Yesterday, we looked at low end boxes, inexpensive servers with less powerful hardware than your average high-quality dedicated server. Many low end boxes are actually virtual private servers (VPS), and are, therefore, technically not boxes at all. With a VPS, you share your server with other tenants, all of whom need to play fairly to […]
Every system administrator should have a server backup of some form. For on-premise servers, it may be an external storage device, either physically connected to the server or stored within a network-attached storage (NAS) device. For remote servers, you can still use a local storage or lease a separate server for backups.
In some cases, your […]