Tag: ubuntu

Installing and configuring Redis on Ubuntu

Redis is an in-memory data structure store, most commonly used as a database, cache and message broker. It is built to support data structures such as strings, hashes, lists, sets, sorted sets with range queries, bitmaps, and more. This tutorial will show you how to properly setup Redis on a Linux-based machine running Ubuntu as […]

Securing an OrientDB database on your Ubuntu server

OrientDB is an open source data management system which operates in Java. It is also what is known as a multi-model database, meaning that it supports all kinds of models, from graph and document to key/value and object models. Users opt for this Java application not just because it is easy to use but also […]

Setting up Moodle on your Ubuntu server

Setting up Moodle on your Ubuntu server

Moodle is a vastly popular open-source software management system designed to facilitate learning in schools, universities, workplaces. Originally built in 2002 as a tool to help educators create online courses based on interaction and collaborative construction of content, the free software is now gaining more and more popularity by the year. Through Moodle, you can […]

How to install and use wget on Ubuntu

How to install and use wget on Ubuntu

Wget is a free software package that can be used for retrieving files using HTTP, HTTPS and FTP which are considered as the most widely-used Internet protocols. Its name comes from World Wide Web + get. wget has many features to make retrieving large files or mirroring entire web or FTP sites easy, including: Can […]

List All Installed Packages with apt on Ubuntu

Apt is a command-line interface that allows you to perform actions such as installing new software packages, removing unnecessary software packages, updating the existing software packages, searching for specific software packages etc. on a Linux VPS running Debian as an operating system or a Debian-based Linux distributions like Ubuntu. In this tutorial, we will show […]

Install phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 16.04

Install phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 16.04

phpMyAdmin is one of the most popular and widely used web-based database management tools. It a free and open source PHP application that allows the users to manage single or multiple SQL database servers locally or on a remote server using a web browser (GUI). phpMyAdmin is very handy and useful. We can easily create, […]

How to Install Django on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS

Django is a free and open source, Python-based web application framework. It is a set of useful components that help developers to easily and quickly create their applications. Django is built and maintained by experienced developers and used by some of the world’s biggest companies and governments. Also, some of the most popular websites such […]

How to Use Logrotate to Manage Logs on Ubuntu

Logrotate is a tool used by the system administrators to ease the management of large log files generated by the system services. The most important features of logrotate are automatic log rotation, log compression, log removal and mailing the log files. In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to use logrotate to […]