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How To Install PowerDNS on Ubuntu 14.04

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install PowerDNS on Ubuntu 14.04. For those of you who didn’t know, PowerDNS is a MySQL-based DNS server, written in C++ and licensed under the GPL. PowerDNS can be managed through a web interface (PowerAdmin). Unlike Bind, PowerDNS can be set up using a multitude of backends such as Bind Zone Files, or various Databases. This article assumes you have...

How To Install PowerDNS on CentOS 6

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install PowerDNS on CentOS 6. For those of you who didn’t know, PowerDNS is a MySQL-based DNS server, written in C++ and licensed under the GPL. PowerDNS can be managed through a web interface (PowerAdmin). Unlike Bind, PowerDNS can be set up using a multitude of backends such as Bind Zone Files, or various Databases. This article assumes you have at ...

How To Install VNC Server on CentOS 6

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install VNC Server on CentOS 6. For those of you who didn’t know, VNC (Virtual Network Computing) server is free and open-source software that is designed for allowing remote access to the Desktop Environment of the server to the VNC Client whereas the VNC viewer is used on the remote computer to connect to the server. To use VNC you must have a TCP/IP...

How To Install VNC Server on CentOS 7

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install VNC Server on CentOS 7. For those of you who didn’t know, VNC (Virtual Network Computing) server is free and open-source software that is designed for allowing remote access to the Desktop Environment of the server to the VNC Client whereas the VNC viewer is used on the remote computer to connect to the server. This article assumes you have at...

How To Install Apache Solr on Ubuntu 14.04

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configuration of Apache Solr on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.  For those of you who didn’t know, Apache Solr is an open-source search platform written on Java. It is based on Apache Lucene and is written in Java. Just like Elasticsearch, it supports database queries through REST APIs. Solr aims at providing distributed indexing, replication, and load-...

How To Install Apache Solr on CentOS 6

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configuration of Apache Solr on CentOS 6.  For those of you who didn’t know, Apache Solr is an open-source search platform written on Java. It is based on Apache Lucene and is written in Java. Just like Elasticsearch, it supports database queries through REST APIs. Solr aims at providing distributed indexing, replication, and load-balanced...

How To Install Java JDK 8 on CentOS 6

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Java JDK 8 on CentOS 6. There are many programs and scripts that require java to run, but usually, Java is not installed by default on VPS or Dedicated Server. This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple. Thi...

How To Install Java JDK 8 on Ubuntu 14.04

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configuration of Java JDK 8 on Ubuntu 14.04. There are many programs and scripts that require java to run, but usually, Java is not installed by default on VPS or Dedicated Server. This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installa...

How To Install Cacti on CentOS 6

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Cacti on CentOS 6. For those of you who didn’t know, Cacti is an open-source, web-based network monitoring and graphing tool designed as a front-end application for the open-source, industry-standard data logging tool RRDtool. It is used by IT businesses and stores all of the necessary information about bandwidth, hard disk usage, CPU usage, lo...

How To Install Winusb on Ubuntu 14.04

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In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Winusb on Ubuntu 14.04. For those of you who didn’t know, WinUSB is a simple tool that allows creating a bootable Windows USB install stick from Ubuntu Linux.  It comprises both GUI and command-line tool and you can decide to choose which to use based on your preference. This tool supports Windows 7, 8, Vista, and XP and can use either an ISO ...