Install Memcached with Apache on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Memcached with Apache support on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04. Memcached is a free, open source, object caching program that allows repeated PHP object / database calls to be cached in system memory to help speed up dynamic web applications… Memcached is also an in-memory […]

How to Install GCC on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install GCC Compiler (build-essential) on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04. The GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) is a collection of compilers and libraries developed by GNU Project that supports programming languages such as, C, C++, Objective-C, Fortran, Go and many more. GCC is a core part of […]

How to Install Redis on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new new users how to install and configure Redis in-memory data store and cache server on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04 server. For the uninitiated, Redis is an in-memory cache and data store that is commonly used as database to store data structures such as strings, hashes, lists, sets, sorted […]

Setup Vagrant on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install and configure Vagrant on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04. Vagrant is a tool for building and managing virtual machine environments via the command line. Out of the box, machines are provisioned on top of VirtualBox, VMware, AWS, but also works with other virtualization software providers. […]

How to Install and Use SSH on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to use the ssh command in Ubuntu to connect to establish secure communication to a remote system over SSH protocol. Secure Shell (SSH) is a cryptographic network protocol that provides encrypted compunction between and clients and servers. It replaces previously unsecured network clients in a networked […]

Install Komodo Edit on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Komodo Edit on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04. When looking for a cross-platform,  simple code editor (Python, Perl, Ruby, HTML/CSS, JavaScript and more) for programming and web development, you should probably take a look at Komodo Edit. This simple yet powerful code editor for programmers […]

How to Add New Users to Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to add new users to Ubuntu. This should also apply to other versions of Ubuntu and Linux systems as a whole. Whether you’re a system administrator managing a server or a home user, adding new users to Ubuntu is something you might want to learn how. […]

How to Install Ruby on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Ruby on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04. Ruby is a popular, high-level programming language with focus on simplicity. It has elegant syntax that is to read and easy to write and is behind the powerful Ruby on Rails Framework. There are multiple ways to install […]

How to Install Tomcat on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

This brief tutorial shows you how to get Apache Tomcat 9 series on Ubuntu 16.04 | 18.04 LTS systems. For those who don’t know what Tomcat is, below is an overview. Apache Tomcat software is an open source implementation of the Java Servlet, JavaServer Pages, Java Expression Language and Java WebSocket developed by the Apache […]

How to Install Skype on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04

This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Skype on Ubuntu 20.04 | 18.04. Skype, owned by Microsoft is a very popular free VOIP software use to make free Skype-to-Skype calls and text to stay in touch with friends and family. Skype for Linux was recently updated, and this new version adds […]