Enable NFS on your Synology NAS

In a previous post, I wrote about the steps I followed when enabling SSH, SCP/SFTP and configuring a static IP address on my Synology NAS. In this post, I'll walk you through the steps I followed when enabling NFS on my Synology NAS. Enabling Services Login to the Synology…

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Niche networks and the eXo Platform

The eXo Platform is an open-source social collaboration platform that you can use to implement niche networks, that bring people together (based on their interests, speciality or profession) and helps them interact and share information. In this post, we'll install the eXo Platform on Elementary OS (Ubuntu 64-bit). Prerequisites Java…

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How To: Install Ajenti (behind Nginx) on Ubuntu

Ajenti is web-based system administration application similar to Webmin and cPanel. In this post, we'll install Ajenti and update our Nginx (engine-x) configuration to ensure that all requests to Ajenti's admin panel are only available over HTTPS. Install Ajenti To install Ajenti, we'll use "apt" (Debian/Ubuntu's advanced…

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