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Meet the hottest databases of 2017!

Best databases of the year 2017 The database ecosystem, like any ecosystem, is subject to the iron rule of digital Darwinism, which posits continuous evolution and adaptation to the IT environment. Last time we looked at the best databases of 2016, and, although 12 …

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What’s new in Pandora FMS 7.0 NG 707

Pandora FMS 7.0 NG, package 707, contains numerous functional improvements and visual upgrades. Here’s a selection of some of the most important changes on the latest version: Visual improvements Better group display options on different console views. Better visuals on Netflow display and Metaconsole. …

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Star Trek Enterprise Monitoring

I’ve always been a fan of science fiction, and, if pushed, a Trekkie. I’m fascinated as much by the technology as by the stories; by the philosophy as by Uhura. Those spaceships that seem to have been constructed not in a factory but by …

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What’s new in Pandora FMS 7.0 NG 705

Presenting 705, the latest packet from Pandora FMS 7.0 NG, with numerous improvements, better-looking visuals and debugs. Here’s a list of the most important changes: Improved funcionalities Multi-origin macros. From now on you can use content from any agent module that generates alerts to …

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This package of improvements, while not incorporating big functions, includes over 70 small changes and patches. The most relevant ones we’ve listed below. Functional improvements Elements from the database history can now be included in reports, extending their functions and the capacity of any …

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Network topology and distributed monitoring

Introduction to network topology This time we’re dedicating an article to distributed monitoring, and we’re going to talk about the many possibilities Pandora FMS offers in the area of distributed environments and diverse network topology. So what is a distributed environment? It refers to …

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Who watches the watchmen?

For the last half-century we have lived in a new, network-enabled global age, and for the last couple of decades, under the new paradigm of Globalism, which means your HQ could be in London, your accounts department in Dublin and your IT support in …

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What’s new for Pandora FMS 7.0 Next Generation

Twenty four hectic months after Pandora FMS 6.0’s launch, we are proud to present the latest version of our proprietary monitoring software: Pandora FMS 7.0 Next Generation. It comes stacked with new functions and debugs, destined to simplify your day-to-day monitoring tasks. Added functions …


IoT Monitoring and the Cyber Monday Blues

Last year, before IoT monitoring became a thing, experts were worrying about zombie computers. While they worried about powerful desktop PCs, a fifth column of helpful little home devices has crept under the radar and connected to the world wide web. Like sleeper cells …