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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How to host a single website on multiple servers

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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How to bring website up in virtual private server [closed]

I recently bought a VPS that has only OS i.e. CentOS release 6.7 (Final) What software I have to install on this server to bring up my all websites and their domains? I configured 2-3 servers by ...
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Redirect emails windows server [closed]

We are setting up a windows server for website and webapplication hosting. There will be around 20 websites and each one of them has at least 3 email adresses (e.g. info@domain.com). These email ...
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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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Email hosting for external domains

Is it possible with exchange server, to not only host email for the internal Lan but also for external lans, other businesses for example. So if my company is Acompany.com and our email is hosted on ...
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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 ...
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Fault-tolerance/Failover in school project [closed]

I'm taking a course on distributed architecture. The course participants are divided into groups. Each group must develop an MMORPG-type console game and set up the infrastructure. The lecturer has a ...
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Digital Ocean and Scalable MongoDb [closed]

I am looking into using the MEAN stack on Digital Ocean but am struggling a bit on the MongoDb side of things. Digital Ocean don't allow you to add a custom size of SSD to your droplets which causes ...
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Staging and Production on same or different VPS?

I'm starting a web business with a designer friend. We are trying to find the best possible way to host our websites on a VPS. We are dividing our workflow in two parts: first we create a staging ...
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What should I look for when getting a web host for a Wordpress site and php API's?

I am an iOS developer and I want to expand and get a server (not to buy it, web hosting...i guess). I want a place where to put a site(probably WordPress site&blog), and a place where I can put my ...
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amazon web service requirements for linux and windows mssql [duplicate]

My client is planning to host their applications on cloud. And I have been asked to suggest what all needs to be purchased. With all the names / products I am feeling lost. From my experience, these ...
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SSL: Issued SSL for www.domain.com but only works for https://domain.com

Last week about an SSL Certificate issued by RapidSSL and my hosting MediaTemple, you can see the order details at RapidSSL here: http://i.imgur.com/s5XHcPH.jpg And SSL details on my panel at ...
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How to redirect users to different servers based on their location?

I have a website which is developed by using ASP.NET and MY DB is MySQL. Currently it hosted in USA Servers. But When I try to access it near India dynamic contents are loading too slowly. It is ...
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Can I use SQL Server Enterprise Edition on VM Azure for production use

I have Microsoft BizSpark subscription in which I received Azure credits as well. I created a Virtual machine on it and I am planning to install SQL Server Enterprise edition which I see available ...
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configuring resolver to show my site as provider [closed]

Hey i want to show my website as a hosting provider. When we search for a domain it says who is hosting that domain . so i want to setup my domain as a provider. when users search for websites that ...
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Estimating costing for entities on Azure VMs [duplicate]

We are looking of moving our hosting solution over to Azure (we are a microsoft dev house so it makes sense). It just seems difficult to estimate costing for our hosting solution. To give a simple ...
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Exchange multi-tenant offline site design

We have an Exchange 2010 Multi-Tenant setup with multiple CAS and Mailbox servers but all in one location. I want to add a tenant where they have a on-site server as well to still be able to send and ...
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Hosting multiple sites on same domain

I need to host multiple sites on same domain in IIS (local). I have two sites : Site 1 Site 2 Both have different root folders and one is a CMS application (Site 1) while the other is a pure HTML ...
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DNS Issues connection with AT&

I run a new website called Yclas.com. I am bootstrapping the business and finally got the first paid customers but I am stuck with an issue with 2 customers from USA. This 2 customers use AT&T as ...
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How to tell if someone is trying to use my IP Address?

I use a relatively low-cost host for my personal server, and occasionally I get a rash of downtime alerts. These are all from today. If my host were to ("accidentally") assign my IP to someone ...
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System's hardware requirements for Symfony2 [duplicate]

I have this web-blog I'm willing to deploy online. I have yet no idea what kind of hosting I should get. I'm sure shared-hosting is not one of them as SSH access is not possible. If I'm getting a ...