Snipe-IT is a free and open source web based application software that can be used for IT assets management and software license management. It is written in Laravel framework and uses MySQL to store its data.
Snipe-IT provides lots of features, some of them are listed below:
Supports Windows, Linux and Mac operating system.
Supports two-factor authentication with Google Authenticator.
Easily translate multiple languages.
Automated backups, Custom reports and Mobile friendly.
Integrates with Active Directory and LDAP.
Bulk user actions and user role management for different levels of access.
Here, we will learn how to install Snipe-IT on Ubuntu 16.04 server.
A server running Ubuntu 16.04.
A normal user with sudo privileges setup on your server.
Update the System
Before installing any packages, it is recommended to update your system with the latest stable version. You can do this with the following command:
sudo apt-get update -ysudo apt-get upgrade -y
Once your system is up to date, you can proceed to install Apache web server.
Install Apache Web Server
First, you will need to install Apache web server on your system. You can easily install it by running the following command:
sudo apt-get install apache2 -y
Once apache is installed, start the Apache web server and enable it to start on boot with the following command:
Truth be told, it’s difficult for a web application that doesn’t have some kind of identification, even if you don’t see it as a security measure in and of itself. The Internet is a kind of lawless land, and even on free services like Google’s, authentication ensures that abuses will...
Although data persistence is almost always a fundamental element of applications, Node.js has no native integration with databases. Everything is delegated to third-party libraries to be included manually, in addition to the standard APIs. Although MongoDB and other non-relational databases are the most common choice with Node because if you...