Tag Archives: sysadmin

Zabbix :: An Enterprise-Class Open Source Distributed Monitoring Solution

Zabbix is an enterprise-class open source distributed monitoring solution for networks and applications.

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Centralized logging with open source software

Step 1: syslog
Step 2: Doing something with these messages
Step 3: All your stats are belong to Graphite

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How Ruby is beating Python in the battle for the Soul of System Administration

Here are the features in a scripting language that a sysadmin wants:
A DSL for the problem domain
High productivity, i.e. concise and expressive syntax
Easy to interaction with shell commands
Regular Expressions
powerful one-liners

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