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Cloud Server with SSD vs spinning drives

We have been talking much about our new Cloud server with SSD and its performance. Today, we want to make a comparison and benchmark on the cloud servers with...

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February 27, 2015, Written by 1 comment

Corrupted or blank emails on SmarterMail

I’m have been dealing with Smartermail for many years, probably since V3. The common issue that I’ve been experiencing with SmarterMail is blank and corrupted emails. I’m sure I’m...

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February 26, 2015, Written by 0 comment

VPS with Ploop

To understand the benefits of having PLOOP On OpenVZ container (Linux VPS), we need to knows what are the limitations of the traditional file system on VPS. Since containers...

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February 26, 2015, Written by 0 comment

Outlook 2013 IMAP Sync Troubles

Recently, I’m experiencing issue with IMAP Sync troubles with my Outlook2013. Many articles point to  the direction on the update KB2837618 and KB2837643 were released by Microsoft on 12 Nov 2013...

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February 26, 2015, Written by 0 comment

Is it necessary to run fsck?

By default, a fsck is forced after 38 mounts or 180 days. To avoid issues such as this, we recommend scheduling fsck to run a basic weekly check on...

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February 24, 2015, Written by 0 comment

Why ISCSI Multipath?

By now, you’ve heard from a hundred different sources that moving your operations to the cloud is better, save you money and all the incredible things can be done...

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February 23, 2015, Written by 0 comment

How To Set Up Master Slave Replication in MySQL

It’s pretty straight forward to setup Master and Slave replication that might sound complicated. It’s obvious that you 1st need two MySQL running instances and identify which is your...

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February 23, 2015, Written by 0 comment

“Screen” is very useful

The 1st thing I would tell a junior engineer, learn how to use “screen”. It’s an extremely important tool allowing us to run scripts or commands in their own...

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February 23, 2015, Written by 0 comment

PLESK Subscription expiration

Since PLESK 10, I’ve observed that one of the most common mistakes made on Plesk is the subscription expiration. This is usually neglected when PLESK is created under service...

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February 23, 2015, Written by 0 comment

SAS Hard Drives are better

At Vastspace, we insist on only SAS Hard Drives or Enterprise SSDs for our servers. It’s because SAS Hard Drives are the most reliable, maintain their performance under more...

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February 23, 2015, Written by 0 comment