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PhpSysInfo

A customizable PHP script that displays information about your system nicely.
Featured Tool // Category Monitoring

check_mk vs Zabbix

Popular comparison
  • check_mk - Collection of extensions for Nagios.
  • Zabbix - Enterprise-class software for monitoring of networks and applications.

Yesterday

Cockpit

New multi-server web interface for Linux servers written in C.
Featured Tool // Category Control Panels

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Thruk

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

Claws Mail vs Sylpheed

Popular comparison
  • Claws Mail - Old school email client (and news reader), based on GTK+.
  • Sylpheed - Still developed predecessor to Claws Mail, lightweight mail client.

Genesis

A template framework for multi-environment BOSH deployments.
Featured Tool // Category Cloud Orchestration

ZBackup vs BorgBackup

Popular comparison
  • ZBackup - A versatile deduplicating backup tool.
  • BorgBackup - A fork of Attic deduplicating backup program written in Python.

Remmina

A Feature rich remote desktop application for linux and other unixes.
Featured Tool // Category Remote Management

Jenkins

An extendable open source continuous integration server.
Featured Tool // Category Continuous

restic

restic backup program
Featured Tool // Category Backups

Snipe IT vs GLPI

Popular comparison
  • Snipe IT - Asset & license management software.
  • GLPI - Information Resource-Manager with an additional Administration Interface.

Kafka vs NATS

Popular comparison
  • Kafka - A high-throughput distributed messaging system.
  • NATS - NATS Server is a simple, high performance open source messaging system for cloud native applications, IoT messaging, and microservices architectures.

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XenServer

Turnkey virtualization platform based on CentOS distribution, using Xen and an extended toolstack/API.
Featured Tool // Category Virtualization

Unbound vs dnsmasq

Popular comparison
  • Unbound - Validating, recursive, and caching DNS resolver.
  • dnsmasq - A lightweight service providing DNS, DHCP and TFTP services to small-scale networks.

Duplicity vs Duplicati

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

Knot DNS

High performance authoritative-only DNS server.
Featured Tool // Category DNS

OpenSMTPD vs Postfix

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

Duplicati

Store securely encrypted backups on cloud storage services!
Featured Tool // Category Backups

Proxmox VE vs oVirt

Popular comparison
  • Proxmox VE - Complete open source virtualization management solution.
  • oVirt - Manages virtual machines, storage and virtual networks.

pfSense

Firewall and Router FreeBSD distribution.
Featured Tool // Category Security

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.

Bareos

A fork of Bacula backup tool.
Featured Tool // Category Backups

VestaCP vs Sentora

Popular comparison
  • VestaCP - Hosting panel for Linux but with Nginx.
  • Sentora - Control panel for Linux, BSD, and Windows based on ZPanel.

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.

phpIPAM

Open source IP address management with PowerDNS integration.
Featured Tool // Category Network Configuration Management

netdata vs Zabbix

Popular comparison
  • netdata - Real-time performance monitoring, done right!
  • Zabbix - Enterprise-class software for monitoring of networks and applications.

MariaDB

Community-developed fork of the MySQL.
Featured Tool // Category RDBMS

Ajenti vs Webmin

Popular comparison
  • Ajenti - Control panel for Linux and BSD.
  • Webmin - Linux server control panel.