Tagged: web server

Installing awstat

Installing Awstat for analyzing Apache logs

AWSTAT is free an  very powerful log analyser tool for apache log files. After analyzing logs from apache, it present them in easy to understand graphical format. Awstat is short for Advanced Web statistics &...

password protect apache

Password Protect APACHE Directory with Basic Authentication

In our earlier tutorials, we have discussed ‘how we can create a apache server’ ‘secure it using an SSL certificate’ & also learned ‘some tips for Hardening apache server’. In this tutorial, we are...

securing apache

12 Important things to do for securing APACHE Web Server

Hello Linux-fanatics, previously we have discussed how we can install & configure apache web server & then secure it using a SSL certificate. Apache is used for web hosting for millions of websites (I...

creating LEMP server

Beginner’s guide for creating LEMP server

In our previous tutorials, we discussed Nginx server & its installation. Since this is a web server, it can replace apache in LAMP stack (read about LAMP stack HERE). So synonym for combination of ...

installing nginx server

Beginner’s guide for installing NGINX server & configuring Virtual hosts (Server Blocks)

Nginx is a great alternative to apache & has been gaining popularity in recent times. Though Nginx has been known to being a web server with less modules/add-ons & more complex settings than apache but...

pound load balancer

Load Balancing web servers using POUND Load Balancer

Load balancing for a web server refers to evenly distribution of incoming traffic across two or more backend servers. Load balancing leads to increased server functionality, decreased traffic congestion leading to faster page load...