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12 tips for contributing to free software projects

January 19, 2021

How to contribute to free software projects «Beethoven was a good composer because he used new ideas combining them together with old ones. No one, not even Beethoven, could invent music from scratch. It’s the same with computing.» Richard Matthew Stallman. The previous sentence …



Virtualization

Cloud & Virtualization Tech Tecnología

What is virtualization technology?

January 12, 2021

What virtualization technology it is and some examples of its uses Although it is not well known to the general public, virtualization technology is widely used in technical environments for being useful when carrying out multiple tasks and for the possibilities it offers for …



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Tech

QWERTY layout: a keyboard that came to stay

January 6, 2021

QWERTY layout; where does it come from and what does it mean? SOS. Those three letters?, they represent almost at worldwide level a naval distress call… What does the QWERTY layout have to do with the keyboards we use every day? Spoiler Alert: Morse …



Community

Pandora FMS new year greetings to our followers

January 1, 2021

Pandora FMS new year greetings to our followers HAPPY NEW YEAR! And this is not a normal “Happy New Year”, the same as always, the flamboyant and festive one that we all shout on 1st January at family meals or, hopefully, already “merry” at …


Community Servers

Monitoring systemd logs

December 30, 2020

Systemd logs: how to monitor them with Pandora FMS Systemd logs, without exemption, can be monitored in this proof of concept that we will see next. But what is systemd and how does it work? I will tell you in advance that I do …

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tech professions

Companies

Tech Equivalent Professions For Your Career

December 28, 2020

5 traditional profession and their equivalent tech professions Switching careers is not an easy task. Sometimes people struggle to switch professions mid-career because they don’t have the right support or they just don’t want to start over. Imagine dedicating years to a particular career …


Community

Official Christmas greetings from Pandora FMS

December 25, 2020

Christmas greetings from Pandora FMS and its members Whenever I have to write this article, the official one, our corporate Christmas greeting, the cold and the smell of a fireplace invades me. It’s true, and I have to rush over to put on my …


Proxmox VE monitoring

Cloud & Virtualization Tech

Proxmox VE Monitoring

December 23, 2020

Proxmox VE monitoring with Pandora FMS In this article, we will focus on Proxmox VE monitoring, a virtualization system, for which you will use Pandora FMS agent plugin. What is Proxmox VE? Before delving into Proxmox VE monitoring, we should define it. Proxmox VE …




Companies Empresas

Monitoring and security: an open marriage

December 18, 2020

Monitoring and security; more than a technology, a philosophy Confidentiality, integrity and availability are the three basic laws of security. Availability is a kind of wayward son who becomes prodigal when he likes to, even if it is just to write eulogies with it …


Features Funcionalidades Release

WHAT´S NEW in Pandora FMS 751

December 18, 2020

PANDORA FMS 751 RELEASE These release notes describe new features, improvements and bug fixes in Pandora FMS NG 751. They also provide information about upgrades and describe some workarounds for known issues. NEW FEATURES AND IMPROVEMENTS Inventory alerts This new feature allows you to …


Community Companies

We achieved ISO/IEC 27001

December 18, 2020

We live in an uncertain world and monitoring should try to make sure that whatever happens we will always be informed. Therefore, security is the basis of everything in monitoring and for us it has always been one of the pillars of our strategy …


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Servers Tech

Pandora FMS Enterprise in High Availability

December 16, 2020

High Availability in monitoring with Pandora FMS Pandora FMS is a proactive, advanced, flexible and easy-to-configure monitoring tool according to each business. It gets integrated into all the needs of servers, network computers, terminals and whatever needs to be monitored. This article applies exclusively …


Companies

8 ideas on how to boost your team’s productivity

December 14, 2020

How to boost your team’s productivity? Find it out IT teams are essential for many companies to work. And, although due to the nature of their work they have certain features, you should not forget that, after all, they are human teams, so they …

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Tech Tecnología

What are logs and why monitor them?

December 9, 2020

What are logs for and some of the main log types What are logs? In computing, when generally speaking of “log”, we refer to information belonging to a more or less low level reported by the operating system or a specific application that helps …






Community Redes Tecnología

How can I amplify my WiFi signal?

November 27, 2020

Amplify WiFi : find out how to do it If you don’t know, I already tell you that it is always convenient to have a good WiFi signal, and that is why, today, on Pandora FMS blog, we are going to talk about how …


Empresas Tech Tecnología

Workstation monitoring

November 25, 2020

Workstation monitoring with Pandora FMS Pandora FMS is a proactive, advanced, flexible and easy-to-configure monitoring tool tailored to each business. It gets integrated into all the needs of servers, network computers, terminals and whatever needs to be monitored. In this article we will focus …

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Companies Servers

8 Tips For Server Monitoring Alerts

November 17, 2020

8 Tips For Server Monitoring Alerts The last thing you want to happen is for your server to crash, so understanding alerts and knowing the next step to resolve any issues is key. As one of today’s leading network and server monitoring software, Pandora …

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pandora fms release 750

Community Companies Features Release

PANDORA FMS 750 RELEASE

November 16, 2020

PANDORA FMS 750 RELEASE These release notes describe new features, improvements and fixed issues in Pandora FMS NG 750. They also provide information about upgrades and describe some workarounds for known issues. This is an LTS (Long Term Support) version, a version with maximum …



Community Comunidad Enterprise Enterprise

Changes to our release system!

November 12, 2020

New Pandora FMS release system Life is always about improving, right? As we have been doing for so many years, we pay attention to your suggestions. And that has led us to make some decisions in order to improve our release strategy. After carefully …


Community Geek culture Tech

PuTTY from a monitoring perspective

November 11, 2020

What is PuTTY and some useful tips to use it easily PuTTY is a free program (MIT license) for x86 and AMD 64 architectures (now in experimental stages for ARM). It was developed in 1997!, by Simon Tatham, a British programmer. In this blog, …

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Companies

COVID-19 & Work-at-Home Trends Mean Simplified Networking Processes

November 9, 2020

COVID-19 & Work-at-Home Trends Mean Simplified Networking Processes In 2020, business networks faced one of their biggest challenges since the dawn of the digital age – the sudden, completely unexpected worldwide disruption brought on by the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. Suddenly networks – and network …


Community Geek culture

What is actually a hacker?

November 6, 2020

What is a hacker? More like Mr. Robot rather than Operation Swordfish If we lived in a fair and more appealing world, children would not want to be Cristiano Ronaldo or PewDiePie (popular Swedish youtuber that if you have a certain age, or dignity, …

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