In today’s tough economy, companies are always looking for ways to cut cost. One of the first things that gets cut are valuable employees. In the mean time many companies and governments are spending insane amounts of money in maintenance and upgrades of software. Then when the next update comes out they spend that money all over again.
In this tutorial we will install Ubuntu Server 11.04 and set it up as web server.In later articles we will use this Ubuntu server to setup websites using wordpress, joomla, drupal and a handful others.
VirtualBox can be a handy tool when playing with configurations and testing things out. You can create a base image, make several copies and start playing around and messing things up. Since you made copies you can always go back to your original and start from ground zero.