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Beginner's Guide to GNU nano Text Editor - Linux
How to install and use GNU nano Text Editor in Linux If you are new to the Linux console, you might be having a hard time navigating the cumbersome pre-installed text editors. Fret not, as there is a beginner-friendly text editor called nano, which will simplify your command-line editing manifold. nano has all the features […]
VPS vs Cloud Server
The Difference between our VPS and Cloud Servers When considering virtual servers, three options are available at HOSTAFRICA: VPS hosting, Linux Cloud Servers and Windows Cloud Servers. But which one should you choose and why? What are the differences between them? What are some of the pros and cons of each, and which will be the […]
How to Install WireGuard VPN server and client on Debian 9
Install WireGuard VPN server on Debian 9, and client on Linux and Windows WireGuard is a free alternative to OpenVPN with great encryption, speed, and simplicity. The lightweight, secure, and cross-platform VPN relies on advanced cryptography technologies in addition to supporting Windows, Linux, MacOS, BSD, Android, and iOS operating systems. WireGuard installation is quite easy. […]
WireGuard and HOSTAFRICA logo with CentOS 7 text
Install WireGuard VPN server on CentOS 7, and client on Linux and Windows WireGuard is a free alternative to OpenVPN with great encryption, speed, and simplicity. The lightweight, secure, and cross-platform VPN relies on advanced cryptography technologies in addition to supporting Windows, Linux, MacOS, BSD, Android, and iOS operating systems. WireGuard installation is quite easy, […]
WireGuard and HOSTAFRICA logo with Ubuntu 18 text on red background
How to install WireGuard VPN server on Ubuntu 18.04, and client on Linux and Windows WireGuard is a free alternative to OpenVPN with great encryption, speed, and simplicity. The lightweight, secure, and cross-platform VPN relies on advanced cryptography technologies in addition to supporting Windows, Linux, MacOS, BSD, Android, and iOS operating systems. WireGuard installation is […]
Ubuntu: a breakdown and introduction
There’s a chance you’ve heard about Ubuntu. It is an open-source alternative to Microsoft’s Windows and Apple’s Mac software platforms. It is also a completely free piece of software that can be installed on almost any system. Is Ubuntu worth using and should you get rid of that Windows licence? What is Ubuntu? Ubuntu is […]