DNS Configuration: Everything You Need to Know

This guide covers a variety of topics related to DNS, and is intended for beginners to intermediate level users. Starting with the basics every beginner needs to know, it provides instructions on various installation and configuration methods, as well as some advanced techniques that will help prevent future issues down

How to Create DNS Records in Plesk

Setting up Domain Name System (DNS) records is a crucial component of any website. After all, it’s unlikely visitors can access your site if it doesn’t have a domain name they can search for. While this process is relatively straight-forward, it can vary greatly depending on your server’s operating system

How to Create DNS Records in WHM

If you host your nameservers on a cPanel server, there may come a time when you need to adjust or create DNS records for one or more of the domains you host. While cPanel can be used to easily edit records for individual accounts, depending on the number of accounts

How to Create DNS Records in cPanel

Creating Domain Name System (DNS) records is an essential step needed for any website. While there are many ways to do this, the process for setting up DNS on your server will be different depending on which type of server you’re using and which control panel you use to interface

How to Create DNS Records in myVelocity

When creating a new website, correctly setting your Domain Name System (DNS) records is an essential step. Without records attaching your website’s domain name to your server’s IP address, users won’t be able to find your site through search engines. As a Hivelocity customer, you have the option to use

Setting DNS Clusters in WHM

If you’re a cPanel or WHM user with multiple nameservers, you might be wondering how to connect your servers in order to share data and records between them more easily. By creating a DNS cluster within WHM, you can achieve exactly that. In this guide we’ll take a look at

What is the DNS Trailing Period?

The Problem If you are like me, proper DNS formatting was elusive and challenging to wrap your head around, particularly because of the trailing period. I would consistently create incorrect DNS records because I did not understand the DNS trailing period and how it was interpreted by different UI systems.

Intel CPU Exploits Meltdown and Spectre – What You Need to Know

—-Updated 1/10/18 1:25m EST—– Ubuntu Remediation Steps: Ubuntu 14, 16, 17  apt-get update apt-get dist-upgrade reboot to complete the update —-Updated 1/8/18 10:55am EST—– ProxMox Remediation Steps: Follow the instructions found at https://forum.proxmox.com/threads/meltdown-and-spectre-linux-kernel-fixes.39110/ —-Updated 1/6/18 3:03pm EST—– Cloudlinux CloudLinux 6  Remediation Steps: Run the following command to patch CloudLinux 6 servers.

Linux Dedicated Server or Windows Dedicated Server: Which to Choose?

High-traffic business websites need a lot of power to deliver a consistent, high-quality user experience, and dedicated servers provide the necessary supporting infrastructure. When designing a new website or migrating an existing one, it’s up to you to choose between Linux dedicated servers and Windows dedicated servers. The software you

Understanding the Server Load Metric of Your Server

Monitoring server load is an important task when managing a server. Making sure the load isn’t too high will keep the hardware safer and prevent outages and downtime. This article explains the finer points of how to find your server load, understanding it, and offers solutions for managing it. Once

How to enable Ruby Support in Plesk Onyx

Plesk onyx has proper Ruby language support as a plesk extension. The Ruby extension available in Plesk Onyx allows users to quickly and easily deploy Ruby apps on their domains. Login to your Plesk Onyx control panel with admin user. Once logged in at your left hand side pane under