Server Resources

Sinking your teeth into rsync

Let's face it. Backups are great, but backup systems are even better. And one great tool for cloning your critical servers is rsync. Whether you clone your [...]

Windows Server 2008 Forum Now Open

I recently opened, yesterday in fact, a new forum for Windows Server 2008 help, support and discussions. Once Windows Server 2008 is released to the public the [...]

Adding A, IP, MX Records to a Windows DNS zone

If you have to first set up your DNS server on Windows check out Setting Up Windows Server 2003 DNS Server. If you already have your Windows DNS server setup [...]

Hard to Detect Exploit in the Wild

I posted this on a couple forums I frequent and thought I would also post it here. While I run Windows servers I keep up with all web server security. As an [...]

Moving Your Site to a New Server

From time to time someone at The Admin Zone will ask how to easily move a site from one server to another. While this article will explain how to do this if [...]

Launch date set for redesigned IBM blades

IBM plans to unveil its second-generation BladeCenter on Feb. 8, CNET News.com has learned, as it tries to keep its top spot in sales of thin but high-end [...]

Has Your Website Outgrown Shared Hosting

Just when your website becomes successful and at last you are getting the sort of traffic you have been dreaming of, you get the dreaded email. Your web host [...]

4 Tips to Find the Web Host That's Right for You

So you have finally planned to invade the magical world of Internet. All captions ready, all information gathered, all details penned down. What next? Your [...]

How to Assemble a PC for Use as a Home Server

This is an adaptation of How to Assemble a PC originally posted at Extreme Tech Support. It is always a good idea to have a server at home to test out new [...]