In the web hosting industry, a dedicated server refers to a server which is leased in its entirety to a single customer, usually an individual or small business.

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What kind of Server is needed to Handle 1 million requests per second [on hold]

I'm a building a app for a quiz. The app will be only available for 2 hours a day. Around 1 million users will be using it. I.E 1 million users will requests and submit data to database per second. So ...
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Freebsd 10 install with non standard gateway route

Some service providers offer dedicated/vps nodes with non standard gateways (ie not in the same subnet). For instance : ip add 10.0.1.1/32 with gateway 56.0.1.1 For this purpose some manual steps ...
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Easy way to send local configuration to server

Pretend I have setup a server hosting for a website locally (on my Linux laptop), it all works perfectly. It has all of the files for the website, firewall has been setup, apache install etc... For ...
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how to assign failover ip into windows vm (ubuntu, kvm)

I purchased a dedicate server (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS amd64) with a failover ip from online.net. And i want to setup a windows vm with failover ip using kvm. I tried myself several times, but all failed. ...
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upgrading i3-2130 (ovh) [duplicate]

I'm currently running around a dozen websites on a Kimsufi R-8G (i3-2130 @ 3.4ghz 8GB ram). I currently pay $40 for it plus WHM/cPanel license. I bought it 3 years ago and the websites got bigger. ...
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Server shuts down unexpectedly

I have dedicated server with centOS installed on it. Inside this, I had installed Proxmox VE (Virtual Environment). Again in Proxmox I had installed centos and centos web panel. The server inside ...
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Migrating dedicated server and changing name server IP address

I want to transfer my dedicated server to another service provider/host and I want to ask about the name server IP address changes. My old nameservers are ns1.mydomain.com , ns2.mydomain.com and the ...
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Choosing a server for hosting a web API [duplicate]

I'm not fully sure it is appropriate to ask here - apologies if it is not. I want to set up a webservice (REST API) using PHP on top of Ubuntu. I looked over what the hosting company I'm already ...
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Root server with changed network settings - how to avoid to be shut out?

I just worked on a local Linux server in my office, connecting to it via SSH. I changed some network settings. Specifically, I added a simple network bridge that replaced the previous ethernet ...
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Start jar service on ports belong to Apache [closed]

I have been made a service for my Android Game. The service have socket connection, that connection is open on port 4444. My android App has connected with server by IP address e.g. 192.168.1.1:4444 ...
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Optimizing Apache + PHP 5

I have a dedicated Ubuntu box with a Plesk panel. My php files take a couple of seconds for the ttfb at random. Most requests are server lighting fast but after a couple of refreshes it waits very ...
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What's the best method to achieve full redundancy in a dedicated server? [closed]

I've been reading about full redundancy to achieve almost if not 100% uptime for your mission critical applications (handling financial data) running in a dedicated server, but I still can't wrap my ...
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Server becomes unresponsive after several days

I have a dedicated server that becomes unresponsive after several days of running-time. Sometimes it's 1 day and sometimes it's 5 days but it always happens and I can neither reach the server via ssh ...
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How do i mount root files from recovery mode

Hey can anyone tell how to mount my root files to edit sshd_config in recovery mode? im new to linux so can you give me step by step instructions? im using ubuntu as recovery mode. to edit files in ...
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Can't ssh after configuring sshd_config

I have configured my sshd configuration files to listen to ipv6 addresses, but forgot to uncomment ipv4 local addresses. Here is a snippet from my configuration file: AddressFamily any ListenAddress ...
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IP forwarding server (or other solution)

We have physical server based in Hungary that are serving our Hungarian version of a site. For any other website we launch in different countries, We buy hosting in that country and launch another ...
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cloud server performance vs same specification dedicated server?

I have a web application written in php (5.6.10) and using Postgresql (9.4) we have about 4k users per day and about 20k page views per days, my main issue that we are running in cloud host with 2 ...
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How can I work out how much RAM I'm (a) using or (b) would benefit from?

