USM is: A web-based server management tool for Ubuntu Linux is under development. Features include the ability to manage multiple profiles and user accounts and install new software remotely. Suitable for both home and business thanks to its flexible plug-in architecture. In time it will be able to
... [More] fulfill requirements such as backups, e-mail and streaming.
Designed to fulfill these Roles.
Small Business Server [Less]
I created Pulsar OS because there is no solaris distribution available, that fits my needs. There are a few live cd’s and installers out there, but no distribution has only read only access to the disk. I needed this to build a homeserver nas for my media. I have a via epia motherboard with a cf
... [More] card plugged in. On CF cards you should not write to much, because you only have a limited range of write access. Thats why I started with the pulsar development. At boot time the whole system will be loaded into the ram (as other distributions).
To avoid heavy usage of ram i mount the usr filesystem read only from the disk itself. This avoids the heavy writes from the operating system. I also trimmed the filesystem of opensolaris and removed unnecessary libs and binaries to clean up some space. [Less]
Open Home Server - OHS OHS will be a complete homeserver used as NAS, backup-space, central user-management, media-streamer, ... It will have a easy to use web-interface for configuration of the Services.