Collectd 4.9 system statistics collection daemon released
The collectd developers have released version 4.9 of their open source tool for collecting, transferring and storing system performance statistics. The latest release of collected daemon features a number of new plugins, such as as the ContextSitch, CPU, cURL and Network plugins, and the integration of Python as a new language binding. A new Perl-based plugin, called Monitorus, to query statistics from mon.itor.us has also been added. Other notable changes include updates to existing plugins and the addition of support for AIX in some OS depending plugins.
More details about the release can be found in the release notes. Collectd 4.9 is available to download and is released under version 2 of the GNU General Public License (GPLv2). Documentation is also provided.