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1answer
28 views

Cannot load pages hosted in a local IIS server [solved]

I build an aspx webapp in .net4.0. To test it i hosted it using IIS 7.0. Now i can access the webapp on the computer , which i used to host iis, by typing either localhost\myapp or using its ...
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1answer
57 views

How to set up a server without a hosting control panel [closed]

Question cannot easily be narrowed so has been removed - please delete.
0
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1answer
14 views

Renting Bandwith Overhead [duplicate]

Preface I have my own servers that have been given to me by a company I used to work for. I want to use these servers for some sites I've developed. I'm expecting a good amount of traffic and don't ...
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1answer
99 views

Vagrant hosting service

On a small project we use Vagrant for development environments. Given the simplicity of the setup, we are considering using it for production since it's a small project with low traffic. I know I ...
0
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3answers
74 views

One domain, two hosts, multiple subdomains on second host

So here's the deal: 1 domain (example.com) 2 shared hosting plans (for each, all domains and subdomains have the same IP address) I've already set up sub1.example.com to point to the IP (using A) ...
0
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1answer
152 views

Mounting /home as noexec [closed]

Does mounting /home with noexec really add security? All it does is disable binary execution right? So that means other scripts can still run and execute shell code into services. Run shared ...
3
votes
1answer
125 views

Yahoo Hosting: Custom Error Pages (IE)

So one of my clients uses Yahoo Hosting in a shared environment. Absolutely horrible, can't even upload a .htaccess file. They have an option where you can setup custom error pages by uploading a a ...
2
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1answer
43 views

Setup a constant web application availability on Windows Server

I am a part of a team that is building an ASP.NET web system. We need to guarantee, that when the main hosting server with IIS is being updated, web site visitors get the special message that the ...
0
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2answers
235 views

How is a public ip adddress accessible anywhere from the internet?

If my machine has a public ip address, then any one from any corner of the world can access this ip address. How does this happen? I mean where is my ip address updated or where does the requester see ...
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1answer
2k views

How to access site from outside, hosted on IIS?

I hosted a web site on IIS (Windows 7 Professional) running on port 81 because I have Apachi installed on port 80. I can easily access site from http://localhost:81/testsite on server machine I can ...
0
votes
1answer
88 views

Web (jsp servlet) application hosting

I have a jsp servlet application which allows users to listen meida files(audio video). I have 2 solutions. 1 st solution-. upload media files to youtube and keep the url in my database. when a user ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

Why my server is up and down successively? [closed]

Our server has just been hacked few days ago, we made a complete backup of it, but, from that time, we get erros while trying to access our websites hosted on it : some times, everything works ...
2
votes
3answers
341 views

How to share domain name with multiple servers?

I have a website on shared hosting and would like to setup another host (semi-dedicated server) and use the same domain name as the shared hosting. Is it possible to have two separate servers share ...
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5answers
2k views

How Long Do DNS Records Take to Propagate when Swapping Data Centers, and How Should I Do It?

We have hosted a site on a particular data center. Now we would like to change it to another data-center. What is the best way to migrate my web-server, and what is the correct way to update my DNS ...
-3
votes
1answer
112 views

Just got (Array Networks) SPX2000. What now? [closed]

I do quite a bit of webdesign and have always wanted to host my own sites and custom servers that I make in C#. Today, somebody just gave me an "Array Networks SPX2000". It came with just the power ...
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votes
1answer
49 views

DNS foward request to our server

Hello we are hosting here own web site. We got our own DNS server. I remark that some site whoe are not our web site, direct our Web server and MX records on our mail server. It's there a way to ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

HTTP Cacheing To Lessen Cluster Nodes?

I have been looking into using http caching for one of my projects on heroku. The site is serving primarily dynamicish (meaning that the actual contents doesn't change that often) iFrame's and ...
3
votes
4answers
444 views

Best Way to Examine Apache Logs on Ubuntu Server?

I'm getting a lot of traffic that is crushing my tiny server. Is there something I can install that will allow me to examine my Apache traffic real-time? Ideally a web interface. I'd like to see what ...
2
votes
4answers
258 views

Server Admin for Noobs [closed]

I'm a total noob when it comes to Servers. I've been designing websites for about four years, and I'm completely self-tought (22 years old)... I want to get away from Mediatemple because they don't ...
0
votes
3answers
72 views

VPS for each webapp?

I'm trying to understand how to use the VPS and how to use the resources I have. I need to run several webapps, each on a separate domain. I have 1 dedicated server. Should I split it to different ...
1
vote
1answer
159 views

What is the best way to estimate hosting/server costs? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Good sites for discussing specific hosting provider/server specification scenarios I'm currently developing a web app that is built on the LAMP stack. I want to know how ...
5
votes
4answers
293 views

Suggestions for setting up a webhosting company? [closed]

I've come across several people who have done this and just thought it would be an interesting venture. So does anyone have any reading suggestions on the topic or suggestions about getting the right ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

Managing multiple users on the same MySQL server

So, I'm going to be offering a LAMP for myself and a few of my friends. I want to make it so each user can create databases and delete them, etc. without seeing the other user's databases. I don't ...
0
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2answers
393 views

Varnish: Separate Server?

