How do I go about finding out how many servers (as a function of number of users) I will need to host my web application?
I'm putting together a business model for my web application. As part of my expenditure, I need to estimate how many servers I need as a function of number of users. What's a good first step to finding this out? [more inside]
How can I backup my flickr account... but not to my desktop computer? [more inside]
Tool for WordPress not working properly. How can I fix this? [more inside]
What's the simplest way to create some space on a Linux server that can be mounted by Vista and Linux from anywhere with an internet connection? [more inside]
Server filter: How can I get Cruisecontrol and Tomcat on the same port? (Port 80?) [more inside]
Is there a reliable, not-too-expensive hosting company out there that lets you post server scripts in most open-source languages? [more inside]
At work I'm jumping head first into trying to setup and manage a OS X Server to be used for network load balancing, routing, and possibly netbooting a group of machines. Any tips or help appreciated. [more inside]
Advice for a server newb who needs help getting started with a simple media/backup/torrent server? [more inside]
How can I rewrite the image paths on my web server? [more inside]
Is paying for a RHEL subscription worth it, or should we just go with CentOS? [more inside]
What do I need to know about getting into OS X system administration? [more inside]
Please hope an OS X/Open Directory/Kerberos n00b -- I can't reset the directory administrator's password in OS X Server 10.4. [more inside]
What's a good, easily installed open-source web app for monitoring multiple web servers? I used to be a network admin and most of the tools I used for that racket seem way overkill for what I want to do here. Basically I just want to get alerts if a site goes down, and track some analytics of server uptime so I can complain to ISPs with some evidence to back me up. [more inside]
I discovered that my DreamHost account appears to have been "hacked". What does this PHP code do and what's a good way to get rid of it? [more inside]
The equivalent of ping for http connections? [more inside]
Should I try to take back our Exchange server from the inappropriate uses? [more inside]
What cool/geeky/fun/useful things can you do with a Linux-running server (no GUI, on 24/7) that has a very fast CPU but a very slow internet connection?
I want my own FTP server. Looking for advice on possible solutions. [more inside]
I have a new EeePC 1000HE with Windows XP, which I want to use for both web development and casual web browsing. Are there security issues with installing Apache and PHP on a machine that is also used to access public wireless internet? If so, what steps can I take to make my netbook more secure?
Any recommendations for billing and management software that allows me to resell hosting on a virtual dedicated server?
Any recommendations for billing and management software that allows me to resell hosting on a virtual dedicated server? [more inside]
I'm graduating at the end of August. I would like to expand employment opportunities by working as a waitress/server. I have NO experience. [more inside]
Hosting SQL Server and IIS on the same co-located server: Good idea, bad idea, or terrible idea? [more inside]
How can I learn to create a website, a server, get the tools themselves ? [more inside]
I would like to ditch the servers at my small business. Is VPS a viable alternative? [more inside]
My application requests an XML file and I need to plan how to host that file so it's always available and zippy
Please give me some input on web hosting planning for a small XML file which might get a lot of requests. [more inside]
Let's try this again, shall we? The load on this graph shows the server load spiking about every 1.5 hours. I'm trying to find out why. [more inside]
I have a web application that is using php but the files end in html. I'm trying to set it up on a mac (10.5) for testing. Basically trying to run html as php. I've tried a few things including "AddHandler x-mapp-php5 .html .htm" with no luck. Thanks.
how do i remove a server from my mac? [more inside]
Nerdlinger/Microsoft Server Filter: Can SQL 2000 exist in a Windows 2008 Domain when installed on a Windows 2000 member server ? Before anyone says it, yes, yes I know it's old, outdated, unsupported, we should be using SQL 2005 or looking at SQL 2008 and that it can't be installed on a Windows 2008 server. BUT... does anyone know if SQL 2000 will work when installed on a Windows 2000 server that is a member of a Windows 2008 domain? I know that Windows 2000 servers can be members of a 2008 domain but Exchange 2000 won't work. Will SQL 2000?
When my Server 2003 desktop auto locks, the keyboard becomes unresponsive while the mouse continues to work. Anyone had a similar experience? No indicators in any of the logs. Running Dell 2950 and Avocent AMX KVM. [more inside]
My friend and I want to be able to work on the same Garageband file on a server somehow. [more inside]
Repurpose my old server...but for nothing useful! [more inside]
DIY Ripserver [more inside]
Is there a Dropbox-like software package that allows me to run a local storage server? [more inside]
Shipping 500-1000 pounds of electronics (some sensitive, fragile) cross country. Anyone have advice or resources? This is in the US. [more inside]
Router Question: My USR MAXg router now has troubles connecting to the internet (connection to cable modem fails...not the modem). In addition to routing and wireless, it also is a USB print server. The router intermittently loses connection to the internet...router problem. Question: Can I buy a cable router to use for the router function, and still use my MAXg for print serving and wireless?
I'm looking to set up an XMPP/Jabber server with minimum hassle, with one major requirement: I want to run the service for 2 domains across two servers, each acting as backup/redundancy for the other. [more inside]
I need help fixing a problem with email on my Macbook. I am trying to get Entourage to play nice with my office's exchange server. [more inside]
I work in a very small office, less than 10 people, that is mac based doing primarily Final Cut Pro editing. I know a lot about the mac but not much about putting a server together. Here are our needs: [more inside]
Looking for hardware recommendations for a very modest home Linux server. [more inside]
What are a couple good, relatively inexpensive server options for our company? [more inside]
How can I set up the virtual server environment I want, using as much open source and as little proprietary software as possible? [more inside]
Is there an elegant way to equip the EEE Box with massive storage? [more inside]
How do I synchronize local copies from a file server for when I'm not able to connect to its network or the internet? [more inside]
Mac printer sharing question regarding driver sharing and printers (not) showing up on the system preferences printer list. [more inside]
How are people deploying web applications with client/server interaction these days? [more inside]
What is the best way to sync folders on a Mac to folders on a PC media server across a network? [more inside]
What is the major advantage to using one of the large server-based anti-virus solutions over putting individual anti-virus software on all the client computers? [more inside]
I'd like to get an up-to-date version of a Mac Mini - but Apple haven't released one. What are my alternatives? [more inside]
I've been asked to look at a network that runs three machines (XP) which apparently stopped working: Users cannot connect to the server (Windows Server 2003) due to some connection error. [more inside]