New App Released on ClearOS 7 Business: Attack Detector
The Attack Detector app scans your system for authentication failures across various types of services installed on your system. If the failure threshold is reached, the app will block the attacking system. For example, it is a common tactic for spammers to guess a valid username/password combination for sending unsolicited outbound mail. The Attack Detector detects the failed login attempts and actively blocks the spammer.

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by Colin Kelly
Wahoo! Six New ClearOS 7 Master Download Mirrors Are Live
You asked for it! ClearOS now has new master download mirrors in six new geographies including: Amsterdam, Frankfurt, New Zealand, London, Singapore and of course Utah. If you are considering setting up a public mirror site for ClearOS please email mirrors@clearcenter.com for guidelines to make sure that your mirror is consistent with the other mirror sites and new master mirrors.

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by Colin Kelly
Top 6 Security Apps For ClearOS

In less than 4 years mankind has taken the internet, which was built to resist destruction by nuclear weapons and made it vulnerable to IoT devices, such as TV's, web cameras, toasters and much more. 

As of last Friday (2016/10/21) the world observed a new type of massive terabit-per-second DDoS attack using some of the IoT devices listed above and caused the largest internet blackout in US history. Almost every corner of the web was affected in some way -- streaming services like Spotify, social sites like Twitter and Reddit, and news sites like Wired and Vox appeared offline to large chunks of the eastern seaboard.

Ever wonder if your new TV sends encrypted traffic every other hour? Or ever wonder if your new video door bell can be seen by others? Or ever wonder if your new webcamera can be used in a massive DDoS attack like the one on Friday? Well here are 6 Security Apps for ClearOS to help you start answering some of these questions and then protect your home and/or business from this new type of threat...

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by Michael Proper
Review: 5 Open Source Alternatives For Routers/Firewalls

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by Colin Kelly
DIY: Replace Windows Small Business Server with ClearOS
If your small business or non-profit is looking for an inexpensive way to replace Windows Small Business Server, Jack Wallen says ClearOS should be your first choice. Find out what he likes so much about this open source, do-it-all server OS.

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by Colin Kelly
Five Linux Server Distros Worth Checking Out
Pretty much any of the nearly 300 Linux distributions you'll find listed on Distrowatch can be made to work as servers. Here are those that stand out above the rest.

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by Colin Kelly
Introducing the All-New, ClearBOX 700 Hybrid Smart Clusters
ClearCenter is pleased to announce its flagship line of ClearBOX Hybrid Smart Servers, configured as a full cluster, failover solution. ClearBOX 700 Hybrid Smart Clusters are designed to give maximum performance, scalability, and cost effectiveness. These servers deliver over one hundred functions for businesses, schools, government institutions and every other environment.

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by Colin Kelly
Slected As #1 Server Distro By Linux Voice

And again, ClearOS get's named by Linux Voice the #1 server distribution in the world for it's variety of server functions. Saying it best "The "Clear" advantage is its larger repository of supported server software... See how other stack up from 

Linux Voice perspective

 

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by Colin Kelly
Introducing the All-New, ClearBOX 500 Hybrid Smart Clusters
ClearCenter is excited to announce the ClearBOX 500 Hybrid Smart Clusters. For the first time, ClearBOX, and the 100+ IT Functions included are now available in a full cluster. This includes all failover functions expected from an enterprise cluster.

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by Colin Kelly
Introducing the 4th Generation, ClearBOX 300 (HA) Hybrid Smart Appliances
ClearCenter is excited to announce the release of the 4th Generation, ClearBOX 300 (HA) Hybrid Smart Appliances. This combination of next generation small business servers, combined with networking and security needs...

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by Colin Kelly
Hybrid Service Providers: Who Are They?

"In a secret meeting room at a massive IT conference, Michael Proper is holding court. Watch the doorway to this hidden meeting room, and you’ll notice Fortune 500 IT executives, midmarket leaders and channel partners entering, disappearing for an hour or two, and then reemerging in the world we know. Heck, a rogue blogger may have even found his way into the room…

What exactly is going on behind those closed doors? Ahem, mum’s the word (at least for now). But you can find some clues if you track recent, publicly announced developments at ClearCenter, which offers a management platform (and more) for on-premises and cloud services...

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by Joe Panettieri
Introducing the all new ClearBOX 700 Series Hybrid Smart Server

ClearCenter is excited to announce the release of the all new ClearBOX 700, Hybrid Smart Servers. This long awaited addition to the ClearBOX lineup delivers Hybrid IT, inclusive of enterprise functions, at small business prices. With life timing is everything, and with technology we know the timing for turn-key, smart, hybrid technology is now, and ClearBOX 700 is making this…

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by Colin Kelly

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