How To Run CentOS Atomic Host on VirtualBox

The CentOS Atomic Host Login Console

In an increasingly containerized IT environment, tools and platforms that allow ease of container management and deployment are increasingly becoming popular. CentOS Atomic Host is a micro-OS that provides a platform whose purpose is to easily deploy and scale containers. [...]

Ludwig Tirazona 12:52 pm

How To Create Ceph Storage Cluster on Ubuntu 16.04

Ceph is one of the most exciting open source storage technologies to come out in recent years. Scalable to exabytes, and extendable to multiple datacenters, the Ceph developers have made it easy for System Administrators and Infrastructure Architects to deploy [...]

Ludwig Tirazona 3:00 am

Install New Skype App for Linux Clients Including on Chrome

Skype Alpha on Ubuntu

Skype is one of the most widely used communications application in the world. It is available for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and other mobile devices. Sadly, Linux users have been left out in the cold for a while, as [...]

Ludwig Tirazona 10:51 am

How To Configure Single-Node Ceph Cluster To Run Properly

Ceph is designed to be a fault-tolerant, scalable storage system. This means that in a production environment, it is expected that at a minimum, there will be three Ceph nodes in a cluster. If you can only afford a single [...]

Ludwig Tirazona 3:00 am

How To Install Linux Mint 18 From a USB Flash Drive

Mint Welcome Screen

Linux Mint is a popular Ubuntu-based Linux Distribution that aims for an easy desktop usage experience, from installation to day-to-day work. There are two Desktop Environment choices, MATE and Cinnamon. Linux Mint 18, code-named "Sarah", was released on June 30, [...]

Ludwig Tirazona 7:33 am