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How To Set Up Xen 4.3 On Debian Wheezy (7.0.2) And Then Upgrade To Jessie

How To Set Up Xen 4.3 On Debian Wheezy (7.0.2) And Then Upgrade To Jessie

This will be a quick and easy setup of XEN(dom0-hypervisor) and one virtual system (domU-guest). I wanted to test out XEN as my second experience after VMware and since many web pages are outdated and have many old fixed bugs and errors. I have decided to give it a spin with XEN.

Xen On Debian Wheezy With LVM

Xen On Debian Wheezy With LVM

With virtualization, you can use one big server to host lots of little servers. It's almost like having your own cloud! This tutorial covers installing Xen and your first virtual machine on top of Debian Wheezy.

Upgrade Roundcube On Squeeze From 0.7.2 To 0.9.5

Upgrade Roundcube On Squeeze From 0.7.2 To 0.9.5

Installation of Roundcube with apt is painless easy, but the Problem is that the version is really outdated. So after Installation, you'll have version 0.7.2. The current Version is 0.9.5. So we will see, how to easily upgrade your Roundcube installation.

Installing Debian testing On GPT HDDs (> 2TB) From A Grml Live Linux

Installing Debian testing On GPT HDDs (> 2TB) From A Grml Live Linux

This tutorial explains how to install Debian testing with the help of debootstrap from a Grml Live Linux system. This should work - with minor changes - for other Debian and Ubuntu versions as well. By following this guide, it is possible to configure the system to your needs (OS version, partitioning, RAID, LVM, etc.) instead of depending on the few pre-configured images that your server provider offers.

Running ownCloud 5.0 On Nginx (LEMP) On Debian Wheezy

Running ownCloud 5.0 On Nginx (LEMP) On Debian Wheezy

This tutorial shows how you can install and run ownCloud 5.0 on a Debian Wheezy system that has nginx installed instead of Apache (LEMP = Linux + nginx (pronounced "engine x") + MySQL + PHP). nginx is a HTTP server that uses much less resources than Apache and delivers pages a lot of faster, especially static files.

Setting Up Opsview With Amazon RDS

Setting Up Opsview With Amazon RDS

Amazon's official website says that RDS (Relational Database Service) is " … a web service that makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. It provides cost-efficient and resizable capacity while managing time-consuming database administration tasks, freeing you up to focus on your applications and business."

Monitoring Amazon RDS With Opsview

Monitoring Amazon RDS With Opsview

Opsview can be easily deployed in the cloud usng Amazon RDS as a back-end for storage, which allows you to scale out as your data set grows - giving a more efficient setup. However it's important to monitor RDS to ensure that it is functioning correctly.

Configuring CAS 3.5.2 On Ubuntu 12.04 For Two-Factor Authentication From WiKID

Configuring CAS 3.5.2  On Ubuntu 12.04 For Two-Factor Authentication From WiKID

Single sign-on is a great technology. Requiring users to login to multiple applications is huge hassle, encourages password reuse and simple passwords. Security needs to focus on usability. If you can make a user's life better while increasing security, everybody wins. In this how-to we will set up the open-source CAS SSO product with the WiKID Strong Authentication Server for two-factor authentication for sessions and mutual https authentication for host authentication.

Install And Use SALTStack In A Mixed Environment

Install And Use SALTStack In A Mixed Environment

Salt is a new approach to infrastructure management. Easy enough to get running in minutes, scalable enough to manage tens of thousands of servers, and fast enough to communicate with them in seconds. Salt delivers a dynamic communication bus for infrastructures that can be used for orchestration, remote execution, configuration management and much more... The main porpuse of this document is not just install SaltStack, because it is well documented elsewhere, but rather give you a slight insight of its usability.

How to Set Up The Ampache Streaming Music Server In Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

How to Set Up The Ampache Streaming Music Server In Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Ampache is a cataloging and streaming service written for the web which recently moved its development to github. I have written this how-to in support of that project in the hopes that more people will download and support this excellent open source project and it will continue into the future. The aim was to provide a how-to to get your server up and running at home with as many options on and working and secure allowing you to choose to switch OFF services as required later rather than bang your head against the wall trying to switch them ON.

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