A broad term for a service where a third party "hosts" (physically stores/runs) computers, content or services that are managed and/or maintained by the customer. Questions that are specific to the current point in time (such as prices) are likely to be closed.

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Hosting multiple Python or Django web apps - need advice on server strucutre/architechture [on hold]

We have many web apps/sites. Some are fairly complex, but many of them are simple websites. Currently we host something like 10 sites in single dedicated server using nginx and uwsgi. While this is ...
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ISPConfig 3, multi-server setup with each webserver hosting different sites [closed]

One server (probably the most powerful one) as a master (where ISPConfig panel itself would be installed together with the master DB) and 2 or 3 other slave computers hosting websites. Theoretically I ...
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What is difference between wordpress installed on shared hosting and wordpress hosting [migrated]

Just wanted to learn about shared hosting environment configuration. There are many Hosting services providing wordpress hosting (example: http://www.hostgator.in/apps/wordpress-hosting and https://...
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What's the difference between Dedicated Server and Root Server? [closed]

This question has been asked before, but I don't get the answer clear enough so I ask it again. What's the difference between Dedicated Server and Root Server? People are talking about Root Server ...
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How to know where my site is hosted? [closed]

Hii Experts I want to know where my website http://www.drpradeepjain.org is hosted ? Please Explain how to know and please explain where to host our website to get best results ....
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Tomcat 7 virtual hosts disappear after restart

Currently I am using tomcat 7 to host two websites. To do this, I simply create two virtual hosts using the host-manager (part of tomcat7-admin). But, when I restart the server, the hosts seem to ...
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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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Create multiple custom nameservers on a single domain?

Our company domain is registered with Godaddy.com and we have 2 custom nameservers set up pointing at our server in Washington, which we use for our american websites. ns1.ourCompany.com -> USA ...
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Docker : container by app with LAMP included or LAMP container only?

I have server with 20/30 sites to hosts and I would like to use Docker containers for scalability, maintenability and security. After few searches, I found 2 approaches : one container per ...
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how to find out who is managing my DNS records?

I have a following situation: a website is registered with registrar X, hosted on server Y and about to move to server Z. The both servers Y and Z do not manage the domain DNS as according to them “...
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Pointing namecheap.com domain name to www.ovh.co.uk server

I have bought vps hosting plan-3 from ovh.com. My ip is 158.69.219.147 or server vps85119.vps.ovh.ca I have installed my site on ovh, but my real domain name is www.free-sample-loop.com(typo ...
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Shared hosting server sites showing up suspicious results on google [closed]

I seem to have found loads of hacked websites on a shared hosting server, or at least something really strange must have happened. The server company refuses to admit there is anything wrong, so I ...
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DNS/DDI: difference between “A Record” and “Host Address” [duplicate]

My network provider sent me a CSV export of records for my domain, which has several dozen server/site names. Some of the names are listed as "A Record" while others are "Host Address". When I use dig,...
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How can I run two domains from one dedicated server? [duplicate]

I have a dedicated server with a domain tied to the IP that came with the box. I got another IP assigned to the server and want to know if there's a way I can run my second domain, using that second ...
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Interchanging remote hosting with computer hosting vs. displaying availability state of computer hosting on remote website [closed]

Recently, I bought a domain kkziomek.eu. The root domain is hosted on a remote hosting. I added a subdomain "komputer.kkziomek.eu" which is hosted on my computer. To do that I created a subdomain, ...
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Redirect subdomain to hosting folder

I have my main domain address pointing to Squarespace. I want to redirect a subdomain of that domain to my hosting folder. Right now the address of my folder in the hosting is like this: myserverIP/~...
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Exim restrict send emails only from predefined list of emails

I use Exim MTA. I need to restrict hosting (lamp) send emails only from predefined list "From:" emails per user to prevent massive spam if website was hacked. Users use php to send emails via builtin ...
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How to Host A Single Website on Multple Windows Server with same Publice IP Address [closed]

I need to host my website on multiple windows server having same static ip address so if one server
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How to host a single website on multiple servers [closed]

I need to host my website on multiple servers so that if my main server goes down then the backup server will start working. My main server has a static IP address on which the site is currently ...
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Domain and mail redirect [closed]

I have domain at providerA and hosting with domain at providerB. I configured DNS that domainA would redirect to hostingB. With .htaccess setup so now entering either domainA or domainB it shows ...
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How to choose database and backend server locations?

I could not find a tutorial for beginners for how to locate my servers. For instance I use Compose.io for my MongoDB and DigitalOcean for my Meteor.js app. Lets say I want to have fast service in ...
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Find closest (in round-trip time) hosting to a particular serivce behind CDN

I'm using some service which is located behind CloudFlare CDN, and I need to achieve the lowest latency possible in two tasks: receive lots of messages out of WebSocket WAMP subscription with few ...
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Which PHP setup should I use for a shared hosting environment (fpm, fcgi, proxy, module)?

I'm currently working on a web hosting management panel for running PHP websites (like Plesk or cPanel). I was researching the best possible ways of running PHP with Apache. mod_php is out of the ...
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The incompatibility between Cloudflare and the reverse DNS

I'm already activated Cloudflare for my website and to apply that I had to replace my domain default nameservers with Cloudflare nameservers. Now my website has to send emails to the mail servers, but ...
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Hot-hot systems and its effect on RPO/RTO

How is hot-hot or live-live system related with RPO and/or RTO? I want to understand what exactly a hot-hot system means? Is it really achievable? How does it affect the RPO and RTO? Here's the link ...
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What are common strategies for multiple database management in shared hosting?

