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Dedicated Servers Quick Guide

What is a Dedicated Servers? Why bother using a dedicated server over a VPS or Shared Hosting?A dedicated server is a server 100% dedicated to your website/project or business needs. Unlike shared servers, all of the resources are not shared … Read More

Easy Website Creation Software

At 247Rack, we want to help you understand how easy it can be to create online shops, media streaming websites, education. Any kinds of websites you would like to setup install usually have a ready-made template or CMS, aka content … Read More

cPanel 2-Factor Auth Bypass

2-Factor Authentication Bypass hole in WHM cPanel security has been Reported effected WHM resellers. cPanel, a software provider to manage web hosting/websites, has recently patched a security vulnerability that allowed hackers with access to valid credentials to a cPanel account … Read More

Setup Nginx Website Easy Simple Guide

What is needed for a quick Nginx server and website setup? A Dedicated or VPS Server A compatible operating system 247Rack recommends: Centos OS A domain name pointed to the server IP address A test HTML only website (download a … Read More

How to Find Locate Search for Files with Linux

Basic Linux commands for your server or servers. Introduction Many servers admins or hobbyists will usually at some point have an issue trying to find files on the Linux server. This quick guide will learn you how to use the find command. … Read More

SolusVM Easy Quick Install

Quick Easy Install Debian/Ubuntu apt update reboot wget https://files.soluslabs.com/install.shsh install.sh Centos yum update reboot wget https://files.soluslabs.com/install.shsh install.sh If you get an error it is because you need to install: wget Try a new Installer with CentOS 7 support here You CANNOT Install a SolusVM Master … Read More

Fast Easy Manual cPanel Install

Installation Guide – cPanel Install Use operating system Centos 64bit with 4GB Ram and at least 50GB Disk. Login to your server using SSH and using port 22 user: root To install cPanel & WHM on your server, run the … Read More

Dedicated Server or VPS Server?

What is the difference between Dedicated Server or VPS Server?In short, VPS hosting works on a virtual shared server, where you host your website alongside others; dedicated hosting, meanwhile, gives you your own server to work off. Flexible resource limits … Read More

Windows Programmes with Linux

How do I run a Windows program on Linux? You probably ran into issues with running a windows application in Linux and now you have ended up here, what you need to do is download Wine from your Linux distribution’s software repositories … Read More

Easy File & Code Manager

Easy File Manager FileZilla Best Server Manager Tools Download FileZilla Client You can use FileZilla to manage websites and servers and edit code in real-time or for simple backup methods and related file transfer methods using FTP application FileZilla. FileZilla … Read More

How to Install and setup Postfix on Ubuntu 14.04

Introduction Postfix is an extremely prominent open source Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) that could be utilized to course and convey email on a Linux framework. It is evaluated that around 25% of open mail servers on the web run Postfix. … Read More

Understand How DNS servers work!

Many of use wonder how DNS works, quite frankly it needs a bit of an understanding the background process of a DNS Query to have the overall idea of the process.  Let’s start with Query: The process of DNS Query … Read More

WIMBoot in Windows 8.1 allows saving storage and memory

All you need to know about WIMBoot in Windows WIMBoot in Windows. From the latest update of windows 8.1 you have a new feature that allows users to use lower-end machines with small SSD, it enables a user to save … Read More

VMware Horizon View 5.3 brings Windows 8.1, IOS 7.0, vDGA and VSAN support

In addition to VMware Mirage to manage DR of endpoints likes laptops and current PCs or Horizon Workplace to push applications to any device, when you get the full Horizon Suite you get every function needed for clients’ desktops , … Read More

vSphere 5.0 Update 1 and Related Product Launches

VMware has unveiled a point release update to several of their products tied to the vSphere 5 virtual cloud datacenter platform plus a few new product launches. vCenter 5.0 Update 1 – Added support for new guest operating systems such … Read More

Storage Center 5.6 Released

There is a release of the storage center 5.6 and it comes with some features and platform support currently built into storage center 6.x as well as a large number of bug fixes. This is good news for those with … Read More

VMware Extends Lab Manager 4.x Support 1 Year

Some years ago, with the release of VMware vCloud Director 1.0, VMware announced the end of support date for Lab Manager 4.x.  That date had actually come and gone last month.  This morning there was a communication from VMware that … Read More

vCloud Director , RHEL 6.3 , and Windows Server 2012 NFS

One of the new features introduced in vCloud Director 5.1.2 is cell server support on the RHEL 6 Update 3 platform , cell server support on RHEL 5 Update 7 was quietly removed in the recent past – verify the … Read More

Software Defined Single Sign On Database

Software Defined Single Sign On Database. One difficult task since the release of vSphere 5.1 has been the creation of SSO (Single Sign On) databases.  Creating an SSO database is not that incredibly difficult, but to achieve this; you require … Read More

RVTools 3.3 Now Available

Good news: RVTools 3.3 from Rob de Veij is now generally available to the public.  Release notes for this build: GetWebResponse time-out value changed from 5 minutes to 10 minutes (for very big environments) New tab page with HBA information … Read More

vMA 5.1 Patch 1 Released

Expendable news item here too good not to be posted.  For those who may have missed it, VMware has released an update to the vSphere Management Assistant (vMA) 5.1 appliances formally referred to as Patch 1.  This release is documented … Read More

vSphere 5.x – How to Enable SSH & ESXi Shell

Today we are going to learn how to enable SSH and the ESXi shell on VMware vSphere 5.1 and 5.x in very simple steps. We are going to do this using the ESXi/vSpher Hypervisor console window. This post hopefully will … Read More

VMware vCenter Server Update 5.5.0a Update Available

 vCenter Server Update 5.5.0a available. vCenter Server – VMware have released just released an update to the vCenter Server 5.5 product. The new release is numbered 5.5.0a and addresses a number of vCenter released bug fixes, mostly around the area … Read More

VMware vCenter Log Insight- Puppet Enterprise Content Pack Available

vCenter Log Insight VMware vCenter Log Insight is software that performs log aggregation and analysis across various devices and components in your infrastructure, for example storage. The Puppet Enterprise Content Pack is now available for VMware vCenter Log Insight. Those … Read More

Veeam Launches Backup & Replication v7

When it comes to data protection, data replication and data recovery, these are very challenging tasks. Consolidation through virtualization has forced customers to retool automated protection and recovery methodologies in the datacenter and at remote DR sites. Veeam has evolved … Read More