Weekly Snap: CeBIT Stand & PuppetCamp, Icinga / Nagios & Puppet Courses

weekly snap18 – 22 February was all about events, workshops and training courses in Puppet, Icinga / Nagios and development.
Eva began by counting 58 days down to the OSDC with Christian Winkler’s presentation on “Ultra performant websites with varnish MP4”.
She also announced NETWAYS’ CeBIT stand whereabouts this year and reminded interested speakers to submit their talks to the Puppet Camp 2013 Call for Papers before 15 March.
Puppet Labs then trained our Puppet trainers Sebastian and Thomas in preparation for the upcoming Puppet courses they’ll be running.
Continuing with courses, Eva dished the details on Dirk and Christian’s three Nagios / Icinga workshops with iX.
Lastly, Markus shared his .vimrc and favourite VIM addons as our dev team re-emerged from their two-day blue-sky think camp with new processes and photos to show.

Weekly Snap: Icinga Workshops, Database Expansion & Fing for Home

2 – 6 April started spring with Icinga training courses and ideas for networks large and small.
From the Managed Services team, Sebastian offered his tips to expand LVM, MongoDB and PostgreSQL volumes while Marius shared his for managing home networks from your smart phone.
Eva announced our upcoming Icinga courses in Nuremberg on 7 – 11 May and Düsseldorf 21 – 25 May, ideal for beginners to monitoring. Register for the intensive workshops now!

Weekly Snap: Puppet 2.5, Python Debugger, OSDC Partners & Icinga/Nagios Training


26 – 30 March ended the month with a good mix of Python and Puppet tips, MySQL lessons and events.
Eva started by thanking our sponsors, Linux Magazin, Admin Magazin and SuSE in the lead up to the Open Source Data Center Conference on 25 – 26 April.
Sebastian then encountered a strange MySQL master-master cluster error while Eric explained how to use the Python Debugger and Bernd forwarded news of the latest Puppet Enterprise 2.5 release.
Lastly, Phillipp celebrated our inaugural Icinga/Nagios Availability Monitoring training course in Düsseldorf, with a second to come on 21 – 25 May.