Dwijadas Dey

Dwijadas Dey

An avid cricket fan and a tech writer, enjoying a transition to the field of DevOps. Mail me at [email protected], or check out my Twitter @Dwijadas_Dey.

basic_linux_commands_for_beginners
Tutorials | Aug 09, 2019 | By Dwijadas Dey | 22 min read

13 basic Linux commands for beginners

Understanding VPS terminal commands can seem daunting at first, but practicing the most commonly-used ones will help you navigate your VPS with ease.

what_is_a_web_server
VPS Uses | Jul 20, 2019 | By Dwijadas Dey | 11 min read

What is a web server?

Between LAMPs and LEMPs and PHP and other acronyms, web servers can be a confusing lot. Let’s answer an essential-but-common question: What is a web server?

install_lamp_stack_vps
Development && Tutorials | Jul 19, 2019 | By Dwijadas Dey | 9 min read

Install a LAMP stack on your VPS (Tutorial)

LAMP is still the most popular software stack for setting up a web server. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to install a LAMP stack on your VPS, so …

Tutorials | May 01, 2019 | By Dwijadas Dey | 13 min read

How to install Nextcloud on your server with Docker

Nextcloud is a fantastic way to break your reliance on other companies like Dropbox or Google. With a few Docker containers, you can install Nextcloud on your VPS in a …

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Self-Hosting | Oct 18, 2018 | By Dwijadas Dey | 13 min read

Best Dropbox alternative: Seafile vs NextCloud vs Syncthing?

It’s a battle for the best self-hosted Dropbox alternative: NextCloud vs. Seafile vs. Syncthing! See which file-syncing app is the best fit for your VPS.

Cool uses for Docker
VPS Uses | Oct 04, 2018 | By Dwijadas Dey | 9 min read

7 cool uses for Docker: WINE and tweeting from terminals

Docker containers are a beautiful, flexible thing. Here are a few of our favorite cool uses for Docker on your VPS, from the useful to the downright ridiculous.

VPS backups are really simple, you’re just thinking too hard
VPS Uses | Sep 20, 2018 | By Dwijadas Dey | 13 min read

VPS backups are simple—you’re just overthinking it

People keep thinking that manual VPS backups are some impossible task. Let’s see what happens when we stop overthinking and just use rsync smarter.