Open Source

This ZenPack is developed and supported by Zenoss Inc. Contact Zenoss to request more information regarding this or any other ZenPacks. Click here to view all available Zenoss Open Source ZenPacks.