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How to set up the perfect modern dev environment on Windows

Last week I wrote about switching to Windows from Mac for good, and a number of people wrote in to me from one of two buckets:<p>Why don’t you just code …

NetCrunch Network Tools for Windows

NetCrunch Network Tools is a free collection of networking related applications for devices running Microsoft's Windows operating system.The …

Ethical Hacking

Shell Scripts Matter

The shell is an odd beast. Although it goes against every current trend in software engineering (strong typing, compile checks over runtime checks, …

Linux

Hyper - A Best Terminal App for Linux

Introducing the most beautiful terminal application for your <b>Linux</b> Operating System. With its primary focus on speed, stability, and development …

Linux

IDG Contributor Network: Unix tip: Using bash on Windows

The fairly recent appearance of bash on Windows, more properly known as “bash on Ubuntu on Windows” gives Windows some special appeal to those of us …

Linux

Streamline AMI Maintenance and Patching Using Amazon EC2 Systems Manager | Automation | AWS Blog

Here to tell you about using Automation for streamline AMI maintenance and patching is Taylor Anderson, a Senior Product Manager with EC2.<p>-Ana<p>Last …

Automation

Ubuntu RDP in Azure

Many times, I get a question on how do you RDP into a Linux machine created in Azure. So, instead of having the same conversation over and over, I’ll …

Ubuntu

How to Make a Card Game in JavaScript, part 1

I’ve been playing this solitaire card game for awhile now called Dungeon Solitaire - Tomb of the Four Kings by Matthew Lowes. The game simulates …

Amazon makes it cheaper to host Alexa skills on AWS

New promotional credits include a one-time $100 AWS credit that's valid for 12 months, plus an additional $100 recurring credit that's doled out on a …

Automation

Containers: The smart person's guide

Containers make it easier for IT admins to deploy and update apps and services. Here's an overview of what tech pros need to know about …

DevOps

How to monitor your Linux servers with nmon

If your data center houses Linux servers, you'll be glad to know there's an easy way to monitor those machines. Jack Wallen shows you how with the …

Linux

How to prevent Ubuntu from overwriting /etc

If you've been trying in vain to get static DNS to stick in Ubuntu, Jack Wallen shows you how this can easily be done from within a single …

Linux

How to start, stop, and restart services in Linux

Controlling services in Linux doesn't have to be a confounding experience. Here's how the process works, and why it is often seen as an overly …

Linux

How to use wget to download files to your GUI-less Linux server

If you're on a GUI-less Linux server and need to download files from a remote location, you should turn to wget. Find out how to use the command.<p>If …

Linux cheat sheet: 16 Linux server monitoring commands you really need to know

Want to know what’s really going on with your server? Then you need to know these essential commands. Once you’ve mastered them, you’ll be well on …

Linux

Best Blogs Every Linux SysAdmin Must Follow

Shares 0<p>If you are aspiring to be a SysAdmin or if you already are a SysAdmin, you need to continuously learn tips and tricks. While you learn from …

Linux

Linux-Fu: Keeping Things Running

If you’ve used Linux from the early days (or, like me, started with Unix), you didn’t have to learn as much right away and as things have become more …

Linux

How to Search for Files from the Linux Command Line

Title: How to Search for Files from the Linux Command Line10 MarLearn more

UNIX

Getting Started with Mocking in Python

An introduction to using Python's unittest.mock for replacing parts of your system under test and improving the efficiency of your unit tests.<p><b>Brought</b> …

JavaScript

How to learn programming: 3 languages to get you started

Want to break into a career as a developer? Here's why Python, Java, or JavaScript may be a good place to start, and some tips for learning …

Programming

Why Raspberry Pi is the future of computing devices

On the strength of it new $10 Raspberry Pi Zero W, it's hard not to look at the Pi and see the technology industry's next wave.<p>One of the most useful …

Raspberry Pi

How to Install MariaDB 10 on Debian and Ubuntu

<b>MariaDB</b> is a free and open source fork of the popular MySQL database management server software. It is developed under the <b>GPLv2</b> (General Public …

Linux

How to Get Current URL in Web Browser using JavaScript

JavaScript provides you many methods to get the current URL displaying in web browser address bar. You can use Location object property of the Window …

Web Development

How to Use SSH to Connect Remote Linux Server

What is SSH ?<p>SSH (Secure Shell) is a protocol used for login remote system. It provides higher security on a connection. SSH is most popular protocol …

How to Mount and Unmount Filesystem in Linux

1. Introduction<p>Mount is to access a filesystem in Linux. You can mount a filesystem on any directory and access content by entering to that …

Linux

How to Get Current Date and Time in Bash Script

You can use <b>date</b> command on Linux shell script to get current Date and Time. This tutorial will help you to get current date time bash script.<p>Uses of …

Linux

Smoothwall Express

The award-winning Smoothwall Express open-source firewall—designed specifically to be installed and administered by non-experts—continues its forward …

SSH Communications Security's Universal SSH Key Manager

Today's IAM solutions, warns enterprise cybersecurity expert SSH Communications Security, fail to address fully the requirements of trusted access. …

Cybersecurity

10 command-line tools for data analysis in Linux

So you've landed on some data you want to analyze. Where do you begin?<p>Many people used to working in a graphical environment might default to using a …

Linux