0
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4answers
387 views

FTP/FTPS/SFTP/SCP - Speed comparison [closed]

How do FTP, FTPS, SFTP, and SCP compare in terms of transfer rate and how can I compare them through testing?
0
votes
2answers
75 views

Is mac address based security for single user Web Application a good idea?

I made my first web application dedicated to a single user. Being a system administrator it would be simpler for me to lockdown security on the operating system side rather than on the session side. ...
0
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2answers
75 views

web server redundancy in case of network failure

I have a (web) server at a datacenter, which at times (as all datacenters do) has network failures (for like 10-30 minutes). I have a second server at a different company (datacenter) which I could ...
2
votes
0answers
64 views

What is a good, HTTP[S] proxy that is customizable in Python? [closed]

Trying to find a good HTTP proxy that I can customize with Python. Hopefully, this proxy library or application would allow me to add custom plugins for the request / response cycle - particularly a ...
0
votes
1answer
51 views

Effect of latency on page load

What effect can a latency of 100 ms have on a page load time? If a 100 KB file is served from two locations with latencies of 100ms and 200ms respectively, will the difference in load time be just ...
-1
votes
1answer
59 views

Accessing web site/server from inside a NAT network [closed]

I've got a web server/file server running on a small network that is connected to the outside world via an ADSL line. Everything works great, but the problem we have is that we can't access the web ...
2
votes
2answers
361 views

Is it possible to completely avoid a single-point-of-failure in a web back-end?

It seems like you're always dependent on some hosting provider being available. Even if you servers are geo-redundant across data centers, you still have a DNS record that points to some IP address ...
7
votes
2answers
630 views

ISP grade Proxy

We are a ISP in Africa (bandwidth is expensive, more than 800 USD per Mbit). Instead of investing in more bandwidth I believe it can be worthy to invest on web proxy appliance. I prefer to use mature ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

partial responses from remote server

I'm posting this question here, but I'm not 100% sure where the problem lies. I have a site hosted through Media Temple that I'm developing. It's started to continually give me http 206 responses ...
1
vote
2answers
819 views

Web 2.0 online network diagram image generator

Does any web 2.0 online network diagram generators exist? Thanks.
2
votes
2answers
183 views

Just LB or also Web Servers in Demilitarized Zone?

In a load balanced environment, is it necessary to have all of the web servers in the DMZ? Or will just having the Load Balancer in the DMZ achieve the desired security? If it matters, the web ...
1
vote
4answers
2k views

Can ping websites but unable to view them

Windows Server 2003 32-bit. We have moved the server from one office to another, with a new external IP address. The firewall/router is fine as we can connect a laptop to it with a static IP address ...