Category «IT Pros»

Microsoft Azure and WordPress – Bitnami Cost Comparison and Option Break Down

I recently decided to migrate my previously self-hosted blog from one 3rd party solution to Microsoft Azure. I’ve performed WordPress migrations before, but surprisingly, never to Azure. Since Microsoft Azure now also offers Docker and Containers support, a part of me wanted to play around with WordPress via Docker in Azure Cloud, but another part …

Bash on Windows!

As you probably know, Bash is coming to Windows 10. If you are in the Insider Preview program, you can play with it today! Build 14316 was released to Insider users in the Fast Ring, which was announced in this Windows Blog post a few hours ago. As the post points out, you will need to …

RECAP: SVCC (Silicon Valley Code Camp) – How to setup a Linux Web Server and use it to monitor your home

For those of you who couldn’t make it out to my session at this year’s Silicon Valley Code Camp, I have uploaded my deck and notes to this post. Alternatively, if you did make it out my session and wanted a hard (digital) copy of my presentation and my notes, this post is also for …

How to assign a static IP in Ubuntu 14.04

Here’s a quick post on how to statically assign an IP address in Ubuntu / Xubuntu 14.04 since it’s a little different than other Debian versions. First, use your favorite text editor to edit the following file:

You’ll want to add the following lines. **This is assuming your network is setup with the following …