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How to calculate web server traffic?

We have an asp.net web server application and web service,which will be hosted in the same server. Customer's IT team has asked us what is the expected no.of traffic on the web server. How do I ...
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Network Traffic flow

Let's say I copy a network folder(Machine A) contents to another(Machine B) and I do this copying operation on a different machine (Machine C). How does the traffic flow? Does the data flow from ...
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How to prove that DNS traffic is being lost

In my office LAN, queries to the DNS servers outside our LAN really often fail (timeout). I suspect that it's some problem with our provider, but they have not responded to my complains. Is there a ...
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OpenVPN Route traffic through Windows XP

I have installed an OpenVPN server + client, the server is windows xp and the client is slackware 12 linux. I set up the first tunnel, test it, ping the machines from each side and saw it's working. ...
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How should openvpn config look like to tunnel “all traffic” thru vpn?

Many related questions on this site, looked thru a few of them, none helped my problem. Anyways my client is Vista, server is IPCop My client config file: #OpenVPN Server conf tls-client client dev ...
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Tool to generate monthly traffic reports for IIS sites?

We want to calculate a monthly total of uploads and downloads for each of our IIS sites. Can we generate this from the IIS logs? Thanks, Ashley
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Copy files over network

we use one windows 2003 server to sync files between two other windows servers. I assume that the whole traffic goes through the server initializing the sync. If so, is there a way to trigger a copy ...
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Giving a priority of network traffic for one application over the other; in practice (windows)

Two applications perform network i/o concurrently. For instance, Firefox and Download Accelerator. The idea is to let serve the queue of packets of Firefox prior to serving those of Download ...
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SonicWall traffic analysis

I have Sonic Wall PRO 2040 Standard in domain network. I need to see which pc has high bandwidth usage at the moment, for example streaming music or anti-virus trying to download update, to resolve ...
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Limit SSH traffic?

I would like to be able to limit SSH bandwidth on my server. I.e. each sshd process should be limited to 200Kb/s or something like that. scp has this functionality, but ssh, being more designed for ...
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Cost efficient e3fs snapshot

I have a small interesting problem to resolve. I have a dedicated linux box at SoftLayer with 240GB HDD (about 4GB used :), and I need to get its disk image locally at home in order to convert it to ...
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What is the practical limit for IP addresses in DNS round-robin?

I'm currently running a site whose trafic is distributed among 7 mirror servers right now (using DNS round robin). But soon more mirrors will be necessary given the high amount of traffic which is ...
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What amount of traffic is normal

For a Ubuntu Samba file server running Apache and an ftp client what amount of network traffic would be normal when no users are connected? I am strictly a Windows admin and have just installed ...
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Issues with Haproxy slowing down after time

We recently migrated from Perlbal to HAProxy due to Perlbal's memory usage. It's been a fairly flawless migration though lately we've run into an issue that I can't seem to figure out (it doesn't help ...
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Configuring Fiddler to watch specific domains

I'm using Fiddler to monitor some HTTP traffic. I want to configure it to watch traffic from a few specific domains. I know that CustomRules.js can be modified to manipulate traffic passing through ...
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What could be causing random image/css dropping, 503 errors on a apache/php hosting website?

I host my PHP website on shared hosting. It's worked well for a year. All of a sudden last week it started to randomly drop images, sometimes does not load the CSS file, and often gets 503 errors. ...
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How to find a client generating traffic?

We're running SBS 2003 SP2 and I'm wondering if there's any easy way to find out were traffic during specific time is generated from? In my case, the overall traffic consumption per day is roughly ...
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First days online : how not to kill your site

Suppose you have this fancy new site, with lots of data (like big images), and you're about to put it online. If you do "too much" publicity, during the first days, the site will be overwhelmed with ...