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 / Setup Snapt Load Balancer on CentOS 7

Load balancers are always been important factors used to increase capacity and reliability of applications. In this post we will setup and configure Snapt’s Load Balancer which is a complete software load balancing solution with a wide variety of features and great performance. Load balancers are targeted to decrease response time and maximize reliable performance […]

July 10, 2015 | By
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How to Setup smokePing for Latency Monitoring on Ubuntu 15.04

In this article we are going to setup smokePing to keep track of our network with latency monitoring. It can measure, store and display latency, latency distribution and packet loss. It comes with highly configurable alerting system and live latency charts and interactive graph explorers. Smokeping is not limited to testing just the roundtrip time […]

July 9, 2015 | By
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How to Install / Uninstall McAfee ePO Agent on Linux

In this tutorial we will provide the guidelines and describe the ways to install and uninstall to re install the McAfee product and McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Linux systems. The McAfee agent is the distributed component of McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (McAfee ePO) responsible for deploying McAfee VirusScan Enterprise (VSE) and keeping them up to date […]

July 8, 2015 | By
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How to Install ClearOS Community 7.1 on Virtual Machine

In today’s linux tutorial we will follow with the help of snapshots to install, setup and configure ClearOS 7.1 the latest beta verion on VMware 64 bit. ClearOS is a next generation Network, Cloud and Systems management Operating System that can act as a firewall or as proxy server. We can use it for contents […]

June 30, 2015 | By
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Howto Install and Configure Zimbra 8.6 Multi Server on CentOS 7

In our previous article we performed the Single Server Installation of Zimbra Collaboration Suite, so in this article we will guide you through the detailed steps to deploy Zimbra Collaboration 8.6 Suite in Multi Tenancy environment that will comprises of 3 separate servers where the installation will be done one by one using the same […]

June 26, 2015 | By
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How to Install and Use MongoDB on FreeBSD 9.3 / 10.1

In this howto tutorial we will explore towards the setup of MongoDB on FreeBSD Operating system. MongoDB is a high-performance and scalable open source database application preferably designed for handling document-oriented storage with high availability. Moreover MongoDB is an ease of use to install, configure and maintain as compared to other database servers. It’s a […]

June 24, 2015 | By
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Howto Install Zabbix Monitoring Server and Agent on CentOS 7

In this tutorial we will setup a complete Network Monitoring System to install and configure Zabbix Server and its agent on latest version of CentOS 7 to monitor our complete IT infrastructure whether its Linux servers running with different applications and critical services, Windows servers running with IIS, SQL and exchange servers or any SNMP […]

June 22, 2015 | By
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Installation and Usage ArangoDB on Ubuntu 14.04 / 15.04

A database is more than just a place to store data. In today’s article we will make you learn about the basic to advance concepts of ArangoDB which is a multi-purpose open-source database with a flexible data model for documents, graphs, and key-values. Though it has its many features with Multi Model database support, extendable […]

June 19, 2015 | By
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How to Setup Node.JS on Ubuntu 15.04 with Different Methods

This is such an important article to guide you about the installation and setup of Node.js on Ubuntu 15.04. Node.js is basically a server side java script programming to provide you bindings for enabling the input and output socket bios and streams. It has a high through put and non-blocking IO in a single threaded […]

June 18, 2015 | By
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How to Install WINE on Linux Mint 17.1 to Run Windows Apps

WINE is basically a program that we can use to install the Windows based .exe package on the UNIX-LINUX Operating systems with the help of its compatibility layer that allows the Linux users to run windows applications on it. So in today’s article we will guide you with the help of snapshots the basic steps […]

June 17, 2015 | By
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Install Plex Media Server On Ubuntu / CentOS 7.1 / Fedora 22

In this article we will show you how easily you can setup Plex Home Media Server on major Linux distributions with their latest releases.  After its successful installation of Plex you will be able to use your centralized home media playback system that streams its media to many Plex player Apps and the Plex Home […]

June 15, 2015 | By
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PhpMyAdmin Install and Configure with Nginx on CentOS 7.x

In this Linux How to’s tutorial we will install and configure the latest version of phpMyAdmin 4.4.9 to handle the database administration of MySQL, MariaDB and Drizzle servers over the web. It’s the best web based administration tool mainly for the beginner’s and for those who don’t feels comfortable with the command line administration. Its […]

June 14, 2015 | By
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Howto Configure Elasticsearch, Logstash & Kibana on Ubuntu 15.04

This tutorial is all about an Open Source tool that will index and search in your logs to extract the valuable information for you to visualize. We will guide you with the setup of ELK installations to configure with simple steps that will be helpful for your to setup your own ELK stack t to […]

June 10, 2015 | By
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How to Configure Gogs on Ubuntu 15.04

Gogs(Go Git Service) a painless self-hosted Git Service written in Go. As its built with Go, so we automatically get its cross-platform compatibility that it supports, including Linux, Mac OS and Windows. Gogs has really low footprints so its easy on low system resources. In this article we will guide you with simple steps and to […]

June 9, 2015 | By
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