File sharing is a critical business function for IT infrastructure. Using Samba we can create file shares that are highly available, secure, and accessible by all major operating system platforms (Windows, OS X, and Linux).
In this guide we will create a file share using Ubuntu 14.04. You can use either the Desktop or Server version of Ubuntu and the steps will be identical. We will create a file share for a group called Accounting. Continue reading “Linux File Server”