Cloud computing is the delivery of computing as a service rather than a product, whereby shared resources, software, and information are provided to computers and other devices as a utility (like the electricity grid) over a network (typically the Internet)

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What best describes the depreciation of Cloud environments vs on premise? [on hold]

Which one of these scenarios best describe how technology will age out on premise vs in the cloud. I'll start with the statement On premise servers will depreciate in value, and are more prone to ...
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Monitor for resource creation in a region using AWS Cloudwatch?

I was curious if there was a way to have CloudWatch alert if ANY resource is created in a region/AZ? My use case being I want to only have us-east-2 available for consumption, so I want to get ...
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Azure app service monitoring checklist? [on hold]

I'm building up a checklist of monitoring metrics for our Azure App Service under development. This is for purposes of cost management, scaling, meeting SLA provided to our clients, alert on ...
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How to configure Cloud DaaS Windows Server 2012 r2 to access from it's Public IP [on hold]

I've disabled the Windows Firewall for Windows Server 2012 r2 Cloud Desktop, my (WAMP) website is working on internal daas IP, but I don't know how to get access from it's external (Public) address? ...
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Cannot SSH into server from only one machine [closed]

So, I have been ssh'ing into a remote VM with a pub/private key auth just fine from one laptop. All of a sudden, I cannot ssh in. When I transfer the certificate to another laptop, it works just ...
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Secure Storage Requirements in the Cloud [closed]

I'm trying to understand some low-level security requirements for a cloud based secure storage solution. Specifically, I'm interested in the following: What mode of encryption (and integrity ...
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Suspicous unexpected reboot of google cloud compute engine

Recently I just experienced an unplanned and unexpected reboot of a google cloud compute engine. It was one of the two instances that had been running in Asia region (Taiwan). To figure out what ...
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Cloud Computing Lab Specifications [duplicate]

I am a system administrator and i have been asked to setup a Cloud Lab where following will be covered. What I would like to know is what is the minimum number of hardware for servers, storage and ...
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How to create many cloud servers on behalf of many customers

I am trying to figure out a way to create cloud servers for customers that I wouldn't have access to. For example, if I have 100 customers, I need some type of sign up process for the user to create ...
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Azure: Change OS Drive in Linux VM (non-classic)

My co-worker accidently turned on a firewall on an ubuntu machine in microsoft azure , which caused a complete cut of to the management via SSH - port 22 is now blocked. What i've done is: ...
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How to determine to determine the server type from inside a server on LW (LiquidWeb)?

Exist a way to match the hardware characteristics of a server that is hosted in LW(LiquidWeb) with the "plans" that those guy offer? With plans I refer to what they have here On a EC2 instance you ...
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Multiple Gateways of different type on Microsoft Azure Virtual Network?

I currently have a VNET that is linked to an ExpressRoute connection that has a Gateway to a local on-premise network. I would like to add a secondary Gateway that would connect this VNET to another ...
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SSH to other Azure Linux Servers from jump server

I provisioned a stack of VM's and during the process I elected to create a jump server. Now I am on the jump server trying to connect to other machines via SSH but I keep getting an error stating that ...
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Trouble activating Single Sign-On (SSO) on Trial subscription to Oracle Cloud

everybody First, I am not sure I am really on topic here, but Oracle's own "cloud" support and community forums are not helpful (they get very little traffic and there were no responses yet). Maybe ...
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Digital Ocean Wordpress Server Inaccessible After Massive CPU spike

I have set up a digital ocean server to host a wordpress website. I set it up as the basic $10 server as I don't expect much traffic. After setting it up I followed the Digital Ocean security tips ...
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How should I manage my cloud-hosted virtual networks/machines?

I am currently hosting multiple production projects in Microsoft Azure. Each project is configured with a separate virtual network with two Windows VMs to act as web servers, and one server to act as ...
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How can I keep a third-party cloud provider accountable for guest VM performance?

I support an ERP system for a manufacturer. We're experiencing intermittent application performance issues on our database, hosted on VMware by a third-party cloud provider. (They're a smaller ...
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How cloud storage provider like google store and distinguish data of different users? [closed]

My question is simple. How the cloud storage provider like google store data of different users on same server. For example there are two user storing there data on a single drive on cloud. My ...
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Passing Site-to-Site VPN through a proxy

We have two offices (one in San Diego and one in Hong Kong) connected via a Site-to-Site VPN (A ZyWall Firewall connected to a Cisco Firewall), which is working fine. However, the speed we get between ...
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Remote parallel deployment in Tomcat

We're deploying an app to several Jelastic Tomcat environments using Maven on a TeamCity build server. This works well and has done so for quite some time. Now, we want to move closer to zero-...
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Link a JIRA cloud with local bitbucket server + jenkins

We would like to have an online "JIRA Cloud" account, linked to a local "on server" Bitbucket install. Our IT will not open any port TO bitbucket(but is ok, to allow bitbucket communicate to JIRA ...
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Azure GPU instances? [closed]

I see various blog posts and press releases saying Azure has GPU instances (N-type), but I can't see them anywhere. Are they a private beta? (How do I sign up?) Are they only in a specific region?
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Windows 2012. Enable network adapter with only file system access

We ha ve a cloud hosted Windows 2012 Server. There is no plesk installed. Accidentaly disabled the only network adapter, and now in revovery mode we only have access to the file system. I need to ...
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Servers, cloud and network

I need so help so I have few questions. I work in small company and we are going to be buying one or two servers for our needs. We are in area that isn't well equip with internet (only ADSL or WiMAX) ...
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Shared nothing database systems with SAN

