Tag Archives: servers

Papa's Got a Brand New NAS

It used to be that the true sign you were dealing with a Linux geek
was the pile of computers lying around that person’s house. How else could
you experiment with networked servers without a mass of computers
and networking equipment? If you work as a sysadmin for a large
company, sometimes one of the job perks is that you get first dibs on
decommissioned equipment. more>>

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Applied Expert Systems, Inc.'s CleverView for TCP/IP on Linux

One of the most important characteristics of the contemporary data center, notes
Applied Expert Systems, Inc. (AES), is that an ever-increasing amount of the traffic is
between servers. Realizing the resulting need to facilitate improved server-to-server
communications, AES developed CleverView for TCP/IP on Linux v2.5 with KVM Monitoring.
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NethServer: Linux without All That Linux Stuff

Okay, that title really isn’t fair. NethServer has all the Linux stuff, it’s just
that you don’t have to interact with it in the traditional way in order to
reap the benefits. NethServer is a web-based management software package
built on top of CentOS. You can download it as a separate distribution,
but truly, it’s just software on top of CentOS. more>>

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Installing and Running a Headless Virtualization Server

In recent years, hardware virtualization has become commonplace in the
computing industry and more available to end users. The
idea behind it is a noble one. Why invest in allocating more server
hardware and not utilize it to its full potential, when instead you can
consolidate it all onto one or a few servers and share their resources?
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