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Servers and Network Monitoring

Preventive is always better than cure.  Being a IT support staff, have you ever asked

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SQL Backup - SQLBackupAndFTP

SQLBackupAndFTP is a simple backup solution for your database. I have used this tool for years and recently SQLBackupAndFTP support store backups in cloud storage – Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive and so on. 461 more words

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Remote Offline Database Backup

To flight against ransomware, firewall, security policy, anti-virus, anti-spam and other security tools are definitely required. However, just in case your desktop or even your database backup is encrypted by ransomware, what can you do? 354 more words

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Install Let'sEncrypt ssl certificate in nginx hosted on Amazon Linux

If you need ssl certificate for only single EC2 instance, you need to use ELB to use AWS issued free certificate manager, which incurs ~$20 monthly cost. 392 more words


Installing Squid (Caching / Proxy) on CentOS 7

Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and increase the speed (thus lower the response time) for a web server via caching. 2,122 more words

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Installation of CentOS 7.3

CentOS 7, a Linux platform based on sources of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, has been released with the stable updates like bug fixes, new packages upgrades ( Like Samba, Squid, libreoffice, SELinux, systemd and others and support for the 7th generation of Intel Core i3, i5, i7 processors. 297 more words

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DHCP Install and Configure


DHCP stands for Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol. It handles the automatic assignment of IP addresses and other configuration settings for devices on your network. 324 more words

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