How to Configure a Name-Based Virtual Host with VPS image

There are two types of virtual hosting: named-based and IP-based. Named-based virtual hosting, which we will be discussing today, describes a scenario in which a webmaster is hosting multiple websites on a single IP address – even though these websites all have different names.… Read More

Using SSH to protect your server image

Server security should be a priority to anyone housing data on the web. Even if the information shared is meant to be public, the servers that store it should always be kept under tight lock and key. That’s because servers can be manipulated to perform many malicious… Read More

5 reasons to set up a vpn image

VPS offer many helpful functions that are unique to this particular type of server. One thing that tons of capable VPS users do with their servers is \create virtual private networks, or VPNs for short. VPNs are used for many purposes. In this post, we will… Read More

Choosing the Right Server Type image

Choosing the right type of hosting is a huge decision. Unfortunately, it can be a very difficult one. Hosting is generally divided into four major categories:

Shared Hosting Virtual Private Server Hosting Dedicated Server Hosting Cloud Hosting

The right hosting makes a huge difference in your online success.… Read More

Developer's Guide to Server Response Codes image

 

When working online, you deal with servers. A lot. And sometimes it gets confusing – especially when server response codes come in to the picture. That’s why we’ve created this handy cheat sheet to help you keep them straight. As a developer, these kinds of tools… Read More

MediaWiki Image

 

In today’s digital world, we all use Wikis frequently – probably even more so than we realize. A wiki is a collaborative application, typically online, where information is sourced, modified and expanded by its audience. Anyone is able to contribute his or her knowledge to a topic. Because there is, at… Read More

What is GIT image

 

Git is a wildly popular free distributed revision control system that enables developers to manage larger projects with greater efficiency – specifically projects that require multiple developers. Git was originally developed to run in the Linux Kernel development environment in 2005 with an emphasis on supporting non-linear workflows with… Read More

What is DNS image

 

Domain Name Servers, commonly called “DNS” for short, keep IP addresses organized and documented. IP addresses, comprised solely of numeral characters, are incredibly difficult for human users to remember, but they’re also necessary for the internet to locate and transfer data. To enable these users to locate data on… Read More

Configuring Log Files in Red Hat Linux image

All proficient Linux users rely heavily on log files. These files are used to access information not only about the user’s operating system itself, but also the services and applications that run off of it. Log files may also be used for information about system security,… Read More