Category: Linux VPS

Everything you need to know about SSL certificates

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May 27, 2019
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SSL stands for ‘Secure socket Layer’ that is one of the widely deployed ‘cryptographic’ security protocol. SSL act like a safeguard in the way of sensitive communication over the internet. SSL creates the secure channel between devices that are operating over the internet and it secure the information on the browser. SSL works with HTTP ‘Hyper Text Transfer Protocol’ with extension of ‘S’ means secure socket layer. As HTTP is responsible of transferring of data like video, images or mp3 file etc. over web based communication so alone HTTP is an insecure protocol and the communication that been done over the HTTP can be reviewed by any unauthorized person, so to overcome this problem SSL extension is attached with HTTP and it becomes HTTPS. Following are the main functionalities of SSL. Encryption Encryption protects the data transmission. Authentication          Ensures the correctness of server. Data Integrity          Data integrity is the maintenance and assurance of accuracy and consistency of data over its entire life cycle. Why is this important? The nature of the Internet means that your customers will be sending information through several computers. Any of these computers could pretend to be your website and trick your users intoContinue Reading

About Web Hosting, and Managed vs Unmanaged VPS

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May 23, 2019
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Web Hosting Website is a collection of the related web sources which gathers a lot of information regarding specific things. Moreover website is a huge resource of business as we deal with commercial websites on daily basis e.g. Amazon, google etc. Web hosting is a service to make website live or to able to access by the user over the internet by the web hosting service provider that holds better technology to view your website over the internet. Database of web-hosting is stored over the special computers called ‘servers’ that are much powerful than a normal computer. That allows someone to visit the website by just typing the name of website on browser and all traffic maintained by the servers. These web pages accessed and transported over the Hypertext transfer protocol with extension of subscription to avoid any devil activity. Domain name is must in order to host them. Web hosting service providers provides many services, some of them are given below. Database is a valuable service that keeps your gathered data saved and secure in a well-mannered way. E-mail accounts handled by the web hosting service providers so that emails could be gather on shared hard drive. FTP accessContinue Reading

In this article we’ll look at the benefits of VPS and why use it.

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May 12, 2019
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Here we are going to see what Linux is and how it differs from other operating systems. Just like the windows and mac etc. Linux is one of the operating system that manage the communications between software and hardware that associated with our desktops or laptops and performs all the functions like bootloader, shell, manages the graphics and many other basic things. VPS stands for virtual private server that offers the middle ground between dedicated hosting. Now a days VPS becomes the preferred hosting system for small and the medium size businesses. VPS creates the dedicated virtualization that is completely independent and act like as an actual server. Linux VPS defined the partition that has its own partition of operating system and disk space. Normally physical servers are kept in the data centers to give the services of VPS to the users. Uses of the Linux VPS Many consumers who involves in hosting prefers the Linux VPS to get access over the more control on their environment. On the other hand the customer can also have Super-user level access to the operating system. The users of the VPS have the more experience professional level about VPS. Linux VPS hosting providesContinue Reading

Mining Zcash Using a Windows VPS Just Got Easier!

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November 2, 2016
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Few days after Zcash was launched, the price of 1 ZEC (Zcash) was more than $1000. Zcash’s developers say they have used advanced cryptography to create a virtual currency that can be sent around the world essentially without a trace, unlike Bitcoin. Given the massive highs observed in the markets, it may be an understatement to say that Zcash prices have calmed. The currency pair’s fluctuations have become far less severe since its launch, with ZEC/BTC fluctuating between 0.81 BTC and 2.82 BTC on 1st November. Petar Zivkovkski, director of operations for leveraged bitcoin trading platform Whaleclub: "Early miners and holders are keen to distribute (sell) their Zcash in exchange for bitcoin to capitalize on the high prices," he said. Zcash developer, Mr. Green, said the following things regarding the new virtual curency: “You are going around on the Bitcoin blockchain leaving a trail of everything you do, which will last forever,” he said. “The idea of Zcash is you don’t have to go to special lengths to achieve privacy — privacy is baked into the system.” Why to use a Windows VPS or Linux VPS for mining Zcash To start mining even for 1 single ZEC, it needs some specialContinue Reading

Why You Should Get Linux VPS Instead Of Shared Hosting

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May 24, 2016
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Choosing the appropriate host for your blog or online business isn’t a menial task. It is perfectly okay if you feel overwhelmed or confused by the blown out battle of Linux VPS vs Shared Hosting. There are numerous hosting options and this doesn’t make the decision making process for the right webhost any easier. This article provides all the information you need to know in order to make the right decision when choosing between a virtual private server (VPS) hosting and shared hosting. (more…)

Install/Re-install VPS from ISO file

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April 21, 2016
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Install/Reinstall VPS from ISO file using CloudStack provided for Flexibile Cloud solutions by ShapeHost - This is an example of how to install Linux OS from ISO. - Our Network Card was configured with DHCP - We used keyboard commands for this install (wizard) (more…)

Reinstall VPS in about 50 Seconds

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April 21, 2016
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Learn how you can reinstall VPS in about 50 Seconds on our new Cloud Solution provided by ShapeHost. Now it is very easy to change your Operating System in under a minute. You can choose our predefined our Operating Systems or you can even install OS from ISO files. (more…)

Allocate Additional Storage on Linux VPS

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April 21, 2016
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Allocate additional storage on Linux volume using LVM. Commands used for this set-up: (more…)