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Web Servers - Apache, NginX, and more
We are often so eager to use our new HOSTAFRICA VPS that we jump in and use the default software that either comes with the VPS or that comes to mind. Through the years we have come to know the Apache/Httpd web server as the backbone of the internet. On Windows, it has always been […]
The Art of Infrastructure
  IT Infrastructure is an often underrated and misjudged part of IT. The observation is sometimes made that “any techie can do it”. The unfortunate reality is that many do ! What is this “Infra” – Structure ? Infrastructure is also sometimes confused with architecture. This is not too much of a stretch as infrastructure […]
VPS Servers and Hosting – What it is, How it Works, and Cost You want to start a new online venture, be it a website or your desire to just get your business in the cloud or on this thing called a VPS. However, you have no idea how these concepts relate to you or […]
why your business needs dedicated servers
Your business is finally taking off and you’re looking to equip it with the wings it needs to soar. The customer base is already there and growing, but you need a private server to ensure a seamless output. Without dilly dallying too much, we can say you’d be cutting corners as a business owner if […]
RAID
The two RAID types – Hardware and Software What are these two RAID types and how do they affect my RAID set-up?  Besides the age-old arguments for and against both types, let us first take a look at each type and how it is put together. Hardware RAID Hardware raid, as the name implies, is built […]