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This document contains both quick start guides to on-boarding devices, navigating the application as well as in-depth references.

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This icon will make you aware of things that can cause havoc is a tool to configure, manage, monitor and administrate a large number of Linux devices. In contrast to other tools such as Chef or Puppet is specifically designed to work both with regular Linux devices as well as with embedded devices. It uses a RAM disk to prevent flash wear and is optimized to run using a minimum amount of resources. With you can access your devices and servers behind multi-level firewalls and beyond NAT routers as well as on mobile networks. State based configuration management is easily available through the GUI and through the qbee-connect tool it is possible to seamlessly combine with Ansible. In addition to providing automation, configuration and remote access collects metrics such as CPU load, file system usage and much more. This is supplemented with inventory discovery of libraries, open ports, registered users and also running process metrics.


The mission:
Manage, secure and orchestrate new and legacy (embedded) Linux IoT devices. Secure and control the Internet of Things by using a server automation mindset with technology specifically developed for embedded devices.


In contrast to many other tools uses a pull based agent on the remote device. This agent wakes at pre-determined intervals and establishes a secure connection to a central server. If there is a new configuration available the agent will download the new configuration and converge towards the indicated state. This state will constantly be monitored and maintained. If for some reason it is impossible to achieve the desired state an error message is issued. This concept allows offline devices (for example industrial controllers sitting in stock) to immediately converge towards the now current configuration. Since the device itself issues the connection works across most firewalls and also across mobile networks. But is not only a configuration management tool. It contains a plethora of functions that will make your life easier, all implemented through one highly secure SSL encrypted communication port using modern elliptic curve cryptography (ECDSA P-521).