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Vagrant - Virtualized development for the masses.

Vagrant - Virtualized development for the masses.

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10 Free Server & Network Monitoring Tools that Kick Ass When you have a website or a network, it’s helpful to be aware of any issues as soon as they occur. There are open source and freeware server/network monitoring tools that will supervise your infrastructure for any issues that may arise. These tools are meant to aid you in avoiding being taken offline and evaluating if your resource needs has outgrown your infrastructure. In this article, we review our top 10 server/network monitoring tools. You will see a variety of server applications here so that you might find the tool (or tools) for your needs.

Customizing Bootstrap Twitter’s Bootstrap1 has taken off like a rocket since its release a year ago. The popular CSS framework supplies a responsive grid system, pre-styled components and JavaScript plugins to a parade of websites2. One of Bootstrap’s appeals is that it just works. It’s a significant time-saver when starting a website, so much so that major organizations such as NBC, NASA and the White House are adopting it. KVM - The Linux Kernel-Based Virtual Machine I believe that KVM will be a significant player in the virtualization market. Here's why: Birth of Virtualization Virtualization has been around for a long time. We first saw virtualization technology from IBM in the 70s as part of the System/360 project called the IBM VM. One key feature of the System/360 was that it allowed customers to consolidate a few System/360 minicomputers by upgrading to a single System/360 mainframe, assuming the mainframe could provide the same features.

PhpSysInfo Demo Demo Bootstrap News phpSysInfo 3.2.4 released (December 13, 2015) Installation and Usage How to set up a website for your small business and getting it ranked on Google By Amy Andrew PUBLISHED: 07:32 GMT, 11 November 2013 | UPDATED: 08:44 GMT, 6 December 2013 Top of your to-do list when starting up a company should be getting a website sorted. How to Install KVM and Create Virtual Machines on Ubuntu If you’re using Linux, you don’t need VirtualBox or VMware to create virtual machines. You can use KVM – the kernel-based virtual machine – to run both Windows and Linux in virtual machines. You can use KVM directly or with other command-line tools, but the graphical Virtual Machine Manager (Virt-Manager) application will feel most familiar to people that have used other virtual machine programs.

14 free ebooks for designers We've done some extensive research and found these brilliant free ebooks for you to download and read – but let us know in the comments if you've come across a good book we've missed! There has always been a healthy market for commercial books written by experts, and this isn't likely to change any time soon: sometimes there's just no substitute for splashing your cash and getting high quality content in return. That said, there's a growing movement towards free and freemium content on the web, and the quality of the content is often on a par with the books you'd part cash for. Obviously nobody can afford to print and distribute free books (with the exception of the excellent World Book Night movement), but in this age of tablets, smartphones and laptops the electronic book offers a fantastic, and very cheap, way to spread this content.

How can I remotely monitor the free disk space on an PHP enabled server with PRTG? This article applies to PRTG Network Monitor 7 or later This article explains how to monitor the free disk space on a remote web server that supports PHP scripts. If your webserver is located outside of your LAN it is usually not possible to monitor the free disk space using SNMP or Windows System Sensors due to firewall and security restrictions. Why you should not register your domain with your web host This newsletter is about the dangers of using your web host as your domain registrar, and what you should do to nake sure you have full control over your domains. This is the archived version of edition 1 of the Good Web Hosting Info (GWHI) Newsletter, published Nov 4/2003. Most web hosts offer domain registration. Some web hosts even offer cheap domain registration. And isn't it convenient to register your domain with your web host, so you only have one company to relate to instead of two?

Laravel Homestead - Laravel - The PHP Framework For Web Artisans Introduction Laravel strives to make the entire PHP development experience delightful, including your local development environment. Vagrant provides a simple, elegant way to manage and provision Virtual Machines. Laravel Homestead is an official, pre-packaged Vagrant "box" that provides you a wonderful development environment without requiring you to install PHP, HHVM, a web server, and any other server software on your local machine. No more worrying about messing up your operating system! Vagrant boxes are completely disposable.

Home — Google Web Fundamentals Web Push Notifications, a new way to engage users Web push notifications makes it easy to re-engage with users by showing relevant, timely, and contextual notifications to the user, even when the browser is closed! Web push notifications allow users to opt-in to timely updates from sites they love and allow you to effectively re-engage them with customized, relevant content. The Push API and Notification API open a whole new set of possibilities for you to re-engage with your users.

FlatBuffers: Main Page FlatBuffers is an efficient cross platform serialization library in for C++ and Java. It was created at Google specifically for game development and other performance-critical applications. It is available as open source under the Apache license, v2 (see LICENSE.txt). Why use FlatBuffers? Carousels on ecommerce sites: are they worth bothering with? Carousels on ecommerce sites are now commonplace, but are they useful for retailers? In theory, they offer a chance for sites to put multiple messages in prime postion on homepage, but there are drawbacks. I've been looking at the potential problems with carousels, as well as asking ecommerce professionals for their views... Usability issues with carousels They move too quickly The auto-forwarding of carousels can be a problem, especially if they move too quickly.

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