Why choose Debian over Ubuntu for a server?

Debian vs Ubuntu for a server

As an experienced GNU/Linux system administrator, I’ve been recommending Debian to my colleagues as the go-to GNU/Linux distribution for servers. Ubuntu is an attractive alternative, and for small to medium-sized installations I like it a lot. However, I’m also an Ubuntu user and I still like Debian and feel comfortable working on servers running Debian. … Read more

Python vs Ruby, the comparison

Python vs Ruby

In this article, I am going to try to answer the question: what are the advantages and disadvantages of the two predominant programming languages, Python vs Ruby. For the purposes of this article, we will be talking only about the programming languages per se and won’t be making any distinctions about their frameworks, programming environments, … Read more