Ansible is an open source configuration management, application deployment as well software provisioning tool that is used to deploy, configure & manage servers. Due to ease in using Ansible is one of the easiest & most popular automation tools. …


VPN is now becoming a must-have for using the internet. Whether you want to secure your internet traffic or want to access some content on a streaming service that is currently not available in your country. Whatever the reason, VPN is now becoming a necessity, especially since there are privacy…


Like any other application or server, Redis installations might also be susceptible to unauthorized access or intrusions, if we have not secured it properly. In this tutorial, we will focus on securing Redis server to avoid any unauthorized access or intrusions.

Redis is an open source, in-memory data structure store…


Introduction

Having a comprehensive data protection policy in place is now a fundamental practice to help ensure your data manages to weather all the storms that can be thrown at it. Saying that it should be done is the easy part, actually doing it gets more complex, and laborious, depending on…


Glances is an open source real time Linux server monitoring system that aims at providing as much as information possible in as minimum as space possible. Glances is like top command but more refined with many more features & much more real time information of your Linux system.

Glances provide…


Earlier we have discussed how we can configure network connections using three different methods i.e. by editing network interface file, by using GUI & by using nmtui command (READ ARTICLE HERE). In this tutorial, we are going to use two other methods to configure network connections on our RHEL/CentOS machines…


SS command in Linux is used to get various network/socket connection-related information from a Linux system. Previously we had used the Netstat command to perform the same operations but it has been long deprecated & was replaced with the ss command in Linux.

SS command is much faster than netstat…


We have seen a tremendous increase in demand for automation in the IT industry & IaaC, Infrastructure as a Code is a must-needed skill to possess. There are a number of tools available for Automation/IaaC & Terraform is one such tool.

Terraform is a great tool for automating our infrastructure…


Dockerfile is a text file that contains a list of commands that are used to build a docker image automatically. Basically, a docker file acts as a set of instructions that are needed to build a docker image.

We have earlier discussed how to create a docker container & also…


We have, in our earlier tutorial discussed the Dockerfile i.e. what are Dockerfiles & how to create one. We also mentioned three different examples, one each for CentOS, Fedora & Ubuntu to create docker images with Webserver (apache).

We will now use one of those Dockerfiles (CentOS one) to create…

LinuxTechLab

http://linuxtechlab.com is a beginner friendly website where you can learn Linux Tips & tricks,Scripting, also has lots of tutorials aimed at making Linux easy.

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