How to Install Cockpit on CentOS, Rocky Linux and AlmaLinux

Cockpit is a free, open-source web-based admin GUI. It’s modular and extensible to meet your specific needs, with many customization options. Cockpit is released under the MIT license and is completely free to use on any project. There are no limitations to how many projects you can host, but note that your ISP may limit…

How to Install Apache Maven on AlmaLinux 8 and Rocky Linux 8

Maven is the name of an automated build engine used primarily for Java projects. It is a free, open-source tool that greatly eases building and managing of other libraries or applications that are to be bundled as part of the project. Maven takes care of details such as downloading dependencies, parsing information about those dependencies…

How to Install Apache Cassandra NoSQL Database on Rocky Linux 8

Apache Cassandra is an open-source NoSQL database management system. It is designed to handle large amounts of data across many servers and to survive the loss of any server. Cassandra’s architectural model is quite different from relational database systems. Cassandra stores non-relational data in row key-value pairs in a distributed set of nodes so that…

How to Install MariaDB on Rocky Linux 8

MariaDB is an open-source RDBMS that is mostly used for web development. It uses MySQL as its primary storage engine, but it is also lightweight, secure, and features in-memory ACID transactions. MariaDB was originally created by Michael Howard, a former engineer from Oracle Corporation and the Vice President of Engineering at Sun Microsystems. While it…

How to Install and Use Podman on Rocky Linux 8

Podman is a free and open-source daemonless container engine that was developed by RedHat. It exists to help developers manage and deploy their applications in a Linux environment. Similar to the Kubernetes platform, Podman works with pods. Podman seeks to be the alternative to the Docker engine which is also a containerization platform. Podman improves…

How to Install Rust Programming Language on AlmaLinux 8 and Rocky Linux 8

Rust is often called rust-lang. Rust is a general-purpose programming language that aims to be safe, concurrent, and practical. Rust was created by Graydon Hoare in 2010, and the first stable version (1.0.0) was released in May 2015. Graydon Hoare has been the principal architect of Rust, with contributions from Dave Herman, Brendan Eich, and…

How to Install JAVA JDK on AlmaLinux 8, CentOS 8 and Rocky Linux 8

Java is a popular programming language used to build a variety of apps and websites. But what is the real story of Java, and who uses it? Java has been around since 1995. It was released by Sun Microsystems as a programming language for “smart” consumer devices, particularly those with multimedia capabilities. This included interactive…

How to Install MongoDB on RockyLinux 8

MongoDB is an open-source document-oriented database program. It is a NoSQL, high-performance, and scalable database system that uses JSON-like documents with schemata. MongoDB stores data in flexible, JSON-like documents with dynamic schemata instead of enforcing a rigid relational structure. It has better horizontal scalability than traditional RDBMS. MongoDB is a NoSQL program which means we…

How to Install Anaconda Python Distribution on Rocky Linux 8

Anaconda is an open-source package manager and distribution of Python. It is designed for machine learning and data science and comprises several open-source packages. In this tutorial, we will walk you through the steps for the installation of Anaconda on a Rocky Linux 8 or CentOS 8 system. Installing Anaconda Step 1: Install Prerequisites You…