Tutorials

Check out our selection of Server Management tutorials and guides.
How to set up a server with Akamai

How to set up a server with Akamai

Navigating server providers and creating a server can be tough with all the available options! In this guide we'll hand-hold you through the process of setting up a server with Akamai

Linux Performance Monitoring Tools: A Comprehensive Guide

Linux Performance Monitoring Tools: A Comprehensive Guide

Learn how to monitor your servers, as we explain a range of built in tools and options for keeping track of server metrics, and how to read the often confusing data provided by some of these tools.

How to set up a server with Vultr

How to set up a server with Vultr

Using a different server provider can always be a daunting task. In this guide, we'll take you through deploying a new server with Vultr and how to integrate it into ServerAuth!

Deploying Laravel 11 with Reverb Websocket Support

Deploying Laravel 11 with Reverb Websocket Support

With the introduction of Laravel 11 and the new first party websocket package, Reverb, we're diving in how to get it set up, and how to deploy it to your server.

How to deploy a filament application

How to deploy a Filament app

This guide will walk you through setting up a Laravel based Filament application and then deploying it to your server.

How to set up a server with Hetzner

How to set up a server with Hetzner

There's always a ton of options when creating new servers! In this guide, we'll run you through creating a server with the popular provider, Hetzner along with integrating it into ServerAuth!

How to optimize disk space on Ubuntu servers

How to optimize disk space on Ubuntu servers

Disk space is a valuable resource on any Linux server, and it's crucial to manage it efficiently to ensure optimal performance and prevent system slowdowns or crashes.

How to create and remove users on Linux

How to create and remove users in Linux

Creating multiple users on your server helps to both organise your server and improve security. Take a look at our guide on the right way to create server users, and how ServerAuth makes this easier!

How to set up DigitalOcean with ServerAuth

How to set up a DigitalOcean server with ServerAuth

With all the options, creating a server can be a daunting task. In this guide, we'll run you through creating a server with DigitalOcean and integrating with ServerAuth to make management a breeze.

How to use Cron Jobs on Linux

How to use Cron Jobs on Linux

Cron Jobs make repeated scheduled tasks on Linux a breeze. In this guide we'll explain what Cron Jobs are, how they work, and how you can get started scheduling your website or application's tasks.

How to configure SSH Session Timeouts on Linux

How to configure SSH session timeouts

Logging out of your server is not something you may automatically think of doing, especially if you're in the middle of doing something else. You may find yourself still logged in some time later.

Using Fail2Ban To Increase Server Security

Using Fail2Ban to increase server security

Automatically block bad actors from accessing your server with Fail2Ban. A handy Linux tool to automatically scan for potential threats.

How to set up SSH Keys on Linux

How to Set Up SSH Keys

Setting up SSH Keys can make connecting to your servers so much easier. In this guide we'll show you how to use ssh-keygen to generate a new SSH key and add it to your server.

How to set up Two-Factor SSH Authentication on Linux

Two-Factor (2FA) Authentication for SSH with Google Authenticator

Adding Two-Factor (or Multi-Factor) authentication to your server is an easy way of practically eliminating most SSH intrusion attempts.

How to disable SSH root login on Linux

How to disable SSH root login on Linux

The aim for this short tutorial is to build on some of the previous basic server security tips and add some small, extra layers of security to your server.

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