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Howto Interactively Perform Tasks with Docker using Kitematic

In this article, we'll learn about the installating Kitematic in Windows Operating System and deploying a Hello World Nginx Web Server. Kitematic is a free and open source software which is a modern designed GUI software that allows us to interactively perform tasks with docker. Kitematic has a beautiful design and pretty good interface. It […]

July 20, 2015 | By
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How to Install / Configure SNORT IDS on CentOS 6.x / 7.x

Security is a big issue for all networks in today’s enterprise environments. Many methods have developed to secure the network infrastructures and communication over the internet. Among them Snort is a leading open source network intrusion detection and prevention system and a valuable security framework. Its a packet sniffer that monitors network traffic in real […]

July 17, 2015 | By
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Howto Configure FTP Server with Proftpd on Fedora 22

In this article, we'll learn about setting up an FTP server with Proftpd running Fedora 22 in our machine or server. ProFTPD is a free and open source FTP daemon software licensed under GPL. It is among most popular FTP server among machines running Linux. Its primary design aims to have an FTP server with many advanced features and […]

July 16, 2015 | By
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How to Configure Chef (server/client) on Ubuntu 14.04 / 15.04

Chef is a configuration management and automation tool for information technology professionals that configures and manages your infrastructure whether it is on-premises or in the cloud. It can be used to speed up application deployment and to coordinate the work of multiple system administrators and developers involving hundreds, or even thousands, of servers and applications […]

July 15, 2015 | By
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Howto Configure Ubuntu 14.04 to Native ZFS Root Filesystem

Hello everybody, today we are going to setup Ubuntu to a Native ZFS root file  which is an advanced file system and logical volume manager designed to overcome many of the major problems found in previous designs which is designed by Sun Microsystems. The major features of ZFS include its performance with data integrity that […]

July 14, 2015 | By
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How to Configure Zenoss Core 4.2.5 on CentOS 6

Zenoss Core is the most powerful open-source IT monitoring solution in industry. Using a single, web-based console and agentless technology, we can monitor and manage the performance and availability of all devices in our IT infrastructure including networks, servers, storage, applications, converged infrastructure and cloud environment. So, Zenoss Open Source Edition is for any network […]

July 13, 2015 | By
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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 and Upgrade to Docker 1.7

Hi everyone, today we'll learn about installing and upgrading to the latest Docker 1.7. Docker is a open source technology that provides an open platform to pack, ship and run any application as a lightweight container. It has no boundaries of Language support, Frameworks or packaging system and can be run anywhere, anytime from a small […]

July 7, 2015 | By
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Create / Mount / Manage XFS Filesystem on Fedora 22

XFS is a 64-bit journaling filesystem that was created by Silicon Graphics, Inc (SGI) in the year 1993. It is a high performance and highly scalable filesystem and was ported to the Linux kernel in 2001. Since then, many Linux distributions support XFS and is even the default in some. The latest Fedora 22 server […]

July 6, 2015 | By
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How to Install OPNsense Firewall on VirtualBox

OPNsense is an open source firewall distribution based on FreeBSD. Typical deployments are stateful perimeter firewalls, routers, wireless access points, DHCP and DNS servers, VPN endpoints, and UTM-machines. The OPNsense project is a fork of pfSense. VirtualBox Settings First of all we need to configure network interface on our VirtualBox. Go to VirtualBox settings and open "Network" […]

July 2, 2015 | By
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How to Configure OSSEC on Ubuntu 14.04 - Part 2

In our previous article we explained the installation of OSSEC on Ubuntu platform. In this part, first we will configure both client and server of OSSEC for rootkit detection, integrity checking and auditing features. Then we will integrate database with OSSEC and web interface for better analysis of logs and alerts. OSSEC Server Configuration After […]

July 1, 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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