Cloud data warehousing being so popular recently, I am wondering if there is an inherent contradiction in the manner in which they are architected: Terradata, Greenplum etc. require 'Shared Nothing' ...
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Google Cloud Messaging - server side - connection 502 error

i have problem with connection from my application server to GCM : gcm.googleapis.com:5235 Exception: XMPPError connecting to gcm.googleapis.com:5235.; : remote-server-error(502) I have exact same ...
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Hybrid Cloud Backup solution [closed]

I am looking like this solution. How can I do this? My side there will a central server This server as a local backup server. It will act as local file cache server. This server will encrypt all ...
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Centralized management of app.config parts for self-hosted .NET services

What will be the best way to handle these scenarios, if they are not one-time, but regular: Self-hosted services on a quite a bunch of machines are needed to be repointed to different database in a ...
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Where does ansible package module search for given package name?

I am new to ansible and trying to copy and install jdk on remote machine. I would like to use rpm install only considering I have all different flavours of clients.(RHEL, Centos, Ubuntu etc). Below is ...
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Cloud scalling and costs [closed]

First time I learned about clouds, I made suggestion, that when I create cloud VM there, I'll pay for the only resources I use. If I use 5% of CPU and 300mb memory I'll pay only for this and while ...
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Parse.com Cloud Code Jobs Stuck Pending

Update 1: Parse has officially confirmed this as a bug they're investigating on their status page, as well as on Facebook as Benedicte Raae mentioned in an answer. Update 2: Parse has confirmed that ...
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Simple docker application - how to deploy easily?

I have a relatively simple web application that consists of two Docker containers working together. One container hosts the web server and the other one hosts a image rendering software. On my ...
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Does Azure Backup protect against a compromised server?

I have a (physical, not Azure VM!) Windows server whose files are automatically backed up using Azure Backup. If the server gets compromised, how much damage to the backups can the attacker do? ...
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FTP or file share [closed]

I have a server hosted in a cloud running ubuntu server 15.10. I don't have access to all ports (only main ports) and I wanted to install some kind of FTP server or sharing server. I'd like to host a ...
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How secure Google Compute Engine is?

We're moving to GCE and we want to know how secure it is. Do we need to install our own intrussion detection/prevention software on our VM Instances? (Tripware, Ossec, Snort). or does GCE handle ...
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vCloud - If i create a vApp template can I delete the original vApp?

I created a vApp, and I'm ready to convert it into a vApp template by adding it to a collection. Now my intention is to share the collection and let everyone clone this vApp as well as regain my quota ...
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Trigger Builds if OS Security Updates are available

In classic non-cloudy server environments, you have a fixed set of servers. If updates were available, you installed them and were done. In cloudy server-environments, you often auto-scale your ...
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IIS application request routing changes 206 partial content to 200

I've setup a reverse proxy server in an azure cloud service using IIS rewrite rules and the Application Request Routing module (according to the instructions here. Everything is working well except ...
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Why do we use a OS Base Image with Docker if containers have no Guest OS?

I've just started to study Docker and there's something that's being quite confusing for me. As I've read on Docker's website a container is different from a virtual machine. As I understood a ...
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AD DC in azure as the only DC

I have a small network that consists of 1xSBS2008 (Exchange with about 50 mailboxes, Great Plains SQL, File Shares, Printer Shares, DNS,DHCP, GPOs, etc) and 1xWin2k8 (SQL Server). There are about 10 ...
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Safely wake up black VNC screen cloud servers

What is the safest way to wake up a cloud server (Windows & Linux) via VNC using the keyboard. Looking into a taking a screen grab of a large number of servers (Windows & Linux) using the ...
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Routing traffic to multiple non public IP systems

We are a small startup and one of our basic requirements is to enable cloud access to our core system (running on a basic linux distribution) for our clients that often use a Internet connection with ...
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Fails to create a Cloud66 stack

I'm using Cloud66 and trying to set up a stack from my git repository. Cloud66 however returns the error: Analysis error: The space character ‘ ’ is not allowed in your database username or password ...
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Azure VM instance IP firewall

I assigned an instance-level IP address to my Azure VM. I then configured the SSH "endpoint" from the Azure portal and defined a deny-all policy. However, this policy seems to only affect the cloud ...
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Migrating really old RedHat server to cloud

I've got a client with a really, really, really old PHP3 webapp that runs on an ancient consumer-grade PC with RedHat 7.somethingOld. I've got backups of the software and database but he's very tight ...
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Get-AzureService : ForbiddenError: The server failed to authenticate the request

I am using azure workflow on azure automation and get the template from Azure gallery for "connect the azure using subscription certificate". After Create the connection "Azurec" and upload the ...
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Azure custom CentOS Image shows “Running (provisioning timed out)”

I created a VM using the standard CentOS 7.1 image in the Azure gallery. I generalized it and captured it as a base image for future deployments. However, once I spin up a VM using this image, the ...
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Configuring Visual Studio Online to re-use nuget packages from previous builds

I am using visual studio online for my build/deploy pipeline for my web app but I am running into speed issues during the solution build. It takes an age to restore the Nuget packages, sometimes 10 ...
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Difference between cloud computing , grid computing and parallel computing [closed]

There are many definitions out there on the internet , but I am asking here , just because someone may answer it briefly from his/her practical experience with these technologies. How does cloud ...
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Can't ssh into remote server from different network using same computer, keys and permissions [duplicate]

I can use the command ssh me@123.456.789.00 at home and it connects to the remote server automatically (no password). This is because I set up public/private keys. Everything works well. Then ...