May 27, 2008
Chris Larkin

E2200 versus the E6320, which is better? Which processor is better depends a lot on your definition of better. The E2200 is clocked at 2.2GHz and slightly outperforms the E6320 which is clocked at 1.86GHZ. This slight performance boost does come at a price though. The E220 runs hotter than the E6320 and as such, […]

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May 23, 2008
Zak Boca

Some people ask me whether they should use PHP 4 or PHP 5. I always recommend PHP 5. I do this because I am big in keeping up to date. I usually update my servers at least once a week, more if I get the time. PHP 4 is not going to be patched, under […]

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May 22, 2008
Eric Schrombeck

There are two different firewall options included with Windows, and with your Windows Dedicated Server, the one you are most likely aware of is the standard Windows Firewall, and then there is the basic firewall that is located in Routing and Remote Access. Since most of you won’t have a need to enable RRAS, I […]

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May 20, 2008

Control panels make administering your server very simple and give you the ability to increase your dedicated server’s security in a just a few clicks of the mouse. I’m going to show you just a few of the many security options the WHM/cPanel has built in to protect your cPanel dedicated server. In order to […]

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May 19, 2008
Sam Bowling

It seems common that people that are into video games or computers in general will at one point in their life attempt to build their own computer. After you have purchased and received all your parts you’ll notice the most common things. A motherboard, the processor, fans, graphics cards, and so on. Eventually everyone comes […]

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May 15, 2008

SingleHop has the distinguished pleasure of being able to provide each and every one of our customers an extended network uptime guarantee. What does this mean to our very intelligent and informed customer base, you ask? It means that we’ll make sure to keep connectivity maximized for each and every point, within, to and from […]

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May 12, 2008
Dan Ushman

It has been a couple of scary six months in the hosting industry. It seems as though we and our fellow hosting companies are always under attack, from all different directions, all the time. In the past 12 months alone there have been numerous data breaches and security problems at numerous hosting companies, including one […]

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May 9, 2008
Dan Ushman

Every once and a while someone asks me what he or she should choose to protect their data. There are a lot of choices: half dozen types of RAID arrays, second-disk-backups, off-site backups, network storage, and more. Before I discuss the various options, I want to take a moment to discuss the various levels of […]

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May 8, 2008
Garett Murphy

When researching a dedicated server solution, many people are concerned with the management and administration of the server. For some people, the ability to manually install PHP modules or configure an Apache web server’s Virtual Host functionality to host multiple websites. But not everyone is a system administrator, and not everyone is truly experienced when […]

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May 7, 2008

At SingleHop, we have always been environmentally conscious, as we like to do our part to decrease the carbon footprint left by data centers worldwide. A new report was recently presented at the Green Enterprise Computing Symposium by McKinsey and Co. using data from the Uptime Institute. The data that this report presents is a […]

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