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Category: CentOS

How to create Temporary (302) and Permanent (301) redirects with Nginx

Introduction HTTP redirection is way to point one domain or address to another. There are a few different kinds of redirects, each of which mean something different to the client...

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January 21, 2018, Written by 0 comment

How To Enable SFTP Without Shell Access on CentOS 7

Introduction SFTP stands for SSH File Transfer Protocol. As its name suggests, it’s a secure way of transferring files to a server using an encrypted SSH connection. Despite the...

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January 21, 2018, Written by 0 comment

What is SSH? SSH Essentials, and how to use SSH

Introduction SSH is a secure protocol used as the primary means of connecting to Linux servers remotely. It provides a text-based interface by spawning a remote shell. After connecting,...

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January 21, 2018, Written by 0 comment

Install and use Vim Text Editor on your Cloud Server

Introduction If you’ve never heard of Vim, or “vi” for short, this article will change your life*. One of the most powerful text editors accessible from the command line...

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January 21, 2018, Written by 0 comment

How To Install MariaDB on CentOS 7

Introduction MariaDB is an open-source database management system, commonly installed as part of the popular LEMP (Linux, Nginx, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Python/Perl) stack. It uses a relational database and SQL (Structured...

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January 18, 2018, Written by 0 comment

How To Install MySQL on CentOS 7

Introduction MySQL is an open-source database management system, commonly installed as part of the popular LEMP (Linux, Nginx, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Python/Perl) stack. It uses a relational database and SQL (Structured...

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January 18, 2018, Written by 0 comment

How To Configure Apache Content Caching on CentOS 7

What is Caching? Caching is a method of improving server performance by allowing commonly requested content to be temporarily stored in a way that allows for faster access. This...

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January 18, 2018, Written by 0 comment

Web Caching Basics: Terminology, HTTP Headers, and Caching Strategies

Introduction Intelligent content caching is one of the most effective ways to improve the experience for your site’s visitors. Caching, or temporarily storing content from previous requests, is part...

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January 18, 2018, Written by 0 comment

How To Install And Configure mod_deflate On CentOS 7

Introduction Mod_deflate is an Apache module which allows output from your web server to be compressed before being sent to the client. Once the size of your site content...

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October 19, 2017, Written by 0 comment

How To Back Up a CentOS 7 Server with Bacula

Introduction This tutorial will show you how to set up Bacula to create backups of a remote CentOS 7 host, over a network connection. This involves installing and configuring...

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October 19, 2017, Written by 0 comment