Cloudwatt provides an update of the Ubuntu 14.04 distribution image with all the system and security updates available as of January 14. We encourage you to use this latest version from now.
MediaWiki is a free and open-source wiki application. It was originally developed by the Wikimedia Foundation and runs on many websites, including Wikipedia, Wiktionary and Wikimedia Commons.It is written in the PHP programming language and uses a backend database.
Zabbix is free software to monitor the status of various network services, servers and other network equipment; and producing dynamic graphics resource consumption. Zabbix uses MySQL, PostgreSQL or Oracle to store data. According to the importance of the number of machines and data to monitor, the choice of the DBMS greatly affects performance. Its web interface is written in PHP.
Zabbix-server in a network is as follows:
We note in this architecture as Zabbix-server can monitor the hosts that are installed zabbix-agent or via SNMP daemon.
Minecraft is a game about breaking and placing blocks. Originally a sandbox video game created by Swedish programmer Notch, Minecraft is now developed and published by Mojang. Integrating exploration, resource gathering, crafting, and combat into a rewarding experience, Minecraft stays fresh through hours of play. Multiplayer provides yet another layer of depth as players band together to create vast structures beyond your imagination.
With this bundle anyone can easily deploy their own Minecraft server, easily accessible from the Minecraft launcher for play with friends or strangers.
Xonotic is an addictive, arena-style first person shooter with crisp movement and a wide array of weapons. It combines intuitive mechanics with in-your-face action to elevate your heart rate. Xonotic is and will always be free-to-play. It is available under the copyleft-style GPLv2 license.
The game has clients for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS, adapting to any system to provide an excellent play experience. This bundle deploys your personal Xonotic server in minutes, public or private, so that you can start playing with your friends in minutes.
Cloudwatt provides its clients the latest version of the CentOS distribution: 6.6
The image includes all system and security updates available as of December 8, 2015 applied.
You will find detailed information about this release on the CentOS website.
StrongSwan is an implementation of IPSec protocol under the GPL license. He was born by a fork of the FreeS/WAN project. The project was launched in 2005 with the goal of building a stable platform IPSec with X.509 extension.
What we will see in this episode will allow you to set up an IPSec tunnel with a minium of steps in order to have a secure and authenticated tunnel to an external area to the Cloudwatt platform.
Shinken is an application for system and network monitoring. It monitors specified hosts and services, alerting when systems go bad and when they get better. This is a free software licensed under the GNU AGPL. Shinken is fully compatible with Nagios software.
The deployment base chosen for this bundle is an Ubuntu trusty instance.The server Shinken, its web interface and its database are deployed in a single instance.
Graylog is an open source log management platform capable of manipulating and presenting data from virtually any source. At it’s core, Graylog consists of a 3-tier architecture:
Boasting this impressive architecture as well as a vast library of plugins, Graylog stands as a strong and versatile log management solution.
By following this guide you will deploy a compressed but fully functional version of Graylog: Graylog Web and Server as well as Elasticsearch all deployed on one instance. This is a great way to discover the potential of Graylog and explore it’s versatile web UI without expending many resources.
On November 2, 2015, Cloudwatt adopted the JUNO release of OpenStack.
On this new version, the OpenStack community had decided to change the backups enforcement procedure to improve the consistency of snapshots that were not guaranteed by the “hot snapshot” (no flush of data RAM and no blocking File System to prevent code writing during the snapshot).