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Suggestions for a Reliable Home NAS System [on hold]

I've been accumulating massive amounts of data for personal use. I was using an online file storage service for storing my files, but after that got shut down, I lost +5TB worth of unique uploaded ...
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Dokuwiki: Moving Just the data directory on other server

I have installed dokuwiki on IIS7. As per my teams requirement we have to move just the Data directory to other server location. e.g IIS7 installed Dokuwiki location: ...
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Migration with SysPrep, ImageX and

I know that you can use SysPrep and ImageX to create a prepared image that can be used on several systems but the question is. How well does it work in a corporate environment of moving machines from ...
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How to delay xinetd starting a process until data is received

I maintain a server that receives data on many ports using xinetd in tcp mode. The data is processed by a perl script. Twelve of the 16 clients that connect to my server that way, apparently also ...
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RoboCopy - Migration of Certain Folders Only?

I am migrating directories from one single share that has all directories located into a new folder structure that will be by letter. I want to move the folders as they are. I want to move all the ...
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How to securely store sensitive data on a shared-hosting provider while accessible to server-side scripts?

I want to store some sensitive data on my hosting provider which is a shared-hosting, lets say for example on MySQL, and i want it to be accessible to the website(server-side languages like PHP) ...
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Need an efficient data container. Moving from storage to memory as quickly as possible

Problem: I need to copy a large block of data from a remote location into system memory as quickly as possible. Scenario: I have a data processing system. The system is built via shell scripts ...
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How do I effectively destroy a SSD? [duplicate]

What is a repeatable way of destroying SSDs? For example, if i opened it which part could i take out and destroy for just the data(How to identify the actual "storage unit")? Case 1. Normal user that ...
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RAID1 Disk blocks don't match but no errors

So I have couple of disks configured with RAID1. The device is: md2 : active raid1 sda5[0] sdb3[1] 274324348 blocks super 1.1 [2/2] [UU] bitmap: 1/1 pages [64KB], 65536KB chunk Though when I ...
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MySQL Binary Logging Format - Disk Filling Up

I have a MySQL server instance configured with binary logging enabled. I don't do any replication, but the binary logs are part of our recovery plan - to be able to replay all the transactions since ...
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missing data after attach mdb

Recently, one of my customers had a server crash. Unfortunately, the 3th party who was responsible for the backup had 'forgotten' to schedule a backup of the DB (I know, I should have noticed that). ...
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How to use compression option for ssh with the ProxyCommand?

I want to establish a ssh tunnel for transferring data from my computer to a remote machine through a gateway machine. I want to copy large amount of data, thus I use blowfish for encryption and ...
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Building a web server cluster, how? [closed]

I am a student in IT and I have been asked to build a web server cluster for multiple websites. After 2 weeks of searching, reading and testing, I came here to ask for help. What we want is a cluster ...
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Is there any method to Copy 5GB of Data from server systems to multiple clients systems in less time(max 2mins.)? [closed]

Is there any method to copy 5GB of data from server systems to multiple clients systems in less time(max 2mins.) ? Data should be copied from server to all client systems.
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Extract data from VHD

I cant attach the vhd to server 2008 disk management as it says the disc is invalid But it does run in HyperV, but as I need it offline I cant extract it when the hyperV is running. Any ideas?
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what is difference between data center manager and data center administrator [closed]

can anyone bring out the difference between what is expected from a Data Center Manager and a Data Center Administrator?
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Does a CDN still work even when my server is down?

I am a website owner planning to use Amazon's cloudfront S3. I have been reading all the stuffs about what a CDN can do but i still have an unanswered question. Does a CDN still work even when my ...
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What's the best way to actively sync two folders across two network locations?

I have two Windows 2003 servers on two network locations, and the folders are supposed to have the same content at any given time. Basically, whenever a file is written to one of the folders it needs ...
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Switch active Sql Server 2008 databases

I am dealing with large imports of data into SQL Server and need to know the easiest way to perform the import and rebuilding of indexes while minimizing the effect on web services that primarily read ...
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Data obtained from ping: is it round trip or one way?

I have 2 servers, each in two separate locations. I need to host an application on one, and the database server on the other. From the app server, if I ping the database server, on average I get ...
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Tool to monitor change in data

Is there Windows a tool I can run on my servers to report how much of a change in data there is day to day on our servers/file shares? I'd like to determine if a cloud backup is feasible or if too ...
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Improve file transfer speed between Windows PCs and servers [closed]

I've setup a server which I've connected to multiple PCs in my workplace. Sadly, data transfer speeds are at max 3 MB/sec per connection which works out slow for file transfers, especially when ...
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SBS 2008 Move Data Wizard crashing. Moving Redirected User Data

We're trying to move Users' Redirected Documents data from C: to D: using the wizard in the SBS console. It keeps crashing though as soon you hit next for the fist time in the wizard. This server has ...
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Monitoring graphs annotations [closed]

I'm looking for a solution (amongst Graphite, Zabbix, Munin, Nagios and similar) where I'd be able to produce custom charts with data point annotations (labels, descriptions) with multidimensional ...
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Xpath XML filter works locally but not online on my VPS

