The DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) app provides automatic IP settings to devices (computers, smartphones, tablets, printers etc.) connecting to your network. If you are using this server to create a new network, replace an existing router or replace a server that currently provides DHCP service to your LAN, installing and configuring this app is recommended.
Documentation for this app can be found here.
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The groups app allows an administrator to create, delete and modify groups on the system. Groups can be used to efficiently manage permissions in accessing server resources.
Web Access Control
Time-based Access Control allows an administer to enforce time-of-day web access to users or computers (IP or MAC address) using the web proxy.
The SSH Server (or Secure SHell) app allows an administrator to quickly and simply configure basic settings of the SSH server. SSH is a network protocol for allowing remote access to the systems Command Line Interface, or CLI. Modifying the security settings of the SSH server can be used to achieve regulatory compliance (eg. PCI) or enforce company policies on security standards.
The System Report app includes information on the operating system and underlying hardware.
The web server app provides an instance of the Apache server along with basic tasks for creating new website assets. The Apache webserver is the worlds most popular web server, no doubt as a result of its track record for security, features, scalability and stability. Many of today's services are web-based - with the Apache web server as the foundation. Any application such as CMS, CRM, web-based mail client, web-services etc. using a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) stack or alternative technologies use the Apache web server.
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July 13, 2012