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26 views

How much RAM size I will require for VPS hosting on basis of my website [duplicate]

My website is currently on Blogger(.com). Now I am planning to purchase VPS hosting from GoDaddy, I have figured out how much disk space and bandwidth I will require but I am unable to decide the RAM ...
0
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1answer
47 views

Server taking too much time to first load [closed]

I have a VPS server with CentOS 6 purchased from MochaHost. It has WHM/cPanel installed and I have full root access. The websites that are on this server load very slowly but when I use pingdom tools ...
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0answers
15 views

Choosing right vps or dedicated machine for mysql & java web app [duplicate]

I have a java web application which uses apache http server + tomcat + mysql. I am presently using single vps with 4 cores and 4 gb. Now we are looking to migrate it to better servers as performance ...
-1
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0answers
40 views

Selecting right VPS configuration for hosting java web application [duplicate]

I have a java application developed using struts2, spring, hibernate and jasper. We use mysql database as a backend and apache fronting with Tomcat as application server. Also have 10 cron jobs ...
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1answer
40 views

Is it really possible for hosting provider to know what you are hosting if you don't serve direct IP? [closed]

You can always configure Apache or Nginx to stop responding to request if it is accessed through direct IP, and only serve request targeted to your own domain name. In this way, do hosting provider ...
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2answers
130 views

Build a server, or rent a VPS? [closed]

Some friends and I are in the process of starting a company which hosts game servers, but we've run into a bit of a problem: we can't figure out how to host it. The highest-tier plans for VPSes we've ...
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2answers
55 views

Where to start a dedicated / VPS hosting small buisness [closed]

I hope I'm posting in the right place, this site seemed the most relevant to my question. Anyway, one of my friends and I want to invest in a hosting company, we don't really know where to start, we ...
0
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1answer
95 views

how to change database timezone on vps

I am running my domain on a vps and I have virtualmin and webmin access. In my php files, I need to record the current time by using mysql NOW() when a row is inserted. I changed the timezone from ...
0
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1answer
190 views

How safe is it to run Windows Server 2008 R2 datacenter without SP1? [closed]

I manage a Windows VPS on hosteurope.de. I've been trying to update it to SP1 - it says Windows Update are disable by group policy, and workarounds found online don't seem to work - same thing for ...
-1
votes
1answer
1k views

How to setup DNS using zpanel [closed]

I am trying to use the DNS features of zpanel and the documentation seems sparse. I had some DNS entries setup on my VPS using WHM / cPanel before my server crashed and now I'm trying to move ...
0
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1answer
140 views

I'm looking for a Debian VPS service. I'm unfamiliar with Debian - what questions should I ask?

I'm looking to find a VPS service, providing me with a low cost, hosted, Debian package. I'm unfamiliar with the OS, and, after looking at several offerings, I'm not entirely sure how I can best ...
2
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1answer
733 views

Multiple static IP addresses pointing to same Windows 2008 r2 server

I have a Windows 2008 r2 VPS which I am using for both IIS and Apache. Im looking to have two static IP addresses to point to this server. One for IIS to use and one for Apache. I already have one ...
1
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1answer
521 views

How to make this multiplayer flash game publicly available? [closed]

I have made a ActionScript 3.0 Flash game and implemented multiplayer functionality using SmartFoxServer. Now I want to put this game on my website which is hosted on 000webhost. My game works ...
2
votes
1answer
355 views

What is using all my memory on WordPress VPS hosting

I have a WordPress site hosted on a VPS Centos5_x64_cpanel system with 1Gb of memory. Recently I have been having a lot of issues with the site performance and emails from the hosting company stating ...
1
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2answers
136 views

How to verify promised uptime before hiring a server?

I've been bitten by this too many times. You find a well known hosting provider, read comparative reviews (and pass by on any company that has influence in those review), they promise 99.99% uptime, ...
1
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1answer
14k views

Does Google provide hosting servers means like vps or dedicated servers? [closed]

I want to make it sure does google provide hosting servers like virtual private servers or dedicated besides free hosting that is available from sites.google.com Does google have something like ...
1
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1answer
57 views

Best Way to Backup Multiple FTP and DBs?

