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Munin for Monitoring

Monday, January 19th, 2009

Getting a Grip on your Operations with Munin

Possible Cloud Monitoring Tools

Tuesday, September 16th, 2008

I have been wanting to start a thread on what open source tools are best for monitoring in the cloud. At this point this is just a list with some of my initial thoughts. I hope to gather some more data in future posts. Here are some of my initial thoughts on monitoring in a [...]

Open Source Monitoring and The Art of War

Thursday, June 19th, 2008

I get this question a lot when I visit a Tivoli customer… We are thinking of looking at that Open Source vendor you are always talking about for some of our servers. Then I ask them which one and they say jeez I can’t remember the name. Then I rattle off a few of the [...]

Off Topic – Thoughts on ITM 6.2 FP1

Friday, May 30th, 2008

I am just completing an ITM 6.2 workshop today in Germany and we decided to use FP1 for the class exercises. I love doing this kind of training because I can get the students to try out a lot of the new features that I don’t have time to get to. Here are some initial [...]

Where did all those nice developers from BMC Patrol go?

Monday, March 31st, 2008 « Previous Entries