Collector Type: Agent

Category: Application Monitors

Application Name: Postfix

Global Template Name: Linux - Postfix Monitors


Postfix is a fast, easy to administer, and secure Wietse Venema mail server that started life at IBM research as an alternative to the widely-used Sendmail program. Now at Google, Wietse continues to support Postfix. Built from a source code, Postfix can run on systems such as UNIX, AIX, BSD, HP-UX, Linux, MacOS X, and Solaris.

Postfix is also distributed as ready-to-run code by operating system vendors, appliance vendors, and other providers.

Collected Metrics

Metric NameDisplay NameDescription
postfix.queues.incomingPostfix Queues IncomingPostfix incoming mail queues count.
postfix.queues.activePostfix Queues ActivePostfix active mails queues count.
postfix.queues.maildropPostfix Queues MaildropPostfix maildrop mails queues count.
postfix.queues.deferredPostfix Queues DeferredPostfix deferred mails queues count.
postfix.queues.bouncePostfix Queues BouncePostfix bounce mails queues count.