Tag: database

Migrating from Kali Linux 2 to Kali Linux 2016.1

The first edition of Kali Linux Rolling, Kali 2016.1, was released more than a week ago. It marks the end of Kali Linux 2 and the beginning of a new release regime. It’s still based on Debian Testing, so existing users don’t have to do anything …

How Netflix technology is improving data centre efficiency

What do recommendation engines for Amazon and Netflix have to do with better cloud computing? Thanks to a groundbreaking system from Stanford University, one is inspiring the other. When faced with their usual workloads, most servers are using around 20 percent of their capacity. One reason …

Hosting WordPress Blogs On Ubuntu With LAMP Support

Hosting your WordPress blogs on your own server is better than on a shared server. New webmasters will opt for shared environments as they’re easy to setup and manage. The one big hurdle of running your own server is you become the server, network and security …

Best Windows apps this week

One-hundred and seventy in a series. Welcome to this week's overview of the best apps and games released for Windows 8.x and Windows 10 in the past seven days. Several interesting games and apps were released this week including this week's "app of the week" Tap …

How To Install Zabbix 3 On Debian 8 and Ubuntu 16

Zabbix is an enterprise-class open source distributed monitoring solution that can be used to monitor and track performance and availability of network servers, devices and other IT resources. It supports distributed and WEB monitoring, auto-discovery, and more. I tested this how-to On Ubuntu 16.10, although it …

Blu-ray cracking software makers are giving up

It’s been a rough week for Blu-ray cracking software makers and their users. On Wednesday, Slysoft, makers of AnyDVD and AnyDVD HD ripping programs, replaced their entire website with a single message: “Due to recent regulatory requirements we have had to cease all activities relating to …

How to install Pligg CMS on Ubuntu 14.04

Pligg CMS is a free and open source Content Management System (CMS) written in PHP and using the popular open source MySQL database system for content storage. Pligg enables users to create an online community where anyone can submit articles, vote on them, and leave comments. …

How to Install MariaDB 10 on CentOS 7 CPanel Server

MariaDB is a enhanced open source and drop-in replacement for MySQL. It is developed by MariaDB community and available under the terms of the GPL v2 license. Software Security is the main focus for the MariaDB developers. They maintain its own set of security patches for …

Importing WordPress Databases Via CPanel

Few days ago I showed you how to backup WordPress databases via CPanel. That post can be view from here. If you’re new to hosting websites with WordPress online, these are some of the tasks you may want to learn. Learning how to backup and restore …

Install Flarum on an Ubuntu 14.04

In this article, we will explain how to install Flarum on an Ubuntu 14.04 VPS with MariaDB, PHP-FPM and Nginx. Flarum is an open-source forum software with a focus on simplicity written in PHP on top of the Laravel framework. This guide should work on other …

Install CumulusClips on CentOS 7

CumulusClips is a free and open source video sharing script that allows users to create their own video sharing website just like one of the most popular websites around, Youtube. CumulusClips is very easy to use and its installation is fast and straightforward. In this article …

How to use AUR aka Arch User Repository

Arch has a very huge repository of packages, however not everything is available through repos and oftentimes you may have to compile packages from AUR. While you can do it manually and it’s very easy, I tend to use tools like ‘yaourt’ to compile packages. How …

How to install Sylius on Debian 8

In this tutorial, we will explain how to install Sylius on a Debian 8 VPS with MariaDB, PHP-FPM and Nginx. Sylius is a modern e-commerce application build on top of Symfony 2 components. This guide should work on other Linux VPS systems as well but was …

How to install Joomla 3 on Ubuntu 14.04

Joomla is a very popular and user friendly free and open source content management system, based on PHP that allows you to easily create and manage a dynamic web site. It is used all over the world to power everything from simple, personal web sites to …

How to Install Asterisk and FreePBX on CentOS 7

In this tutorial we will show you how to install Asterisk and FreePBX on a CentOS 7 VPS. FreePBX is a free web based graphical user interface that controls and manages Asterisk. Asterisk is an open source software implementation of a telephone private branch exchange (PBX) …