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Scalr: The Efficient Cloud Management Tool

You can manage your cloud efficiently with the Scalr cloud management tool. Scalr’s integrated software enables users to manage and control public, private and multi-cloud environments. It has extensive documentation, which covers a…


The Internet of things (IoT)

The IoT is a technology in the making and we can experience it in small ways, even now. The author presents an ‘appetite whetting’ article on it, highlighting its vast potential while also…


Observium The Tireless Network Monitor

Network monitoring involves constant monitoring of how the network functions by collecting useful data from its various parts, which helps to alert the network administrator in case of failures. Observium is an open…

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An Overview of Apache Cassandra

This article explores Apache Cassandra, an open source distributed database management system that is capable of handling large amounts of data across many servers with high availability and no single point of failure….

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Eclipse: The Versatile IDE Python

Eclipse is free and open source software that can be used to develop applications by means of various plugins. It may also be used to develop applications in other programming languages. Eclipse is…


An Introduction to Docker

Learn about Docker, which is an open source project that can automate the deployment of software applications inside software containers. Docker can be provisioned on any infrastructure, be it laptops or the public cloud….

The Best Open Source Storage Solutions: An Overview

The Best Open Source Storage Solutions: An Overview

Millions of bytes of data are being generated every moment, every day, around the world, and this volume will only increase in the future. The storage of all these bytes has become a…

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An Overview of OpenShift

OpenShift provides all the resources needed to develop, host and scale Web applications in the public or private cloud. Available on GitHub, it has built-in support for various Web application frameworks. This article…

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iptables: The Default Linux Firewall

This article deals with iptables, which is a built-in firewall in Linux. The authors explain the commands to configure iptables for various situations, thus making this a must-read for newbies. The term ‘firewall’…

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Ten Tools for Configuration Management

Configuration management (CM) comprises the detailed description and updating of information related to an enterprise’s software and hardware. This article lists the top 10 free and open source tools that can help you…

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