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    How to connect to a virtual server?

    Our service includes two families of operating systems: UNIX (Ubuntu, Debian, BSD, PFSense, CentOS, VyOS) and Windows. Connection to different families occurs via different protocols – for UNIX via SSH protocol, for Windows via RDP. Connecting to Linux and BSD Servers To connect to a virtual server of the Linux or BSD family, install the PuTTY program […]

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    Understanding DNS – Beginners Guide to DNS

    general information This article discusses the basic aspects of DNS functioning necessary for practical application. DNS (Domain Name System) is a distributed system for storing and processing information about domain zones. It is necessary, first of all, to correlate the IP addresses of devices on the network and symbolic names more adapted for human perception. Providing information about […]

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    Adding disk space after growth on Windows Web server 2008 R2

    After adding disk space to the web server in the panel, you require to carry out the adhering to actions to make this room readily available at the degree of the Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system. 1. Open “Computer System Supervisor”.Begin Menu -> Administrative Tools > Computer Administration: 2. Open Up Disk Monitoring.In the […]

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    Increasing Available Space on Your Disk in Ubuntu 14

    Often there is not enough disk space available on the server, you can increase the size of the disks without losing data. In the control panel, select the server, then Settings -> Configuration. Use the slider to select the desired volume: Step 1 Once the drive has been enlarged in the control panel, you need to make […]

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    Configuring a Network Adapter in CentOS

    After connecting the VPS with the Centos operating system to a private or public network, you need to configure the network interface. Step 1 Connect to the virtual server with superuser rights and run the command: ifconfig -a You will see a list of available adapters that looks like this: eth0: flags=4163<up,broadcast,running,multicast> mtu 1500 inet […]

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    Ubuntu and Debian network adapter configuration

    After connecting the server to a private network in the control panel, an additional virtual network adapter will be added to it. In order for the connected interface to start working correctly, it must be configured. Connect to the virtual server with superuser rights and run the command: ifconfig -a This will display a list of […]

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    Debian 7: How to Increase Disk Space

    After increasing the disk in the control panel, you need to make it available to the operating system: Open a terminal (see connection instructions ) as root and enter the following commands: Run the parted utility: Next, execute the commands in the parted utility interface: Remember the size of the disk ZZ.ZGB Leave the “Start” […]

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    Increasing the Amount of Disk Space Available in Debian 8

    After increasing the disk in the control panel, you need to make it available to the operating system: Open a terminal (see connection instructions ) as root and enter the following commands:root@Debian8x64:~# echo 1 > /sys/block/sda/device/rescanRun the parted utility:root@Debian8x64:~# partedNext, execute the commands in the parted utility interface: Remember the disk size ZZ.ZGB(parted) pModel: VMware Virtual disk (scsi)Disk […]

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    Increasing disk space in CentOS 7

    After increasing the disk in the control panel, you need to make it available to the operating system: Open a terminal (see connection instructions ) as root and enter the following commands:[root@CentOSx64 ~]# echo 1 > /sys/block/sda/device/rescan Run fdisk: [root@CentOSx64 ~]# fdisk /dev/sda Next, run the commands in the fdisk utility interface. Delete the /dev/sda2 partition: Command […]

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    Increasing disk space in PFSense 2.3

    After increasing the disk in the control panel, you need to make it available to the operating system: In order to check the correctness of the performed actions, you can use the commandgpart show -p Done!

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