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a fast and extraordinarily versatile file copying tool. It can copy locally, to/from another host over any remote shell, or to/from a remote rsync daemon
a server and network equipment manufacturer. This is a generic tag to be used when discussing HP hardware or software with no more specific tag available - See the list in the…
Software and/or protocols allowing a user to access the graphical desktop on a system from a remote computer. Common protocols are RDP from Microsoft, and RFB (used by VNC).
A location or process for storing of transitory or temporary data in order to improve application or system performance.
Google Cloud Platform provides cloud computing services that let you build applications and websites, store data, and analyze data on Google's infrastructure.
a server in a Microsoft Active Directory or NT4 domain that is responsible for central authentication.
a device that bridges network segments, operating at the OSI link layer level.
TCP stands for Transmission Control Protocol and is one of the core protocols of the Internet Protocol Suite. TCP complements the Internet Protocol (IP), and therefore the entire suite is commonly ref…
the successor to IPv4. Rather than 2^32 addresses (like IPv4), it has 2^128, which is 340,282,366,920,938,463,463,374,607,431,768,211,456 unique addresses (34 undecillion). IPv6 addressing is …
a device or piece of information on a computer that can be remotely accessed from another computer, typically via a local area network or an enterprise Intranet, …
The acronym SVN stands for Subversion, a very common and popular Version Control System.
an open-source command-line package-management utility for RPM-compatible Linux operating systems.
Unsolicited e-mail, comments or posts, often sent out in large volumes; possibly but not necessarily commercial in nature
a monitoring system that enables organizations to identify and resolve IT infrastructure problems before they affect critical business processes.
a FOSS package licensed under the GNU GPL and is primarily used as a web proxy server and cache.
the version of IIS that ships with Windows 2008 R2, Windows Small Business Server 2011, and Windows 7. A subset of IIS 7.5 is provided by IIS Express, optionally installed by the Web Platfo…
In computer storage, Logical Volume Management or LVM provides a method of allocating space on mass-storage devices that is more flexible than conventional partitioning schemes.
In the Domain Name System (DNS) hierarchy, a subdomain is a domain that is part of a larger domain.
A computer cluster consists of a set of loosely connected computers that work together so that in many respects they can be viewed as a single system.
General purpose email routing software that supports mail transport via TCP/IP using SMTP
Database language for managing data in relational database management systems (RDBMS). Note that each database implements SQL with slight variations. Please remember to tag with your specific databa…
terminology for a command-line interpreter most commonly used with Unix-like operating systems, but also used to interact with GUI-based operating systems in a more granular fashion. No…
a free, open source implementation of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) developed by the OpenLDAP Project. LDAP is a platform-independent protocol for querying and …
a layer 1 and 2 networking protocol for wireless communication between devices. It is typically used in local networks for client access, but can also be used in point-to-point network links. …
an enterprise level virtualization solution. It acts as the cloud computing OS managing a set of VMware ESXi-based hosts.
a Long Term Support release of Ubuntu Linux (released in April 2014). Note that http://askubuntu.com is specifically dedicated to Ubuntu questions.
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…
the current server operating system from Microsoft.
a UNIX certified operating system owned and developed by Oracle for SPARC, x86 and x86-64 processor architectures.
the process or collection activities that make a system available for use.
The process of moving one system or service from one location or model to another.