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  • Edited Tutorial

    How To Reset Your MySQL or MariaDB Root Password

    Forgetting passwords happens to the best of us. If you forget or lose the root password to your MySQL or MariaDB database, you can still gain access and reset the password if you have access to the server and a sudo-e...
    By Mateusz Papiernik MySQL MariaDB Databases CentOS Debian Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04
  • Published Tutorial

    DigitalOcean's Technical Writing Guidelines

    DigitalOcean is excited to continue building out its collection of technical articles related to server administration and software engineering. To keep the DigitalOcean community unified and to ensure that articles f...
    By Hazel Virdó, Brian Hogan DigitalOcean Articles Write for DO
  • Edited Tutorial

    How To Use Doctl, the Official DigitalOcean Command-Line Client

    DigitalOcean's web based control panel provides a convenient, point-and-click interface for managing Droplets. There are many times, however, when a command-line tool may be a preferable alternative. doctl, the offic...
    By Marko Mudrinić DigitalOcean API Configuration Management
  • Published Tutorial

    How To Secure Nginx with Let's Encrypt on Debian 10

    Let's Encrypt is a Certificate Authority (CA) that provides an easy way to obtain and install free TLS/SSL certificates, enabling encrypted HTTPS on web servers. In this tutorial, you will use Certbot to obtain a free...
    By Hazel Virdó, Kathleen Juell Nginx Let's Encrypt Debian Debian 10
  • Published Tutorial

    How To Set Up a Firewall with UFW on Debian 10

    This tutorial will show you how to set up a firewall with UFW on Debian 10.
    By Hazel Virdó, Brian Boucheron, Kathleen Juell Firewall Networking Security Debian Debian 10
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    Email delivery of invoices

    Hi everyone, Thank you for voicing your support for this feature! We’re happy to announce that starting on 1 January, 2019, you …
    By hazelnut
  • Published Tutorial

    How To Set Up a Firewall with UFW on Debian 9

    This tutorial will show you how to set up a firewall with UFW on Debian 9.
    By Hazel Virdó, Brian Boucheron Firewall Networking Security Debian Debian 9
  • Published Tutorial

    How To Secure Nginx with Let's Encrypt on Debian 9

    Let's Encrypt is a Certificate Authority (CA) that provides an easy way to obtain and install free TLS/SSL certificates, enabling encrypted HTTPS on web servers. In this tutorial, you will use Certbot to obtain a free...
    By Hazel Virdó, Kathleen Juell Nginx Let's Encrypt Debian 9
  • Edited Tutorial in Series: The Navigator's Guide to DigitalOcean

    Navigator's Guide: Modular Infrastructure Configuration

    The previous section used Terraform and Ansible to provision resources (Droplets, Load Balancers, and Floating IPs) and deploy your WordPress application. In this supplemental section, we discuss some ways to simplify...
    By Fabian Barajas, Jon Schwenn Solutions Configuration Management Terraform Ansible
  • Edited Tutorial in Series: The Navigator's Guide to DigitalOcean

    Navigator's Guide: Deployment Solution with Configuration Management

    The previous chapter demonstrated how to reduce downtime by adding redundancy at the web frontend layer of your infrastructure. If your service works with files and data, you'll also need a centralized backend — which...
    By Fabian Barajas, Jon Schwenn Solutions Configuration Management
  • Edited Tutorial in Series: The Navigator's Guide to DigitalOcean

    Navigator's Guide: High Availability

    It doesn't matter if you're running a small blog, a large application, or an API; you never want it to be offline. A single point of failure is any part of your infrastructure that will cause downtime if it fails. A h...
    By Fabian Barajas, Jon Schwenn Solutions High Availability
  • Published Tutorial

    How To Secure Nginx with Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu 18.04

    In this tutorial, we will show you how to use Let's Encrypt to obtain a free SSL certificate and use it with Nginx on Ubuntu 18.04. We will also show you how to automatically renew your SSL certificate. If you're runn...
    By Hazel Virdó, Kathleen Juell Let's Encrypt Nginx Ubuntu 18.04
  • Edited Tutorial

    How to Manage and Monitor Docker Containers with dry on Ubuntu 16.04

    dry is a simple but extensive terminal application built to interact with Docker containers and their images. Using dry removes the repetition involved when executing routine Docker Engine commands, and also provides ...
    By C.J. Scarlett Docker Ubuntu 16.04
  • Edited Tutorial

    How To Sync Transformed Data from MongoDB to Elasticsearch with Transporter on Ubuntu 16.04

    In this tutorial, we'll walk through an example of moving and processing data from a MongoDB database to Elasticsearch using Transporter's built-in adaptors and a custom transformer written in JavaScript.
    By Mandeep Singh Gulati MongoDB Elasticsearch Ubuntu 16.04
  • Edited Tutorial in Series: The Navigator's Guide to DigitalOcean

    Navigator's Guide: Initial Environment Setup

    This is the first hands-on portion of the book. First, we'll go over the tools we'll be using, how they fit together, and how they can be beneficial to you as you begin to create and manage your infrastructure on Digi...
    By Fabian Barajas, Jon Schwenn DigitalOcean Articles Solutions
  • Edited Tutorial in Series: The Navigator's Guide to DigitalOcean

    Navigator's Guide: Our Solutions for Cloud Computing

    Before we set sail, we want to share a brief infrastructure history lesson. This will help provide context on the needs that cloud infrastructure fills and how to take full advantage of it to get the most value, perfo...
    By Fabian Barajas, Jon Schwenn DigitalOcean Articles Solutions
  • Edited Tutorial in Series: The Navigator's Guide to DigitalOcean

    Navigator's Guide: DigitalOcean, Customer Success, and You

    In the introduction, we said that this book would give you the tools and the understanding you need to run a successful infrastructure on DigitalOcean — but what is DigitalOcean, and who are we to tell you what to do?
    By Fabian Barajas, Jon Schwenn DigitalOcean Articles Solutions
  • Edited Tutorial in Series: The Navigator's Guide to DigitalOcean

    Navigator's Guide: Preface

    How do I scale and grow my infrastructure for my business? More importantly, how do I prevent a crisis? How do I know what my decisions will also impact? Am I asking the right questions? This book will help answer qu...
    By Fabian Barajas, Jon Schwenn DigitalOcean Articles Solutions
  • Edited Tutorial

    How to Create an Encrypted File System on a DigitalOcean Block Storage Volume

    DigitalOcean Volumes are scalable, SSD-based block storage devices. This tutorial covers how to create a passphrase-protected encrypted disk on your Volume containing a file systemm anually mount the encrypted file sy...
    By Jon Schwenn Block Storage Security Solutions
  • Edited Tutorial

    How To Securely Manage Secrets with HashiCorp Vault on Ubuntu 16.04

    Vault is an open-source tool that provides a secure, reliable way to store and distribute secrets like API keys, access tokens, and passwords. Software like Vault can be critically important when deploying application...
    By Tyler Langlois Security Let's Encrypt Ubuntu 16.04