Category Archives: Case Studies

Cron and Daemons: K2Awards Case Study

Purpose Demonstrate creative use of daemons and cron using K2Awards Background K2Awards has a complex trophy builder, called jthumb, that uses ImageMagick to dynamically create trophy images. K2Awards has hundreds of thousands of possible trophy combinations, we use the jthumb script to create images representing those trophy combinations. We trade hard disk space, for webpage…
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3 Creative, Unique Use Cases of PRTG

Not winning a contest sucks. This whole "it's not about winning" thing is a lot of nonsense. However, if participants receive a separate prize after a contest because of special creativity, then they really deserve it. Today we would like to introduce 3 participants of our Sensor Story Contest, who were not among the original…
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