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Pandora FMS: Check Mk alternative

August 12, 2020

Check out a great Check Mk alternative: Pandora FMS Checkmk was created and developed by German Mr. Mathias Kettner, and since 2007 there is an open source version. In this article, we will get to know Checkmk Open Source, which contains 90% of all …

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Enterprise Enterprise Features Funcionalidades Release

PANDORA FMS 748 RELEASE

August 7, 2020

PANDORA FMS 748 RELEASE These release notes describe new features, improvements and fixed issues in Pandora FMS NG 748. They also provide information about upgrades and describe some workarounds for known issues. New features and improvements Smart Services Pandora FMS service creation has been …



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Learn the different cloud service types: SaaS, PaaS, IaaS

August 3, 2020

What cloud service types are there? In previous and great articles in here, we already talked about what Cloud is and the types that exist floating above our heads. But today, for a change, we want to focus more on one of its totally …


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HR in a software development team

July 31, 2020

Interview with Sara Martín, HR at Pandora FMS, a software company “Human Resources”, what are “Human Resources”? Vegetal charcoal? A set of goods or means of subsistence? The ability to touch your nose with your tongue or move your ears on demand by just …

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Simple trap monitoring thanks to Pandora FMS SNMP alerts

July 29, 2020

SNMP alerts: what they are and why you should configure them The SNMP world is becoming more and more important within the monitoring environment, as companies need to find software that has specialized tools for trap monitoring. If you are not familiar with the …



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From surviving poets in the world of technology

July 24, 2020

There is room for art in a technology company like Pandora FMS Stephen King, employee in an industrial laundry, Franz Kafka, expert in industrial accidents, Bram Stoker, civil servant, Chuck Palahniuk, the one from the Fight Club, author of truck repairing manuals… Yes, great …



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Companies

What is a smart business? Is yours?

July 20, 2020

Smart business. What is it? Is yours? Defining what a smart business is can be as difficult as defining what a smart person is. For decades, we have known that there are different types of intelligence that can help us in different aspects of …




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The future of e-commerce

July 13, 2020

The future of e-commerce: 5 ways to grow E-commerce is skyrocketing, there is no doubt whatsoever. With unstoppable annual growth and close to 2,000 million users worldwide, e-commerce has already been able to surpass traditional commerce in some product categories and takes an important …

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Enterprise Enterprise Features Funcionalidades Release

PANDORA FMS 747 RELEASE

July 9, 2020

PANDORA FMS 747 RELEASE These release notes describe new features, improvements and fixed issues in Pandora FMS NG 747. They also provide information about upgrades and describe some workarounds for known issues. NEW FEATURES AND DEVELOPMENTS Improved SNMP and WMI remote scan wizards SNMP …


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Introduction to security monitoring

July 8, 2020

Security monitoring as prevention and tool in computer security Security Information Monitoring or Security Event Monitoring is part of Security Information Management. Yes, I acknowledge they are flashy names and that even experts have their differences about concept and scope. Here in Pandora FMS, …

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What is SIEM?

June 26, 2020

What is SIEM? The help that you need to keep your business safe SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) is a kind of software whose purpose is to provide organizations and corporations with useful information. “About what?” you may wonder. Well, about potential security …


Community Servers

Optimize MariaDB: tips to deal with load spikes

June 16, 2020

Load spikes? We give you some tips to optimize MariaDB This 2020 is perfect to check our beloved Pandora FMS server and precisely a very important component is the database (BD). As our loyal readers already know (and if you visit us for the …

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Working from home: telecommuting open tools

June 4, 2020

Perfect telecommuting open tools to work from home «Every cloud has a silver lining». Popular sayings are wise and pragmatic. This year we added coronavirus and telecommuting to our daily vocabulary. Both words are compounds and the first one represents a danger that has …


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In Pandora FMS we love video games

June 2, 2020

Pandora FMS employees choose their favorite video games A long, long time ago, almost before Pandora FMS green color became part of the rainbow, a revolutionary idea came from the heart of the company: creating an arcade machine, like those of arcades, so that …

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Programmer slang

May 26, 2020

Abbreviations, acronyms … What is the programmer slang? Programmer slang is very particular, but it is by no means the exception and that is why in all specialties they have their own jargon. In this article, we will focus on showing its peculiarities. Let’s …


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Blade servers vs rack servers. Fight!

May 20, 2020

Blade and rack servers; advantages and disadvantages Choosing between blade servers or those intended to go installed in a rack is a small headache that is repeated daily in the complex minds of technicians around the world. What configuration to choose? What can best …

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4 Important Benefits of Remote Checks with Software Agents

May 13, 2020

Why using Remote Checks is vital for any company One of the biggest impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic has been the number of employees asked or required to work from home. Whilst the capability to work completely remotely has been available for many years …


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6 relevant issues to the success of CIOs and CTOs

May 12, 2020

IT success; 6 important issues for an CIO or CTO The work of the people who occupy senior positions in the IT areas is not simple; on the contrary, it has become more and more complex. Over the years, IT has become more deeply …


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Centralize monitoring with our Metaconsole

May 7, 2020

Centralize Monitoring: The Importance of the Metaconsole Gradually, brick by brick, we will get the necessary toolkit to build a company and maintain it. If on previous occasions we have emphasized the importance of monitoring a company’s IT systems, today we will review what …


Enterprise Funcionalidades Release

WHAT’S NEW Pandora FMS 745

May 5, 2020

WHAT’S NEW Pandora FMS 745 If we had to give a name to this release, we would definitely call it WUX 3.0, or the Great User Experience Monitoring Development, with visual enhancements but particularly with the session recorder replacement, which now supports the latest …


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The plugin contest you’ve been waiting for

May 4, 2020

The big plugins contest, a challenge launched by Pandora FMS There is nothing more rewarding than a creation of your own. Therefore, in these times, we propose you something, the biggest reward for a lover of technology: the creation of a plugin for Pandora …




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What is Podman? Docker’s successor?

April 14, 2020

What is Podman? What is Podman? Well, we will start by saying that Podman is a container engine developed by RedHat, and yes, if you thought about Docker when reading container engine, you are on the right track. Podman wants to be the alternative …

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