I have a VPS with http://knownhost.com which has been a great company but I plan to switch to http://wiredtree.com soon. I was wondering what is the best and safest way to backup 5 complete websites ...
4
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1answer
77 views

Security in shared hosting vs VPS 'virtual appliances'

I have to change my hosting provider. Right now I have a shared hosting account but I'm considering trying the LAMP stack appliance from turnkeylinux.org. I'm very comfortable with using linux, I've ...
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1answer
150 views

How do I copy my current website to VPS linux? [closed]

I have my current website on shared hosting. But recently we are shifting to VPS hosting. I am quiet new to this term and when I talked with their sales team about what is VPS and can I remotely ...
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1answer
188 views

How do you host a big data web application? [closed]

Affordable alternative to Linode. I am using linode to serve my web application. The application serves, what I consider big data using ~ 30GB for our model US State and we serve a few hundred ...
2
votes
2answers
72 views

Will shared hosting work for my case?

I need to host a JSF application backed by a NoSQL database (Cassandra, which operates on a cluster of nodes). I'm going to purchase a set of VPS to maintain the database server cluster. But to host ...
0
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3answers
854 views

Website has become slower on a VPS, was much fast on a shared host. What's wrong?

My shared host suspended my website stating system overload, so I moved my website to a VPS which has 4GB RAM. But for some reason the website has become very slow. This is the vmstat output - procs ...
0
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2answers
468 views

Why are some users still using the old DNS records?

I moved from my reseller hosting to a VPS about a month ago now. I transferred a bunch of client accounts and changed the nameservers on their domain names to match the new server. All of the accounts ...
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2answers
241 views

VPS hosting for a user-generated content site like fmylife.com?

I'm in the process of creating my very first website and I wanted to make a clone of fmylife.com and bought a script called fmyscript for that purpose. The requirements to run fmyscript are as ...
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5answers
2k views

What are the benefits of having an unique IP address?

I just signed up with DreamHost VPS, and their sign-up process offered an unique IP address for an additional ~$4/mo. I know what IP addresses are. Why would this uniqueness matter? Visitors are ...
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2answers
105 views

What should I consider when offering my clients to host their websites on my VPS?

In the past, whenever I had a client who needed a website (usually simple PHP stuff), I always pointed them to a shared hosting provider to host their website. However I'm always running into ...
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2answers
2k views

Some questions regarding Hostname

I just bought a new VPS hosting plan and i have a few questions. Hope someone here can clear the doubts for me. 1) Is it necessary to have a real domain for a vps hostname? I suppose i can just ...
1
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1answer
928 views

Hosting with CUDA support

One web application that I'm planning relies in [CUDA]http://www.nvidia.com/object/cuda_home_new.html) for doing heavy math processing. I developed the software at home, but now I'm looking for ...
0
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2answers
94 views

What could be so wrong with VPS server that MySQL workbench launch would take 12 minutes?

I got a VPS account that is supposed to be pretty performant ( they guarantee 2 2ghz CPU cores and 1.5gb ram). However for a couple of days its been crawling in perforamnce. I recorded a video where I ...
2
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1answer
50 views

Frontend and Database at different hosters

I can't find an appropriate hoster for both my Windows frontend (ASP.NET) and Linux database (MySQL). I would like to know how bad it is to place them on different hosters. Will it significantly ...
2
votes
1answer
86 views

VPS Hosting - Mhz vs Core

Not sure if this has been asked, can't find any existing questions. Link me if they exist :) When looking for a VPS, some hosting providers offer X amount of Mhz, while other hosts offer X amount of ...
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2answers
153 views

Change DNS A records dynamically

For example, I'll buy domain name at godaddy.com. I'll configure it with 2 A records with IPs 123.0.0.1 and 123.0.0.2. Is it possible to ping it for availability and change A records dynamically by ...
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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 ...
0
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3answers
128 views

Whats a good host for an active vBulletin site?

