As of cacti, 1.x cacti support remote polling which allows you to have multiple servers act as pollers the remote pollers send the data to the main server that holds the graphs
this is a great solution for load balancing as well as the ability to have local pollers at remote locations to help with things like latency metrics.

Hey Everyone Just wanted to share some of my latest work  I have developed an interactive install wizard for Cacti written in BASH this script is currently written for Debian based systems but I am working on others Some of the main features are -download either chosen or latest version of cacti -autoconfigure database either

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Encryption-key

Hey All just a quick post on WordPress authentication keys You may have noticed that in the newer versions of WordPress that in the WP-config.php file there is a block of code asking for key passphrases. That is to support encrypted cookies for your users when they login if you don’t generate the keys what

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I have been playing around with the SwiftStack platform lately here is some info I got so far SwiftStack is an object storage platform similar to Amazon S3 but caters to data center operators or companies that require large amounts of data storage where AWS S3 may not a be an economical  option SwitftStack differs

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