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Install Ajenti control panel on CentOS 6.5

Ajenti is a simple and easy to use admin panel that can be used to manage server tasks from any web browser a bit similar to the webmin module but what really caught my attention was GUI its really nice and everyone’s gonna agree once they install and use it . The features of this admin panel can be extended by the use of plugins which can help make any task easier for a server admin .
Using this tool you can check CPU resource usagesDNSfirewall configurationmanage cron jobsbackup/recovery settings and more. All you need to do is install the relevant plug-ins and start managing your servers.
Today I’m going to show you how to install ajenti on CentOS 6.1/6.2/6.3/6.4/6.5 linux .

Install Ajenti control panel on CentOS 6.1/6.2/6.3/6.4/6.5 linux

Ajenti requires to enable EPEL Repository and RPMforge. Now, download and install Ajenti’s official repository:

# wget http://repo.ajenti.org/ajenti-repo-1.0-1.noarch.rpm
rpm -i ajenti-repo-1.0-1.noarch.rpm

Install Ajenti using YUM command:

# yum install ajenti

Start Ajenti service:

# service ajenti restart

The panel will be available on HTTPS port 8000. The default username is root, and the password is admin.
If you want to access the Ajenti web interface from remote systems, just allow the port number through your firewall.

# iptables -A INPUT -p udp -m state --state NEW --dport 8000 -j ACCEPT 
# iptables -A INPUT -p tcp -m state --state NEW --dport 8000 -j ACCEPT

Save iptables rule:

# service iptables save

and restart iptables:

# service iptables restart

Now navigate to https://server-ip-address:8000/ from your browser.

Ajenti login screen
Ajenti login screen
Ajenti dashboard
Ajenti dashboard
Ajenti plugins
Ajenti plugins

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