The Awesome SysAdmin feed



PaaS product from Red Hat.
Synced from the Github list // Category Cloud Computing

Awesome SysAdmin Newsletter » 93

Top Stories
  • eNMS v2: a web-based app to automate your network graphically with netmiko/napalm/ansible workflows


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



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

Last 7 Days

Fail2Ban vs OSSEC

Popular comparison
  • Fail2Ban - Scans log files and takes action on IPs that show malicious behavior.
  • OSSEC - OSSEC is a HIDS that performs log analysis, FIM, rootkit detection, and much more.


Gluster Filesystem - (this is only a public mirror, see the README for contributing)
Featured Tool // Category Distributed Filesystems

LibreNMS vs Zabbix

Popular comparison
  • LibreNMS - fork of Observium.
  • Zabbix - Enterprise-class software for monitoring of networks and applications.

Chronicle Queue

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


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

ZBackup vs BorgBackup

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

Mediawiki vs DokuWiki

Popular comparison
  • Mediawiki - The collaborative editing software that runs Wikipedia.
  • DokuWiki - Simple to use and highly versatile wiki that doesn't require a database.


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

Snipe IT vs GLPI

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


Database management in a single PHP file (Source code)
Featured Tool // Category MariaDB

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.

Mutt vs Claws Mail

Popular comparison
  • Mutt - Small but very powerful text-based mail client.
  • Claws Mail - Old school email client (and news reader), based on GTK+.

Last 30 Days


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

tinc vs OpenVPN

Popular comparison
  • tinc - Distributed p2p VPN.
  • OpenVPN - Uses a custom security protocol that utilizes SSL/TLS for key exchange.


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


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


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

Duplicity vs Duplicati

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

RainLoop Webmail vs Roundcube

Popular comparison
  • RainLoop Webmail - Simple, modern & fast web-based email client
  • Roundcube - Browser-based IMAP client with an application-like user interface.


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

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.

Knot DNS

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

restic vs BorgBackup

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


keep your machine's shell history synchronize
Tool Added by msudgh into category Terminals