This is a pretty simple question, but one that I'm having trouble finding a good "best-practices" answer. When using Varnish, do most small-ish sites install it side-by-side on the same server as ...
0
votes
1answer
77 views

Host mirroring or multiple-host for one domain

I have already bought a host service from a host provider company but the host service down a lot and they are not good at all. I don't want to fall down in the hell again I like something like server ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Domain in a hosted environment

We have an application we host in a third party data center for our clients. We have multiple clients running the same application on several racks of servers. Most of our clients require that our ...
1
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4answers
110 views

Hardware options for hosting 5 websites

I plan to buy hardware for my organisation that is supposed to host 5 websites each getting not more than 5000 hits a day. What kind of hardware would I require for this purpose in terms of processing ...
1
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3answers
126 views

Should I leave my hosting provider

I have my website hosted with a hosting provider and they have recently had a serious outage. So at the moment it is at 48 hours and counting where I can't access email, http or ftp. I'm obviously ...
8
votes
2answers
3k views

Any disadvantage to short DNS TTL? [closed]

Any disadvantage to short DNS TTL?
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4answers
2k views

How much does it usually cost to host a small Wordpress blog on Amazon? [closed]

How much does it usually cost to host a small Wordpress blog on Amazon?
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votes
2answers
57 views

Recoomend company to take care or webserver and wordpress management?

I'm interested in setting up a professional WordPress site but I'd like to explore the pssibilities to leave the management of the webserver and even WordPress' management to a company that guarantees ...
2
votes
2answers
92 views

Server memory issues, and expected level of service from hosting company

I'm involved in maintaining an Ubuntu VPS which runs our django websites (nginx/apache/mod_wsgi) and we've been having some memory spikes which have either caused the database to die, or induced ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

Testing and choosing a host for increase the speed

hi folks I'm going to choose a best host for increase speed and performance but I am in doubt with How I can recognize why my site is slow ? is there any way to find out why it is slow I don't want ...
0
votes
5answers
312 views

Choosing between a dedicated and virtual dedicated server for my startup

I'm about to launch a startup site I've been working on for some time, and I'm just now looking over hosting plans. The site's main feature is fairly processor-heavy (a lot of text processing), so I ...
0
votes
1answer
341 views

Seek Time vs Read Speed (Hard Disk)

What is more important in a hosting environment? Seek Time would be very important because the disk head will have to move from one location to the next to serve the thousands of different requests. ...
0
votes
1answer
100 views

Features to identify a true cloud host

I'm reading around to understand cloud computing, and I saw 2 comments that prompted this question: "Cloud" is a marketing term. The actual implementation is what really matters. If you can ...
2
votes
1answer
599 views

How can I Measure the Amount of Data Transfer for My Website?

Hello im trying to find out the ammount of my data transfer in and out? im building a website like cnn.com or cnnsi.com that kind of site, but i dont know how to messuare how many kilobytes will ...
1
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5answers
1k views

How necessary is a static IP when running a webserver from home

I'm considering hosting at home not through a third party. Some of the content will be software that need to run reliably 24/7. Currently I buy the domain then redirect it to the IP of my webhost, so ...
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votes
4answers
334 views

cPanel Open source alternatives

The cPanel license is around $500/year, so I'm considering open source (preferably free) alternatives. After brief searching, I found ISPConfig. Anything else that people use and are satisfied with? ...
0
votes
2answers
177 views

How to build a home server similar to HostGator [closed]

I currently use hostgator but want to move to hosting on site, not through a third party. Can someone who's familiar with HostGator or hosting in general help me wrap my head around what needs to be ...
2
votes
5answers
297 views

User account for running websites on linux

I have seen many blogs and articles recommend me that do not run the website on Linux under root user. Should I create different account for running website? How about backends like MySql like ...
5
votes
4answers
269 views

Hosting a server for websites, ftp and random use at home? [closed]

I'm wondering what's the best option for me if I want to move all my hosted websites (from a hosting company) to a server at my own home? Basically, the needs I have are: be able to host websites ...
0
votes
3answers
333 views

How to scale bandwidth of a startup website?

I would like to host a website using my home internet connection, with multiple computers acting as nodes of web server, db, apache cassandra clusters, and memcached clusters. When this website gets ...
4
votes
2answers
152 views

How GZipped contents are transfered on the web?

I heard that static contents like CSS and JavaScript can be better delivered in GZip format. And Content Developer Network (CDN) always does so. However I don't understand how the format works. First ...
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votes
3answers
92 views

Must haves for web hosting service to learn or play around with

I'm new to web administration but would like to learn so I am wondering what hosting service is the best option to be my playground. I'm not necessarily looking for specific names (although if there ...
0
votes
3answers
114 views

Separation of website hosting from email hosting for a single domain

Is it ever good practice to separate website hosting from email hosting for a single domain, via virtualization? Example: A dedicated server hosts a single domain, xyz.com This server runs a web ...
2
votes
4answers
163 views

Suggest some price oriented setups for a large video hosting site

Im looking to build a video hosting service from scratch. I have access to several traffic channels, so there will be immediate usage of such service. I wanted to see what sort of options there are ...
1
vote
4answers
212 views

Configuring DNS to serve pages from multiple servers for a single domain

I have some really high-availability web page content that needs to be online 24x7. So instead of relying on a single server I was wondering if I could handle one domain name with multiple servers? ...
0
votes
1answer
115 views

Hooking up domain name

I have just registered a domain name (www.belfastmasters.co.uk) and want to hook it up to an IIS web server that I have set up on a Virtual Private Server. I am getting into the relms of the unknown ...
1
vote
3answers
98 views

Should I start hosting my web server in more that one single server machine?

I'm developing an advertising site for the real estate business. The thing is that it is a startup business and I'm not too positive in thinking that I will get a lot of users very quickly. So, my ...