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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Pfsense + Apache (DirectAdmin) = error Apache is functioning normally. Pfsense + IIS = Good?

I have 3 virtual Server run 3 OS Pfsense 2.2 / WAN IP 118.70.233.38, LAN IP 192.168.1.1 Window Server + install IIS / IP 192.168.1.2 Centos 6.6 + install Directadmin (php + apache + mysql) / IP ...
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SSL certificate(on SHARED HOSTING) sometimes causes redirections? [duplicate]

my Hosting company (support person) told me, that I can install a SSL on my single domain (In my package I have many domains), but if i wont purchase DEDICATED IP, then sometimes(because of Server has ...
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Our server hosting provider asked for our root password

I work at a company that develops and hosts a small business critical system. We have an "Elastic cloud server" from a professional hosting provider. I recently got an email from them saying that ...
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How to find a web host provider that allows large numbers of requests? [on hold]

I've written a spider which crawls the entire internet by incrementing IP addresses from zero (ignoring restricted address spaces). e.g. (0.0.0.0 - 255.255.255.255) In essence the application will ...
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How to Create a subdomain on cPanel while Cloudflare is hosting my DNS [closed]

What I Did: My domain example.com is registered through godaddy. Which I forwarded to Cloudflare for DNS services. NS records points to amanda.ns.cloudflare.com and igor.ns.cloudflare.com I created ...
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New server/domain - Setting it up with CloudFlare [closed]

I hope this is the right place to ask such a question. I've bought a domain at name.com. My nameserver settings at name.com looks like this: norm.ns.cloudflare.com dana.ns.cloudflare.com I have ...
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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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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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Windows server cloud hosting with firewall for IPSEC

I am trying to setup a Windows server with an IPSec tunnel to a remote location. First I tried vps.net after a sales person told me it would be no problem. Then it was a problem. So I tried to ...
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Low Maintenance Wordpress Hosting [closed]

This is a follow up to a long series of questions seen here before. That is the most recent one I could find, and it is about a year old. I am trying to help out a friend, to just get him started up ...
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Secondary DNS on OVH VPS Hosting

I was given DNS's to use for my new VPS hosting: vpsXXXXX.vps.ovh.ca sdns1.ovh.net I understand that the first link is meant for me as a primary DNS connection, the IP address of the DNS matches ...
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Cannot load pages hosted in a local IIS server

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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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 ...
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Do CNAME DNS entries affect SEO?

I am setting up a website for a client that I will be hosting and maintaining, and I am trying to determine what will be the most pain free setup. My thought is to do the following: Set up the ...
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Add multiple SSH keys to a new server

I know I can do the following to copy an SSH key ssh-copy-id user@server.com but when I deploy a new server, I need to authorize multiple SSH keys to it. Is there anyway to make life easier for ...
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Can't run webrick on port 80

I try to figure out how to point a.b.c.d:3000 to my domain name. Here, a.b.c.d is my IP address. As per this post: How to use DNS/Hostnames or Other ways to resolve to a specific IP:Port I get the ...
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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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Multiple instance of Murmur ( Mumble server ) [closed]

this is my first time posting here and after a couple hours of searching on different web sites / wiki I'm still trying to find a way to simply host and manage multiple mumble server on the same ...
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Managed hosting firewall vs managing own firewall

I posted on stackoverflow as to the overall benefits of managed hosting vs non-managed hosting. The more I think about it, it seems to boil down to one question: should I use a managed host because ...
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Would upgrading my server specs make my app faster? [duplicate]

I'm launching a web app, which is currently in beta running on a "Lite" VPN account from my hosting provider. It has 2 cores and 1GB RAM. I have only about 10 users now but Im considering whether I ...
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Multiple private SSL certificates on a single shared hosting plan? [closed]

Recently I contacted my shared hosting provider about setting up private SSL for a few of my sites. I have several sites hosted under the same plan (the plan allows for unlimited domains). However, ...
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What DNS record can redirect to a different domain?

I have a domain registered foo.co.il I have a temporary free web hosting - foo.3owl.com and I would like to define the DNS records so that when a user tries to access foo.co.il he will be forwarded ...
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SOA architecture requires 99.9% availability -> 9hrs max downtime -> physical architecture mapping?

External architects have designed an architecture for a Service-Oriented Architecture environment. They fixed the availability to be 99.9%, equivalent to max 9 hrs downtime [per year]. Where can I ...
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How fast should internet speed be to host a webserver? [duplicate]

We host our own linux webserver in house. The company's Internet connection speed is 100MB, and the server runs no problem with it. We are planning to have another webserver located in another place, ...
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How many sites can be served with 50,000 dns queries?

Some DNS services offer to host your DNS for free with a limit like '50,000 DNS queries a month'. Does each website visit trigger a lookup? What volume of traffic can be served with 50,000 ...
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How to set the priority of host headers in IIS 6?

