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nginx with let's encrypt

Complete guide to configure SSL on Nginx with Let’s Encrypt (Ubuntu/Centos/RHEL)

Securing your websites with an SSL certificate is now a must for all website admins, else the web browsers will mark the website as unsafe to visit, causing the loss of website traffic. But...

redis master slave

Configuring redis MASTER SLAVE setup

We discussed in our previous tutorial, about redis server & its installation. In this tutorial, we will learn to create a redis cluster or rather a master slave setup for redis server. With master...

website's performance

How to Improve Your Website’s Performance (An Overview)

Recent studies show that it takes a consumer about half a second to form an opinion about a business website. The first impression your website makes will determine whether or not a visitor engages...

nginx reverse proxy

Simple way to configure Nginx Reverse Proxy

A reverse proxy is a server that takes the requests (http/https) & then transfers or distributes them to backend server. Backend server can be an application server like Tomcat, wildfly or Jenkins etc or...

Advantages of Using Syslog Server

Top 4 Advantages of Using Syslog Server

Understanding what is going on in your network environment is crucial to health of your system. Using a syslog server enables you to send event messages and multiple logs from your network devices to...

Backup Linux data to Amazon S3 with CloudBerry Backup

Recently we have started using an awesome solution to backup our Linux files and folders to Amazon S3 called Cloudberry Backup. CloudBerry Backup allows to perform backups of all Linux systems and available for...

DOCKER FOR LINUX

The (in)complete Guide To DOCKER FOR LINUX

This tutorial is actually a collection of Docker Tutorials that we have published (& will also update new tutorials that we add in future). The purpose of writing this tutorials is to actually make...

redirect http to https

Redirect http to https: Apache Server

SSL secured webstites or HTTPS has now become a must to have on website, especially those handling sensitive client information. Having a HTTPS enabled website means that a intruder can’t intrude to communication between...

SELinux

Beginner’s guide to SELinux

SELinux or Security Enhanced Linux is advanced access control mechanism which was developed by US security agency NSA to prevent malicious intrusions & tempering. It implements MAC (Mandatory Access control) over already present DAC...

dockerfile example

Learn to create Dockerfile with Dockerfile example

We have earlier discussed how to create a docker container & also learned some important commands for managing the containers. In this tutorial, we will learn about dockerfile, all its parameters/commands with dockerfile example....

Centralizing Logs

A brief on Popular Tools for Centralizing Logs

Log files are a record of important events and transactions from all your IT equipment, applications, and networks that helps in identifying and troubleshooting problems that arise. Logging is something that application developers, system...

real time Linux monitoring

Real Time Linux monitoring with GLANCES monitoring tool

Glances is an open source real time Linux monitoring system that aims at providing as much as information possible in as minimum as space possible. Glances is like top command but more refined with...

nmap command

Beginner’s reference guide to NMAP command

Network Mapper or NMAP command open source security tool & is said to be the best port scanner. It is mainly used for auditing the network security & for penetration testing. Nmap command displays...

Complete guide to Dual Boot Ubuntu 18.XX with Windows 10

Ubuntu 18.04 aka Bionic Beaver was released on April 26th, 2018 with a lot of changes on front end as well as on backend. Major change that anybody who has ever used Ubuntu, will...

install svn on ubuntu

Simple guide to install SVN on Ubuntu

SVN is a software versioning & revision control system, that has been around for a while now but is still being used by many. Though in recent years, Git & Git related applications are...

How to install GITHUB on Ubuntu : Step by Step

Github is a web based implementation of Git. Similar to Git, it is a distributed version control system & also offers the source code management functionality offer by Git. Github has all the features...