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Sep 3, 2008
Andy Pace

Speed — Everyone wants it. Global distribution of static content — everyone needs it. Diverse paths of delivery — SingleHop has it! After months of developing and studious planning, we have finally released our latest addition to the SingleHop services portfolio: IPCast — a Content Delivery Network! Often referred to as a “CDN“, a Content […]

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Sep 2, 2008
Zak Boca

Google announced it’s anticipated browser, Google Chome, yesterday, and then quickly pulled it offline. Today they finally released it, and we were all anxious to try it out. Our developers of course, were anxious to see how it rendered LEAP. (screenshot attached below) We were all very impressed with how fast Chrome rendered LEAP. Windows […]

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Aug 1, 2008

We here at SingleHop have devised a system to keep your IP space clean of blacklistings. Find out how it works!

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Jul 24, 2008
Zak Boca

Hardware is constantly outdated, which, normally, presents a big problem for dedicated hosting clients. You get a server today and in 6 months your provider will naturally be offering a replacement of your server for new clients – with bigger and better stuff. While we can’t entirely solving that problem, we decided recently to begin […]

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Jul 21, 2008
Dan Ushman

This is a big post and I’m very excited to be making it. Over the past year we have been developing a new control panel – a new customer portal. The system is finally ready for release and I wanted to explain why it is cool and some of its major advantages. LEAP is entirely […]

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Jul 16, 2008
Garett Murphy

By default most computers are left vulnerable to attack the moment they are attached to a network because they either have an inadequate firewall or no firewall configured on their machine. This is the case, in many situations, for both servers and your own desktop at home. It is for this reason that I am […]

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Jul 7, 2008
Eric Schrombeck

It happens all too often. I client calls us and tells us they just deleted a folder or a file that was extremely important, usually for a presentation that is to be made in no more than 30 minutes. Now, if they have backups on our backup servers, that is fine, we restore the file […]

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Jul 4, 2008
Andy Pace

Spanning-Tree Protocol (STP) is a link management protocol that provides path redundancy while preventing undesirable loops in the network. When it comes toEthernet networks, in order for them to function properly only one active path can exist between two stations. Loops occur in networks for a variety of reasons. The most common reason you find […]

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Jul 3, 2008
Andy Pace

The most important aspect of any MySQL-Driven web application is tuning MySQL to perform at it’s peak. Typically the SingleHop Technicians do this all manually, which takes a lot of time and perseverance. However, recently Igor from the Development Team introduced this very easy to use script — mysql-tuning-primer.sh The script was developed by Matthew […]

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Jul 1, 2008
Andy Pace

Today I’m going to be explaining how to add additional hard drives to a Linux/cPanel server. Before I get into that, I’ll give everyone a little background information on myself. I’ve been working in the webhosting field for quite a long time now doing everything from answering phones, building servers, and taking out the trash. […]

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