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Cloud computing is the latest advancement in technology and the key concept here is virtualization. Virtualization software separates a physical computing device by dividing it into one or more ‘virtual’ devices, each of which can be easily used and managed to perform computing tasks. The operating system–level virtualization such as Docker, creates a scalable system… Read more »


Website and application hosting are emerging as highly potential areas in the service industry. As hosting technologies are getting updated quite often, it is important for the techies to update themselves to keep pace with technology. Grid computing technology has been around for a long time but was never been properly introduced into the area… Read more »

A Powerful System Monitoring Tool called Glances

The System Administrator relies on monitoring tools to monitor and debug the system performance every day. A number of system monitoring tools are now available in Linux distributions. System admins always rely on the top command that comes as default with every Linux distributions. Although the tools come in a variety of options, nothing gives… Read more »

Advantages of Docker technology

This blog helps you to understand in-depth about ‘Docker’ technology and its benefits. The technology is useful in distributing the application you are using without worrying about the compatibility requirements. From a layman’s viewpoint, the docker packages the application with its entire dependencies like libraries, binaries etc., that are required to run the software or… Read more »

Why KVM VPS is required ahead of Shared and Reseller Hosting ?

HostDime now focuses more on Managed VPS/Virtual Machines based around Virtualization technology known as KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine). Using KVM VPS product we can offer shared and reseller hosting in a more private, customizable, and secured environment. Our state-of-the-art data center hosts these SSDs and it has been upgraded with a fiber 10 Gbps, which… Read more »

Restricted Shells: rssh and scponly

Rssh and scponly are two of the most important shell commands used by sysadmins and they limit the operations for a Linux user. This tool can create a particular user who is only allowed to copy files via scp and hence won’t be permitted to log into the system’s command line. If you possess online… Read more »

Why so VPS ?

Website will play a key role in building your business and so it is important to improve the same as the business grows. Most of the entrepreneurs prefer to host their websites in basic shared hosting packages, considering the low cost and fully managed services. But as the business grows the number of visits will… Read more »


  Why Engintron..? Undoubtedly Apache HTTP software is the most popular web server used across the world. It is the web server component of the popular LAMP. It was developed in the year 1995. It was developed by Robert McCool. Because of its wide popularity it has gained documentation and integrated supports from other software… Read more »

Features of REDIS

Redis or Remote Dictionary Server, is an in-memory data structure that can be used as cache, database and message broker. The open source software supports data structures like lists, hashes, strings, sets, bitmaps, sorted sets with range queries and hyperloglogs. Since June 2015, the development of Redis is sponsored by Redis Labs. Earlier, it was… Read more »

LiFi – The next generation in Connectivity

Technology and innovations have revolutionized the way we live and they in fact made our life easy. Earlier people used to communicate by writing mails and wait for months to get a reply. Currently, we have audio/ video conferencing features at our finger tips in the form of mobile / other hand-held devices. The other… Read more »

The Impact of Hardware Components in the Performance of a Dedicated Server

Most people believe that basic dedicated servers can deliver the best performance for their websites. This is not true as website performance is also determined by other factors like traffic to the website, coding side optimization and load on the server. Also the hardware configuration should be efficient enough to handle the amount of traffic…. Read more »

Graph Databases : An Artistic Approach to Data Storage

  Graph databases, in a general way, are databases that use graph structures for meaningfully association of data with nodes, edges and properties to represent and store data. There are a lot of graph databases such as AllegroGraph, ArangoDB, Blazegraph, Bitsy, Cayley, Filament, graphd, Horton, IBM System G Native Store, MarkLogic, Neo4j, Ontotext GraphDB, Oracle… Read more »