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Installing RabbitMQ on Ubuntu 17.10

In this post we are going to install RabbitMQ on Ubuntu Server 17.10 and configure the web admin interface.

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Accessing Kubernetes Dashboard

As of Kubernetes 1.7 the Kubernetes Dashboard has been secured and you might find that it is rather difficult to access it.  In this post, I will show a way to access it if you are having issues.

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Installing Prometheus on Ubuntu 17.10

In this article we will install and configure Prometheus monitoring on Ubuntu Server.  Prometheus is a monitoring solution that monitors and alerts from time-series metrics.

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Connecting to your Kubernetes Cluster remotely

In this article we will walk through installing kubectl on a development system and configuring it to connect to a remote Kubernetes cluster.

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Running your own Docker Registry

Running your own docker registry can be handy and secure if you just need to keep your docker containers somewhere safe and not out for the public to utilize.  In this post, I will walk you through setting up a docker registry on an Ubuntu Server system.

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Turning off systemd-resolved

SystemD’s implementation of resolved works well enough if you don’t have a lab or internal DNS servers like I have.  I have found that it is easiest to manage DNS on Ubuntu if you disable resolved entirely.  This post will walk you through the process.

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Accessing Openstack Dashboard on Canonical Openstack

After you install Canonical Openstack using conjure-up on Ubuntu Server you might find the dashboard unreachable.  This is because it is designed to be installed on a development system for developers to use (i.e. – a system with a GUI on it and a browser).  The dashboard is exposed but only from localhost. In order […]

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Installing a LEMP stack on Ubuntu 17.10

In this post we will configure a LEMP (LInux, Nginx, MySQL, and PHP) stack on Ubuntu 17.10 server.

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EMACS REST Client for Python Web API Testing

In previous posts, I covered writing a Python REST API.  In this article, we will test our API from within EMACS!  We are going to install an EMACS rest client to do our testing.  This will cut down your development time because you can do everything from one IDE (EMACS) and not have to switch […]

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Install Apache Tomcat 9 on Ubuntu Server 17.10

In this post we will walk through how to install Apache Tomcat 9 on Ubuntu Server 17.10.