Networking Server Tutorials

All tutorials on this page are primarily focused on Linux Server applications. To access Linux Desktop Tips click here

I’ve decided to focus on Linux servers on this page. To see the latest figures on how many ‘super-computers’ world-wide are running Linux click here.

According to W3Techs Web Technology Surveys report of July, 2017, 37% of all websites world-wide are using Linux servers. To see the details of this report click here.

Linux Server Tutorials & Links

10 Best Media Server software for Linux in 2018 (04/16/18)

How to set up a GitLab Server and host your own Git repositories (04/11/18)

How to install a minimal Debian Server (02/09/18)

Ubuntu Server: The smart person’s guide (12/12/17)

10 Best Linux Server Distributions of 2017 (11/02/17)

Initial Ubuntu server setup for beginners (10/27/17)

Initial server setup and configurations on CentOS 7 (10/09/17)

Installation of Zentyal 5.0 Server (10/04/17)

How to scan and clean malware from a Linux server (08/23/17)

How to install Ubuntu Server 16.04 and the WebMin GUI (08/16/17)

How to install Countly Analytics on Ubuntu Server (07/20/17)

How to install Fedora 26 Server Edition (07/19/17)

3 Ways to find out which process listening on a particular port (07/11/17)

How to install Webmin Control Panel in Debian 9 (07/08/17)

How to install Oracle database 12c on RHEL/CentOS 7 (07/04/17)

Learning the Linux File System (YouTube video – 25:00 minutes) (07/15/15)

How to install Samba4 on CentOS 7 for file sharing on Windows (07/01/17)

Installation of Debian 9 (Stretch) Minimal Server (06/30/17)

Show a custom message to users before Linux server shutdown (05/15/17)

Understanding Shutdown, Poweroff, Halt and Reboot commands in Linux (05/12/17)

Gnome Shell Workflow Tutorial (05/11/17) – 13 minute video by A. J. Reissig – Well worth viewing — 

How to deploy a Samba domain controller in under 10 minutes (10/21/16)

Installation of CentOS 7.3 guide (12/14/16)

8 Free Linux training courses for everyone (03/30/17) – Webmaster: These courses cover a wide range of Linux material, encompassing desktop and server applications and processes. Well worth the investment of your time for serious students of Linux. 

How to add a new disk to an existing Linux server (03/29/17)

How to install, configure and secure FTP server in CENTOS 7 – comprehensive guide (02/14/17)

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Linux Server Tips

How to run a network speed test from a headless Linux server (02/01/18)

How to send a message to Logged Users in Linux terminal (12/29/17)

How to enable unattended updates on Ubuntu Server 16.04 (12/12/17)

4 Ways to speed up SSH connections in Linux (11/28/17)

How to find out Postfix mail server version in Linux (11/11/07)

4 Ways to find server public IP addresses in Linux terminal (11/10/17)

10 Linux GUI tools for sysadmins (10/23/15)

Netdata – A real-time performance monitoring tool for Linux systems (03/31/16)

How to configure and manage network connections using “NMCLI’ tool (03/03/16)

How to set static IP addresses & configure network in Linux (04/13/16)

Webmin 1.801 released – A web based system administration Control Panel for Linux (06/07/16)

How to install Ubuntu Server 16.04 and the WebMin GUI (08/16/16)

How to set up quick and easy file sharing with Samba (08/27/16)

Dstat – A resourceful tool to monitor Linux server performance in real-time (09/16/16)

How to configure network between Guest VM and Host in Oracle VirtualBox (02/04/17)

How to set up MySQL for remote access on Ubuntu Server 16.04 (02/15/17)

How to install and configure FTP server in Ubuntu (02/21/17)

How to prevent Ubuntu from overwriting /etc/resolv.conf (02/22/17)

How to start, stop, and restart services in Linux (03/15/17)

How to set up Samba shares for groups (03/16/17)

How to install a DHCP server in Ubuntu and Debian (03/25/17)

Old Vista laptop into a Linux ZFS file server (04/05/17)

How to harden Ubuntu server 16.04 security in five steps (04/11/17)

How to check your Linux servers for rootkits and malware (04/11/17)

10 More quick tips to make Linux networking easier (05/04/17) – This article is a follow-up to the publication directly below, both authored by Jack Wallen @ TechRepublic

10 Quick tips to make Linux networking easier (08/14/08)

CPUTool – Limit and control CPU utilization of any process in Linux (06/01/17)

How to quickly give users SUDO privileges in Linux (06/15/17)

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