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Provided the following screenshot and the suspicius Red Hat VirtIO NIC, is this server a dedicated one or a VPS (VM)?

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Red hat virtio ethernet, qemu dvd, red hat virtio scsi. This is a VPS running KVM on the real server.

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Side note - it COULD be a 1:1 virtual, i.e. it owns the whole server. Makes it easier for desaster recovery, scaling, uptime and stability (no hardware drivers). –  TomTom Jan 26 '13 at 16:36
    
Good point, though with only 2GB memory, I find that rather unlikely. –  Dennis Kaarsemaker Jan 26 '13 at 16:45
    
Agreed. More likely a small cheap virtual server. –  TomTom Jan 26 '13 at 16:50

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