On my IIS 6 Server, I have two sites: Site 1: abc.example.com //Should respond only to header value abc.example.com Site 2: 198.51.100.1 //Should respond if no host header matches However it seems ...
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How to add Virtual Hosting to two existing VM servers

I'm trying to run two Ubuntu VM's on one machine, each running a separate LAMP stack serving different websites. Is it possible to use Virtual Hosting to accomplish this? I've read that it's ...
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How to handle lots of file downloads from my linux server [duplicate]

I have a file 50MB file hosted in my deticated linux server, each day there is almost 50K users that download this file (2.5GB a day). There are lots of crashes and users reports that sometimes even ...
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Should I use suphp or mod_php for shared hosting?

I am considering using suphp. It seems that newly created files in php get ownership apache.apache and this can become an issue. Also it seems that monitoring of spam sent and load usage by php ...
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Hosting a Single Domain on Two Servers

I have a site example.com which is hosted on a VPS server. The site often deals with downloads, so I can't really server the downloads from the VPS server. So I want to use a dedicated server to store ...
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Custom WHM PORT [closed]

I saw many webhosting companies are changing WHM Port and limiting it's access with the browser user-agent to be only accesses by a specific user-agent. They are using User Agent switcher addon via ...
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bind9 with selective NS forwarding [closed]

I'm trying to setup a bind9 server which can provide DNS lookups for both internal and external IP's. I have access to an external name server which can provide IP details of external IP's and I have ...
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Make reachable via a fixed address (e.g. IPv6) a server that is actually connected via a variable IPv4 adress?

Need: Internet host at a fixed IP address for full-stack self-hosting People want to perform self-hosting in an area where no ISP provide sufficient service with a fixed IP address. They provide one ...
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Virtual Machine training setup for students [closed]

I went to a training session where I was learning to use some software. The course was administered through the use of virtual machines. The instructor had a laptop that was running some sort of ...
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Namservers for GoDaddy Add-On Domains

I have a domain registered with a country tld mydomain.co.zw . I added it as an addon domain with GoDaddy and asked their support which nameservers my domain registrar should use. They gave me the ...
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.NET 4 Shared Hosting [closed]

Are there any companies that offer shared .NET 4 hosting? I know its still in beta, but from about hours worth of searching, I only found that ASPHostCentral.com offers it. MaximumASP.com and ...
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Excessive hosting costs

A client of mine is getting billed around ~$1400 per month for hosting. However the site is only averaging roughly 200 hits per day and it serves no large files nor videos. It's hosted with ...
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Binding two server with one IP each to nameservers?

I have one VPS (example1.com ON 1.1.1.1) and one dedicated server (example2.com ON 1.1.1.2). I need to use my custom nameservers. Currently I am using ns1.example1.com and ns2.example1.com both ...
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Why I am not able to access my hostname from anywhere but the local server? [closed]

I created a website on an IIS server with hostname 'www.cftest.local' When I access the website from the IIS server it renders my content as expected. But when I try to access this from my local ...
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Is it possible to have multiple <Directory>'s in a vhost.conf? [closed]

My webserver is running Plesk and for each new site a vhost.conf file is created that has some include_path and open_basedir settings in it: <Directory /var/www/vhosts/website.nl/httpdocs> ...
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My Plesk domain is pointing to the wrong IP address [closed]

I changed the IP Address of a domain hosted on a Plesk server and, after a couple of hours, everything seemed to point to the right place and the site was loading fine. When I woke up this morning, ...
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Can I run JIRA on a shared hosting server? [closed]

I purchased JIRA a few weeks ago to manage some projects and such and intended to put it on my shared web host. However, it requires a Tomcat server instead of Apache. It comes with a packaged Tomcat ...
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CakePHP file migration from one host to another

I am trying to move a cakePHP project I completed a few months ago from a server (a friend's server) to my own web server. I have set up a database and changed the database config file to match my ...
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Link A record with Laravel public directory

I set up VPS server. There I have Laravel deployed (/var/www/html/mysite/public). The issue is, in must be on mysubdomain.mysite.com. So i configured A Record for VPS IP and it really works. I set ...
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How to manage 100+ websites hosting and deployment

Currently we have a VPS that hosts over 100 websites using PHP-FPM and NGINX. They are a mix of Symfony, CakePHP and plain PHP. We also use Git to deploy. Pros All in one place Updates done at ...
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So I'm moving from shared hosting to a VPS. What do I need? [closed]

I have apache2, mysql, and vsftpd running. Are there any other tools I can use to make the transition easier? Any free control panels similar to cpanel?
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Hosting: cPanel Reseller vs cPanel Fully Managed VPS [closed]

I read many questions (and also the answers) here on SF about this subject, but I couldn't find my specific one *1. Some are asking comparisons and suggestiosn to move from a reseller to a vps without ...
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WordPress: how to use non-ugly permalinks without access to .htaccess?

I'm new to blog hosting etc, so this may be an ultra-newbie question. I just started my own blog, using WordPress.org, hosted by MyDomain/NamesDirect. I would like to use permalinks (nothing fancy, ...
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Mailman delivery troubles

I'm not sure if this is a good place to ask this question. It's about mailing list management software called Mailman from GNU. Here are the details: Hosting provider: Vlexofree Domain: www.sysil.com ...