Linux Management and Monitoring: Zabbix + Puppet ?!?

I’ve spent a good part of this week evaluating various solutions for monitoring and managing Linux servers.  There are many solutions that meet some of the needs, but I have not found a single product that does everything I need.  Without going into significant detail, here are my needs: Simple service up/down monitoring and alerting [...]

Enterprise, Large Scale File Services

Admittedly, the world of file services has changed since Novell ruled the roost with Netware. All sorts of new buzzwords exist: Web Content Management, Enterprise Document Management, Document Archiving, Knowledge Management ... but you still can't beat simple file storage service like Windows offers natively. Except, it is really hard to provide that kind of … Continue reading Enterprise, Large Scale File Services