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AWS Expands Its European Footprint With Frankfurt Data Center

Amazon today announced that it has opened the second data center for its AWS cloud computing service in Europe. The new Frankfurt region follows in the footsteps of the company’s operations in Ireland, which launched back in 2007. 278 more words


Amazon bolsters hybrid cloud case with AWS Directory Services

Amazon Web Services is huge among startups and is gaining credence in enterprises but faces challenges there from Microsoft Azure, VMware vCloud Air and IBM SoftLayer with their enterprise IT pedigrees. 237 more words

  • Continuing the migration into AWS. 15 servers have turned into 25 EC2 instances, two elasticache clusters, and one RDS multi-az instance. Nice clean logical division of functionality … and about 50% the monthly cost.
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Installing NodeJS in AWS EC2

This tutorial aims to  help beginners in setting up EC2 security group, ubuntu firewall, and ubuntu port forwarding.   At the end of the tutorial will be using NodeJS to demo how to access EC2 Server. 380 more words


Configuring a Free Always On IRC Client

Internet Relay Chat (IRC) has been around for a long time now. It’s a protocol for group chat on a client/server network model. What’s important is that it’s the… 1,627 more words

Howto: Allowing SFTP access while chrooting the user and denying shell access.

Usually SFTP will allow a system user to access their home directory to upload and download files with their account. The SFTP user can navigate anywhere in the server some times can download files it will produce security vulnerability. 190 more words