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Monitoring tools for non-distro Hadoop

I've built a Hadoop cluster by installing most packages manually (using binaries or source). I opted not to use a custom distribution like Cloudera, MapR or Hortonworks, since I wanted the flexibility ...
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Do you monitor servers manually as well in conjunction to automated monitoring?

I was in a dicussion with a colleague today and I mentioned how servers are not proactively monitored in a manual way (i.e. rdp to random servers, and do some manual checks - this would go in ...
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is there an automated, general, way to schedule sending/receiving files

We currently have several custom (perl) processes which upload/download clients to/from clients (ftp,sftp,web,etc.). These processes send success or failure emails to various addresses. Some processes ...
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How do I discover locally installed printers on all computers

I need to create a list of computers on the network that will also tell me what printers are installed on each machine. I would then need to further filter only those that are Local drivers, and ...
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“What happens?” server performance monitor

After reviewing some thread about server monitoring software I end up with a simple question: Which of the server monitoring tools should I use for automatic detection of "abnormal" situations with ...
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Free centralized system monitoring for Ubuntu

Canonical's Landscape service seems really nice. Is there any free alternatives? If not directly, what would you recommend to administer number of Ubuntu (and Debian) servers? Main use cases would be ...