Monthly archives: October, 2008

A Slow Weekend, a Knife and a Garbage Bin

Growing up, one of the things my family and I never really participated in was Halloween.  Missing are the childhood memories of carving out a pumpkin into a Jack-O-Lantern. Most people don’t believe me when told that I have never made one.  I’m 31 at present. Last Halloween got me thinking that it’s about time…



Network Monitoring Systems

For the last few weeks I have been reviewing Network Monitoring systems. Cacti, Zabbix, Zenoss, Hyperic, Groundworks, OpManager and some others. I am working on a 100+ slide presentation, and hopefully will have this available by November 1st. I am staying away from reviewing commerical network monitoring systems because the cost can easily reach 10k+…