• IT Metrics, find out the main metrics that really matter

    When it comes to monitoring our infrastructures a question comes to mind, the answer to which will determine a positive outcome to our CPD.

    What metrics must I monitor to know the status of my infrastructures?

    In this article we’ll be talking about the main IT metrics you should take into account to know the status of your infrastructure and, in case you run into trouble, how to solve it efficiently.

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  • KPIs in Logistics

    Processes related with logistic enterprises are known to be some of the most difficult to monitor due to the number of elements that must be watched, their geographic movements and the different statuses or stages the different elements go through.

    With Pandora FMS we’ve faced monitoring various logistic processes and have acquired a large amount of experience on necessary KPIs which are really useful in logistics. We’re conscious of the fact that each logistic process has its own characteristics and must apply different particularities for its monitoring. But, we also know that some processes don’t even have basic KPIs under monitoring. For this reason, through this brief article, we want to give the main hues so you can know the main KPIs to measure in your logistics process.

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  • Pandora FMS 6.0 SP2 is here!

    After months of hard work and effort, we’re very proud to announce that Pandora FMS 6.0 SP2 is now available. In this post we’ll detail the changelog to further inform on the improvements this version has. Apart from fixes we’ve actually added some new features. We want to continue improving for you and this is just another way of doing so. We appreciate any feedback or user experience reports.

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  • AWS Monitoring: Pandora FMS arrives on Amazon Web Services

    Pandora FMS is now available as an Amazon AMI (installed on CentOS Linux) in a way that’s completely compatible and optimized to work on your Amazon Web Services virtual enviroments. Since Amazon Web Services is a worldwide reference when it comes to cloud services, we decided to prove Pandora FMS’ flexibility, and that’s why we’ve created a free image file so you can fully monitor your AWS.

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  • ChatOps: when chatting becomes productive

    So as you may have noticed, we just released a chat bot plugin for Pandora FMS in order to adapt Pandora to the growing tendency around ChatOps and its use. In spite of this, you may still wondering exactly what ChatOps is all about. I mean, hasn’t chat been around for the longest? Haven’t chat bots been present since IRC chats? The answer is YES, but not like this, now we’re at a time when it’s all about the next step; that’s ChatOps.

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