Zabbix Agent is required to install on all remote systems needs to be monitor through Zabbix server. The Zabbix Agent collects resource utilization data and applications data on the client system and provides such information to the Zabbix server on their requests.
There are two types of checks between Zabbix Server and Client.
- Passive Check – Zabbix Agent sent data to server on their request.
- Active Check – Zabbix Agent sends data periodically to server.