OpenQRM – data center and cloud management software

openQRM is an open source systems management platform which integrates with existing components in enterprise data centers.

This application focuses on automated, rapid-deployment, storage-manage, virtualization and cloud computing.

openQRM is a single-management console for the complete IT-infra structure and provides a well defined API which can be used to integrate third-party tools as additional plugins.

Features include:

  • Small and compact.
  • Easy to install.
  • Complete separation of “hardware” (physical servers and virtual machines) from “software” (server-images).
  • Support for different virtualization technologies.
  • Fully automatic Nagios configuration (single click) to monitor all systems and services.
  • High-availability : “N to 1” fail-over !
  • Ready-made-server-images via the image-shelf plugin.
  • Integrated storage management:
    • NFS.
    • Iscsi.
    • Aoe/Coraid.
    • NetApp.
    • Local-disk (transferring server-images to the local-disk).
    • LVM-Nfs (NFS on top of LVM2 to allow fast-cloning).
    • LVM-Iscsi (Iscsi on top of LVM2 to allow fast-cloning).
    • LVM-Aoe (Aoe on top of LVM2 to allow fast-cloning).
  • Support for all kinds of different deployment types.
  • Distribution support.
  • Developer friendly.
  • Support for multiple database types, e.g. MySQL, Oracle, DB2, and PostgreSQL.

Developer: openQRM Team
License: GNU GPL v2


openQRM is written in PHP and C. Learn PHP with our recommended free books and free tutorials. Learn C with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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