Pogo Network

Pogo Network

The Nippon Foundation and the Partnership for Observation of the Global Oceans have created a network of former scholars of their joint programmes on capacity building. The global network is called the NF-POGO Alumni Network for Oceans (NANO) and is organised into Regional Coalitions. The aims of the network are to: - Maximize the benefits to the alumni from the training they have received; - Facilitate active contacts among the alumni and with the training faculty; - Promote …

Top Servers for Small Business

Top Servers for Small Business

Small businesses can significantly benefit from a networked infrastructure. Networks enable small businesses to enhance their collaboration and share resources such as file and print services. There are two types of networks: peer-to-peer and client-server. A peer-to-peer network consists of interconnected client computers, such as laptops or desktops, able to access each other’s resources such as applications or files. A client-server network is a centralized network where one …

Nas VS Server Small Business

Nas VS Server Small Business

In the (relatively) old days, choosing between a server and a NAS (Network Attached Storage) was straightforward. If you needed storage, you chose a NAS. If you needed to run applications and processes, you chose a server. The lines are blurring, however. You can buy a NAS like Western Digital’s Sentinel Series, which comes with an Intel Atom processor, Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials, two power supplies, and a host of other features that will double as a basic server …

Small Business Web Server

Small Business Web Server

One of the biggest catch with most shared hosting companies is their marketing efforts. They boast unlimited disk space, unlimited bandwidth, unlimited domains, and basically unlimited everything. If you live in this world, then you know the only unlimited thing we have is the amount of lies that will come out of people’s mouth. There is no such thing as unlimited when it comes to web hosting. Shared web hosting option is created for smaller websites which includes new bloggers …

Storage Linux

Storage Linux

Linux has robust systems and tooling to manage hardware devices, including storage drives. In this article we ll cover, at a high level, how Linux represents these devices and how raw storage is made into usable space on the server. What is Block Storage? Block storage is another name for what the Linux kernel calls a block device. A block device is a piece of hardware that can be used to store data, like a traditional spinning hard disk drive (HDD), solid state drive (SSD), flash …

Dell Business Servers

Dell Business Servers

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to join a dynamic and growing team in one of today s hottest sectors of the IT industry. The Extreme Scale Infrastructure (ESI) organization consists of Data Center Solutions (DCS) & Datacenter Scalable Solutions (DSS) and focuses on infrastructure and solutions for the hyperscale and near-hyperscale space. Operating as a semi-autonomous business within Dell, ESI maintains a “start-up and scaling fast” mentality …

Which Virtualization Technology is Best?

Which Virtualization Technology is Best?

You have a range of options when it comes to enabling graphics rendering in Remote Desktop Services. When you are planning your virtualization environment, the following considerations drive which graphics rendering technology you choose: In Windows Server 2016, you have two graphics virtualization technologies available with Hyper-V that let you leverage the GPU hardware: - For the highest performance using one or more GPUs dedicated to a VM providing native GPU driver support …

Virtualization Workstation

Virtualization Workstation

A virtualization workstation can compress the work of many computers into one. Images A major RAM upgrade can make the difference between a smooth or sluggish experience on a virtualization workstation. Virtualization, or running a virtual machine, emulates an additional computer within another computer using the same hardware. The virtualization process requires the hardware capabilities to run the main computer system and any virtual machines actively running at the same time …

Small Business Server Software

Small Business Server Software

[Today’s post comes to us courtesy David Fabritius from Windows Server Marketing] As part of the Windows Server 2012 announcements earlier this year, we shared the Software Assurance (SA) grant information for Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard. Since that time, we have worked with many of our customers and partners to help plan the transition of existing SBS environments to the latest available server software. As part of this effort, we received feedback that the original …

Server Business

Server Business

Business Analyst Server is an enterprise-level solution for sharing and collaboration of geographic business analysis. Business Analyst Server comes bundled with a set of business-related databases that contain information about business locations, competitors, and customer data to generate and deliver powerful spatial analyses. The products you create or modify can be integrated into your enterprise applications while complying with industry standards, using competitive performance …

JIRA Server Requirements

JIRA Server Requirements

Java If you intend to use the Windows Installer or Linux Installer to install JIRA, there is no need to install and configure a separate JDK/JRE since these executable files will install and configure their own JRE to run JIRA, otherwise you will have to install a supported version of the ORACLE Java runtime. Consult the supported versions here. Hardware For a small number of projects (less or equal to 100) with 1, to 5, issues in total and about 100-200 users, a recent server …

Dell Small Business Servers

Dell Small Business Servers

*IMPORTANT DELL DETAIL TRADEMARKS: Ultrabook, Celeron, Celeron Inside, Core Inside, Intel, Intel Logo, Intel Atom, Intel Atom Inside, Intel Core, Intel Inside, Intel Inside Logo, Intel vPro, Itanium, Itanium Inside, Pentium, Pentium Inside, vPro Inside, Xeon, Xeon Phi, and Xeon Inside are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries. RETURNS POLICY: Dell’s “Returns Policy” found at applies to all sales. Choose carefully, as order cancellation rights are limited …

Linux Boxes

Linux Boxes

Virtualbox Hosted (437 MB) vagrant init mvbcoding/awslinux; vagrant up -provider virtualbox 1 provider for this version. Updated to latest aws AMI In this release we also removed the proxy from yum.conf. After the release of the aws docker image, the amazon linux repositories are public. No more need for a proxy. Latest VirtualBox tools are installed. virtualbox Hosted (454 MB) vagrant init mvbcoding/awslinux; vagrant up -provider virtualbox February 4 2017, 19:19 UTC Bumped base …

Server Requirement

Server Requirement

The System.Server.Assurance certification requirement for the current Long Term Servicing Branch (LTSB) of Windows Server 2016 (version 1607) has been updated. You can view the updated requirement on MSDN via the following link: The requirement to support the Hardware Security Test Interface (HSTI) is now conditional based upon the generation of server-class systems being certified for Windows Server 2016, and being tested for the Assurance Additional Qualification. The specific …