In the NETWAYS HQ we have been enjoying a beautiful autumn, and- befitting the time of the year- trying out various types of tea, while finishing the last preparations for the Open Source Monitoring Conference!

Right now the OSMC  is taking place here in Nuremberg. Julia reminded us again why the OSMC is the highlight of our (conference-) year in the blog series OSMC | Take a glance back. Why you should Give your Foreman a greater toolbox will be demonstrated at the OSCamp in Nuremberg. Julia presented some of the speakers and boosted our curiosity and anticipation by revealing some of the topics.

News from the NETWAYS shop

Our apprentice Leonie wrote her very first blogpost this month! She presented news from the HW group in HW group stellt vor: Ares-Serie als LTE-Version. And she also wrote about alerting with SMSEagle and Braintower in Darf es ein wenig Alarmierung sein? Nicole also shared news from the HW-Group: Die SD-Geräte sind erhältlich! It is now possible to upgrade your SMS Eagle to 4G. Leonie explained how in Nachrüstoption von SMSEagle 3G auf 4G.

And the rest of Sales?

With the newest update, STARFACE has improved some functions, but unfortunately an error crept in. If this affects you, read Christan`s advice on how to solve the problem in STARFACE – SIP Probleme beheben. Martin brought up the advantages of our VPN as a service in NETWAYS Cloud: Sichere Tunnel mit VPNaaS

DEV on tour

London calling! Michi shared news after the GitLab Commit in London. GitLab’s first European user conference. Apparently, this month was all about GitLab for Michi. Also read his thorough how-to: GitLab CI Runners with Auto-scaling on OpenStack. And Michi just kept on travelling and writing! It was time for another journey with several NETWAYS colleagues to the DevOpsDays Ghent: Celebrating 10 years DevOps culture. Alexander encouraged us to never give up because nothing is impossible in this technical blog C++Go. Halb C++ – halb Go.

What was on our consultants` minds?

in Data Is Beautiful – Daten hübsch visualisiert Tobias recommended a YouTube channel where data from seemingly random subjects are visualized nicely. Afeef showed us advantages of working with the Icinga Director in Zentraler Director mit verschiedenen Director-Datenbanken als Backend. Alexander and Lennart took a trip to Milan for the Milano – PostgreSQL Conference Europe 2019. Alexander thought it was a great event and shared his personal highlights with us. Why is Dirk talking about setting up a local mirror in Icinga? Read about it in Einmal lokaler Mirror? Kommt sofort!

OpenStack in NWS

Georg showed us how easy it is to log in to the NETWAYS Web Services and start your first OpenStack project. Read OpenStack made easy – OpenStack Projekt starten und die erste Maschine anlegen and see for yourselves how simple the set-up is.


What can a company do in terms of sustainability? Catharina went over the current state at the NETWAYS HQ in Nachhaltigkeit in der Firma?. How does a walk in the forest effect our bodies and minds? Marius explained why a healthy forest is so important, not only for the environment but for each of us individually in Ab in den Wald! At NETWAYS we have a great team and the mix of different ages, interests and types totally works for us. At this moment, we have 15 apprentices learning from us, working with us, and also often teaching us. One of them shared a little information about himself in our series NETWAYS stellt sich vor. Read about Henrik!

Catharina Celikel
Catharina Celikel
Office Manager

Catharina unterstützt seit März 2016 unsere Abteilung Finance & Administration. Die gebürtige Norwegerin ist Fremdsprachenkorrespondentin für Englisch. Als Office Manager kümmert sie sich deshalb nicht nur um das Tagesgeschäft sondern übernimmt nebenbei zusätzlich einen Großteil der Übersetzungen. Privat ist der bekennende Bücherwurm am liebsten mit dem Fahrrad unterwegs.