Enable Leverage Browser Caching in Nginx

By | 2018-10-25T23:44:49+00:00 October 24th, 2018|

Enable Leverage Browser Caching in Nginx Browser caching plays a paramount role in cache mechanism for increasing page speed. Static files like css, js, jpeg, png, etc that are used for the website can be saved on the visitor’s computer for future access. Whenever the visitor encounters a new page on your website, the above [...]

How to Install Nginx on DirectAdmin

By | 2017-02-27T18:41:51+00:00 February 27th, 2017|

By default, DirectAdmin uses the Apache webserver to serve websites. Apache currently reigns as the best server for websites. The reasons for apache server’s popularity is well documented. Apache’s power and the ability to serve Perl and Python. However, Apache servers carries some drawbacks. Apache contains high memory footage. Nginx is another powerful open source [...]

How to Install Roundcube in CentOS

By | 2018-06-12T07:39:01+00:00 February 1st, 2017|

Roundcube is also known as webmail. Webmail is any email client that is running on web server.  It allows the user to access their email through web browser as long as an internet connection is available. In this tutorial we can check how to install Roundcube in CentOS. To do this, please follow the below given [...]

Create and Install Self-Signed SSL Certificate on CentOS and Ubuntu

By | 2017-02-01T17:34:32+00:00 February 1st, 2017|

SSL certificate stands for Secure Socket Layer is used to establish a secure and encrypted connection between a browser and a server. SSL certificate is also known as digital certificate. The SSL connection protects sensitive data such us credit card information and authenticated passwords during each visit. When you purchase SSL certificate from a trusted-third [...]

Engintron: cPanel plugin for installing Nginx web server as a reverse proxy

By | 2017-01-05T16:27:00+00:00 January 5th, 2017|

In this tutorial we will learn about "Engintron" - which is a cPanel plugin for installing Nginx web server as a reverse proxy. Why Reverse Proxy By default, cPanel uses the Apache webserver to serve websites. Apache currently reigns as the best server for websites. The reasons for apache server’s popularity is well documented. Apache’s [...]

What is ModSecurity and how to use it?

By | 2018-07-24T10:45:58+00:00 August 4th, 2016|

ModSecurity is an open-source web-based firewall application (or WAF) supported by different web servers: Apache, Nginx, and IIS. With over 70% of all attacks now carried out over the web application level, organizations need every help they can get in making their systems secure. ModSecurity is a web application firewall that can work either embedded [...]