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How to protect an appliance from unauthorized copy?

At the company I work for, we plan to build an appliance to simplify the deployment of our products. We will probably run a VM with docker containers underneath (containing the products) and a web ...
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Dell Kace K1000 - Create a software record?

Trying to manage some application deployment on a Kace K1000. Attempting to add a program to the software library prompts me with the error: Please select a software record from the dropdown list. ...
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linux status/info screen for appliance

I've been messing around with CentOS5 recently. I've made a piece of software that runs when the server boots and does what I need it to do. Since the software is network/web related, I don't need ...
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Mara systems border firewall with pfSense

I just bought a used Mara systems Border firewall with pfSense installed on it. I want to reset it or reinstall pfSense because I cant reach the WebGUI or anything. Does anyone know how to go about ...
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Open source replacement for Google search appliance? [closed]

We're looking for something to replace a dead Google Mini search appliance. Google's website hasn't worked for two weeks so you can't order one and they can't be contacted. (What a way to run a ...
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Security in shared hosting vs VPS 'virtual appliances'

I have to change my hosting provider. Right now I have a shared hosting account but I'm considering trying the LAMP stack appliance from turnkeylinux.org. I'm very comfortable with using linux, I've ...
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Photoshop virtual appliance [closed]

Is there a Photoshop virtual appliance? I failed at Googling for one. In other words, is there a pre-packaged virtual machine that is intended to simply run Photoshop scripts? Lastly, is there a ...
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Dedicated Print Server appliance?

I am looking to replace several hundred servers in my organization that happen to each be at a remote location. Our only hangup is printing, as the servers currently act as File/Print servers for each ...
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Best way to build a minimal Linux appliance [closed]

I'd like to build an open source appliance that runs a Linux kernel. What are my options here? I thought about building Linux from scratch (LFS), include my software, and then build an installer that ...
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LDAP Virtual appliance

Is there any virtual appliance that has LDAP installed, if possible based on linux? I want to test LDAP and would like to get it installed and configured in a virtual machine.
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X509 PKI Managment Appliance

Can anybody recommend a X509 managment appliance? The needs are rather basic, it should provide secured storage of private keys and the certificates for users and hosts, offer an overview of ...
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Where could I source the hardware components to create a (commercially viable) embedded Linux / BSD appliance? [closed]

I'm looking to pilot an Enterprise Linux / BSD appliance in the field and would like to have a 'few' options when it comes to hardware, I haven't had much luck finding hardware solutions (but I'm ...
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Replacement for Sonicwall TZ series firewall [closed]

I am looking for a relatively cheaper alternative to the Sonicwall TZ series firewall/wireless router device. The main features I am looking for are: 1. Wireless router capability on a separate ...
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Creating a server appliance running Debian

Is there a main or recommended way to build a Debian server appliance to host a web application at the customer's location.
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How to mirror a VM directory on a the host machine?

Doing web development I love having all the tools I've grown used to right here at my disposal. Right here, meaning on my local machine. I don't mind popping Vim for a quit edit or config setting on a ...
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Barracuda spam filter alternative - virtualization/appliance friendly?

I've sold and deployed Barracuda spam and web filters for years. I've always thought that the functionality was good (Barracuda Central, easy interface, effective filtering), but the hardware on the ...
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Price markup on a vendor's appliance [closed]

What's the normal markup for the price of an appliance from a software vendor? The appliance comes loaded with an image that has their application and server. The cost of the software and support ...
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Cost-effective firewall/load-balancer appliance

We looking for a firewall/load-balancer appliance for our solution running on co-located servers in a data-center. The appliance should have a throughput of 200 Mbps, and preferably have some scaling ...
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Need recommendations for a hardy scanner that has a robust feeder tray

In the early days of our company all our information came in on paper and all of what we sold was on paper. Because of this we literally rent our an old bank vault to house the millions of sheets of ...
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Symantec Mail Security 8240 OS

What's the operating system and version on a Symantec Mail Security 8240 appliance?
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What are some possible backup strategies for network appliances?

My company ships an appliance that runs on Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard. It runs SQL Server 2008 Express R2 as well. The appliance generates content by recording video from IP cameras so we ...
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Pros and cons of using appliances

I previously had negative feelings toward dedicated appliances. I enjoy getting my hands dirty and knowing the ins and outs of our infrastructure. However, after some discussion with my colleague ...
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Easy to Administer Open Source Groupware Appliance for Virtual Environment

I'm looking for a virtual appliance that supports all features of a groupware and takes care of OS updates, etc. automatically or via the administration UI. Zimbra has all the features, but is lacking ...
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Is Python django ready Virtual Machine freely available

I was looking at this link http://www.vmware.com/appliances/directory/289 Is it free to download or its paid , i cant find the link
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Simple NAT router for ESX

I'm looking for a simple virtual appliance that I can deploy to my ESX environment to use as a virtual NAT router / firewall to create an isolated network that I can easily give internet access too. ...
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VirtualPC Trac appliance

Does anybody know a Trac appliance for VirtualPC? I have seen many in vmware, but i prefer virtualpc.
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VPN deployment on software appliances

I'm working on a software appliance based on linux platform. I want to have a secured way of reaching every installed appliance over the Internet for remote debugging and support. In order to traverse ...
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Cobalt Raq 2 and Raq 3 - Replace HD

I have an old Cobalt Raq 2 and Raq 3. They have small hard drives. Can I replace it with like a 320gb or larger? How would I restore the OS to the new drive? Could I image the small HD on my mac ...
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What's the best VMWare appliance for a Tomcat deployment environment on CentOS? [closed]

Such a VM should be well-maintained with latest updates.
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firewall vpn for small business - cisco asa 5505 vs. citrix access gateway 2010 vs. sonicwall sslvpn 2500 vs.juniper sa 2500 [closed]

I have a small office network with about a dozen servers and <50 users. The internet connection is currently a T1 through a cheap netopia firewall. I'd like to upgrade and get ssl vpn. I'm very ...
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virtual appliance resources

I'm fairly new to appliances but have become a big fan of virtualization. Are there any other resources where I can find and download virtual appliances outside of vmware's website? Or do I just need ...
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Reverse Proxy Appliance

The company at which I am working is looking to upgrade their reverse proxies from an old FreeBSD install. We just installed Cisco IronPort appliances for standard web filtering and we really like the ...