I tested build site locally on xammp, has datafeeds that are read in using for example this xpath /products/product[contains(categorie,'Kinderwagens')] Now it works perfectly locally but not on my ...
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Cacti NaN values

Firstly, when I create cacti graph using data input method (PHP script) is does not create rrd file which it should do. Still, when I copy command which is shown when I turn debug mode on and run it ...
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Adding a progress bar to a data pipe

Are there any alternatives to pv? I'd like to see the current transfer rate of a data pipe, a progress bar and an estimated completion time. Any other tools that can do that?
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Storage in the cloud [closed]

If I save a document using a cloud based service, am I right in thinking that my file will be stored redundantly on a few DAS servers in a local data center. When I try and access this data again, how ...
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Cacti graph not showing

I have created php script for cacti which outputs data in format like: <variable>:<value> Output of my script: temperature:20 humidity:15 Then I created data input method where input ...
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Where to store big data (best practices)

I am installing a fresh Ubuntu on our lab server. We have lots of massive genomes which need to be accessed by Apache www-data user. Currently I backed all the data up on external drives. My goal is ...
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Alternatives to gnuplot+awk?

I've needed to do some more sophisticated graphing and plotting as of late. While I know that gnuplot is up to the task, and can do it all from the command line, are there other, simpler or more ...
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Recovering data from a damaged disk

So have this problem. Have a 500G disk with data that has crashed. I need to recover data. I used ddrescue to first create an image and I have recovered 455G to that image. Now, I do not know what ...
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How to track down data loss at /home?

On a Linux server, there seems to be loss of data at users homes. Where can we find information about the possible loss of data? How to proceed to change the defective Disk (supposing that the ...
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Linux-on-Linux KVM: Which filesystem should i use for guest and host?

I'm in the process on playing around with kvm and setting up a linux on a linux-server, so i can reboot the (guest)server encrypt the rootFS of the guest without having to do initramfs-tricks to get ...
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How to leave only e.g. TOP 100 records in ALL TABLES in database (SQL SERVER 2005) [closed]

I'm having a huge database over 100GBs and I need to burn an application (for demonstration purposes) on CD or DVD which uses this huge database... is there a way how to leave for example only first ...
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Parallel computing: Distributed systems vs multicore processors? [closed]

I was just wondering why there is a need to go through all the trouble of creating distributed systems for massive parallel processing when, we could just create individual machines that support ...
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How to data-mine a huge amount of elements

I store a huge amount of reporting elements in a MySQL database. These elements are stored in a simple way : KindOfEvent;FromCountry;FromGroupOfUser;FromUser;CreationDate All these reporting elements ...
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Converge Voice and Data networks using Sonicwall

We are looking to converge VOIP and Data traffic onto a single wire so that our client's VOIP phones pass data through to the users computer. We are specing out a new Sonicwall NSA appliance to handle ...
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How to export Active Directory 2008 data

Is there a way to export active directory data using built-in Windows Server 2008 tools? I want to get the entire tree of OU’s within OU’s in any human-readable format.
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Run RSS Feed Off Local Data Server?

I've been put in charge of a project that does this and that with some files on our data server. My boss told me today that it would be nice if she could be notified every time such and such happens. ...
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Scientific data storage: many small files, one volume or several?

I have about 8 TB worth of 'sample' data with the following characteristics: each sample: 5-15 GB in one folder containing ~20k files and ~10k subfolders (2000 top-level, 5 sub-level containing a ...
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Server RAID died. How would you recover data from its drives?

We have 9 machines at the moment. One of them had an electrical fault which fried the board but the drives seem ok. I'm not entirely sure how I would even attempt to recover data from it. The drives ...
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a refrence or good book about data centers and servers with ACTUAL pictures?

I want to learn about data centers a book that describes: where is good to build a physical data centers ? Air conditioning system of data centers hardware learning of servers in RACKs what is in ...
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Transporting files over direct mail [closed]

Our company is in need of some good methods on transporting confidential files over the mail (UPS/Fedex ect). I was thinking about a password protected jump drive but what do you guys feel is the ...
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Number of Computers Used in Enterprise? [closed]

This may not be the right StackExchange, but it seems you're most likely to know where I might find the answer. I'm looking for statistics on the number of computers used in enterprises on an annual ...
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Storing important information for a company

I work in a web development company and they have all the passwords, host addresses, etc. vital information in a spreadsheet on a local machine in the intranet. While secure from external attacks, I ...
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Reliably and quickly migrate data to a RAID array

We have a web service running on Amazon EC2. Currently we have some live user data stored on a single disk (EBS). We are considering moving to a RAID0 setup (we don't have to be concerned about the ...
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copy a MySQL table which has data in ibdata file

I have a database in MySQL with several tables. Some of the tables only have .frm files. Some have .frm .mdy .mdi I believe data for the .frm tables is in the ibdata file. There is a lot of data in ...
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Best way to self destruct all data on a linux server? [closed]

We have recently upgraded a number of our servers. We are now left with a few servers we are ready to hand back to our data center. Anyone know what is the best way to do a final self destruction of ...
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Is there any option to restore data after deleting from a MySQL table

There are some rows in a table, by mistakenly I had deleted all rows from the table and data got commited. So is there any way to restore data for that table. I am not having backup of the database. ...