Thursday , April 2 2020

An Introduction to Storage Terminology and Concepts in Linux

Introduction Linux has robust systems and tooling to manage hardware devices, including storage drives. In this article we’ll cover, at a high level, how Linux represents these devices and how raw storage is made into usable space on the server. What is Block Storage? Block storage is another name for …

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Nissan Vmotion 2.0 Concept

Nissan Vmotion 2.0 is an exciting new concept for tomorrow’s busy professionals Created to showcase Nissan’s new sedan design direction – futuristic, dynamic, and more cabin-focused Showcases the evolution of the signature “V-motion” front design seen on many of today’s Nissan products Provides hints at the future of “Nissan Intelligent …

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Domain Name System

The Domain Name System (DNS) is a hierarchical decentralized naming system for computers, services, or other resources connected to the Internetor a private network. It associates various information with domain namesassigned to each of the participating entities. Most prominently, it translates more readily memorized domain names to the numerical IP addresses needed for locating and identifying computer services …

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Configure DNS forwarders in Windows Server 2012 R2

In the first article in our series on DNS forwarders, we looked at some best practices for DNS forwarding. In this second article I’ll show you how to configure a DNS server with forwarders in Windows Server 2012 R2. As always with Windows, you can change, add, and remove forwarders by using …

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Windows 2012 Turn off Password Complexity

How to disable (turn off) the default Windows 2012 Administrator Complexity 1. Open the Administrative Tool 2. This places you in the Administrative Tools section. Select Local Security Policy. ‘ 3. Change the password Must Meet Complex Requirements option to Disabled. In a Domain Environment, for an Active Directory Domain Server. In the Server Manager click on Tools and …

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How To Secure Apache with Let’s Encrypt on Ubuntu

Introduction This tutorial will show you how to Secure Apache and set up a TLS/SSL certificate from Let’s Encrypt on an Ubuntu 14.04 server running Apache as a web server. We will also cover how to automate the certificate renewal process using a cron job. SSL certificates are used within web servers …

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