Configuring Apache 2 Web Server on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)

This tutorial explains how to install and configure the Apache web server on Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin) Issue the following commands to make sure it is set properly: hostname hostname -f The first command should show your short hostname, and the second should show your fully qualified domain name (FQDN). Install Apache 2 Make sure your package repositories and installed programs are up to date … Continue reading Configuring Apache 2 Web Server on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)

Simplified reverse proxying for web utilization nginx +zlib+pcre+ssl

Nginx or Engine X as pronounced is one of the popular webservers currently implemented powering at least 6% of web-servers around the globe. Features, like SNI server naming indication (SNI), allows users to host multiple SSL websites using a single IP. Costs of  hosting is minimized and also the cost of utilizing extra network cards and IP addresses.  It synchronizes user requests into one instance … Continue reading Simplified reverse proxying for web utilization nginx +zlib+pcre+ssl