ITGix is now an official Oracle supplier. Organizations worldwide are increasingly turning to the cloud. From the planning stage through implementation, enterprises are looking for the best software, applications, and services for a smooth transition to ensure ongoing success. They are willingly taking the initiative to migrate smarter and faster. Today comprehensive cloud management has become a […]
This is the first post of a mini-series dedicated to running Kubernetes hosted on AWS. The first post will be about the considerations we have made when proposing a production-ready and Enterprise-grade Kubernetes environment to our clients. I will go more technical, with the tools and AWS services we are using, in the next blog post, […]
Icinga2 is a great tool built upon the foundation of the well-known Nagios monitoring, inheritingall the pros it has to offer. With many plugins available in your repository and thousands more in the community-driven Nagios-exchange website, icinga2 is a very good choice for your infrastructure monitoring.I will cover some of the optional features that can be tweaked to suit your […]
The rule of the “cloud” has already been established and now we have multiple vendors fighting for market share. Many companies started relying on the cloud and seeking more and more automation and could services. It looks easy, you just select a cloud provider, use its services and you have several virtual machines or containers […]
Backup is an essential part of IT infrastructure management. Having HA solutions, RAIDs etc. doesn’t free you from the need for backup. In case of a human error all those techniques will not save you, only the backup will.
In my previous blog post, I was discussing how to monitor RabbitMQ as a centralized message Q of Openstack. Well, that’s quite important but the end goal of having a cloud is the instance on top of the machine. Most of you and especially the infrastructure guys who dig into monitoring will know what are the most […]
Last year we focused on Openstack technology and the projects behind it. We decided to stress on it and move our scope in that direction because of the rich features and flexibility that it provides. But as we know great power comes with great responsibility.
If you’re an administrator of virtualized environments you have definetly ran into IO performance issues. IO is the first bottleneck that one hits. Luckily persistant storage has evolved troughout the years and lately we see the high performant SSDs at a reasonable price, still far higher to allow organizations to fully migrate to SSD.