We have been invited by the hotforex company to a presentation about how
FOSS technologies have helped then to built a reliable infrustructure.
We will also do a short presentation. Please if you want to present
something relevant to business (in English) they will need a
Here's an idea of what willbe the subject of the presentation:
Opening Introduction by HF Management (What is Hotforex… What we do… etc..)
HF Infrastructure Introduction (Who we are, what we do, what we use to
HF Infrastructure Case Studies:
Full FOSS Office: Ubuntu Workstation Brief, Automation Updates via
scripts, FOSS Backups regime, etc..
FOSS Ticketing Alternatives: Brief on how we reduced cost by utilizing
OTRS for a focalscope replacement, hurdles experienced during the
project, infrastructural brief on what it takes to run, etc…
HF FOSS Backbone - a showcase on the bare FOSS methodologies and
topology stack usage within HF IT Infrastructure. Topics like,
Clustering (Mariadb/MongoDB/GlusterFS/Nginx Webfarm/etc..),
Virtualization/OS Stack automation (migrating from VMWARE to XENSERVER
and its benefits, DebianOS vs CentOS vs other nix choices, etc…),
Realtime Monitoring of properties (zabbix/shinken/logstalgia)
HF Infrastructure Q/A - Taking questions from the CYLUG members.
The event will take place on 18/11/2014 at 7:00pm in Nicosia at Hustle
and you are free to invite whoever may be interested.