Envescent launches Open Support Source

Envescent has launched Open Support Source an open source consulting and support divisi0n aimed and addressing the increasing need for professional help with open source operating systems, such as Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD and OpenBSD as well as open source applications like Apache, PHP, MySQL, OpenSSH, OpenVPN, Samba, Dovecot, SpamAssassin, Snort and more.

How to setup a MySQL server on FreeBSD

We’re always searching the ‘net for good howtos to share with the FreeBSD community. We found DruidSys.com’s MySQL server installation howto for FreeBSD 7.0 to be a good resource.

December 9, 2008 • Tags: , , • Posted in: Howto • No Comments

Embracing open source for business

Businesses can save money by embracing open source operating systems and applications. Many businesses use Windows or other commercial servers when a FreeBSD server could easily replace the same functionality with little or no licensing costs, less hardware, lower energy consumption and minimal administration.