AMPPS now available for Linux distros
March 20, 2014 by FindMyHost News
Web Hosting Services – Softaculous Ltd., the developer of AMPPS Installer that simplifies Application deployment on various Desktop and Servers, today announced the launch of AMPPS 2.3 for Linux distros. Ampps Linux will work with most of the desktop / GUI distros of linux like Fedora, CentOS, Redhat, Ubuntu, etc.
“The support for Linux will help to reach more users from the Open Source community.” said Jigar Dhulla, Senior Developer of AMPPS “Developers using Linux will now have the access to a superior quality LAMP stack for FREE.”
This version of AMPPS adds the latest versions of PHP, MySQL, phpMyAdmin, etc:
The current version of AMPPS for Linux include :
- Softaculous 4.4.4
- Apache 2.4.7
- PHP 5.5.10, PHP 5.4.26 and 5.3.28
- PERL 5.18.1
- Python 2.7.6 with mod_wsgi 3.4 module
- MySQL 5.6.16
- phpMyAdmin 4.1.9
- SQLite Manager 1.2.4
- MongoDB 2.4.9
- RockMongo 1.1.5
- Pure-FTPd Server 1.0.36
AMPPS is a free WAMP (Windows), LAMP (Linux) and MAMP (Macintosh) stack of Apache, MySQL, MongoDB, PHP, Perl & Python for desktops. AMPPS enables you to focus more on using applications rather than maintaining them as it has the Softaculous Auto Installer with 300+ scripts. AMPPS is suited for PHP and MySQL developers who develop PHP applications on their desktops.
To address the needs of different Enterprises, SMB’s, Web Developers and users, Softaculous AMPPS is available as a Free product which can be installed on Linux, Microsoft Windows Desktop, Servers & Mac. AMPPS has 260 Apps to serve the needs of different users.
The Softaculous AMPPS library already contains popular applications, including: WordPress, b2evolution, StatusNet, Drupal, Joomla, Concrete5, phpBB, MyBB, SMF, bbPress, Coppermine, Gallery, Mediawiki, DokuWiki, TikiWiki, Elgg, Dolphin, OpenX, SquirrelMail, LimeSurvey, Piwik, Mantis, SugarCRM, WHMCS, PrestaShop, Magento, CraftySyntax, osTicket, Moodle, Claroline, etc.
Softaculous apps are also available in the form of Virtual Appliances. The Virtual Appliances (called Webuzo) contain all the necessary server software required to power the various Apps. Webuzo is a LAMP stack with Softaculous installed on a CentOS Machine. Webuzo can help any user deploy Web Apps on their Desktops or in the Office. “You can deploy so many E-Commerce related apps with the help of Webuzo e.g. a user may want to deploy Magento or WHMCS for internal documentation and Webuzo can help you do that without you having to install any server software.” said Brijesh Kothari, a developer at Softaculous. Webuzo can also be deployed in the Cloud which helps users to access their apps from anywhere.
Webuzo was announced in mid June
Softaculous was founded in 2009 with the goal of helping users to deploy apps by the click of a button. Softaculous is already being offered by leading Data Center’s and Web hosting companies around the world.
It is very easy to find, deploy, manage, backup applications using Softaculous.
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