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Clonezilla Live Disk Cloning OS Gets New Massive Deployment BitTorrent Mechanism
(Apr 17, 2018, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

Clonezilla Live 2.5.5-38 is now the latest stable release of the live system based on the open-source partition and disk imaging and cloning Clonezilla software.

How To Resize Active/Primary root Partition In Linux Using GParted Utility
(Apr 16, 2018, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: GParted utility allows user to perform disk resize, copy, and move partitions without data loss.

How To Setup Static File Server Instantly
(Apr 13, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Setup an Instant File server using "Serve" utility in Linux.

Why You Should Use TimeShift in Linux Mint to Back Up Your Computer
(Apr 13, 2018, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: Timeshift is excellent for creating and scheduling regular backups of your Linux desktop system.

20 Outstanding Backup Utilities for Linux Systems in 2018
(Apr 09, 2018, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

Backup on personal computers or servers is always important to prevent permanent data loss.

How to find files in Linux
(Apr 05, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

Use these simple Linux utilities to quickly find files based on type, content, and more.

Understanding Linux filesystems: ext4 and beyond
(Apr 03, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn the history of ext4, including what's different from ext3 and the other filesystems that came before it.

Create a Linux Swap File
(Apr 02, 2018, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linuxize: Swap is a space on a disk that is used when the amount of physical RAM memory is full.

Live Backups with Just Inotify, Rsync, and Bash
(Mar 30, 2018, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxHint: This article shows you an elegant way to synchronize and autobackup folders using only inotifywait and rsync in a Bash script.

System Tar and Restore - A Versatile System Backup Script for Linux
(Mar 30, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tecmint: System Tar and Restore is a versatile system backup script for Linux systems.

How To Create/Extend Swap Partition In Linux Using LVM
(Mar 29, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: LVM allow users to increase the swap partition whenever needed.

How To Archive Files and directories Using Tar Command in Linux
(Mar 27, 2018, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ostechnix: This guide describes how to archive files and directories in Linux using Tar command.

How To Compress And Decompress Files In Linux
(Mar 25, 2018, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Compress and decompress files using Gzip and Bzip2 programs in Linux.

8 Ways to Maintain a Clean, Lean Ubuntu Machine
(Mar 25, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

MakeTechEasier: While Ubuntu is easy to use, sometimes it will become bloated with plenty of useless files lying around.

Transfer Files From Computer To Mobile Devices By Scanning QR Codes
(Mar 23, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

ostechnix: Qr-filetransfer is CLI utility that allows you to transfer files over WiFi from computer to mobile devices by scanning QR codes without leaving your Terminal.

ddgr - A Command Line Tool To Search DuckDuckGo From The Terminal
(Mar 23, 2018, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: ddgr utility allow users to search DuckDuckGo right from the terminal.

How to Backup Your Files to Amazon S3 Using CloudBerry Backup on Linux
(Mar 22, 2018, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

CloudBerry, the #1 cross-platform cloud backup software, can be seamlessly integrated with Amazon S3.

How To Manage Disk Partitions Using Parted Command
(Mar 19, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

2DayGeek: Parted allow users to create a partition when the disk size is larger than 2TB but fdisk doesn't allow.

New Ubuntu Installs Could Be Speed Up by 10% with the Zstd Compression Algorithm
(Mar 12, 2018, 11:00) (0 talkbacks)

zstd is an open-source lossless data compression algorithm designed to offer fast real-time compression and decompression speeds, even faster than xz or gzip.

Former Docker CEO Joins Blockchain Storage Platform Storj Labs
(Mar 12, 2018, 09:11) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Former Docker CEO Ben Golub wants to help enable Storj Labs to become the Airbnb of the storage industry with a crowdsourced model for distributed storage.

eWEEK: Former Docker CEO Ben Golub wants to help enable Storj Labs to become the Airbnb of the storage industry with a crowdsourced model for distributed storage.

How to Access Google Drive from Ubuntu Desktop
(Mar 10, 2018, 18:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxHint: This tutorial describes how to mount a Google drive onto your Ubuntu system as a device

How to Rename Multiple Files on Linux
(Mar 08, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

Whether you need a pattern that the files need to follow, or if you just want to rename many files at one time, renaming files can be quite tedious.

Red Hat Adds Zing to High-Density Storage
(Mar 06, 2018, 07:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxInsider: Red Hat announced the addition of high-density storage capabilities to Red Hat JBoss Data Grid, its in-memory data management technology.

How to Install a MongoDB Sharded Cluster on CentOS 7
(Mar 05, 2018, 23:00) (0 talkbacks)

This tutorial will show you how to install a sharded MongoDB cluster on CentOS 7.

How to restore deleted files in Linux with Foremost
(Mar 05, 2018, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxTechLab: It might have happened to you at one point or another that you deleted a file or an image by mistake ...

How to use partclone to create a "smart" partition backup
(Mar 05, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxConfig: If you ever used Clonezilla to create a backup of your operating system, you have already experienced the power of the partclone.

Open Source Disk Cleaner App BleachBit Gets First Update After 19 Months
(Mar 04, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

itsFOSS: Open Source system cleaner application BleachBit version 2.0 has been released.

Restic - A Fast, Secure And Efficient Backup Application
(Mar 03, 2018, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

 ostechnix: Restic is a free, fast, open source, secure and cross-platform backup program, written using Go programming language.

How To Increase VirtualBox Disk Size on Existing VM
(Mar 02, 2018, 05:00) (0 talkbacks)

 LinuxHint: After creating a VirtualBox virtual machine you may very likely want to increase the disk size of the virtual machine on the fly.

How to extend EBS & filesystem online on AWS server
(Feb 28, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

kerneltalks: Learn how to extend EBS & filesystem online on AWS EC2 Linux server.

5 Linux Tools to Help Recover Data from Corrupted Drives
(Feb 27, 2018, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

 MakeTechEasier: Did your hard drive just crash and you can't save to your home partition?

How to Create a Tar File in Linux
(Feb 26, 2018, 09:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxQuickTips: How do I create a tar file from various files or directory?

12 useful zypper command examples
(Feb 21, 2018, 15:00) (0 talkbacks)

zypper is used for package and patch management in Suse Linux systems.

Find Large Files in Linux
(Feb 21, 2018, 04:00) (0 talkbacks)

 One of the most common things you will do as a Linux system administrator is finding unneeded large files that consume disk space

Learn XZ (Lossless Data Compression Tool) in Linux with Examples
(Feb 20, 2018, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Tecmint: xz is a new general-purpose, command line data compression utility, similar to gzip and bzip2.

CNCF’s Vitess Scales MySQL with the Help of Kubernetes
(Feb 14, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

A technology developed by YouTube to shard large MySQL databases across multiple servers, Vitess, has become the 16th hosted project of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation.

Reference guide to Linux Directory structure
(Feb 12, 2018, 19:00) (0 talkbacks)

LinuxTechLab: When we install a Linux distribution we see that a number of directories are created.

Linux rmdir Command for Beginners (with Examples)
(Feb 09, 2018, 13:00) (0 talkbacks)

Do you know how to use the rmdir command properly?

Subtree Debuts Dotmesh and Dothub for Cloud Native Data Management
(Feb 09, 2018, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

eWEEK: Startup raises $10M in a bid to bring more control to Docker and Kubernetes cloud native application data management.

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