Get Linux IP address
How to get your Linux IP address in different ways
  • Technical matters

If you want to check your IP address in Linux, you have a couple of options. In addition to the graphical route via the settings, you can also use commands to get the information you’re looking for. Here, we’ll introduce you to some of these commands, like “ifconfig”, the equivalent of the “ipconfig” Windows command in Linux.

How to get your Linux IP address in different ways
MySQL version
How to check and update your MySQL version
  • Technical matters

Your database management system is not always kept up to date automatically. If this is the case, you should definitely perform the necessary steps manually for the sake of security. We’ll explain how you can check your MySQL version and what steps you can take to bring it up to date.

How to check and update your MySQL version
NoSQL
NoSQL: The trend toward structured data storage
  • Technical matters

NoSQL is a growing trend in the world of data storage. This should come as no surprise: NoSQL databases are considered more flexible, more powerful and more functional than traditional database models. For example, they are now the preferred database model for big data applications. But what is NoSQL and what are the advantages or relational SQL databases?

NoSQL: The trend toward structured data storage
MySQL vs. MongoDB
MySQL vs. MongoDB, which database is better?
  • Technical matters

Would you rather relational database management or a flexible NoSQL solution? When choosing the right tool for your data, it’s worth comparing MongoDB vs. MySQL. We’ll show you how the two software solutions differ from each other, what advantages and disadvantages they offer and who could win the MySQL vs. MongoDB duel.

MySQL vs. MongoDB, which database is better?
Encrypted data transfer with WinSCP
Get a more secure data transfer with WinSCP
  • Technical matters

Are you still transferring your data online over an unencrypted connection via FTP (File Transfer Protocol)? WinSCP offers a comfortable and secure alternative to the current FTP client programs for the operating system, Windows. The encrypted network connection is based on the implementation of Secure Shell (SHH) and enables a fast data transfer via SCP (Secure Copy) and the flexible remote...

Get a more secure data transfer with WinSCP
Object-oriented databases
Object-oriented databases: the insider tip in database models
  • Technical matters

Most IT projects depend on relational databases, but alternatives exist. Object-oriented databases may only occupy a small niche, but the corresponding systems provide several advantages. Instead of distributing everything across different tables, all related attributes are brought together in one object. How does that work?

Object-oriented databases: the insider tip in database models
ERR_CONNECTION_RESET
How to fix the ERR_CONNECTION_RESET 101 error in Chrome, etc.
  • Technical matters

The message “ERR_CONNECTION_RESET” reveals that the connection has not been carried out as usual, or that is has been reset. However, the reason for these issues and possible solutions are not given. We explain why the error occurs, why it happens particularly frequently in Google Chrome and how to fix ERR_CONNECTION_RESET.

How to fix the ERR_CONNECTION_RESET 101 error in Chrome, etc.
504 Gateway Timeout: How to fix it
HTTP 504 (Gateway Timeout): How to fix an error 504
  • Technical matters

If the error message ‘HTTP 504 Gateway Timeout’ appears when you attempt to open a website, it means that the allowed time for responding to browser queries has been exceeded. A lot of the time the culprit is not the web server itself, but instead some other component of the server, i.e. a gateway, which is integral to the path of communication. What does 504 gateway timeout mean? How can you fix...

HTTP 504 (Gateway Timeout): How to fix an error 504
ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS
ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS: How to fix the error
  • Technical matters

Too many redirects! If a redirect or forwarding to a website does not work properly, your browser will inform you of this error, preventing you from getting stuck in an infinite loop. In our article, you will learn exactly what ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS is, how the problem arises, and what you can do when there are simply too many redirects.

ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS: How to fix the error
ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED Error
“ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED”: how to fix this DNS error in the Google Chrome browser
  • Technical matters

Chrome has recently become the most widely used browser in the world. However, this Google application is just as helpless as its competitors Firefox, Opera and Safari when it comes to technical problems on the server or client side. For example, if the domain name cannot be resolved by the DNS, Chrome will simply display the error message “ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED”. In the following article, you...

“ERR_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED”: how to fix this DNS error in the Google Chrome browser