Monthly Archives: October 2013

How to install OpenCart on CentOS/Fedora VPS

OpenCart-logoIf you want to create and run your own online business by creating an online store, then you should consider to use OpenCart. OpenCart is powerful, user friendly and free online shopping cart platform based on PHP. The installation of OpenCart is pretty easy and straightforward.

To use OpenCart, you should have PHP, Apache and MySQL on your CentOS VPS or Fedora VPS.


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How to setup simple but yet powerful mail server using Postfix, Dovecot and Sasl in Debian 6 (Squeeze)

How to setup simple but yet powerful mail server using Postfix, Dovecot and Sasl in Debian 6 (Squeeze) The following article aims into installing and configuring a simple POP3/IMAP/SMTP mail server in your Debian VPS using Postfix, Dovecot and SASL.

What is Postfix? It is a drop in replacement for the old and mature Sendmail. Postfix also attempts to be very fast, easy to administer, and secure.

What is Dovecot? It is an open source IMAP and POP3 server for *NIX-like systems, written primarily with security in mind.

What is SASL? SASL, the Simple Authentication and Security Layer, is a generic mechanism for protocols to accomplish authentication.

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Install Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware on a CentOS/Fedora VPS

Tiki_Wiki_CMS_Groupware_LogoIn this article we will show you how to easily install another great CMS – TikiWiki on a CentOS VPS or Fedora VPS. Tiki Wiki CMS Groupware or simply TikiWiki is very powerful, full-featured Wiki, content management system and online office suite. It is free and open source application written in PHP, actively developed by a very large community. TikiWiki can be used to create websites, wikis, Web applications, knowledge base, portals, image galleries and so on.

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How to install Group Office (an enterprise CRM and collaboration tool) on Debian 7 (Wheezy)

how-to-install-groupoffice-an-enterprise-crm-and-collaboration-tool-on-debian-7-wheezyIn the following article we are going to install Group Office, an enterprise CRM and collaboration tool on a Debian VPS.

A Group Office VPS will help you share projects, calendars, tasks, files and e-mail online with co-workers and clients.

If you are starting with a minimal Debian 7 VPS, then you need to set-up and install LAMP Stack on your VPS before proceeding any further with this article. If you’re starting with our LAMP Stack based Debian VPS, then you can proceed with the installation of Group Office.

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How to set up LAMP (Linux, Apache, MariaDB, PHP) stack on Debian Wheezy

how-to-set-up-lamp-linux-apache-mariadb-php-stack-on-debian-wheezyLAMP usually refers to a full featured stack containing the Apache web server, the popular database server MySQL and the well known web programming language – PHP, set up on a Linux Operating System.

But, as of lately we’ve seen a lot of open-source communities and some of the largest internet giants as Google switched to the use of MySQL’s open source drop-in replacement – the MariaDB database server, which is what are we going to install today instead of MySQL.

In the following step-by-step set up manual we will explain how to install a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MariaDB, PHP) stack on your Debian Wheezy VPS. Let’s begin:

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