LAMP Optimization with Nginx as Reverse Proxy & Server Hardening

LAMP Optimization with Nginx as Reverse Proxy & Server Hardening

Cancelled

Job Description

I have a dedicated linux server (CentOS, Apache, MySQL, PHP) on which I will host OpenCart (shopping cart solution). This project consist of tweaking the server to optimize its performance and harden it to improve security. I would need an engineer's expertise with CentOS, Apache, Nginx, MySQL and PHP to achieve the following tasks:

1. Install Nginx as Reverse Proxy for Apache
2. Optimize server
3. Enhance server's security
4. Setting up iptables firewalls
5. Installing monitoring solutions for the server
6. Writing a concise step-by-step guide for all above mentioned installation and module configuration tasks.

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Skills: linux, apache, server-administration