Author Archive: Kashif Siddique

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 Configure Citrix XenServer 6.5 on VMware Workstation

Citrix XenServer gives you everything that you need to manage, integrate and automate a virtualized server infrastructure which consolidates a physical server's computing power into multiple virtual machines and administers their performance and use, all emulating as a standard server. Citrix XenServer is built to provide the operational requirements of a standard server and supports […]

December 18, 2015 | By
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How to Configure Magento on Ubuntu 15.10

Hello Everyone, our today's article is installing Magento on the latest version of Ubuntu 15.10. Magento is most powerful and fast growing e-commerce software and e-commerce platforms solution, created by Varien aimed at larger sites. It is an open-source platform using Zend PHP and MySQL databases that offers great flexibility through its modular architecture. It […]

December 14, 2015 | By
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How to Setup DirectAdmin Hosting Control Panel on CentOS 6 / 7

Direct Admin is a Graphical User Interface (GUI) web hosting control panel that provides you the administrative options for managing all the parts of your hosting account and can be used for the management of web hosting and making your users easier to perform common web hosting account management tasks. DirectAdmin automates the tasks for […]

December 11, 2015 | By
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How to Setup Munin Monitoring System on CentOS 7

Hello Everybody! Welcome to our today’s article on one the most widely used, free of cost and Open Source Munin Network Resource Monitoring System. Its a perl software application can help you monitoring your each and every asset that keeps record of it and sends you the critical alerts of services for your servers, switches, […]

December 9, 2015 | By
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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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