IT Management Linux News for Sep 10, 2009
Kings of Open Source Monitoring (Sep 10, 2009, 19:31)
InfoWorld: "Two network monitoring systems with
open source roots, OpenNMS and Zenoss, provide a bevy of features
at a lower (or no) cost than their high-end competitors, and can
scale to monitor large numbers of network nodes."
The Perfect Server - CentOS 4.8 Server i386 [ISPConfig 2] (Sep 10, 2009, 16:36)
HowtoForge: "This tutorial shows how to set up
a CentOS 4.8 server that offers all services needed by ISPs and web
hosters. This tutorial is written for the 32-bit version of CentOS
4.8, but should apply to the 64-bit version with very little
modifications as well."
Will KVM KO Xen?
(Sep 10, 2009, 15:49)
ServerWatch: "VMware's actions seemed to beg
the question of whether the show was intended to be a showcase for
virtualization technology in general or a way for VMware to get the
word out about its own progress."
Installing Nginx With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Fedora 11 (Sep 10, 2009, 09:08)
HowtoForge: "Nginx is known for its stability,
rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource
consumption. This tutorial shows how you can install Nginx on a
Fedora 11 server with PHP5 support (through FastCGI) and MySQL
Red Hat Challenges Ubuntu with KVM Support (Sep 10, 2009, 07:32)
WorksWithU: "After placing its bets for years
on Xen, Red Hat moved recently towards official support for KVM,
the virtualization hypervisor built into the Linux kernel. Here's a
look at what this change might mean for Ubuntu, which has promoted
KVM from the beginning."
How to Cope with File Server Permissions Hell (Sep 10, 2009, 01:32)
Enterprise Networking Planet: "Running a Samba
server or NAS appliance consolidates file storage beautifully for
centralized backup and management, but one thing has never been
easy: file permissions."