My first ever icinga plugin

Icinga2 is a Monitoring Application. Its main purpose is to monitor services of specified hosts. You either see the errors on the Webpage or you receive a small mail with the error message, if configured. Icinga provides plugins like ping, ssh, diskspace and many more for those monitoring tasks, but you can create plugins as well. Plugins can be scripts (Shell, Python, Perl, Ruby, PHP, etc.) or compiled binaries (C, C++, Go). I really was curious about writing my own icinga2 plugin and here it is. Mine is completely written in Shell and solely tested on my QNAP TS-212 NAS. […]

Deploy Dash with Apache2

Ever wondered how you can deploy Dash(Plotly) on an Apache2 Server? With this article i want to guide you through this journey. As many others, Apache2 is a Webserver where you can publish your own websites and so your dash-app. Dash is a framework to create beautiful dashboards in python. By following the link below you can see a bunch of projects where dash has been used. Dash is coming with a tiny webserver itself. This webserver is for development only. Due to security i cannot recommend using it for production and so does the dash developer. During development […]