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How to Secure Apache with Let’s Encrypt Ubuntu 16.04

  In this tutorial, we will examine how to secure Apache with Let’s Encrypt for the Ubuntu 16.04 operating system.   We will first examine an overview of Let’s Encrypt, certificate authorities, and then dive into a step by step guide to install & configure Let’s Encrypt on your Ubuntu 16.04 VPS servers and the review how […]

How to Setup & Configure VestaCP on Ubuntu 16.04

Tags: , , , , Date/Time: June 9, 2019 @ 6:56 am, by Dusko Savic

VestaCP is a versatile open-source control panel for Linux machines. It provides a point & click, clutter-free interface, simplifying server administration tasks at the same time.   In this tutorial we will walk you through the process of installation, configuration, and first time usage of this free and open-source web hosting control panel.

Install and Secure phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 16.04 VPS

Tags: , , , , , , Date/Time: June 7, 2019 @ 6:53 am, by Dusko Savic

With this tutorial, you will be able to install and secure phpMyAdmin, the most popular program for accessing MySQL and MariaDB databases on Internet servers.

How To Install And Configure Postfix on Ubuntu 16.04

Tags: , , , , , , Date/Time: June 7, 2019 @ 6:49 am, by Dusko Savic

With this tutorial, you will learn how to install and use Postfix, an open-source mail transfer agent. With Postfix, you will be able to send and receive e-mail, and also send them through third party SMTP servers, such as gmail.com.

Set Up And Configure Postfix E-Mail Server with Dovecot On Ubuntu 16.04

Tags: , , , , , , Date/Time: May 31, 2019 @ 6:08 pm, by Dusko Savic

Set Up And Configure Postfix E-Mail Server with Dovecot With this tutorial, we assume that you have already installed Postfix, an open-source mail transfer agent. After that, we install and configure Dovecot, an open source IMAP and POP3 email server for Linux/UNIX-like systems. Finally, we shall install SquirrelMail, a mail user interface, to show that […]

Migrating a Magento Installation from Apache2 to NGINX on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Tags: , , , , , , Date/Time: May 28, 2019 @ 6:48 am, by Elliot Cooper

Magento is one of the worlds leading e-commerce CMS solutions and is used by over 200K websites. What makes Magento such an appealing e-commerce CMS is that Magento offers a free, community edition of their platform. Anyone with some Linux knowledge and access to a modest virtual machine can get their online store up and […]

How to Set Up a Minecraft Server on Your VPS

Tags: , , , , , , Date/Time: May 27, 2019 @ 6:31 am, by Dusko Savic

This tutorial will show you how to set up and configure your own Minecraft server on a VPS. We will be installing SpigotMC, a highly optimized Minecraft server, written in Java, with integrated support for plugins. In the end, you will have a Minecraft server always ready for you and your friends to play on.

How to Install ISPConfig 3 on Ubuntu 18.04

Tags: , , Date/Time: May 17, 2019 @ 9:18 am, by Rhyan Solomon

ISPConfig is arguably the most complete open source server administration control panel in existence. Developed by Till Brehm of projektfarm in 2005, it has stood the test of time and endured as the de facto favorite among serious self-hosters and hosting agencies alike. Not only does ISPConfig offer a full-featured control panel for managing multiple […]

How to Set Up a Node.js Application On Ubuntu 16.04 VPS

Tags: , , , , Date/Time: May 15, 2019 @ 3:35 pm, by Dusko Savic

How to Set Up a Node.js Application On Ubuntu 16.04 VPS Node.js is an open source, cross platform, server side environment for building fast and scalable network applications. Node.js applications are written in JavaScript and executed by Google’s V8 JS engine. It effectively allows you to run JavaScript code on the server. Here are some […]

How To Set Up A Laravel Application on Ubuntu 16.04 VPS

Tags: , , , Date/Time: May 15, 2019 @ 3:28 pm, by Dusko Savic

How To Set Up A Laravel Application on Ubuntu 16.04 VPS Let us presume that you have already set up an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS server with Apache and that you have installed a bare bones Laravel app. In this tutorial we shall install and create a MySQL database and connect the app to it. The […]

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