I've been switching hosts using a VPS each time and I'm just really not sure I'm finding the right VPS's. I've used a VPS from burst.net & rubyringtech and I just feel like it's slowly killing my ...
1
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2answers
174 views

Why VPS and not shared hosting? [closed]

I always read, with VPS you have so much freedom! You can configure it however you want! ... what does all that even mean? I mean really, all I want is for my host to have php, apache, and mysql. Can ...
0
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1answer
116 views

Hosting a social web application [closed]

Sorry but this question is not directly related to programming, so some of you wont like it, but I really want some advice from you all, so please please allow me to ask.. I am a Java Web Application ...
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2answers
270 views

Recommend a UK based VPS host equivalent to Dreamhost [closed]

I appreciate this question could be considered subjective and argumentative so can people make recommendations rather than arguing about the best. I believe the "correct" answer is the one closest to ...
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1answer
308 views

Will my VPS be ruined by Magento? [closed]

I currently have a VPS for all my personal sites and ones that I 'host' for clients. It is a low level VPS (about 512 ram), but all of the sites currently on there are low traffic sites - load times ...
0
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1answer
363 views

Performance of Windows 2003 server vs Debian

I'm building a Java EE web application to be deployed on a VPS. I'm looking at MyHosting.com Developer VPS at the moment and have a choice between a Windows 2003 server or a Linux server. My site ...
1
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1answer
1k views

How to safely send newsletters on VPS (SMTP) w/ non-hosted domain as “From” email?

Greetings, I'm trying to understand the safest way to use SMTP. I'm considering purchasing a second virtual server mainly for email sending, on which I will set up PHPlist (a free open-source ...
1
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4answers
303 views

Setting up VPS hosting

I'm trying to set up my own vps hosting. It wont be a paid service, just an experiment for me and some nerdy friends. What I'd like to be able to do is this: Run multiple virtual servers on 1 ...
0
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4answers
151 views

How do I know what VPS to take?

I develop websites on a freelance basis, and I got some knowledge of hosting websites in Linux. Currently I have a reseller package, but I would like to take a VPS instead, so I can manage everything ...
2
votes
1answer
549 views

VPS for Glassfish

Our small startup company plan to deploy a web application on Glassfish, I and wonder if some of the experience user out there can answer me couple question. When I shopping for server, I usually look ...
0
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2answers
46 views

Question about conditions of vps host provide

Looking into buying a VPS from a company. In their terms of service it says: User may not: a) Use 25% or more of system resources for longer then 90 seconds. There are numerous activities ...
2
votes
5answers
302 views

Cost effective way to host site / VPS / yourself?

i am paying about 55 USD for a VPS every month that makes it about 660 USD a year. For the current traffic, it's good enought but, my question is, wouldn't i be better off, if i would buy for example, ...
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 ...
2
votes
3answers
140 views

How do I get started learning how to host my own VPS? [closed]

I am about to roll out a webapp that I developed in Rails, and am at the hosting decision stage. I am trying to figure out how to proceed. i.e. do I go Heroku or manage my own VPS. I like having ...
1
vote
1answer
135 views

Linode (or any other VPS really): Choosing a hosting package for a Django webapp

I have a Django app that is regionally focused on NYC and am looking at hosting solutions. I see Linode has a Newark location; going with the assumption I could chose the location. There's a few ...
2
votes
3answers
392 views

How can we protect data on managed hosts(vps, cloud, etc)?

These hosting facilities tend to be great, they are cheap and work well compared to other alternatives. Though while being cheap, there is a compromise to be made and I want to know if there is a way ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Hidden costs of Amazon EC2? [closed]

After Amazon launched their new Micro Instances at EC2, I took a closer look at Reserved instances and I did some math. I'm currently using Linode 512 so I'll compare it to that. Small Instance is ...