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How to Install Java (JRE or JDK) on Ubuntu 16.04

Java Illustration by Walker Cahall

Java Illustration by Walker Cahall

Verified and Tested 03/4/16

Introduction

If you had the option to choose between a base model car or a fully loaded model, which one would you choose?

Both cars will take you from point A to point B, but with the fully loaded car you have additional features that can make rush hour a chill hour.

Well, that’s the same concept when we take a closer look at Java. There are two standard types of installations, JRE (Java Runtime Environment) and JDK (Java Development Kit). Like the base model car, JRE enables the ability to create Java Applications for different types of deployments using minimal core tools to accomplish the task. JDK is a fully loaded Development Kit that has everything that JRE has plus additional resources to create/secure Applications and Applets.

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What is the cPanel TSR-2016-0001 Announcement?

Atlantic.Net NOC January 21, 2016 by under VPS Hosting 0 Comments

Introduction

On January 18th, 2016, cPanel announced a patch to address security concerns with cPanel and WHM (TSR-2016-0001).  This patch addresses 20 vulnerabilities in cPanel & WHM cloud hosting software versions 11.54, 11.52, 11.50, and 11.48.

cPanel has rated these updates as having CVSSv2 scores ranging from 2.1 to 10.0.  Security level definitions can be located here.

At this time, additional information regarding the security vulnerabilities has not been made available.  This information is currently set to be released on January 25th, 2016.  You can check the cPanel Announcement page here for updates.

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How to: SFTP Commands – Securely Transfer Files to a Remote Server

Atlantic.Net NOC December 29, 2015 by under VPS Hosting 0 Comments
Verified and Tested 08/31/15

Introduction

In this How-to, we will be going over the  SFTP commands to make our lives easier and to work more effective in our shell sessions. SFTP is an acronym for “Secure File Transfer Protocol” and it is a secure way for file management over a network using SSH. Essentially it is FTP using SSH.

Prerequisites

– You need two Linux servers that configured with static IP addresses. One server to run the SFTP commands and one server to connect via SFTP.

If you need Linux servers, you can visit our Linux VPS Hosting page and spin up a new server in under 30 seconds.

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How to: MTR – Understanding and Troubleshooting Network Connectivity

Atlantic.Net NOC December 24, 2015 by under VPS Hosting 0 Comments
Verified and Tested 12/23/15

Introduction

MTR (originally, Matt’s TraceRoute, now just My TraceRoute) is a handy, lightweight tool in a UNIX/Linux administrator’s arsenal that can help to identify and diagnose common network issues such as latency, packet loss, and routing errors. It is a powerful 2-in-1 tool that combines and displays the results of a traceroute and a ping with one command. Let’s go over the basics of using MTR and how to interpret the data it provides.

Prerequisites

  • You’ll need a Linux server, and if you do not have a server already, you can visit our VPS Hosting page and spin a new server up in under 30 seconds

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How to Install WordPress on CentOS 7.1 with Apache

Atlantic.Net NOC December 22, 2015 by under VPS Hosting 0 Comments
Shoot for the Moon by Walker Cahall

Shoot for the Moon Illustration by Walker Cahall

Verified and Tested 12/22/15

Introduction

In this How-To, we will walk you through the installation and configuration of WordPress on CentOS 7.1 with Apache. It began a blogging system that then evolved into one of the greatest and easiest content management systems today. It offers simplicity, free templates, plugins and many other features that have the potential to make a relevant, responsive website.

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How to Install Joomla on CentOS 7 with Apache

Verified and Tested 12/16/15

Introduction

In this How-To, we will walk you through the install and configuration of Joomla on CentOS 7 with Apache. Joomla, one of the most popular content management systems nowadays, is used by many web developers for new websites. It is a powerful but yet simple system that requires little technical experience to work with.

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How to Prevent Faulty Microsoft SUSE Virtio Driver from Causing Your Windows Server 2012 & 2008 VM To Fail To Boot

Atlantic.Net NOC December 10, 2015 by under VPS Hosting 0 Comments

As part of the group of patches Microsoft rolled out with their Patch Tuesday offerings from 8 December 2015, there is one optional update to the SUSE Block Driver that is causing booting issues (i.e., blue screens of death, or BSODs) for virtual machines that install it. Until Microsoft offers a fix for this faulty patch, we STRONGLY ADVISE that you avoid applying this SUSE patch.

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How to Install Joomla on Fedora 32 With Apache

Verified and Tested 03/10/21

Introduction

In this How-To, we will walk you through the install and configuration of Joomla on Fedora 32 with Apache. Joomla, one of the most popular content management systems nowadays, is used by many web developers for new websites. It is a powerful but yet simple system that requires little technical experience to work with.

Prerequisites

– You need a Fedora 32 server that is configured with a static IP address. If you do not have a server already, Atlantic.Net offers a wide range of reliable cloud hosting options which can be spun up in under 30 seconds.

– You will also need to have a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) stack platform that can be installed by clicking here if you don’t already have it.

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How to: Getting Started with Ansible

Atlantic.Net NOC November 30, 2015 by under VPS Hosting 0 Comments

Introduction

Ansible is a system administration tool that allows for the administration of multiple devices from one central device. It compares to tools like Puppet or Chef, but whereas those packages require the installation of agents on the client systems, Ansible operates by passing commands over ssh without the need for agents at all. We’ll take a look at some of the administrative tasks Ansible is capable of so you can get a better idea of whether Ansible might be right for you.

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How to Install Drupal on Fedora 23 With Apache

Verified and Tested 10/2/15

Introduction

In this How-To, we will walk you through the install and configuration of Drupal on Fedora 23 with Apache. Drupal is a free content management system that will facilitate the way your content is organized and managed. It has a user-friendly interface that makes customizing your content easy and simple with little effort.

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