VFX.engineering Development for post-production and visual effects

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Every wondered what open source resources you should know about when starting your own IT driven post-production/vfx studio? This list contains important tools, projects and links to create, setup, monitor and enhance your infrastructure. Inspired and forked by Awesome-sysadmin.

Backups

Backup software.

Cloning

Cloning software.

Cloud Computing

Cloud Orchestration

Cloud Storage

Code Review

Web Based collaborative code review system.

Collaborative Software

Collaborative software or groupware suites.

Configuration Management Database

Configuration management database (CMDB) software.

Configuration Management

Configuration management tools.

Continuous Integration & Continuous Deployment

Continuous integration/deployment software.

Distributed Filesystems

Network distributed filesystems.

DNS

DNS servers.

Hosting Control Panels

Web hosting control panels

IMAP/POP3

IMAP/POP3 mail servers.

IT Asset Management

IT Assets Management software.

LDAP

LDAP servers.

Log Management

Log management tools: collect, parse, visualize ...

Monitoring

Monitoring software.

Metric & Metric Collection

Metric gathering and display software.

Network Configuration Management

Network configuration management tools.

Newsletters

Newsletter software.

NoSQL

NoSQL databases.

Comparison of NoSQL servers: http://kkovacs.eu/cassandra-vs-mongodb-vs-couchdb-vs-redis

Packaging

Queuing

RDBMS

Relational DBMS.

Security

Security tools.

Service Discovery

SMTP

SMTP servers.

Software Containers

Operating system–level virtualization.

SSH

SSH tools.

Statistics

Analytics software.

Ticketing systems

Web-based ticketing system.

Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting Tools.

Project Management

Web-based project management and bug tracking systems.

Version control

Software versioning and revision control.

Virtualization

Virtualization software.

VPN

VPN software.

XMPP

XMPP servers.

Webmails

Webmail applications.

Web

Web servers.

Web Performance

Wikis

Wiki software.

Resources

Various resources, such as books, websites and articles, for improving your skills and knowledge.

Blogs

Books

Sysadmin related books.

Editors

Open source code editors.

Newsletters

Repositories

Software package repositories.

Websites

Useful sysadmin related websites.