Want to know how to add a user to Ubuntu server? Here we’ll go over various methods to add users in Ubuntu – add users to groups, set up sudo, and even delete users!
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If you have a website and are keen to implement SSL, Let’s Encrypt is a great option. Here’s how to set up Let’s Encrypt in a Nginx Ubuntu server.
SoundWire lets you listen to audio from your PC on any of your Android phones using an Android app and a PC server. Here’s how to funnel audio with it.
SSH is used to provide secure and encrypted communication over a network and to control servers remotely. Here’s how to secure an SSH server in Ubuntu 14.04.
A PXE Server allows you to boot a Linux distro from a network and install it on hundreds of PCs at a time. Here’s how you can configure a PXE server in Ubuntu.
Zimbra Collaboration Suite is a collaborative software suite that includes an email server and web client. Use this guide to install it in Ubuntu server.
cURL is a very powerful cross-platform program used to get and send files to remote servers. It supports a very wide range of protocols. Here is an introduction guide to cURL.
When there are sudden increase of traffic to a server, it will crash. A solution to this is to use a load balancer. Here’s what you need to know about load balancing.
LAMP server may be the most common setup, but it may not be the best. This guide shows you how to setup LAMP alternative – Nginx, MariaDB and HHVM on your Linux server.
Logwatch is a powerful command line tool which aimed at helping with system log management.
Google apps comes with a cost that can escalate with the number of users. Roundcube is a free and useful open source webmail software that you can install on your own server.
If you’ve installed network accessible software or web apps on a server, you know what a task it can be. This is where Turnkey Linux really shines.
If you are planning to back up files to Dropbox from the terminal, Dropbox Uploader is the best solution for you.
The APT system in Ubuntu may be useful for installing applications, but it is not deploy a service/program. The Juju system aims to make access to server-based programs as simple as those for the desktop. Here’s how to use it.
For Linux users, knowing how to get around on the command line is an essential skill. But there are times where you might not remember a command or you actually need to edit a file. The Midnight Commander is an excellent tool to manage your files in the terminal.
Most guru will disapprove the using of GUI desktop on a server, but there are situations where a GUI desktop is desired. When such situations arise, you can make use of the instruction here to install a GUI desktop on your Ubuntu server that will only start on demand.
A lot of other cloud storage solutions have popped up in the last few months. Today, instead of reviewing how each of these services work, we will try to create our own cloud storage solution which can be hosted at our own Windows servers, whether local, remote or over the Internet.
This article was updated in Feb 2016 to reflect the changes in ownCloud installation. It is difficult to read any tech news and not see something about “the cloud”, cloud computing, cloud hosting, or at least something that mentions the word “cloud”. Many businesses have moved their entire software operations into the cloud, and many […]