STORAGE

This category includes topics explaining the installation and configuration of various storage softwares.

DriveSync - Sync Local Files with Google Drive from Linux CLI

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DriveSync is a command line utility that synchronizes the local files in your computer with Google Drive. It provides a simple and efficient method to keep your files organized and backup them to be accessed remotely. Features Download remote files [...]

Ivo Ursino 9:15 am

How to Setup Seafile File Storage Server on Ubuntu 16.04

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Seafile storage server is an open-source cloud-based file storage system similar to Dropbox. Seafile can be deployed on a client’s own system and  this feature provides a stronger security as the passwords are only interchanged between the client who setup the [...]

Dwijadas Dey 3:00 am

How to Setup ownCloud 9.1 on Ubuntu 16.10 with Letsencrypt SSL

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In today's world, cloud usage has penetrated our lives so much that we need it for everything. To name a few, cloud based nodes, data storage, operating systems etc. Even if one decides to go for cloud computing, do they [...]

B N Poornima 3:00 am

How to Setup OwnCloud 9 with Nginx and OpenSSL on FreeBSD 11

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OwnCloud is a PHP and MySQL based free and open source file sharing application platform which allows us to create our very own cloud storage platform. The OwnCloud server which is a free edition is released under GNU AGPLv3 license [...]

Arun Pyasi 3:00 am

How to Setup OwnCloud 9 on Debian 8 Using Nginx with Https

OwnCloud is an open source file sync & share software for everyone operating the free OwnCloud Server edition, to large enterprises and service providers operating the OwnCloud Enterprise Subscription. It provides a safe, secure, and compliant file synchronization and sharing solution. We [...]

Saheetha Shameer 3:00 am

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

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 Redis Server on CentOS 7

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Hi everyone, today Redis is the subject of our article, we are going to install it  on CentOS 7. Build sources files, install the binaries, create and install files. After installing its components, we will set its configuration as well [...]

Carlos Alberto 3:00 am

How to Setup Seafile Secure Cloud Storage on CentOS 7

Seafile Server Installation

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 [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Setup Red Hat Ceph Storage on CentOS 7.0

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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. [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:30 am

Install and Configure GlusterFS in CentOS 7 on AArch64

This article explains the process of installing and configuring CentOS 7 with GlusterFS on AArch64. GlusterFS is an open source and scale-out filesystem which combines multiple storage servers using Infiband or TCP and makes one large network filesystem. Requirements To configure [...]

B N Poornima 3:00 am

Understanding Ceph - An Open Source Distributed Storage Platform

Ceph is software based, distributed storage platform which runs on commodity hardware. In order to understand the efficiency of Ceph, lets first see what is commodity hardware. Commodity computers are hardware components developed by multiple vendors, incorporating hardware components based [...]

Aun Raza 6:00 am

Linux Reclaim Storage Space - Ext4 Unmap Feature

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Its been long time reclaiming space on a block level storage , been alerting and frustrating for all who work on storage side. Block storage only knows about areas of a volume that have ever been written . If later [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 8:06 am

Howto - Setup Iscsi Initiator Equallogic Target On Linux

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We are using Dell Equallogic HIT/KIT 1.2.0 version to configure iscsi target on CentOS 6.2. You can download and install the host integration tool from equallogic website. Query host kit installation [[email protected] /]# rpm -qa | grep -i equ equallogic-host-tools-1.2.0-1.epa.el6.x86_64 [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 5:12 pm