I used to run my site from a 4GB VPS. As time went on my storage needs grew, and I ended up moving to a 3TB dedicated server. As a side benefit, I now had 32GB of RAM. Though I'll admit I didn't ...
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Centos - Extend root partition size on rescue mode

I was wondering what is the best way (and what are the command lines) to extend the root partition size on a rescue mode system, without losing data already in it. My server is running on CentOS 6.6 ...
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IPv6 web server unreachable

I've bought a new dedicated server with 2 IPv4 addresses and a /56 IPv6 subnet. When I ping to my domain names on the dedicated server I get a message back. But when I ping from outside nothing ...
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How to use all hard drives in dedicated server [closed]

I bought dedicated server and after installing Plesk panel I can see under the server information tab it is showing me the total storage available: 1.7TB. lsblk output is: But I had bought server ...
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Was i sold a VPS instead of Dedicated server? [duplicate]

I've been having weird inconsistencies through the server, so i've decided to look around, so dmidecode -t system outputs: Manufacturer: VMware, Inc. Product Name: VMware Virtual Platform ...
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How to create an IP for virtual server [closed]

I want to ask something maybe noobish. When i purchase an Virtual server(VPS) they give me an IP for that server. I want to know how they create the IP and set it for the virtual server. Do they buy ...
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Intel S3500 SSD vs 15k SAS HDD

I have recently been thinking of requesting SSD Drives from my hosting provider however its a $300 per month upgrade for 4 x 300GB Intel S3500 SSD's My hosting company told me they do not use SSD ...
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Samba4 and Kerberos configuration on a dedicated server

I try to set up Samba 4 on a dedicated server from kimsufi.com but I have difficulties configuring Kerberos and Samba4. I am very confused about IP, Realm, Domain, NetBIOS, DNS etc. in Kerberos and ...
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Nginx on VM on ded. root server has very slow download rates

I'm running VMware ESXI on a kimsufi dedicated root with 100Mbit/s network access. As the root has only 1 public IPv4 available and ESXi cannot NAT its VMs, I assigned the public IP to VM#1 which is ...
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admin panel on port 2030 in CWP is not opening [closed]

I have dedicated server with centos and proxmox ve. Also made virtual machine with centos 6 and centos webpanel in proxmox. From last four month I'm using this and everything is working properly mean ...
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Strange “/var/lib/mysql too full!” message, with almost empty partitions

I've just encountered a strange problem on my server : it's a basic LAMP server I've just setup and when I try to restart MySQL, I get the following error. /etc/init.d/mysql: ERROR: The partition ...
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Dedicated server issues with SSL and IPs, content showing on wrong site [closed]

We have a number of sites on this dedicated server. Pages from one site are showing up on another site. Example: clientsite1.com (right site, no SSL installed) clientsite2.com (forwards to SSL, ...
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there is a way to host 1 website in 2 Dedicated Server? [closed]

I want to host my website exemple.com in 2 dedicated servers i m hosting the website now in one server , connected to the domain using the nameservers Now i need to add the second server , how to ...
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My server boots a kernel I don't recognize

On my dedicated server I'm running Debian 7.5 as an OS. I have installed OpenVZ for amd64 architecture to use the benefits of virtualization but after successfully installing it (following these ...
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How to check if mail ports on leased server are blocked?

