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 Install Laravel PHP Framework on CentOS 7 / Ubuntu 15.04

Hi All, In this article we are going to setup Laravel on CentOS 7 and Ubuntu 15.04. If you are a PHP web developer then you don't need to worry about of all modern PHP frameworks, Laravel is the easiest to get up and running that saves your time and effort and makes web development […]

December 3, 2015 | By
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How to Install Open-audIT on CentOS 6 / 7

Managing your IT infrastructure is always been a hard job if you are not taking advantage of free and Open Source network discovery, inventory and auditing application like Open-audit. It actually tell you exactly what is on your network, how it is configured and when it changes. So, we say that Open-AudIT is a database […]

December 1, 2015 | By
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How to Configure vTiger CRM on CentOS 7

vTiger CRM is a web based, modular and complete Open Source full-fledged customer relationship management system for sales force automation, customer support & service, marketing automation, procurement & fulfillment effectively. In addition to managing your customer data, vtiger offers also connectivity to a variety of other software systems in the existing software architecture. So vtiger […]

November 25, 2015 | By
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How to Configure Xibo CMS on Ubuntu 14 / 15

Hi All, Today we are going to setup Xibo which is an open source digital signage(public display signs) solution that comprised of a web based content management system (CMS) and choice of Windows or Android signage players. The best way to capture the attention of people for your very important announcements can be done with […]

November 24, 2015 | By
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How to Configure Apache Solr on Ubuntu 14 / 15

Hello and welcome to our today's article on Apache Solr. The brief description about Apache Solr is that it is an Open Source most famous search platform with Apache Lucene at the back end for Web sites that enables you to easily create search engines which searches websites, databases and files. It can index and […]

November 20, 2015 | By
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How to Install Moodle LMS on Ubuntu 14 / 15

Moodle is one of the most widely used Open Source Learning Management System by different institutions in the World due to its cost effective and distance learning features for the students. It can be customized for its management features and used to create private on line courses for educators and trainers to achieve learning goals […]

November 13, 2015 | By
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How to Setup OpenGTS GPS Tracking System on Ubuntu / CentOS

Hello everybody, today we are going to show you the installation and configuration steps to use OpenGTS that is well known as Open GPS Tracking System. OpenGTS is the only open source and web based GPS tracking system which is being widely used in different countries for tracking their different devices. OpenGTS can be operated […]

November 10, 2015 | By
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How to Install SQLite 3.9.1 with JSON Support on Ubuntu 15.04

Hello and welcome to our today's article on SQLite which is the most widely deployed SQL database engine in the world that comes with zero-configuration, that means no setup or administration needed. SQLite is public-domain software package that provides relational database management system, or RDBMS that is used to store user-defined records in large tables. […]

November 4, 2015 | By
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How to Install CSF Firewall on CentOS 7

CSF stands for ConfigServer Security and Firewall is one the most useful Open Source security application for linux operating systems that is used as a Packet Inspection Firewall, Login and Intrusion detection for the linux servers. Using CSF helps to protect servers against many security attacks such as brute force attacking. It comes with a […]

October 29, 2015 | By
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How to Install and Configure PostgreSQL with phpPgAdmin on CentOs 7

Hi everybody! Our today's article is on PostgreSQL with phpPgAdmin installation setup on CentOS 7. PostgreSQL is one of the major and important open-source relational database management systems that have helped to shape the world of application development with advanced, SQL-compliant. The main advantage with using PostgreSQL is that it requires very minimum maintenance efforts […]

October 23, 2015 | By
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How to Setup Icinga Web 2 on Centos 7.x / Ubuntu 15.04

Icinga is an open source network monitoring application that provides us with Icinga Web 1 and Icinga Web 2 interfaces to fully manage and monitor the hosts and services through its dashboard. Icinga Web 2 is the successor of Icinga web which is lightweight, fast and flexible to embed into other projects that supports multiple […]

October 21, 2015 | By
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How to Setup Seafile Secure Cloud Storage on CentOS 7

Hello Everybody, our today's article is on an Open Source Secure Cloud Storage platform that is Seafile. You can use Seafile Storage at your home or in office to synchronize your files and data with PC and mobile devices easily or use its web interface for managing your data files. So, its an ideal Storage […]

October 16, 2015 | By
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How to Setup OMD on Ubuntu 14.04 / 15.04

Hi, today we are going to setup OMD (Open Monitoring Distribution) which is one the best solution for network and and systems monitoring that comes with bundle of different network monitoring tools that is Nagios, Icinga and Shinkin including some of there required addons. The addons makes the process simple for OMD setup to install […]

October 15, 2015 | By
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How to Setup Installation of Kolab Groupware on CentOS 7.0

Kolab is a free, secure, scalable, reliable and open source groupware server with a web administration interface, management resources, synchronization for several devices and more. Different clients can have access to variety of it features that includes Kolab client for Mozilla, Outlook and KDE. The core features that can be availed using the Kolab groupware […]

October 13, 2015 | By
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