Clever things one can do with byobu / screen. I have a bunch of servers I need to monitor more or less constantly. I rigged up this aesthetically pleasing array of monitors so I get to look smart when someone, whilst I’m in the middle of programming or something, asks if server blah is having problems.
This one is of our main router / firewall / phone switch. Note the upper right pane where I can quickly sort out who’s using all the bandwidth; it’s iftop with the colorization patch. The left one is the Asterisk console. The bottom one is just syslog washed through grc.