I recently switched companies on a dedicated web server and strongly believe that they are blocking ports 25 and 110. Initially, I thought that it was my active Windows Firewall settings but reviewed ...
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EC2 Dedicated Instances

Why would I ever choose to use an EC2 dedicated instances as opposed to a non dedicated instance? You have to pay $2/hour/region if you have any dedicated hosts in that region AND the costs per ...
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Azure Variable Table v Temp Table

This is a bit long; but I have been working through queries figuring out where a performance issue is coming from. Appreciate you taking the time to read it. I have an application running on a ...
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Installing Windows over Linux on a Hetzner server [closed]

I have a remote dedicated server from Hetzner which you can usually only install Linux on, because I haven't paid the ridiculous 25 euros/month for Windows. However, they have KVM access and you can ...
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Dedicated Server or Shared Hosting? How can you tell? [closed]

I understand this might be a difficult question to answer from the research I have done so far, but here it goes: I don't have access to my so called dedicated server. This is managed by a 3rd party ...
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How to change the ssh port for a specific ip address? [closed]

I get the trouble with putty, so I prefer using shell (linux) to access server via ssh, my ip address has alter port for ssh is 6091, so is there anyway to access server via ssh by command ssh ...
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Identify if windows server is dedicated or vps [duplicate]

I have offers for vps and dedicated hosting. The price for dedicated server is around $100/month which makes me think whether I am really getting a dedicated machine or just scammed to give me vps in ...
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Web Server: Need VPN? [closed]

We are starting a new web development company and know very little about web servers. The hosting company is wanting to lease to us a VPN appliance (Sonicwall TZ215). Do we need this or is the a ...
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How to move files between 2 servers, dedicated server and azure VM [closed]

I am moving from a dedicated server on a hosting company to a new windows azure VM, I need to transfer all files from dedicated server to the new VM, there are about 200GB files to move, I want to ...
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Fixed ip to specific lan port

How should I go forth to set a fixed/static ip dedicated to one lan port in my switch or router, so that everything i plug in that specific port acquires the same ip? I have a Linksys EA6700 Wireless ...
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Rebooted Ubuntu Server, didn't come back up. How do I investigate the cause?

Leading off from previous question where I got excellent advice from LinuxDevOps, which I partially chose to ignore; the worse happened, and I don't know why, or how to investigate the cause. I have ...
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Network attack on dedicated server [duplicate]

I am using a dedicated server hosting for one of my project. I got a mail from my server provider that their monitoring system noticed a network scan (or network attack) from an IP address. The ...
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Should i separate MYSQL from PHP and NODE JS to another server

I am a PHP Programmer and working on community website. I am using Apache NodeJS Php and Mysql on server: 24GB RAM Intel i7 950 8Cores 8Threads 3.06GHz, 120GB SSD HDD 12GB SWAP (dedicated server) OS: ...
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Can a properly wired reset switch fail to reboot a frozen system?

Context: We rent unmanaged server hardware. The hoster's web dashboard offers a "automatic hardware reset" command (next to a "send ctrl-alt-del" command), but it fails to reboot the machine when the ...
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When should I consider a dedicated server instead of cloud VPS?

Currently I have a web app running where I have 9 VPS servers connected to a Load Balancer. As my web app has been getting traffic, I've been purchasing new VPSs to handle the load. Managing so many ...
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Cpanel nameserver error? Missing nameservers reported by your nameservers

I've got a new dedicated leaseweb server with WHM/Cpanel. There's only 1 IP. I've registered the main domain iworldcreation.com at whois.com. It has two private nameservers assigned: ...
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Postfix stop working, email stuck in queue

Few day ago i recognize that my postfix have 600 000 mail in queue. The causes was php files in one of my domains. I removed this php files, flush postfix queue and block ip adress which access to ...
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Comparing an Unknown Xeon Single Core processor with Core2Quad Q9650 [closed]

I was in the market for a cheap server and I got a deal for $30 on one with a Xeon single core processor but they did not tell me which model it is. At that time the specs weren't a big deal so I ...
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Unable to send command to newly created screen?

screen -dmS SIEGE_01 sleep 1 screen -S SIEGE_01 -X stuff "cd /home/ss12036/ImpulseNetwork/Servers/SIEGE_01/"`echo -ne '\015'` sleep 1 screen -S SIEGE_01 -X stuff "sh Start.sh"`echo -ne '\015'` ...