Oracle’s Java 8 is a programming language that creates many of the applications and websites in use today. Its ubiquitous and stable nature makes it a favorite amongst Google and Android developers for the last 20 years. If you have a Liquid Web Core Managed Ubuntu LTS VPS server, contact our support team for help with installation. Otherwise, this tutorial guides you through how to install Java 8 (Java Development Kit) and set the path of the JAVA_HOME variable.Continue reading “How To Install Oracle Java 8 in Ubuntu 16.04”
What is Docker?
Docker is a containerization software that is used for automating the deployment and management of applications within an isolated environment. This software allows us to “pack” and ship an application, along with all of its needed files, libraries, and dependencies, into a “docker container“. That container can then be easily ported to any Linux system that contain cgroups support within the kernel, and provides a container management environment. Docker is one of several containerization implementations (not to be confused with virtualization) based on this cgroups mechanisms built into the Linux kernel.Continue reading “Docker For Beginners”
What is Yarn?
Working with a database can sometimes be intimidating, but PhpMyAdmin can simplify tasks by providing a control panel to view or edit your MySQL or MariaDB database. In this quick tutorial, we’ll show you how to install PhpMyAdmin on an Ubuntu VPS server.
What is Docker?
Before we begin, let’s describe what Docker is. Docker is a set of virtualization tools that allows us to create, test, and deploy containerized applications quickly and easily on a dedicated server. It has become very popular and used almost everywhere in our daily lives. Thanks to containerization, we can quickly launch applications on different cloud platforms utilizing small bundles which contain all the needed packages, libraries and configuration file to run an application. These docker packages communicate via established network channels.Continue reading “How to Install Docker on CentOS 8”
In this tutorial, we are going to take a look at how to get started with TensorFlow on CentOS. We will be covering two methods. First, we will take a look at installing TensorFlow in a Python virtual environment via the Python package manager pip. After that, we will walk through installing TensorFlow via the Anaconda package manager. Finally, we will cover building a TensorFlow pip package from source.Continue reading “How to Install TensorFlow on CentOS”
What is Siege?
Siege is a remote host http/https regression testing and benchmarking tool that can be used to test the performance of your web server under duress to see how it will perform.
It allows an admin or server owner to simulate hits or connections to a web server with a preconfigured number of concurrent connections from simulated users. By utilizing this software, these simulated users target the server and place it “under siege,” hence the name. The timeframe of the siege is measured in:Continue reading “Siege: How to Benchmark Your Server”
The purpose of this article is to describe and explore ways to copy or backup your currently existing installed software titles into a single file for later use. We can then use this file to reinstall the software onto another system or clone the existing software across multiple Linux systems on or across a network. This method also prevents the need to install software titles one by one.Continue reading “How To Create A Software Install List”
In this article, we are going to cover the available options for installing software on an Ubuntu Dedicated server. By the end of this article, you’ll be equipped with an arsenal of tools for installing the exact software you want on your Ubuntu server! We will be installing three different software packages from source, deb, and flatpack.Continue reading “How To Install Software From Source on Ubuntu”
Installing Linux software from the command line can save you time, money, and make life easy – if you know what you’re doing! This article is a brief overview of how the command line operates on a RedHat or CentOS based Linux distribution, or even within a server cluster.
Once we have learned how the command line works, we will move on to installing, removing, and updating our software packages via the command line with yum. To get started, let’s begin by making sure we understand what the command line does.