Category: Pandora FMS 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 …

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10 Reasons Network Monitor Software is a Must

October 26, 2020

10 Reasons Network Monitor Software is a Must Ever since the 1980s, network monitoring systems have been in place for companies that rely on computer networks to perform their daily operations. Since their implementation, they’ve undergone drastic changes and now, provide IT teams with …


What Does Application Performance Monitoring (APM) Involve?

October 19, 2020

What Does Application Performance Monitoring (APM) Involve? Nowadays, regardless of what type of business you run, you probably rely on a number of applications to make it through the day. Applications are key components of many computer networks, meaning it’s important that they function …

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Enterprise monitoring software: what to know before choosing

September 21, 2020

Enterprise monitoring software: what to think about before choosing Finding an enterprise monitoring software is not an easy task. On the one hand, there are multiple options on the market that offer solutions of all kinds. On the other hand, you know that the …

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September 10, 2020

PANDORA FMS 749 RELEASE These release notes describe new features, improvements and fixed issues in Pandora FMS NG 749. They also provide information about upgrades and describe some workarounds for known issues. New features and improvements Integrated HA improvements After investigating improvements in Pandora …

whats new 748


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 …


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 …

security monitoring

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’S NEW Pandora FMS 746

June 4, 2020

WHAT’S NEW Pandora FMS 746 This release 746 includes a new graphical interface in the Enterprise Log Collection feature. We have also optimized the ISO and created a new plugin that supports Selenium 3. Remember to keep your Pandora FMS updated to avoid bugs …

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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WHAT’S NEW Pandora FMS 744

March 5, 2020

In this update 744, we have added the module library to the console interface. We have also kept improving visual consoles, incorporating a new template with countries, as well as extending the alert correlation editor. Furthermore, our troubleshooting covers more than eighty issues, following …

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The future of Pandora FMS: 2020-2021 roadmap

December 3, 2019

Pandora FMS 2020-2021 Roadmap Some of the most common questions we face daily are related to our future plans or the roadmap of Pandora FMS. Thanks to our customers and users, we know you expect us to integrate increasingly more features into the Pandora …

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Discover easy monitoring with the new feature of Pandora FMS: Discovery

March 14, 2019

Easy monitoring with Pandora FMS Discovery feature Throughout Pandora FMS’s history, constant improvements and functionalities have been introduced that have made Pandora FMS an advanced monitoring tool. At the same time, the more advanced the tool, the more complex its administration and configuration becomes. …

Pandora FMS as an alternative to IBM® Tivoli® Netcool®.

August 10, 2018

Pandora FMS as a Netcool Alternative Introduction to IBM® Tivoli® Netcool® IBM® Tivoli® Netcool ®is part of the “Tivoli Management Framework (TMF)”, and both belong to the wide range of products from the company known as “International Business Machines” or simply IBM®, as we …


How to monitor a Serverless Application?

August 3, 2018

Serverless: An introduction and new challenges for monitoring Among other terms under the umbrella concept of cloud computing, we can find the Serverless technology which we have witnessed its growing popularity in the last three years. In principle, the cloud computing concept covers three …

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How to monitor Citrix XenServer with Pandora FMS

January 22, 2018

Monitoring Citrix XenServer now is easy with Pandora FMS Introduction A serious drawback to webmasters involved in server monitoring is that when they want to find updated versions of monitoring tools, they usually encounter a whole series of contents that are sometimes very outdated. …

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Interview with our CEO, Sancho Lerena, in the supplement of La Razón

January 15, 2018

Good news! As our readers already know, our company Ártica ST, manufacturer of Pandora FMS among other solutions, is one of the few Spanish companies that develops its own software. In addition, in recent years, we have experienced a remarkable growth, which in this …

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Service monitoring: Another way of monitoring

May 29, 2017

In a world where technology is a means to an end, monitoring isn’t only checking availability, pinging, and performance; not everything is servers, databases and command lines…there’s another kind of monitoring. It’s subtle, but potent; service monitoring. Definition What is a service, in this …

Is it worth installing a monitoring system: a cost analysis

October 26, 2016

  For some companies it can be difficult to put a monetary value on a monitoring service, especially if that company has never experienced a serious network or system failure. In the balance between cold, hard cash and a bunch of hypothetical variables which …

Alternatives to HP Open View

October 20, 2016

HP OpenView overview HP OpenView is not one product but a range of over 50 software products dedicated to administrative problem-solving in IT departments. It isn’t a single piece of software but a whole suite of different tools to handle the administration of system-performance …

9 reasons not to install Nagios in your company

October 11, 2016

Everyone’s heard of Nagios, or at least they should have. A network monitoring tool with thousands of worldwide users, who’ve been using it for the last 15 years? What’s the problem? We’re not saying Nagios doesn’t have its uses, but, given that it’s in …

Pandora FMS experience in Slovakia

March 11, 2015

Who are these guys wearing the awesome Pandora FMS t-shirts?? They are Miro, Simon and Roman, 3 nice guys that belong to a student organization of the University of Zilina in Slovakia. Their main goal is to develop data network and provide Internet for students. …

New improvement in the Visual Map

February 3, 2015

With the objective of improving the usability, we have added a small upgrade in the Visual Map view of the Pandora FMS Console. This new feature consists in adding a checkbox that allows us to delete quickly more than one item of the list in a …

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Pandora FMS rompe con lo establecido en monitorización

December 11, 2014

Una vez que una organización invierte en una infraestructura heredada de los 4 grandes BMC, CA, HP, e IBM, generalmente pasan años intentando implementar adecuadamente dicha solución, y resulta muy complicado liberarse de esta gran inversión de tiempo y dinero, incluso cuando ni siquiera está …

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Join our team!

December 5, 2014

Our company Ártica ST, the one who develops Pandora FMS and other pretty interesting softwares, is looking for Developers and Sysadmins to join our team and start working in improving Pandora FMS, if possible :P. We describe below the details of the job offers …

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Pandora FMS presenta su última campaña de publicidad

November 26, 2014

Probablemente, algunos de vosotros ya habréis visto en publicaciones impresas, digitales y en banners,  alguna de las piezas de la última campaña publicitaria desarrollada por el  Departamento de Comunicación y Diseño de Pandora FMS.  Como estamos muy orgullosos del trabajo que nuestros compañeros han …

Estonian delegation visits our headquarters

October 17, 2014

This week we have the honor to receive a visit from a delegation of Estonia in our headquarters in Madrid. Estonia is a small country of around 1.3 million population, located in the east of Europe and characterized for having a great technical skills …

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Pandora FMS logo history

October 24, 2013

Why an octopus? I choose the octopus for two reasons: a) We need a logo based on an animal, due the opensource nature of the project. b) There is nothing more flexible than a octopus, and the F of FMS is “Flexible”: It can …

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THE PHRASE: One step closer to our new slogan

September 11, 2013

As previously announced, our contest THE PHRASE ended last night. We deeply appreciate your participation and feedback. We are currently working to select the most appropriate phrase so we can announce our winner by this friday, September, 13. Meanwhile, we encourage you to try …

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