Composer and Packagist – PHP Dependency Management Tool

Composer is an application-level PHP dependency management tool. It will seamlessly install and update the packages that you declare as your PHP project’s dependencies. Composer pulls the latest packages from the PHP package repository, Packagist. However, it is not a package manager. Nils Adermann and Jordi Boggiano have developed the tool and first released it […]

How to install and configure Apache2, MariaDB, PHP-FPM v7 (LAMP stack) along with NGINX reverse proxy and Varnish cache on Ubuntu 16.04

I’m a technology enthusiast! So I always try to keep myself up to date with the latest technology trends and happenings. I came to know that having NGINX as a reverse proxy for Apache, improves the performance of the websites. So I decided to give it a try. I have configured many web servers earlier […]