What is NVMe?

What is NVMe?

NVMe, short for ‘non-volatile memory express’, is a protocol that was specifically developed to connect SSD solid-state memory via the PCIe interface. With a lean instruction set and the ability to access the same storage device in parallel, modern SSDs are significantly improved. Learn how you can take advantage of NVM Express.

Creating Docker Images

Creating Docker Images With Docker Commit and Dockerfiles

Once you have learned the basics of working with Docker, the next step is to learn how to create and save your own images. There are two ways to create a Docker image: manually using the `docker commit` command, or automatically using a Dockerfile.

What is LXD?

What is LXD? Manage containers with the Linux Container Daemon

These days, virtualisation technologies are widespread. While traditional tools virtualise an entire operating system using a virtual machine (VM), container-based technologies focus on virtualising individual apps. However, there are also hybrid solutions. LXD combines the performance of containers with the comfort of virtual machines.

Introduction to Fedora CoreOS

Fedora CoreOS – a smart fedora for Container Linux

Fedora CoreOS is intended to make working with containers far easier. However, that is not all that the developers have promised. Fedora CoreOS is also designed to be operable standalone, update automatically, be completely secure, operate at scale, and install in under five minutes. Here we will introduce you to the direct successor to CoreOS Container Linux and go over its advantages.

Create Rust server

Rust server hosting: Create your own server

During its Early Access phase at the end of 2013, it quickly became clear that the survival computer game Rust had a lot of potential and after just one month, the game had sold half a million copies. Today, thanks to the Rust servers of various Twitch streamers, its multiplayer is more popular than ever. Here’s how to host your own Rust server.

CS:GO Server

Creating a CS:GO Server: system requirements and how-to

‘Counter-Strike: Global Offensive’, CS:GO for short, has been one of the most popular online games worldwide since 2012. The various multiplayer modes have a huge fan base that continues to grow even years after release. Playing with friends is no problem in itself - but with your own CS:GO server you’ll have the most freedom of choice.

Farming simulator 19 server

Farming Simulator 19 server set-up: Step-by-step to your own FS19 server

Harvesting, fertilising, and ploughing together with others – to do this you either need a farm or your own farming simulator 19 server. The Farming Simulator simulation game is popular among gamers mainly because of its attention to detail and its relaxing gaming experience. You can also enjoy the game with friends by creating your own FS19 server. We’ll explain how to do it in this article.

What is Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA)

What is Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA)?

Remote direct memory access technology makes it possible to transfer data at maximum speed, very low latency and without burdening the CPU. The RDMA transfer process does not utilise a computer’s processor nor its operating system, which results in a data transfer that is considerably quicker. Find out how it works in this article.

Data reduction through deduplication and compression

Deduplication vs. compression: two concepts in data reduction

With the mass of data constantly increasing, ever more efficient storage techniques are required to reduce storage requirements with as few losses as possible. For this purpose, there are two compression techniques that are currently in use. While data compression identifies and eliminates redundant information within a file, deduplication is a cross-file method that is particularly suited to...

What is GlusterFS?

What is GlusterFS?

GlusterFS is a well-established and free distributed file system. It can provide storage space from several servers on the same network as a single drive, which gives it several advantages: Available devices are used efficiently, network load is distributed, and the risk of failure for individual components is lowered.


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