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environment-modules Lmod

Lmod is a Lua based module system that easily handles the MODULEPATH Hierarchical problem.
Featured Tool // Category Build and software organization tools

Awesome SysAdmin Newsletter » 67

Top Stories
  • Cloud-native transformation: containers in the enterprise (with white paper)

Yesterday

Docker Swarm

Manage cluster of Docker Engines.
Featured Tool // Category Docker

NSQ vs Kafka

Popular comparison
  • NSQ - A realtime distributed messaging platform.
  • Kafka - A high-throughput distributed messaging system.

BeanstalkD vs Gearman

Popular comparison
  • BeanstalkD - A simple, fast work queue.
  • Gearman - Fast multi-language queuing/job processing platform.

Last 7 Days

Rundeck

Simple orchestration tool.
Featured Tool // Category Cloud Orchestration

Cloud-native transformation: containers in the enterprise (with white paper)

If you are trying to drive change in your organization towards microservices or container-based-infrastructure, you need the right combination of technology tools and human experience to get the job done.

This blog post includes a handy white paper on the challenges of building a container native delivery pipeline, that can give you a start ahead.
Article Added by: Kasia66 // blog.cloud66.com

AppScale

Open source cloud software with Google App Engine compatibility.
Featured Tool // Category Cloud Computing

Duplicati vs Duplicity

Popular comparison
  • Duplicati - Store securely encrypted backups on cloud storage services!
  • Duplicity - Encrypted bandwidth-efficient backup using the rsync algorithm.

Chronicle Queue

Micro second messaging that stores everything to disk
Featured Tool // Category Queuing

MantisBT

Web-based bug tracking system.
Featured Tool // Category Ticketing systems

rozofs

Scale-out storage using erasure coding
Tool Added by smbanaie into category Distributed Filesystems

lizardfs

LizardFS is an Open Source Distributed File System licenced under GPLv3.
Tool Added by smbanaie into category Distributed Filesystems

Gluster

Gluster Filesystem - (this is only a public mirror, see the README for contributing)
Tool Added by smbanaie into category Distributed Filesystems

Pravega

Pravega - Streaming as a new software defined storage primitive
Tool Added by smbanaie into category Distributed Filesystems

huststore

High-performance Distributed Storage
Tool Added by smbanaie into category Distributed Filesystems

Alluxio (formerly Tachyon)

Alluxio, formerly Tachyon, Unify Data at Memory Speed
Tool Added by smbanaie into category Distributed Filesystems

SeaweedFS

SeaweedFS is a simple and highly scalable distributed file system. There are two objectives: to store billions of files! to serve the files fast! Instead of supporting full POSIX file system semantics, SeaweedFS choose to implement only a key~file mapping. Similar to the word "NoSQL", you can call it as "NoFS".
Tool Added by smbanaie into category Distributed Filesystems

RavenDB

Document based database with ACID/Transactional features.
Featured Tool // Category NoSQL

Zimbra vs Kolab

Popular comparison
  • Zimbra - Collaborative software suite, that includes an email server and web client.
  • Kolab - Another groupware suite.

Awesome SysAdmin Newsletter » 66

Top Stories
  • Containers-as-a-Service (CaaS): Hope or Hype?

Last 30 Days

Thruk

Multibackend monitoring web interface with support for Naemon, Nagios, Icinga and Shinken.
Featured Tool // Category Monitoring

NATS vs RabbitMQ

Popular comparison
  • NATS - NATS Server is a simple, high performance open source messaging system for cloud native applications, IoT messaging, and microservices architectures.
  • RabbitMQ - Robust, fully featured, cross distro queuing system.

Oxidized vs RANCID

Popular comparison
  • Oxidized - A modern take on network device configuration monitoring with web interface and GIT storage.
  • RANCID - Monitors network device's configuration and maintain history of changes.

Monit vs Zabbix

Popular comparison
  • Monit - Small Open Source utility for managing and monitoring Unix systems.
  • Zabbix - Enterprise-class software for monitoring of networks and applications.

StackStorm vs Rundeck

Popular comparison
  • StackStorm - Event Driven Operations and ChatOps platform for infrastructure management. Written in Python.
  • Rundeck - Simple orchestration tool.

HPE Helion Eucalyptus

Private cloud software with AWS compatibility.
Featured Tool // Category Cloud Computing

OpenSMTPD vs Postfix

Popular comparison
  • OpenSMTPD - Secure SMTP server implementation from the OpenBSD project.
  • Postfix - Fast, easy to administer, and secure Sendmail replacement.

Snort

Snort is a free and open source network intrusion prevention system (NIPS) and network intrusion detection system (NIDS) created by Martin Roesch in 1998.
Featured Tool // Category Security

Containers-as-a-Service (CaaS): Hope or Hype?

If containers are infrastructure, why do we need a new acronym, rather than using IaaS? Are containers actually different? What could CaaS mean?
Article Added by: Kasia66 // blog.cloud66.com