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 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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Dedicated hosting for email marketing [on hold]

I do have my my own application but I am looking for a company that would host my application. I am interested in a dedicated service. I do not have intention to spam, my intention is to create an ...
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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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How to point my client domain http://joandjosolutions.com/ to my multi site sub domain http://joandjosolutions.shancommerce.co/ [closed]

We are creating separate sub domain for each client. And we need to point each sub domain to each client custom domain. Domains purchased from GoDaddy. Hosting purchased from Resellerclub. We are ...
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Unable to make work both private and public ip network on openvz container in Proxmox

I'm using Proxmox 3, it is a fresh installation. For those who know, I'm using OVH Vrack 1.5 (along with a previous Vrack 1.0). My server has two interface eth0 and eth1, I succeeded to configure ...
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Unknown Host Error, is this a registrar problem or a host problem?

I am dealing with a barrel of weasels on this one. Ad agency registered the domain in mid-August with Network Solutions. 72 hours ago I updated the DNS to point to a host provided by an associate of ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Which hosting control panel to use? [closed]

At the moment I'm using http://www.ispman.net/ as hosting control panel for a few debian linux servers. What I really like about this product is that it supports multiple servers and uses ldap as ...
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How to set up multiple web and database servers?

My websites have been growing in terms of traffic and the load on the mysql has been increasing. I wanted a solution that would help deal with the increased load on mysql (all queries already ...
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Can't update linux kernel on VPS

I recently started using VPS from OVH: http://www.ovh.co.uk/vps/vps-classic.xml This is likely problem very specific to this one provider. My goal is to install and run Docker on it, for this I need ...
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Why do hosting companies charge so much just for RAM?

I'm a little confused. I realize hosting companies are there to make money, but why is it that RAM is so cheap these days and the monthly cost for just adding more RAM to a hosted machine is so much? ...
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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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Add a subdomain that is hosted elsewhere [closed]

I am quite inexperienced with DNS, so this might be simple. Our main domain foo.com is hosted at provider A. Now, we would like to host bar.foo.com at some other provider B - they have the domain ...
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How to configure backup/maintanance screen for http server?

Is it possible to configure in some way (ideally on dns level) such scenario: 1) when all is fine, all requests goes to www.domain.com 2) in case when www.domain.com is down, all requests ...
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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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add dns txt record

Whats the right way to type a txt dns record? For example a txt verification required in that case: Set a txt record on your domain that contains: 420ef575ed03afds3dcfbd22eafad9a4 How can i do ...
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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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why are there several nameservers for my domain?

Like I have for my domain: ns1.somedomain.com IP: 122.some.ip.here ns2.somedomain.com IP: 122.some.ip.here Why there are 2 or more of them? The hosting is just one server and if that falls ...
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How to redirect domain A to domain B using A-Records and CNAME records only

I have 2 domains hosted with different hosts. I need to redirect Domain A to Domain B. Unfortunately I can't do a 301 redirect from Host A, but can only modify/add DNS entries (A-Records and CNAMEs) ...
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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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Finding a hosting service (offshore?) that doesn't automatically cave to DMCA demands [closed]

Some years ago I set up an April Fools hack that poked fun at a well-known web site. It was all aboveboard and well within what's considered legal (I checked with my lawyer). However, the well-known ...
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Namecheap + ddclient - 400 Bad Request Error

I just registered a domain on namecheap, and want to self-host through ddns. I have my host setting setup as: @ 127.0.0.1 A (address) www http://domain.com HTTP Redirect So ...
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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 ...