A static IP address is assigned to a device on a permanent basis. The IP address is not expected to change frequently or at all. This addressing method is commonly used for servers and other devices for which the address must be well-known.

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Sonic OS - help for a somewhat newbie: restrict access to server

my boss wont hire a network guy, so im trying my best to get this done and help out. i know my way around the sonicwall os well enough to get into trouble, but i am not an expert by any means. here is ...
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Static IP on server or router?

I am trying to learn about networking, but I have a question that I can't find a explanatory answer. Basically, I am trying to set-up a server for my local network. I know, that I have to change the ...
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Bridge networking static IP's to virtualbox VM's

Ok, so I have a dedicated server with the static primary IP address 89.200.xx.xx, it's running 3 VM's in virtualbox (all Centos 6 as is the server) and I have 3 other IP's that I want to assign to the ...
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How can I use multiple ISPs to increase bandwidth and redundancy for my website? [closed]

I have an HTTP server behind Microsoft load balancing. DNS is provided by the hosting provider. I want to increase the available bandwidth by adding another internet ISP. How can I ensure ...
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LAN connection to router from virtual machines on bridged network

First off, I know that this question exhibits bad practice, but the problem is being pursued from more an academic POV than practical application. I'm using a number of Virtual machines (Using the ...
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VPN To Provide A Static IP Address [closed]

We are developing on a server with a client whose network does not have a VPN and restricts access to the server by a whitelist IP list. Many of our team members do not have static IP addresses as ...
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How can I use my AP's DHCP server?

I have a Huwawei modem and a TP Link access point, I did the setup everything works, the TP Link is using the DHCP of the modem. The issue is that I want to use TP LINK as DHCP, not the Huwawei. In ...
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Initial connection to static IP is slower

We have a simple printer running a jetdirect service on 9100 listening for incoming characters. It is sits behind a modem that serves a static IP to a router. I can telnet in and print arbitrary ...
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Remotely configure OpenVPN custom client certificates and static Virtual IP

On our current basic OpenVPN (on Windows) setup, we are using common client certificates for all clients. In order to introduce some kind of security, what are the possible measures I can make ? ...
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Finding static IP of server [closed]

I have access to a server via its local IP (I use putty) and I know the server has a static IP, how can I found its static(fix) IP? Its OS is CentOS.
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Assigning static IP and domain name mapping to local server in LAN

I have developed a web application which will be deployed in a LAN environemnt. Clients will be Computers/Android Tablets/IPAD In order for communication between client and local server 1) need to ...
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multiple ip for a server not reachable

FYI: I've read everything on Serverfault related to this question and have faced a different issue. Simply put, I've got one server (apache2) with couple of sites on it. It currently has 1 ip. I'm ...
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Another Public Static IP Address?

We currently have two servers, one of which has a static IP address allowing remote access from outside. We now need the other server to be accessible from outside, I'm presuming we need to obtain ...
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IPv4 private address assignment

I'm working on a private network which uses static IPv4 addresses as well as DHCP addressing for the physical LAN network. At a previous company I worked at they would assign static addresses in the ...
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Multiple Static IPs, NAT and Comcast

We have just signed up for comcast business with 5 static IPs and have an internal private network. We are a small business and I am hoping that we can purchase a router/firewall that will simply ...
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Mixing Static and DHCP addresses on Cisco WRVS4400N

I am setting up a small network at work on sunday. (Work is still a restaurant, haven't gotten a tech job yet.) I will deploying a server, a new terminal and redoing all of the existing, sloppy ...
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Tunneling a public IP to a remote machine

I have a Linux server A with a block of 5 public IP addresses, 8.8.8.122/29. Currently, 8.8.8.122 is assigned to eth0, and 8.8.8.123 is assigned to eth0:1. I have another Linux machine B in a remote ...
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Never changing public static ip address [closed]

I need a public IP Address that should never change. So far I found the following: Amazon EC2 Elastic IP Addresses Hetzner Failover-IPs can be reassigned to a different Hardware How sure can I be ...
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sudo ifconfig eth0 192.168.1.7 netmask 255.255.255.0 not permanent

I have two PC's and a series of Juniper EX-2200 switches connected to form a network.None of the devices are connected to any external network.If I do an ifconfig on the first PC (monitor) I see that ...
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What networking hardware do I need in this situation (Fairpoint [ISP] “E-DIA” connection)? [closed]

Right away you'd probably want to say, "Well just ask Fairpoint." I've done that, a number of times in as many different ways I can phrase it and just keep hitting a brick wall where they will not ...
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Detect alive IPs in an unknown static-IP based network

I ask just in case of curiosity and this is just an imaginary network Imagine an internal LAN network without any DHCP server implemented; So to access the network we should use static IP(s); But my ...
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Relaying requests between third party server and Heroku for static IP

I have a rails application hosted on Heroku that I need to integrate with 3rd party payments provider. The payment provider requires that my application will have a static IP for incoming and outgoing ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Server static ip configuration

I had some trouble getting the static ip configuration right for Ubuntu 12.04 Server. Every time I would restart the server the nameserver settings in /etc/resolv.conf would get overwritten by dhcp ...
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Static IP but DNS server from DHCP (Can't use a reservation)

I need to assign the DNS servers to a Virtual Machine via DHCP, but I want the machine to have a static IP address. I cannot use a reservation and go through the usual DHCP process because the VM gets ...
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How to obtain static IP? [closed]

My service provider doesn't provide me static IP unless I pay them. Is there any other way to achieve this?
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configure that /etc/resolv.conf won't be modified after restart

I have Gentoo Linux amd64 installed on one of my computers. I have a static IP configured at /etc/conf.d/net: auto_eth0="true" config_eth0="192.168.1.2/24" routes_eth0="default via 192.168.1.1" ...
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How can I understand if an IP address is dynamic or static?

