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Duplicati - An Open Source Powerful Free Backup Tool

Duplicati is an open source free backup program that creates backups with the ability to store them securely encrypted, incremental and compressed on cloud storage services and remote file servers. At the moment it has the ability to work with Amazon S3, Windows SkyDrive, Google Drive, Tahoe LAFS, Rackspace Cloud or it can use your […]

October 17, 2014 | By in LINUX HOWTO, OPEN SOURCE TOOLS | Reply More

How to Install / Test Linux Filesystem Performance with Bonnie++

Today I will show you how to install and use Bonnie++, a free file system performance testing tool for Linux and Unix-like operating systems. It is a test suite that is aimed at performing a number of simple tests on hard drive and file system performance. It allows you to test how your file systems […]

October 15, 2014 | By in FILE SYSTEM, LINUX HOWTO | Reply More

Linux CUPS 2.0 - Print / Share your Printer over Network

CUPS (Common Unix Printing System) is an open source modular printing system developed by Apple Inc. for Unix-like computer operating systems and OS X which allows a computer to act as a print server. When running it acts as a print spooler and scheduler that can receive requests either from the localhost or from other […]

October 13, 2014 | By in LINUX HOWTO, NEWS | Reply More

Systemback - Simple way to Backup/Restore your Linux System

Systemback makes it easy to create backups of system and users configuration files. In case of problems you can easily restore the previous state of the system. There are extra features like system copying, system installation and Live system creation. More information can be found on Systemback website. Installing Systemback To install Systemback in Ubuntu […]

October 10, 2014 | By in LINUX HOWTO | Reply More

How to Easy Install Nagios using FAN Tool

FAN stands for Fully Automated Nagios and it is designed as a quick and easy installation of Nagios along with the most used tools in the Nagios community. It is designed as a stand-alone installation based on CentOS 5.9. FAN is available in iso image format and it’s easy to burn on a CD or […]

October 8, 2014 | By in LINUX HOWTO, MONITORING | Reply More

pidstat - Monitor and Find Statistics for Linux Procesess

The pidstat command is used for monitoring individual tasks currently being managed by the Linux kernel. It writes to standard output activities for every task managed by the Linux kernel. The pidstat command can also be used for monitoring the child processes of selected tasks. The interval parameter specifies the amount of time in seconds […]

How to Install WordPress on the Linux Apache MySQL and PHP stack

Today we will be covering the installation of LAMP stack using Ubuntu Linux 14.04. LAMP stands for “Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP” and it’s the most used web server environment used on the internet today. This particular software combination has become popular because it is entirely free and open-source software, it is also easy to […]

October 3, 2014 | By in UBUNTU HOWTO, WEB SERVERS | Reply More