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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. 2,119 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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Setup DNS Server using Bind 9 on CentOS 7

BIND is open source software that implements the Domain Name System (DNS) protocols for the Internet which provides ability to perform name to ip conversion. The name BIND stands for “Berkeley Internet Name Domain”, because the software originated in the early 1980s at the University of California at Berkeley.  775 more words

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WinDirStat: Free Tool for Disk Cleanup.

Disk space is a precious commodity, especially in the business setting. Everything can be moving along hunky-dory one day with hundreds of gigabytes of free space – only to scream to a dead stop weeks later as the hard limit is reached. 249 more words


Install & Configure Samba Server In CentOS 7

Samba is an open source, and free software suite that provides file and print services to the SMB/CIFS clients. It allows us to share files, folders, and printers between Linux server and Windows clients. 1,297 more words

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Set Up Apache Web Server on CentOS 7

The Apache web server is one of the most popular and powerful web servers in the world. It is also one of the most secure web servers available. 1,219 more words

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