How to Install Git on Ubuntu 14.04

Introduction   Git is a distributed revision control and source code management system released in 2005 and distributed under GNU General Public License v.2. Git handles large amounts of data and possesses tracking capabilities which are non-dependent on network access or central server. This tutorial will cover the installation of Git on Ubuntu 14.04. Here,…

How to Install Node.js on an Ubuntu 14.04 Server

Introduction   Node.js is a platform that uses event-driven, non-blocking I/O model for providing an easy way to build scalable network programs. It is built on JavaScript runtime and it is perfect for real time applications that run across distributed devices. In this tutorial, we will guide you how to install Node.js on Ubuntu 14.04…

How to Use mod_wsgi to Serve Applications on Ubuntu 12.04

Introduction   Mod_wsgi is a simple tool which can host any python application from Apache server. This module is common in high performance websites and personal web hosting services.  In this tutorial, you will learn how to use mod_wsgi to server applications on Ubuntu 12.04. Prerequisites For this tutorial, you have to install mod_wsgi on…

How to Install Drupal on a Virtual Server Running Ubuntu 12.04

Introduction   Drupal is a free and open-source content management system written in PHP. It uses the object oriented programming techniques for enabling powerful online applications and stores data in a database like MySQL or MS SQL. In this tutorial, you will learn how to install Drupal on a virtual server running Ubuntu 12.04.  …

How to Install Joomla on a Virtual Server Running Ubuntu 12.04

Introduction   Joomla is a free and open-source content management system written in PHP. It uses the object oriented programming techniques for enabling powerful online applications and stores data in a database like MySQL or MS SQL. In this tutorial, you will learn how to install Joomla on a virtual server running Ubuntu 12.04. Prerequisites…

How To Install and Setup Elgg on a Debian or Ubuntu VPS

Introduction An outstanding PHP engine, Elgg, can be utilized for operating your own well-developed social network. Great community support is provided through themes and plugins developed by user community and the official developers. Requirements Ubuntu 12.04 or Debian 7 Apache (with rewrite module) MySQL 5+ PHP 5.2+ (few modules are needed for supporting some features)…

How To Manually Install Oracle Java on a Debian or Ubuntu VPS

Introduction A programming technology, Java, was developed originally by Sun Microsystems and was acquired by Oracle later. Oracle Java is Java’s proprietary implementation that can be downloaded freely and utilized for commercial purpose, but not to be redistributed, hence it doesn’t find inclusion in a repository that is maintained officially. Multiple reasons are there for…

How to Set Up HTTP Authentication With Nginx On Ubuntu 12.10

Introduction   Nginx is a free and open-source, high performance web server software popular for its stability, simplicity in configuration and low resource consumption. Being a popular web server, many high traffic sites have been hosted using it. When compared to Apache, its considered to be more resource friendly. In this tutorial, you will learn…

How to Install Nginx on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Introduction   Nginx is a free and open-source, high performance web server software popular for its stability, simplicity in configuration and low resource consumption. Being a popular web server, many high traffic sites have been hosted using it. When compared to Apache, its considered to be more resource friendly. This tutorial will guide you to…

How to Install and Setup Postfix on Ubuntu 14.04

Introduction   Postfix is an open source Mail Transfer Agent that is used to route and deliver electronic email. It attempts to be fast, easy in administering and more secure. In this tutorial, you will learn how to install Postfix on Ubuntu 14.04.  Before we get down to install postfix, make sure you have a…