"What do you think of the current systems management
tools for Linux and Unix? Are they being utilized as much as they
could and what value do they bring?
"I think the current state is quite poor. Note, my goal is never
to directly connect to any of my machines, and I am only interested
in tools that allow me to repeatedly perform a given chunk of work,
so tools like Webmin are outside my area of interest because you
have to manage each machine individually..."