Store LeaseWeb data traffic in OpenTSDB time series database using Python script, LeaseWeb API v2 and Python client to OpenTSDB.
LeaseWeb released a new version of API that will deprecate the old one, so it is the perfect time to update the Python script using v1 api and switch to API v2 before May 31.
Debian Wheezy provides an ancient version of pip utility for installing Python packages. To put it very simply, it does not work anymore as it is not using HTTPS protocol, but fortunately this issue can be quickly fixed.
LeaseWeb provides an API that can be used to request information about servers and perform some maintenance tasks like update reverse DNS entries, null route IP addresses, reboot specific server or launch rescue/reinstallation process. I will show you how to request and display identifiable information about servers in each location including data traffic details.
A long time ago, I wrote several blog posts which related to Ubiquiti devices, especially monitoring using Cacti rrdtool-based graphing solution. These are probably obsolete now, but someone has pursued this idea further…
After a longer period of time, I have decided to install Kolab and use it as a personal information manager. The installation process went as expected until the setup process tried to install the Roundcube database and failed miserably.