Command Line Help From Apropos

Command Line Help From Apropos

Posted by Hayden Smith

One of the complaints I hear most often from new users about the Linux command line is how difficult it is to figure out. While with a GUI, a user can usually mouse around the…
Nextcloud Part 1

Nextcloud Part 1

Posted by Hayden Smith

One of the most irritating things about working remotely is having to lug a laptop round with you. These days, however, with a modern smartphone or tablet having similar processing power to a low-end computer…
Road Warrior OpenVPN Part 4

Road Warrior OpenVPN Part 4

Posted by Hayden Smith

Over the course of this series so far we've been looking at configuring the OpenVPN server on your VPS in order to allow you to secure your internet connection when working with wifi hotspots in…
Working With Your BASH History

Working With Your BASH History

Posted by Hayden Smith

One of the common complaints from new Linux server users is of the complexity of working at the command line. This can cause great confusion as many are more familiar with the GUI paradigm, where…
Road Warrior OpenVPN Part 3

Road Warrior OpenVPN Part 3

Posted by Hayden Smith

In our previous articles in this series, we've looked at configuring OpenVPN on your VPS in order to provide a method to protect your internet connection when using wifi hotspots for internet access. Last time we…
Road Warrior OpenVPN Part 2

Road Warrior OpenVPN Part 2

Posted by Hayden Smith

In part 1 we looked at getting OpenVPN set up and configured on your VPS as a way to encrypt and protect your traffic when utilizing wifi hotspots. In this part we'll continue to work…
Road Warrior OpenVPN

Road Warrior OpenVPN

Posted by Hayden Smith

When working remotely one of the most important things about connecting to the internet is ensuring that your connection is secure. If you are using public wifi hotspots to reduce your mobile data bill, then…
A Road Warrior's Companion

A Road Warrior’s Companion

Posted by Hayden Smith

When it comes to the public cloud, the majority of VPSs are used for websites, email and databases. They are often used as a stepping stone for customers that have outgrown shared web hosting services…
Creating Backups with Backupninja

Creating Backups with Backupninja

Posted by Hayden Smith

It's hard to overstate the importance of having adequate backups. While organizing backups can be one of the less interesting administration tasks on a server, if something goes wrong the time invested is well worth…
Protect Your Server Using ClamAV

Protect Your Server Using ClamAV

Posted by Hayden Smith

One of the most oft-repeated myths relating to Linux is that there are no Linux viruses. Unfortunately this isn't true. Granted there are fewer threats for Linux systems than for Windows ones, but when Linux is…

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