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How to install Nginx, MongoDB, NodeJS and host MeteorJS applications on an Ubuntu VPS

In this tutorial we are going to show you the steps required to bootstrap an environment to host your Meteor JS applications. More specifically, the tutorial explains how to install Nginx, MongoDB, NodeJS and host MeteorJS applications on an Ubuntu VPS. We are using one of our Ubuntu 16.04 managed virtual servers, though it should work on any other Ubuntu or Debian based system. Let’s say a word or two for each of the components being used, shall we? What is Nginx? Nginx is the world’s most popular open source web server and load balancer for high-traffic sites, powering millions if not billions […]

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Install GlassFish 4.1 and setup reverse proxy with Nginx on an Ubuntu 14.04 VPS

Install GlassFish 4.1 and setup reverse proxy with Nginx on an Ubuntu 14.04 VPS

In this tutorial we will teach you how to install GlassFish 4.1 and setup reverse proxy with Nginx on an Ubuntu 14.04 VPS. WHAT IS GLASSFISH? GlassFish is an open-source application server project started by Sun Microsystems for the Java EE platform and now sponsored by Oracle Corporation. The supported version is called Oracle GlassFish Server. WHAT IS NGINX? Nginx (pronounced “engine-x”) is an open source reverse proxy server for HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, POP3, and IMAP protocols, as well as a load balancer, HTTP cache, and a web server (origin server). The nginx project started with a strong focus on […]

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