I have an IP list and I have to seperate them as static ones and dynamic ones. Is there any tool or way to do that? Thank for any advice...
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Host subdomain in external server

I have the domain name creabienestar.com.mx and a web hosting for this domain with some company. At my office I have an ubuntu server with apache2 installed and I also have a static ip address. My ...
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How to forward static IP to the server computer in the LAN

We want to have an office server, we already have static IP. But the thing is that we need to have following structure: ISP Modem Router Server Wireless router Also I'v tried ...
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Configuring multiple servers to share one static IP using subdomains

I'm looking for a way to access multiple servers sharing a single static ip by using different subdomains. As a forewarning, I've never gotten into network configuration before, so my knowledge of ...
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How to setup a server and routers to accept incoming connections?

I want to setup a web server. I'v already obtained static IP and I have debian server running with apache+nginx. And, I want to make my webserver visible from outside of the office. Here I have ...
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VMWare Hypervisor vSphere 5 - VM static ip from VLAN NAT

I have a VMWare vSphere 5 Hypervisor server that has a static ip address assigned to it by VLAN that is configured to perform NAT. The static IP is assigned to the bare metal server via the NIC's mac ...
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Assign a static IP to a Windows Server 2008 R2 - where to get static IP addresses [closed]

On Windows Server 2008 R2, I know how to assign a static IP address to that from lan properties windows. In my current server, I am working with a hosting provider and they provide me 5 IP address ...
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freeradius address assignment from ippool

I'm trying to figure out how to assign IP addresses from an ippool to mobile units. Ideally, I would like a unit to receive the same IP at each request. There is no data source to use to populate ...
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Static IP Works fine for a few hours but needs to be changed, then changed back to resume connection

I have a server running W2K3. The computer acts as a DHCP, DNS and Firewall for a small network of about 10 computers (inside a larger network, that is no way connected other than by a fiber modem). ...
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How to setup VirtualBox with static IP?

Host OS has one nic with 4 static IP address x.x.x.250-x.x.x.254 I have installed Ubuntu as a Guest OS with bridged networking. I would like it to have static ip x.x.x.255 As I mentioned earlier, ...
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Alternative to static ip for ssh

I have a client I need to do work for on their server where I need the ability to ssh to their machine. They requested my IP address so that they can allow only me into their server. I know my isp ...
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Pointing local machine to itself through internet

I'm very inexperienced with networking, so bear with me. I'm trying to connect to a windows service using soapclient in php, but I'm getting this error.. I believe the machine running the service is ...
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Static IP Means No Internet? [closed]

I have set up a static IP for my Ubuntu Server, but after doing so, I can not connect to the Internet on that computer. The site works fine, but if I remove the static IP, I cannot use the port ...
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Passing client MAC addresses to DHCP server over VPN

I'm tasked with implementing VPN access on a gateway. The LAN DHCP server is configured to assign the same IP address to a given MAC address. I would like to have this functionality for clients who ...
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Creating a Static IP With wlan0

I am trying to figure out how to create a static IP address for my Ubuntu server. So far, I have scoured the internet and have only found how to do it with eth0, when I am using a PCI adapter for my ...
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Windows Server - Dynamic update of DNS entries for hosts with static IP

I am using Windows Server SBS 2003 as a DNS server. I also have some other servers configured with a static IP (ESXi hosts, Linux hosts, Windows Server hosts, ...) and I want them to be added ...
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how to configure a real ip on windows 2008 r2 [closed]

we got an real -static , external- IP address for our router to be able to access network from outside. i need to assign this IP to a a server running windows 2008 R2 to access sites hosted on it
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Centos internet not working

We have our test server configured with a CentOS installation. However, when we put the machine on Dynamic IP then the internet works fine. But we need static IP to configure it with the internet ...
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Will a router allow network traffic from a static IP?

We have some servers in a data center but the data center does not offer a DHCP service. We want to have some computers setup with DHCP and others that have static IP's. Currently our WAN cable going ...
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How to set a fix ip address to access localhost on iPad? [closed]

How to set a fix ip address to access localhost on iPad? I use XAMPP on Windows PC but access localhost on iPad. in iPad i need to type http://ip_address_of_my_computer_instead http://localhost The ...
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Is it okay to set static IP within the range of DHCP?

I have a machine that is connected to a network that assigns IPs automatically via DHCP, for some reason, I needed to have a static IP on that machine... I gave it an IP within the range of the ...
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Ubuntu cannot access internet, LAN is fine

I have an Ubuntu 8.04 LTS server that is directly connected to our Comcast Business Gateway modem and I have configured it with 1 of our 5 allotted Static IPs. My other machines on our LAN can ...
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VirtualBox - Public Static IP for a Debian Guest on a Dedicated Server

Goal: I want to run a Debian-squeeze-Guest in VirtualBox and give the guest it's own public static ip. I found tons of threads about this topic, but all in all I'm now trying for 10 hours (reading the ...
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Draytek Vigor 2820 static IP's

I have a Draytek Vigor 2820 router which is connected to our ADSL provider (British Telecom, BT). We currently have one static IP address which is accessible from anywhere outside of our network and ...