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What Is Just-In-Time (JIT) Compilation?

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Just-In-Time compilation, or JIT, is a technique used by runtime interpreters for languages like JavaScript, C#, and Java to bring execution speeds closer to the native performance offered by precompiled binary languages like C++.

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The Article Was Written/Published By: Anthony Heddings

How to Recursively Change File Permissions in Linux

linux-file-permissions-featured.jpg Because Linux is a multi-user operating system, it has a mechanism that sets and manages file permissions to ensure that only authorized processes and users can access various directories and files. As you use Linux, you may encounter various instances where you can’t edit files or directories because of the “Permission denied” error, indicating you do not have the required privileges. This tutorial will show you how to recursively change file permissions in Linux to ensure that your permission settings apply to sub-folders and files. How to check file permission(s) in Linux When the “permission denied” error occurs… Read more14633309.gif

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The Article Was Written/Published By: John Wachira

How to Run Nmap without Root or Sudo

nmap.jpg Nmap, short for Network Mapper, is one of the most used portmapper and network scanning tools. While it is possible to run some of Nmap’s basic functions as an unprivileged/normal user, using most of its advanced features requires root or sudo privileges. For example, some advanced port scanning features like NULL, Stealth SYN Scan, and many others can only work with root privileges because Nmap needs to access raw packet data to give you adequate/usable results. Whenever you try to run such advanced features without sudo privileges, the tool will prompt you with the “requires root privileges” message…. Read more14584469.gif

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Installing Chrome/Firefox on a New Windows Server, the Easy Way

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Windows Server comes with default “Enhanced Security Configuration” protections for Internet Explorer that block websites that aren’t trusted. The problem? This blocks you from installing a proper browser like Chrome and getting on with the rest of your job.

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Source: https://www.cloudsavvyit.com/10445/installing-chrome-firefox-on-a-new-windows-server-the-easy-way/
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Chinese hackers are leveraging flaws in Microsoft Exchange Server to steal emails

Security researchers reported at least 30,000 organizations across the US have been hacked over the past few days by an unusually aggressive Chinese cyber-espionage unit focused on stealing email. The researchers say that many of the organizations targeted in the act include small businesses, cities, and local governments. The group of hackers is exploiting four newly-discovered flaws in Microsoft Exchange … Continue reading

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The Article Was Written/Published By: Satsuki Then

Everything You Need to Set Up a Plex Server

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A Plex Media Server makes it easy to stream or share your movie and music collection the same way that you stream Netflix or Hulu. No hassle, no fuss, just dump all your media in the server and stream it to any device. But setting up a Plex server is easier said than done, especially when there are so many different devices that can function as a Plex server.

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Source: https://www.reviewgeek.com/70552/everything-you-need-to-set-up-a-plex-server/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Andrew Heinzman

How to Install and Use Composer, PHP’s Dependency Manager

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Composer is the PHP community’s go-to dependency manager. It simplifies installing, updating and using third-party packages. Packages can be hosted by public and private repositories, with most popular projects publishing to Packagist.

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Source: https://www.cloudsavvyit.com/9125/how-to-install-and-use-composer-phps-dependency-manager/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: James Walker

Plex versus Kodi: Which Is Better for Home Streaming?

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Plex and Kodi are competing streaming media centers that people use to enjoy their collection of movies, TV shows, pictures, and music. While they both offer the same core functionality, the features they offer vary wildly, so we figured we’d take a look at both to see what makes them tick and which one is the best.

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Source: https://www.reviewgeek.com/66151/plex-versus-kodi-which-is-better-for-home-streaming/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Suzanne Humphries

Securing a New Windows Server

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When working with a new Windows Server,  securing it against attackers is one of the first things you will want to do. A default Windows Server configuration is not inherently locked down and leaves important protection open and accessible to hackers. Let’s take a look at how we can secure our web server!

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Source: https://www.cloudsavvyit.com/3076/securing-a-new-windows-server/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Mike Sherman

How to Migrate a Linux Server To New Hardware

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Whether you’re upgrading to more powerful servers, moving to new regions, or adding new instances, migrating a Linux server can be made easier by implementing the proper strategies and knowing the right commands. We’ll discuss how to move your server to a new machine with minimal hassle.

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Source: https://www.cloudsavvyit.com/7664/how-to-migrate-a-linux-server-to-new-hardware/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Anthony Heddings

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