Cloud Monitoring Tools

As there are more potential benefits of moving an infrastructure to the cloud, there is a significant rise in the adoption of cloud monitoring and management tools. These tools help businesses manage cloud operations seamlessly and deliver uninterrupted cloud services to the end users. A very few advantages of Cloud monitoring tools are as [...]

Case Study: Varnish Load Balancer for 1 Million Visitors

Recently, we had to setup Varnish load balancer for a website having 1 Million visitors per day. Provisioning load balancer based on this scale is a challenging task. We need to do several benchmarking tests in order to reach our optimum solution. Let us see how we did the load balancer setup for supporting [...]

Why upgrade to VMware VSphere 6.7

VMware is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and digital workspace technology that was started in 1998 according to Gartner Quadrant 2018.vSphere 6.7 is the latest release by VMware and continues to evolve each day by introducing several capabilities to enhance connection and secure heterogeneous environments. In this article, we cover what you need [...]

2018-11-02T12:03:21+05:30November 2nd, 2018|Server Management|0 Comments

Case Study: WebSockets with AWS Autoscaling

Customer Problem The client was facing frequent downtime and heavy resource usages on his website hosted in Amazon AWS instance. So he needs to ensure High Availability ( HA ) for his website. The client's requirement was to setup a loadbalancer to ensure high avaliablity and also he needed caching for faster content [...]

2018-09-27T12:38:35+05:30September 27th, 2018|Server Administration, Server Management|0 Comments

Achieving GDPR compliance with VMware NSX

Brief Description GDPR is the General Data Protection Regulation that was agreed upon by the European Parliament and European Commission in late 2016 to be affected in May 2018. This GDPR will override all other data protection laws and provide a single unified regulation. The policy affects 28 European Union member countries. VMware [...]

2018-08-14T12:33:50+05:30August 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

VMware Backup with Veeam Backup and Replication

Veeam Backup and Replication is a tool used as a backup and availability solution for VMware, Hyper-V and physical servers with Windows or Linux as the guest OS. It is a flexible and reliable backup and recovery solution for virtualised data and application level like Active Directory and SQL server. Veeam is used as [...]

2018-07-30T12:34:40+05:30July 27th, 2018|Server Administration|0 Comments

PowerDNS Authoritative Server with DNSSEC

PowerDNS is a free and open source DNS server with great features. The GUI is very handy and easy to manage. It has commands to manipulate the DNS records and zones. It supports all Linux platforms. Let's see how to install PowerDNS authoritative server with DNSSEC. You need a fresh Linux server. Recommended configuration - [...]

Setup Amazon AWS EC2 with IPv6 Address

IPv6 is a most recent version of internet protocol. It was indeed to replace the commonly used internet protocol IPv4. In the modern internet world, most of the people are switching their network to IPV6 because of the advantages it provides: More Efficient Routing More Efficient Packet Processing Security Simplified Network Configuration IPv6 has [...]

2018-07-09T13:01:07+05:30June 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

VMware Monitoring with SolarWinds

Server virtualisation has become a norm in many organisations whether small or big enterprise. Virtual machines running in today’s infrastructure are revenue generating, tier 1 where most critical applications cannot afford to go down or degraded. In this article, we will discuss how to install SolarWinds Virtualization Manager 8.2, configuration and how to perform VMware monitoring [...]

2018-06-13T14:51:32+05:30June 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

VMware restore with Veeam Backup and Replication

Backup and recovery of a virtual machine can be a daunting task. Veeam Backup and replication provides an efficient way to backup, restore and replicate data across multiple storage locations. Veeam Backup and replication has moved from just a backup tool to an availability tool. It enables backup of virtual, cloud and physical server backups [...]

2018-06-05T10:09:05+05:30May 29th, 2018|Server Administration|0 Comments