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Server Optimization: How to Increase Server Speed & Performance

Server optimization provides a way to improve the performance and speed of a server. Server optimization techniques are practiced extensively by companies to meet expectations such as accessibility, availability, and functionality with their websites. In this article, we discuss server optimization, its benefits, and trusted techniques for optimizing servers. Read more: Server Management What Is Server Optimization? Server optimization is a set of...

How to Enable Multiple Remote Desktop Sessions for Windows 10

In this article, we'll look at potential issues and workarounds that will allow you to enable Remote Desktop sessions for multiple users on Windows...

Using a Physical Hard Drive with a VirtualBox VM

Though it's possible to create a virtual hard disk image from the existing contents of a physical drive, you might find it useful to directly mount...

Security

Disaster Recovery

The modern organization's heavy dependence on using data to drive their business has made having a Disaster Recovery (DR) plan in place a necessity....

Using Zero Trust Security to Protect Applications and Databases

Zero trust as a security architecture can and should be applied to databases and applications. Read more to learn how.

Best Server Security Tools for 2021

Server security tools used to be focused on safeguarding physical servers. Each box required login credentials, and administrative privileges were required to change anything....

Hardware

On-Prem Infrastructure is Here to Stay. But What Workloads Go Where?

Yes, data centers and server rooms are changing. The explosion of cloud infrastructure solutions enabled organizations to adopt large virtual workloads while innovative server...

IBM’s 2nm Breakthrough: Implications for Chip and Server Makers

IBM last month unveiled its proof of concept for the world's first 2-nanometer transistor technology. Initial projections show the breakthrough could lead to 45%...

Server Room Power Consumption: The Battle Between Demand and Efficiency

In a world dominated by internet-enabled technology, data centers are the brains keeping the digital ecosystem afloat. Responsible for processing, storing, and transmitting data,...

Cloud Giants Turn to Custom Chips

The chip market has been stable for decades. Mega-producers such as Intel and AMD have dominated. Niche and custom markets were served by a...

What is a Rack Server?

A rack server is one of the most useful items in IT hardware, allowing you to store multiple servers in a space-saving rack structure. Server...

Virtualization

Cloud Security for Virtual Machines & Containers

Cloud computing security, or cloud security, is a set of policies and technologies to protect the services and resources of the cloud computing system....

What Is A Virtual Server?

Virtual servers have the same capabilities as a physical server, but not the underlying physical machinery. A physical server can create multiple, separate virtual...

What Is a Container? Understanding Containerization

Containerization is the solution to the roadblocks posed by traditional virtualization. Since their inception, virtual machines (VMs) have enabled organizations to do more with...

On-Prem Infrastructure is Here to Stay. But What Workloads Go Where?

Yes, data centers and server rooms are changing. The explosion of cloud infrastructure solutions enabled organizations to adopt large virtual workloads while innovative server...

Virtual Machines (VM)

The power of computers transformed the world in the last century. Today, they serve our critical infrastructure, business operations, and more. Though tempting to...

Cloud Computing

On-Prem Infrastructure is Here to Stay. But What Workloads...

Yes, data centers and server rooms are changing. The explosion of cloud infrastructure solutions enabled organizations to adopt large virtual workloads while innovative server...

Using Zero Trust Security to Protect Applications and Databases

Zero trust as a security architecture can and should be applied to databases and applications. Read more to learn how.

Best Cloud Based Services & Companies

Any company that’s delayed introducing cloud-based software into their infrastructure needs to consider leveraging these new technologies to reap all the benefits cloud computing...

Guides

Configuration Management: Definition, Importance & Benefits

Configuration management (CM) is an effective strategy designed to help organizations govern control policies and maintain server and data integrity. Configuration management provides visibility into...

Patch Management: Definition, Process & Best Practices

Maintaining and safeguarding code is an inherent part of the software development lifecycle. For developers, software programs are a never-ending work in progress. From adding...

What Is a Print Server? How Print Servers Work

When you have a fleet of devices, multiple printers, or geographically distant office locations, a print server is a mechanism that provides adequate management...

What Is a Network Policy Server? What Is the Purpose of an NPS Server?

For network access and policy management capabilities, Microsoft’s RADIUS server and proxy tool is the Network Policy Server (NPS). NPS offers authentication, authorization, and...

What Is a Database Server & What Is It Used For?

Powering the apps, programs, and tools we've come to love, servers devoted to the operational use of data are known as database servers. Database servers...

Reviews

Top DAST Tools 2021: Dynamic Application Security Testing

The first step to discovering potential application security vulnerabilities is to conduct static code reviews. However, once deployed, the application is exposed to new...

Best VPN Services for 2021

Many businesses rely on Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) to provide remote access to company resources. Here, we discuss the best VPN solutions for businesses,...

Top Server Backup Software & Solutions 2021

Server backup software has been a backbone of IT technology for decades. As a result of its staying power, it rarely gets the attention...

Proxmox vs VMware Comparison

Proxmox virtual machines (VM) are highly popular with home server aficionados, whereas VMware sits squarely at the front of the enterprise VM market. Both...

Nagios XI Server Monitoring: Product Overview and Insight

Bottom Line: Many Linux administrators have started out their careers using the open source Nagios platform, and with Nagios XI they can extend that experience...