Tag: server

A new VPS service provider – Vultr

I  just ordered a new VPS from Vultr.com. It has All SSD. Maybe the lowest price per memory. Pay $0.007/hr, you get 768MB RAM, 3GHz CPU and 15GB storage. It is about $5/month. And more datacenters than other VPS service providers. There are 14 locations worldwide, right now. I [...]
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Ubuntu 14.10 and phpBB 3.1.0 released

Ubuntu is always a good desktop Linux distributation in the world. In the past years. more and more are installed as servers. Now I have four VPS are running under ubuntu, from 12.04 to 14.04. Ubuntu 14.10 server is not a LTS edition. It will be supported in 9 [...]
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Linode VPS connection issue

Today, my VPS at Linode has problem. It can not connected for 3 hours. Later, I got a email from Linode, which displayed that my VPS restarted. Newark Connectivity Issues Sunday, April 13, 2014 3:05AM EDT (UTC -4): Many Linodes are booted at this time and we are working with [...]
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How to enable SSH server in DD-WRT router

The router is Buffalo WZR-HP-G300NH2, flashed with DD-WRT v24-sp2 build 21676. The SSH server settings is under Tab Services, Services. The section is called Secure Shell Select Enable for SSHd, keep the others as is. Then click Save and Apply Settings. After that, you can use Putty to ssh [...]
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Varnish Cache built-in tools

When I start to use Varnish for my server, it is hard to start a new vcl. Most of vcl copy on internet make my Varnish failed to start. Later I know there is a tool to test the VCL file. Make sure it is legal, or validated. If [...]
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Rebuild server and make it even faster

This blog is running fast compared with other blogs I saw, but I rebuild the server and make it even faster. The Load time of home is decreased from 1.858 second to 1.219 second, or 34%. The technology used on the new installation listed below: Centos 6.5 64bit Apache [...]
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How to get Zend Server Free License

I installed  a Zend Server on one developing server. It is v6. Zend Server Version: 6.0.1 Build: branch_zend_server_release_6.0.1:69400 The original license information is trial for one week, full features. After one week, I need a Free License to use it. Now I got a Free License and it works [...]
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Alternative Choice of Refurbished Server

Refurbished technology such as refurbished servers from PerfData.com can save a small budget. Refurbished equipment works just as well as used equipment. Most of the servers will come with a short warranty in case something happens. Servers cost a lot of money. They are not single computers that are [...]
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