Small Business Virtual Server

Small Business Virtual Server

Server virtualization is one of the most popular tech trends going today, and it seems as though everybody is jumping on the small business virtualization bandwagon. But does virtualization make sense for your small business? In this small business guide to virtualization, we ll explain what virtualization is, the associated benefits and drawbacks, whether it makes financial sense, and which small businesses should go for it (or give it a pass). Finally, we ll look at how to go …

Home Server Requirements

Home Server Requirements

Rapid Home Provisioning (RHP) represents a standard way for provisioning, patching and update at organizational level, in a unified manner, across all architectural layers of software infrastructure – Oracle databases and custom software. Rapid Home Provisioning is a method of deploying software homes from single cluster where you create, store and manage templates of Oracle homes as images - called gold images - of Oracle software. The DBA can make a working copy of any gold …

Tableau Server Minimum Requirement

Tableau Server Minimum Requirement

Recommended (not minimum) Tableau Desktop System Requirements We often talk at length about the hardware requirements for Tableau Server, but what about Tableau Desktop? In this post, I want to show you how a relatively inexpensive increase in your laptop or desktop hardware spec can go a long way to improving your Tableau Desktop experience and productivity. According to Tableau’s tech specs page, the minimum requirements for running Tableau Desktop are: Microsoft Windows 7 or …

Apache Web Server Requirements

Apache Web Server Requirements

The Apache HTTP server is an open source Web server application developed by the Apache Software Foundation. The server software is freely distributed, and the open source license means users can edit the underlying code to tweak performance and contribute to the future development of the program. The main advantages of Apache and LAMP server systems are: Lower costs, since there are no software licensing fees Programming flexibility due to the open source Enhanced security. Since …

Web Server Requirement

Web Server Requirement

The Lab was hit by the Gmail phishing attack with the subject has shared a document on Google Docs with you . However, actions were taken by IT to remove the threat behind the scenes in Google Apps. No Lab Google accounts are currently affected or at risk from this attack. Web Server Requirement: OS and Application One of the recent trends in cyber security is increasing attacks on web servers. Web servers have become valuable targets for attackers. Attackers use the web servers …

Minimum req

Minimum req

Your required minimum distribution is the minimum amount you must withdraw from your account each year. You generally have to start taking withdrawals from your IRA, SEP IRA, SIMPLE IRA, or retirement plan account when you reach age 70½. Roth IRAs do not require withdrawals until after the death of the owner. You can withdraw more than the minimum required amount. Your withdrawals will be included in your taxable income except for any part that was taxed before (your basis) or …

Moodle Server Requirement for 5000 users

Moodle Server Requirement for 5000 users

Over the past several months there have been a lot of people asking about ideal server specs for 2 plus students. When we get up to the 4-5 student numbers has anyone seriously looked at the risk implications of singular server installs. There has been little conversation or consideration of implementing a dual server master/slave, main/backup configurations, or more strategically a small cluster environment. In a 5, plus on-line student environment there are far more significant …

Server Cost for Small Business

Server Cost for Small Business

In any description of WordPress features, there’s one word you’re sure to see: Free. This is, of course, true. The files necessary to install WordPress on a server and run it are indeed free. A casual content producer could even sign up at WordPress.com and run their entire website for free, never paying a dime if all they wanted were the most basic features. But you are no casual content producer. You use WordPress like we use WordPress: as a serious business tool to drive serious …

Virtualization PC

Virtualization PC

The Mac Mini can also be used in a home lab. Image: Apple Mini PCs such as the Mac Mini and Intel NUC have been popular platforms to build a home lab around. The appeal is obvious. Each machine is compact, offers dual drive options, and are configurable with processors ranging from the Intel i3 to the i7. Both systems support PCIe SSD drives, so I/O isn t a typical bottleneck. The challenges typically are network I/O and memory. Both systems are limited to one physical NIC. For …

Server for Small Business

Server for Small Business

Let’s talk about small business statistics for a moment. 61%. That is the number of businesses that are small. Just like you. 41%. This is the number of small businesses who fail because they can’t adapt. These could be government/legislative changes, social changes or technological changes that inhibit their inability to effectively compete. It’s not the starting a business that is the problem, it is growing it from infancy to adolescence that creates the problem. Most new businesses …

Perforce Server Requirement

Perforce Server Requirement

The Helix Server is pretty thrifty on CPU resources. Available memory and disk performance are more likely to be possible bottlenecks. The Helix Server employs a forking process model on Unix variants or a threading process model on Windows. Each Helix client command is executed in its own process or thread. This process model will take advantage of a system with multiple CPU cores. When considering CPU clock speed, faster clock speeds reduce locking time on critical system resources …

Setting UP Small Business Server

Setting UP Small Business Server

A computer network, also called a Local Area Network (LAN) or a Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN), connects multiple computers and peripherals so everyone in the office can share the same Internet connection and resources. Assess Your Needs Before setting up your network, assess your business needs as it will affect your network setup and equipment. A few questions to consider include: -How many computers and peripherals need to connect to the network? -What kinds of data and …

Linux Corporation

Linux Corporation

Kernel version 4.6 saw an astounding 13, 517 patches merged in 63 days - just shy of the record set by version 3.15 at 13, 722 patches on June 8, 2014. But, changes to the kernel kept up their breakneck pace over the past 15 months, with more than 3 million lines of code added to the Linux kernel at a rate of 7.8 changes per hour. “The ability to sustain this rate of change for years is unprecedented in any previous public software project, ” according to the report. The seventh …

Network Server for Small Business

Network Server for Small Business

Personal or business computers networked in a peer to peer fashion might function well when the number of interconnected users ranges from 2 to 3. If the number of users exceeds the aforementioned range, you should consider setting up a server to serve all your online business requirements. A server based network has several benefits that are tailor made for small business ventures. Let’s take a peek at a few of them without further ado. A server gives your business a whole lot …