Servers for Home

Servers for Home

Credit: Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne For his Bachelor s degree in electrical engineering, Karim Ziadé assessed the feasibility of putting data centers into residential buildings for heating purposes. The newest development in the area of smarthome products may be the server-heater. As they churn through terabytes of data, these machines can give off enough heat to maintain a comfortable temperature in your living room. Around 40% of the electricity used at data centers …

Computer Server Cost

Computer Server Cost

When it comes to mission-critical applications, and the performance of the data center, companies put a lot of cash to see results, however, the investment doesn t always deliver the hoped-for outcome. Confronting System Downtime Despite advances in infrastructure robustness, many IT organizations still face database, hardware, and software downtime, lasting short periods to shutting down the business for days. Downtime Expected Yet, the world of IT failure is strange. Despite …

What are the Best Servers?

What are the Best Servers?

By David Mytton, CEO & Founder of Server Density. Published on the 29th October, 2015. Early last year we wrote about the we use here at Server Density. The post was inspired in part by an issue in one of our failover datacenters in San Jose. Our workaround involved using Puppet to modify the internal DNS resolvers of the affected servers. Directing an automated change to the affected servers (our San Jose datacenter servers) turned out to be painless. Why? Because our …

Best Low Cost Server

Best Low Cost Server

It has become fairly easy to find great cheap hosting deals for shared hosting as well as for VPS hosting. However, these cheap prices don t always stay cheap forever! Unfortunately, as many of our users alerted us, we found out that it has become an industry standard for hosting companies to lure new customers in with cheap sticker prices only to abruptly increase the monthly price at the end of the first payment term. For example, you may sign up at $1.99 / mo for the first …

Tableau Server Sizing

Tableau Server Sizing

Tableau Server is easy to install and configure yet has many features that can add complexity to deployments. This white paper aims to provide guidance and best practices for mission-critical deployments, placing emphasis on high availability, performance, scalability and governance. Brad Fair and Eric Shiarla from InterWorks and Mike Roberts from Pluralsight bring a comprehensive understanding of the hardware, networking and integration requirements of enterprise customers, they …

Server for 100 users

Server for 100 users

GoSnaps: 500, users in 5 days on $100/month server Similarly to GoChat, I also launched a Pokémon GO fan app last week, called GoSnaps. GoSnaps is an app to share Pokémon GO screenshots and images on a map. The Instagram/Snapchat for Pokémon GO. GoSnaps grew to 60k users its first day, 160k users on its second day and 500k unique users after 5 days (which is now). It has 150–200k uploaded snaps now. It has around 1 concurrent users at any given time. I built image recognition …

Confluence Server

Confluence Server

Configuring Confluence to send email messages To configure Confluence to send outgoing mail: Choose the cog icon , then choose General Configuration under Confluence Administration Select Mail Servers under Configuration in the left-hand panel. This will list all currently configured SMTP servers. Click Add New SMTP Server (or edit an existing server). Edit the following fields as required: Name: By default, this is simply SMTP Server . From Address: Enter the email address that …

What Server do I Need?

What Server do I Need?

Very light - 20 active users Light - 100 active users Medium - 500 active users Heavy - 2 active users Very heavy - 5 active users What happens when you don t know how many users you ll have? Or maybe you have some other metric but don t have an idea of how many active users by the above definition? It s a common problem. Generally the best approach is to choose a flexible solution which will allow you to quickly scale-up. Static Websites For static websites, all but the heaviest …

Server Computer Configuration

Server Computer Configuration

This topic describes how to connect to another computer in SQL Server 2017. Follow the first procedure to open the Windows Computer Management Microsoft Management Console (mmc), connect to the computer, and expand the Services and Applications tree. Follow the second procedure to create a file with a link to the SQL Server Configuration Manager on a remote computer. To start, stop, pause, or resume services on another computer, you can also connect to the server with SQL Server …

Server Recommendations

Server Recommendations

MySQL version 5.6 or greater OR MariaDB version 10.0 or greater support That’s really it. We recommend Apache or Nginx as the most robust and featureful server for running WordPress, but any server that supports PHP and MySQL will do. That said, we can’t test every possible environment and each of the hosts on our hosting page supports the above and more with no problems. Note: If you are in a legacy environment where you only have older PHP or MySQL versions, WordPress also works …

Server motherboard Forms Factors

Server motherboard Forms Factors

Looking for more computing power to improve virtualization performance? Turn to 2U and 4U servers for increased memory support and expansion capabilities. But IT pros looking to purchase one of these larger form factors should consider whether it would really be able to meet their needs. Continue Reading Blade servers: Big on computing power, small in size Blade servers add computing power for demanding workloads without the bulk and cost of larger server form factors. Blade servers …

Linux as a Server

Linux as a Server

It’s been an incredible year for the data business at Microsoft and an incredible year for data across the industry. This Thursday at our Data Driven event in New York, we will kick off a wave of launch activities for SQL Server 2016 with general availability later this year. This is the most significant release of SQL Server that we have ever done, and brings with it some fantastic new capabilities. SQL Server 2016 delivers: Groundbreaking security encryption capabilities that …

Computer Server Software

Computer Server Software

This covers how to quickly set up your computer (running Windows) as a server. This will allow you to host your own website from your computer and will let you to make web pages with buttons allowing you to control things in your home (robots, cameras, etc) from the internet (I ll cover that in future instructables). We ll be using apache: very popular, free, open source server software. While making your computer into a server will be very quick, you should read through the …

What is Server System?

What is Server System?

One of the key endeavors of the cloud-first approach of Azure Backup is to empower enterprises to recover from security attacks, corruptions, disasters, or data loss situations quickly, securely, and reliably. Restoring servers efficiently in the wake of evolving IT threats involves going beyond recovering data alone from backups. Our customers have expressed varying degrees of complexity in how their operating systems and applications are configured. Restoring this dynamic configuration …