Author Archive: Kashif S

Linux Systems and Security Engineer in Information and Communication Technology. Results-driven ICT Professional and Open Source Geek with technical specialties in the area of Open Source Operating systems and Applications.

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How To Change Timezone and NTP Synchronization on Ubuntu 16.04

Setting up the correct timezone and date in Linux is very important as most of things depends on it. The server and system clock needs to be on time which does not matter if you are using Linux on your personal computer or you have a Linux server in production. NTP (Network Time Protocol) enables […]

May 30, 2016 | By
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How to Configure Bacula Server on Ubuntu 15.10 /16.04

Hello and welcome, our today's article s on installation and configuration of Bacula (an open source network backup solution) on Ubuntu 15.10 /16.04. You can use it to manage backup, recovery, and verification of computer data across a network of computers of different kinds. Bacula is relatively easy to use and efficient, while offering many […]

May 27, 2016 | By
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How to Install ReaR (Relax and Recover) on CentOS 7

ReaR Relax-and-Recover is a Linux bare metal disaster recovery and system migration solution. Relax and Recover (ReaR) is a true disaster recovery solution that creates recovery media from a running Linux system. If a hardware component fails, an administrator can boot the standby system with the ReaR rescue media and put the system back to […]

May 20, 2016 | By
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How to Install OpenDCIM on CentOS 7

Data center infrastructure management (DCIM) is a growing challenge for data center managers, and a hot market for software vendors. The openDCIM project offers an open source alternative for companies seeking to improve their asset tracking and capacity planning. OpenDCIM is used for managing the infrastructure of a data center, no matter how small or […]

May 13, 2016 | By
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How to Setup LiteCart on Ubuntu 15.04 / 15.10

LiteCart is a free online catalog and cart platform. Focusing on lightweight and simplicity. Its Developed in PHP using HTML 5 and CSS 3 standards with logical design and a simple to use interface. The framework is constructed to be lightweight and easy for developers to modify and build upon. LiteCart derives from many years […]

May 11, 2016 | By
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How to Install LXDE GUI on Ubuntu 15.10

The "Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment" is an extremely fast-performing and energy-saving desktop environment alternative for Ubuntu-Mate, Unity, KDE and Gnome. LXDE uses less CPU and less RAM than other environments. It is especially designed for cloud computers with low hardware specifications, such as netbooks, mobile devices (e.g. MIDs) or older computers. LXDE provides a fast […]

May 5, 2016 | By
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How to Setup Pimcore CMS on Ubuntu 15.10

Hello everybody, welcome to our today's article on installation setup of Pimcore on latest Ubuntu 15.10 server. Pimcore is a free and open-source integrated framework which has a very user friendly content- and data management editing User Interface from documents, pages and photos to complex data structures like E-commerce products. Pimcore is purely written in […]

April 25, 2016 | By
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How to Setup ProjectSend File sharing Tool on CentOS 7

ProjectSend is an Open Source web file and image sharing tool for professionals that solve the issue of sharing files between a company and its clients. ProjectSend provides an easy and secure multi-file uploading and unlimited file size on ANY server! Even on common hostings shared accounts.It is basically a clients-oriented file uploading utility where […]

April 15, 2016 | By
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How to Setup Ansible Automation Tool in CentOS 7

Hello and welcome to our today's most important article on Ansible Automation Tool that is similar to Chef or Puppet. First of all Ansible is easy to install, simple to configure and easy to understand. In IT its very important to keep your systems and processes very simple. Ansible is used for configuration management that […]

April 12, 2016 | By
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How to Install OpenSIPS Web Control Panel On Ubuntu 15

OpenSIPS-CP is a Web Control Panel Application for OpenSIPS SIP server and users provisioning. It has the new graphical user interface for the SIP proxy. It was designed to be the primary tool to provision parameters for the OpenSIPS modules in the database. OpenSIPS-CP is developed using PHP that is usual for the VoIP providers […]

April 11, 2016 | By
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How to Setup Centralized Backup Server with Amanda On CentOS 7

Amanda (Advanced Maryland Automatic Network Disk Archiver) is the most popular open source backup and recovery software in the world that protects more than a million servers and desktops running various versions of Linux, UNIX, BSD, Mac OS-X and Microsoft Windows operating systems worldwide. Amanda supports tapes, disks, optical media and changers. It gives us […]

April 8, 2016 | By
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How to Setup Nylas N1 Open Source Mail Client on Modern Web

Hi All, today we are going to setup an awesome and beautiful Mail client on Linux Ubuntu 15 and CentOS 7 Desktops that is called Nylas N1. Nylas N1 is a new open source email client application licensed under GPLv3 which is created by Nylas. This is an extensible mail client that is now available […]

March 21, 2016 | By
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How to Install Sysdig System Diagnosing Tool on Ubuntu 15 / CentOS 7

Hello and welcome to our todays article on Linux system exploration and troubleshooting tool Sysdig with first class support for containers. Sysdig capture system state and activity from a running Linux instance, then save, filter and analyze. You can use this awesome tool as a replacement of many Linux troubleshooting commands like top, lsof, strace, […]

March 16, 2016 | By
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How to Install OpenSIPS Server on Ubuntu 15.04

OpenSIPS is an open source SIP Proxy program that runs on Linux platforms and play in the infrastructure of an Internet Telephony Service Provider. There are number of open source applications available that are used to build IP Telephony solutions. OpenSIPS may not be as well-known as Asterisk, but it is widely used by VOIP […]

March 14, 2016 | By
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