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A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.

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port-forwarding on firewall or via SSH
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a relational database management system (RDBMS) that runs as a server providing multi-user access to a number of databases. This tag is for questions on the 2005 version
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a Public Key and Identifying Information
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a modern file system and volume manager originally developed by Sun Microsystems and licensed under the CDDL. It is a copy-on-write file system with support for large storage arrays, protection…
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Hewlett Packard's range of Intel and AMD-based free-standing, rackmount and blade servers.
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Group of hosts with a common set of requirements connected as if on the same broadcast domain despite physical location
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a distributed source control system.
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Long Term Support (LTS) release of Ubuntu Linux. LTS releases receive updates for 5 years and have available paid support from Canonical. The version number…
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Remote Desktop Protocol, used by Windows to view and control other Windows systems
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the concept of attaching a file system to a computer for access.
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the version of IIS shipped with Windows Server 2003. It uses an architecture substantially different from IIS 5 and earlier versions, called Worker Process Isolation Mode.
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a fast, stable, powerful, free RPM-based GNU/Linux operating system that is developed by the community-supported Fedora Project and sponsored by Red Hat. The Fedora Project's mission is to l…
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Questions about accessing a system or network from a remote computer or location. Consider using a more specific tag for your particular tool, e.g. VNC.
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a file, often in clear text, which is generated by a software process to record some specific details about the workings of this process.
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a desktop virtualization product for x86, AMD64 and Intel64 processor architectures.
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a computer network authentication protocol, which allows nodes communicating over a non-secure network to prove their identity to one another in a secure manner. Its designers aimed primar…
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Debian's high-level package management system. It is also used by several other Linux-based and Debian-based operating systems.
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the process of sharing information so as to ensure consistency between redundant resources, such as software or hardware components, to improve reliability, fault-tolerance, or accessib…
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an open-source software platform for configuring and managing computers. It combines multi-node software deployment, ad-hoc task execution, and configuration management.
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a means of logically dividing a computing resource (most frequently disk storage)
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a software platform and a family of software products developed by Microsoft for collaboration and web publishing combined. These capabilities include developing web sites, por…
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the initial set of operations that a computer system performs when electrical power is switched on. The process begins when a computer that has been turned off is re-energized, and ends whe…
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the version of Microsoft Exchange released in December 2006. It replaced Exchange Server 2003 and was replaced by Exchange Server 2010. Exchange Server is the email server pr…
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a sendmail-compatible Mail Transfer Agent, licensed under the GPL, designed for Unix-like operating systems.
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a standalone or groupware client for Microsoft Exchange. It is used for Email, contacts, tasks and calendar.
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a modern replacement for the traditional Linux init. Its main features include the ability to express dependencies between services and aggressive parallelization of service startup.
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The Apache HTTPd Server. When asking questions about virtualhosts, please include the output of the following command: "apache2ctl -S" (or "httpd -S" depending on your OS)
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an open-source, MVC web development framework written in Ruby, optimized for programmer happiness and maintaining sustainable productivity. Many things are defined by convention, free…
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for questions on Amazon's cloud storage service.
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The setting up and running of a server to serve web pages via the internet or LAN. Where you are not the administrator of the server the questions may be best asked on (fo…
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a programme that constantly runs in the background. It usually services requests. If you are asking about online services, please use a different tag.
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Django, "the web framework for perfectionists with deadlines", is a Python-based framework for creating web applications. With a powerful object-based database mapper, a clean syntax for mapping URLs …
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a Storage Area Network, for providing block-level access to storage subsystems across a network.
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an architectural consideration often involving degrees of redundancy to insure availability in case of system or component failure.
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a general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for Web development. The online manual is an excellent resource for the language syntax and has an extensive list of the built-in …
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Google Compute Engine offers scalable and flexible virtual machine computing capabilities in the cloud.