Freeswitch is a free and open source software solution that can be modified, to derive your own specialized software solution for real-time collaboration and unified communication and then sold without licensing restrictions.Read More
Samba4 is a free open source software that seeks to emulate the workings of Windows Server 2008r2. It can function as a 2008r2 active directory domain controller and as a file and print server for windows and linux clients.
If you are looking for a cost effective, yet secure way to set up your active directory infrastructure for your windows and linux clients alike, then samba4 is the way to go.
In this guide, we will look at how to install samba4 active directory domain controller on debian 8.
One of my favourite Linux operating system is the Debian Linux. Even the popular Ubuntu Operating system was carved out from Debian. In this guide, we will install Debian 8 Jessie. It will form the base for other guides in this blog, like active directory domain controller using Samba4 on Debian and free-switch installation for voice over ip and video conferencing(collaboration server) on Debian 8.
Every organization makes use of printers whether it be network printers to printers installed locally to a machine. To be able to effectively manage your printers, common unix printing software on samba4, comes to our aid by effectively helping us setup and manage printers.
Freenas is an enterprise grade storage operating system that can be installed on virtually any hardware platform and used to share data over the network, similar in function to the windows file server. It works best with ZFS to store, protect and backup all of your data. So if you are a home user, small or medium enterprise or even a large enterprise looking for a reliable and scalable network attached storage, then what are you waiting for? Continue reading to find out how to install and configure freenas for use.