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Million of visitors per day with a super cheap  php mysql server using nginx and varnish

Million of visitors per day with a super cheap php mysql server using nginx and varnish

These instructions are the rather verbose, but hopefully easy enough to follow, steps to build a new Linux server using Varnish and Nginx to build a php application on a cheap server , all costing under $15 a month, capable of sustaining million hits per day, (we use blitz.io to…

Category : Networking   28-05-2013   by admin admin

Ubuntu UFW Firewall - Uncomplicated Firewall for Ubuntu

Ubuntu UFW Firewall - Uncomplicated Firewall for Ubuntu

Introduction to UFW - Uncomplicated Firewall The default firewall configuration tool for Ubuntu is ufw. Developed to ease iptables firewall configuration, ufw provides a user friendly way to create an IPv4 or IPv6 host-based firewall. By default UFW is disabled. Gufw is a GUI that is available as a frontend. Basic Syntax and…

Category : Networking   27-05-2013   by admin admin

3 Ways to Get High Rankings Despite Algorithm Changes

3 Ways to Get High Rankings Despite Algorithm Changes

Representatives from Google have said they change search engine algorithms as many as hundreds of times per year. This reality hit the Internet world particularly hard in 2012, as many of the algorithm changes that occurred meant that people who specialized in search engine optimization had to completely change strategies…

Category : Networking   10-05-2013   by admin admin

Open Compute Project To Develop An Open Switch

Open Compute Project To Develop An Open Switch

  The Open Compute Project (OCP), a Facebook-backed  initiative that aims to develop cheaper, more energy efficient data centre designs, has announced it will begin work on a specification and a reference box for an open, OS-agnostic top-of-rack switch. The development process will be outlined at the first-ever OCP Engineering Summit, being held at Massachusetts…

Category : Networking   09-05-2013   by admin admin

Setup VNC server for remote desktop management in Ubuntu 12.04

Setup VNC server for remote desktop management in Ubuntu 12.04

   VNC is a protocol that is used to share the desktop with other users/computers over the network/Internet.In order to share a desktop, VNC server must be install and configure on the computer and VNC client must be run on the computer that will access the shared desktop. When we install…

Category : Networking   24-04-2013   by admin admin

Install ISPCONFIG 3 in UBUNTU 12.04

Install ISPCONFIG 3 in UBUNTU 12.04

  Note: This is work in progress! You should probably test this in a virtual machine first and play around with various settings. There are a lot of tutorials over the Internet about how to configure an Ubuntu server for ISPConfig. I usually follow them, after all there aren’t so many variations on…

Category : Networking   11-04-2013   by admin admin

How To Reset ISPCONFIG 3 Admin Password

How To Reset ISPCONFIG 3 Admin Password

  Losing/Forgetting your ISPConfig 3 administrator password is annoying, but can happen to anyone! (link tip: KeePassX) To reset the password, you need to follow the few steps below. You will need the root login for MySQL, you can find that information a ISPConfig 3 config file. cat /usr/local/ispconfig/server/lib/mysql_clientdb.conf $clientdb_host = ‘localhost’; $clientdb_user = ‘root’; $clientdb_password =…

Category : Networking   11-04-2013   by admin admin

Php: Introduction to Mysqli Extension

Php: Introduction to Mysqli Extension

  Experienced developers eschew the original MySQL extension because of its abandoned status in PHP. Nascent web developers, however, may be completely oblivious to its dormant past and dying future. Introductory tutorials for connecting to MySQL from PHP are certainly abundant, as is evident from a simple “php and mysql tutorial” Google…

Category : Networking   11-04-2013   by admin admin

Enable SSH Secure Shell in Ubuntu 12.10

Enable SSH Secure Shell in Ubuntu 12.10

  This brief tutorial shows you how to enable SSH in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin. This request came in from one of our readers who wanted to know how to enable SSH in Ubuntu 12.04. As you may already know, SSH is a secure communication protocol that lets you remotely access…

Category : Networking   11-04-2013   by admin admin

How to install LAMP (Linux,Apache,Mysql,Php) in Ubuntu 12.10

How to install LAMP (Linux,Apache,Mysql,Php) in Ubuntu 12.10

About LAMP LAMP stack is a group of open source software used to get web servers up and running. The acronym stands for Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP. Since the virtual private server is already running Ubuntu, the linux part is taken care of. Here is how to install the rest. Set…

Category : Networking   11-04-2013   by admin admin

How to install and configure vsftpd FTP server in Ubuntu 12.10

How to install and configure vsftpd FTP server in Ubuntu 12.10

  This tutorial focuses on how to setup vsftpd server on your linux based VPS or a dedicated server. The vsftpd stands for “Very Secure FTP Daemon”. It is not just secure as the name suggests but also delivers excellent performance by consuming less memory. The tutorial also teaches you how…

Category : Networking   11-04-2013   by admin admin

Install and Setup SSL in Webmin and Apache

Install and Setup SSL in Webmin and Apache

  SSL is a protocol for making secure, authenticated connections across an insecure network like the Internet. It encrypts network traffic, so that an attacker cannot listen in on the network and capture sensitive information such as passwords and credit card numbers. It allows servers to authenticate themselves to clients, so…

Category : Networking   11-04-2013   by admin admin

Apache:Setup a SSL Certificate with Thawte

Apache:Setup a SSL Certificate with Thawte

Here is a short tutorial how to set up a Thawte SSL 123 SSL certificate (a domain-only validation SSL Certificate). In a nutshell, it takes two steps: First, you need to create your private key and the certificate signing request to request the certificate. In a second step you need…

Category : Networking   11-04-2013   by admin admin

Apache: Install webmin on Ubuntu 12.10

Apache: Install webmin on Ubuntu 12.10

Webmin is a web-based interface for system administration for Unix. Using any modern web browser, you can setup user accounts, Apache, DNS, file sharing and much more. Webmin removes the need to manually edit Unix configuration files like /etc/passwd, and lets you manage a system from the console or remotely. We…

Category : Networking   11-04-2013   by admin admin