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lynis security

Community Servers Tech

Lynis security: monitoring a specialized computer suite

December 12, 2019

Linux vulnerability is measurable through Lynis security But does this mean that Pandora FMS is also into Lynis security? Well, its specialty is different… but yes, of course, it reaches everything covered by monitoring. In fact, flexibility is inherent to its name: FMS means …


splunk alternative

Community Comunidad

Alternative to Splunk: Pandora FMS as a monitoring tool

December 5, 2019

Pandora FMS as an excellent Splunk alternative: let’s review both! The American magazine “Fortune” specializes in global banking, business and finance… What does it have to do with monitoring? Well, in one of its annual lists, the Fortune 100 (the largest companies on the …



anniversary 14 pandora fms

Community Comunidad

Congratulations Pandora FMS, you’re already a teenager!

November 20, 2019

Congratulations Pandora FMS, 14 years of stories and monitoring 14 years old, our beloved monitoring software is already 14 years old! Pandora FMS enters adolescence and does it with more friends than acne, with more achievements than voice changes and with more future ideas …


incidente post mortem

Community Comunidad

What is a post mortem incident? How can we monitor this?

October 29, 2019

A computer post-mortem incident contains very important lessons! In particular, I liked very much the article that our colleague Sara Martin wrote in Pandora FMS blog about crisis management in information technology, these are the steps: To know how to apologize. To disseminate the …


centos 8

Community Comunidad

CentOS 8: a clone that reinvents itself

October 17, 2019

Experience the new RHEL with CentOS 8 and CentOS 8 Stream It has taken much longer than usual for the CentOS team to provide us with a new version of their operating system; however, the wait is over. The new CentOS 8 is here. …


fixed disk usage

Community Comunidad Geek culture Tech Tecnología

Monitoring Our Fixed Disk Usage

October 15, 2019

Fixed Disk Usage should be monitored from a quantitative point of view I remember with some nostalgia the five-and-a-quarter-inch floppy disks, and then the more robust three-and-a-half-inch floppy disks. I shouldn’t even write the word rigid anymore, but you’ve got me: it’s for younger …


Community

Pandora FMS Event Viewer in App of the day

September 24, 2019

Pandora FMS interview in App of the day Last week our CEO, Sancho Lerena, was interviewed in App of the day, a site that is part of Downloadastro.com, one of the largest download sites in the world, with millions of monthly users. In the …



seguridad con docker bench

Community Comunidad Howto

Monitor-oriented Docker Bench for Security

August 16, 2019

Docker Bench for security with Pandora FMS Although the main purpose of Pandora FMS is to monitor: its flexibility allows us to extend it as far as we need it. That’s why we now bring you Security with Docker Bench and suggest some ideas …


novedades 737

Community Features Release

What’s New in Pandora FMS 7.0 NG 737

August 1, 2019

Pandora FMS 737 release includes a brand new feature: automated software agent deployment from the console. In addition, the Discovery feature is still being developed, incorporating a new Cloud plugin for Azure. A new SLA reporting feature has also been added with Failover modules …


free software SQL

Community Comunidad Tech Tecnología

Fourteen Free SQL Software Tools

July 18, 2019

Free SQL Software Tools Our databases are the ones that keep the Internet alive. There has even been talk for some years about the development of operating systems with which users do not have direct contact with the files, but their personal files are …








colocation hosting

Community Geek culture

Some suggestions about colocation hosting

May 2, 2019

Colocation hosting; what it is and some aspects to take into account Does your company use servers? That wouldn’t be weird! However, there are different ways to have servers, depending on the needs and possibilities of each company. Own servers, dedicated servers, cloud … …




intent based networking

Community Network Tech

Intent based networking

April 18, 2019

Intent Based Networking: the new level of abstraction For some time now, there has been a great deal of talk about Intent Based Networking (IBN) as the next big goal to reach in the network field, or at least in the network management field. …



VXLAN network

Cloud & Virtualization Community Network

VXLANs: Applying Virtualization to Networks.

April 11, 2019

VXLAN Network: a network between virtual machines, wherever they are The development of VXLAN technology or extensible virtual networks is usually associated with the implementation of service provider company platforms. However, the fundamental idea around VXLAN is applicable to any platform and arises to …



what is industry 4.0

Community Comunidad Tech Tecnología

What is Industry 4.0?

April 8, 2019

What is Industry 4.0, and why will it really change the way we work? What is industry 4.0? Industry 4.0 represents a series of changes so deep in the productive structures, that it has been considered synonymous of a Fourth Industrial Revolution. That is …



best productivity apps

Community Geek culture

5 applications to increase your productivity

April 3, 2019

Best productivity apps to improve your productivity Work may be the place where we are least productive, perhaps because of pressure, laziness, routine, or boredom. In fact, it is in our humble workplace where procrastination triumphs the most. That buzzword that encompasses postponing our …



what is data lake

Community Geek culture Tech

Data Lake. What are we talking about?

April 1, 2019

What is Data Lake?; Learn all about it and Big Data Data! More data! What is Data Lake? Big Data is not only a more or less fashionable marketing “word”, but also contains a quite clear concept: the accumulation and processing of enormous amounts …




Mapping and Monitoring

Community Tech

The use and importance of Maps in Monitoring

March 26, 2019

Mapping and Monitoring: Always together until the end of time Maps have been related to the management and monitoring activities of IT platforms for a long time. Years ago, when there were no tools available to generate the graphical vision we call maps, the …



Community Geek culture

Computer heat and its monitoring

March 22, 2019

Computer Heat; Read some Important Facts here! Everything has to work at the right temperature. Everything! Or would you be able to work at 70ºC? Our computers too. Although they are capable of withstanding higher temperatures than us – humans – computers also have …