I've read a lot of in internet including canonical answers at serverfault. However, I still can't find the answer to the question - What are common strategies for multiple database management in ...
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Consolidating static websites into subdomains

I am having trouble figuring out the logistics of efficiently consolidating a few of my old, static websites, into subdomains on my primary website. I have websites all using the Ghost Blog platform, ...
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mpiexec won't run mpi4py script when two hosts are utilized in an MPI cluster established through LAN

So I have this other desktop PC, that serves as my server, primesystem and a laptop as my client, zerosystem that is connected to it. They both serve as my ssh-server and ssh-client respectively, and ...
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Can anyone help changing nameservers

Im in a bit of a hard one here. Im trying to change the nameservers of a website I have been given. Im a web designer and have my own hosting. A client of mine is giving me all of his clients. This ...
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Domain and hosting with different providers

Domain is registered with one company and hosting with another. I am reading that to point the domain to the hosting I have to change the nameserver to point to the hosting company's nameservers. This ...
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Shared hosting vs VPS [closed]

I am looking at the shared hosting vs VPS plans, and I see that although VPS is much more expensive, I have only limited storage. Whereas in shared hosting I have unlimited storage? Why is this? What ...
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Move Email Server to Azure

I have a website hosted on a shared server at company X(BigRock/HistGator/GoDaddy etc.). They provide x number of email addresses as part of their hosting solution. I am planning to move my website to ...
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Point subdomain to localhost server? Nameservers pointed elsewhere

My client has their nameservers pointed to another server (Server A) for their current website. However, in the zone file all the IP's point to the local host server (Server B). While Server A ...
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Websites from the same hosting doesn't open only from my router/proovider

Faced with a strange problem. I have a hosting with few websites. Starting from today I can't navigate any of them from any device, connected to home wifi. But I can ping each domain. Chrome fails ...
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Website shows 403 Error with www. domain [closed]

Hi I am facing a problem when I go to my website at http://example.com it works, but if I go to http://www.example.com, I get 403 Forbidden on the page. I did my research online and found a solution ...
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Virtual Host Issue on 1&1 with Debian Server

I'm running a Debian 8 LAMP server with Apache Virtual Hosts configured. I've had it running for a couple years. I recently added a second site and config. When I modified my remote system on local ...
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New host without transferring domain or effecting emails.

My client has a website hosted at "website.com" They purchased hosting from a new provider. I have log in details but can't get to the hosting because the client's domain is pointing to their ...
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Godaddy hosted domain vs paid domain [closed]

This is probably going to get downvoted into oblivion, but here it goes. The company I work for has a deluxe hosting plan on Godaddy. They have a hand full of domains registered under the same ...
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Apache Setting up multiple domains with http & https

I've been trying to add a second domain to my apache ubuntu server. I'm not getting any errors, but when I go to "test.ca" it still redirects to "example.com". What am I missing?? I want both domains ...
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Site farm server with multiple users - best aproach

I am buliding kind a hosting server for static sites, and i am wondering is it better and for what reasons to: 1) use linux users ( i dont need ssh or something advanced function, there is only ...
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Hosting is IPv4 only, can I have IPv6 clients?

My hosting is IPv4 only. My question is whether it is possible to allow IPv6 only clients to access my web (running Window Server 2012 R2). Is this possible using technologies like 6to4 or Teredo or ...
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Hosting provider with no Nameservers [closed]

I'm almost finished my classifieds website, made using php-mysql and I've been considering a hosting provider, who is giving a good configuration at a fair price. The only drawback is that they do not ...
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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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What Is the best long term, Fragmenting LAMP or beefing up hardware [duplicate]

I currently have a VPS with apache, php and mysql running on it (got other stuff too, but they arent related to the web server). It has 8gb ram, 4 core intel atom (dont know the clock speed) and 100gb ...
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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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Moving to different hosting provider, what does it mean for MX record and static IP?

Currently, our ISP is also our hosting provider. Our MX record points to mail.example.com. when our website is at example.com pinging mail.example.com gives the static IP we get from our ISP. The ...
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I recently changed my hosting and now I can only send emails and not receive using GMail [closed]

I have a domain name (emmasteed.co.uk) that I have hosted with UK Reg and I recently moved my hosting to GoDaddy. I have an email that I have used for a few years now: emma@emmasteed.co.uk. When I ...
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using two server for image and web app and synchronization between them

I am using a cloud space for running my web apps with limited storage. My web app provides user to upload and share unlimited data,images & videos. Is there other cloud file storage facility ...
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Find IP blocks for a hosting provider

Is there anyway to pick a hosting provider and get all IP addresses which they have assigned to them? I've tried the RIPE database but a) it only returns 250 results and b) it includes entries which ...
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Prevent AWS load balancer serving on IP address

I've configured a Amazon Webservices Load Balancer for my site. It's all good the domain name resolves to the IP address of the Load Balancer Endpoint, and on the internal LAN it communicates with my ...