Ubuntu: install a web server – NGINX / PHP / MariaDB

In this tutorial, we will see how to install and configure a server in Ubuntu with the following components: Nginx PHP MariaDB I’ll also explain how to put phpmyadmin to administer the MariaDB server and how to configure vhosts. In this tutorial, we will not use the official repositories of the distribution, but the repositories …

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Veeam: change the location of the logs

Introduction Veeam backup software writes a lot of logs and they are stored by default on drive C at the following location C:\ProgramData\Veeam\Backup. As you can see in the screenshot below, this represents a certain volume, over 4GB, and if the C: \ drive starts to run out of space, it might be worth moving …

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SQL Server: reduce the size of the transaction log

In this “troubleshooting” tutorial, we will see how to reduce the transaction file (ldf) of a SQL Server database. Normally this file is truncated during server backups (Veeam, Altaro …) or by the maintenance plan. In certain situations with SQL Express, the “truncation” is not done and if the size of the file is badly …

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Veeam Backup Office 365 – Installation and use

Introducing Veeam Backup Office 365 Veeam Backup Office 365 is a software which allows the backup of mailboxes hosted on Office 365. It is also possible to backup a local Exchange with. Installation 1. Download Veeam Backup Office 365 from the site veeam.com 2. Unzip the archive. 3. Launch the executable 1. 4. Click on …

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PRTG: supervision of MSA arrays

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In this tutorial, we will see how to supervise an HP MSA 1040/1050/2040/2050 storage array. Prerequisites You must create an equipment group in PRTG to add the two controllers. Supervision of MSA disk array All the sensors were created from the PRTG web interface. Controller A Click on Add a device 1. Give a name …

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GLPI: SSO with IIS – Single sign-on

In this article, I will explain how to implement SSO (Single Sign-On: Single Authentication) with GLPI installed with IIS. SSO saves the user from having to enter identifiers to connect to GLPI. Prerequisites Site configuration in IIS Open the IIS console, go to the GLPI site 1 and click on Authentication 2. Select Anonymous Authentication …

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GLPI link with an Active Directory

In this article, we will see how to configure GLPI with an Active Directory so that users can identify with their Windows session name and password. Configuration of the Active Directory in GLPI From the navigation menu go to Configuration 1 > Authentications 2. In the External Authentications list, click LDAP Directories 1. Click on …

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GLPI on IIS: configuration and installation

In this tutorial, I will explain how to prepare the Windows environment to install GLPI under IIS and how to configure GLPI to send email using an SMTP server. Prerequisites Have the IIS role installed on a server. Install PHP on IIS. A MariaDB or MySQL server. Download the latest version of GLPI. Have an …

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Veeam: Resolving the Volume Problem of Backups on Deduplicated Servers

Symptom On Windows servers with deduplication enabled, at regular intervals the backup size is increased. Below are several screenshots showing the problem: Reason The problem is not with Veeam software, but with deduplication on Windows Server. When configuring deduplication, a memory cleanup job is configured to optimize deduplication, by default this is done every Saturday …

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OneDrive OnPremise with SharePoint

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OneDrive is Microsoft’s tool for storing information in the cloud and having a synchronized copy on your computer. This solution is increasingly used by individuals to save their data, so we are left with users who uses their personal drive to store professional files. OneDrive is available in Office 365 offers, in company you may …

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