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 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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How to Setup Red Hat Ceph Storage on CentOS 7.0

Ceph is an open source software platform that stores data on a single distributed computer cluster. When you are planning to build a cloud, then on top of the requirements you have to decide on how to implement your storage. Open Source CEPH is one of RED HAT mature technology based on object-store system, called […]

October 8, 2015 | By
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How to Install and Configure OpenVZ on Ubuntu 14.04/15.04

Hello everybody, In today's article we are going to show you the installation process of OpenVZ on Ubuntu 15.04. OpenVZ, is an open Source operating-system-level virtualization platform that provides a thin layer of virtualization on top of the underlying Operating System. It allows a physical server to run multiple isolated operating system instances, called containers, […]

October 1, 2015 | By
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Howto Setup Open Grid Engine Cluster using Ubuntu 14.04 / 15.04

Hi All, In today’s article we will talk about the Open Grid Scheduler/ Grid Engine and will show you its installation process and some steps to easily setup your Grid Engine Cluster on Ubuntu 15.04. Open Grid Scheduler/Grid Engine is a commercially supported batch-queuing system that manages and schedules the allocation of distributed resources such […]

September 30, 2015 | By
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How to Install and Configure ISPConfig CP on CentOS 7.x

When we talk about web hosting or want to manage one or multiple web sites through a user friendly web interface then there comes different web hosting control panels some of them are proprietary and many are open source. ISPConfig is one of the most widely used open source web hosting control panel for Linux […]

September 28, 2015 | By
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How to Setup Vesta Control Panel on Ubuntu 14.04 / 15.04

Hello and welcome to the new article on Vesta Open Source Web Hosting Control Panel. If you are going to use a web hosting control panel to make managing things quicker and easier with the availability of your required features then Vesta Control Panel is one of the best choice for you. You can use […]

September 25, 2015 | By
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How to Install and Setup Docker on Ubuntu 15.04

Hi, In this article we are going to setup Docket on Ubuntu 15.04 also we will show you the usage of Docker-managed release packages and its working mechanism. Docker is an open-source program that enables a Linux application and its dependencies to be packaged as a container such as configuration files, however, unlike a virtual […]

September 24, 2015 | By
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How to Setup ZPanel CP on Linux CentOS 6

Today we are going to show you about one of the most important solution of web hosting control panel which is more than an open source application that works on Windows and Linux that is ZPanel. Its written in PHP and uses different other open source software packages to provide secure web hosting control panel. […]

September 23, 2015 | By
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How to Setup IonCube Loaders on Ubuntu 14.04 / 15.04

IonCube Loaders is an encryption/decryption utility for PHP applications which assists in speeding up the pages that are served. It also protects your website's PHP code from being viewed and ran on unlicensed computers. Using ionCube encoded and secured PHP files requires a file called ionCube Loader to be installed on the web server and […]

September 18, 2015 | By
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How to Install OpenVAS Vulnerability Scanner on Centos 7.0

The Open Vulnerability Assessment System (OpenVAS) is one of the most important and useful Open Source solution for vulnerability scanning and vulnerability management. Vulnerability scanning is one of the crucial phases in penetration testing that helps to discover vulnerable items that might be the cause of some serious break down. So, OpenVAS provides us with […]

September 17, 2015 | By
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How to Setup iRedMail Server on Ubuntu 14.04 / 15.04

Hello every one, today we will be doing iRedMail Server setup on Ubuntu 15.04 64-Bit Operating system which is the current stable supported version for iRedMail. iRedMail a full-featured Open Source mail server solution that supports all major Linux distributions to provide the same functionality of creating unlimited virtual mail accounts that supports POP3/IMAP and […]

September 16, 2015 | By
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