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Understanding How to Protect Against DDoS Attacks

Distributed Denial of Service attacks, or DDoS attacks, are becoming more common. These attacks can be a huge problem for any type of business that has an internet presence. Are you prepared to protect against DDoS attacks against your server?

Even with sophisticated DDoS protection, major online services such as Twitter and Spotify can suffer due to a DDoS attack. If your server has no DDoS protection in place, then you don’t stand a chance against these attacks.
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What Are Managed Servers and Why Should You Care?

Have you wondered if a managed server is a good fit for your business? Depending on the nature of your server needs and your technical expertise, your business might benefit greatly from a managed server.

There are a variety of server types including unmanaged, semi-managed, and fully managed servers. The distinction between these services can often be confusing, especially since each server provider defines server management packages differently.

In this article, we will explain what managed servers are, and some of the key benefits to a server management plan with ServerMania.

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How To Choose The Best Sever For Small Business In 2017

How To Choose The Best Server for A Small Business In 2017

I think you’ll agree with me that choosing the best server for a small business can be a difficult process. With so many providers and server options to choose from, it’s almost impossible to know where to begin.

It doesn’t have to be this complicated.

It turns out, there are just four things to really consider when choosing a small business server. In today’s article, I’m going to show you exactly what to look for so that you make the right decision for your business.

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Bare Metal vs Hypervisor

Bare Metal vs Hypervisor: Which Is Right For Your Project?

The modern infrastructure hosting market offers no end of platforms and technologies for companies to choose from. But in spite of what seems like endless variation, it’s possible to categorize infrastructure hosting options into a small number of functional groups. The most fundamental division is between bare metal infrastructure and hypervisor-based infrastructure, which is more often referred to as cloud infrastructure.

In this article, I’d like to discuss the differences between bare metal and cloud infrastructure, with a focus on the benefits of each and how infrastructure hosting clients can choose the best platform for their projects and applications. (more…)

Hybrid Server, Dedicated Server, Or Cloud

Hybrid Server, Dedicated Server, Or Cloud: Which Is Right For Your Project?

Choosing the right hosting option for your project is important. It will help ensure you have a positive experience and only pay for the infrastructure you really need.

But finding exactly the right hosting isn’t easy. There’s an almost infinite variety of options, but many of those options have more to do with marketing than the technical attributes of the platform.

At ServerMania, we offer three basic choices for server hosting:

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Is A Dedicated Server Or A Cloud Server Best For Your Side Project?

Side projects are increasingly popular among developers. The availability of inexpensive infrastructure makes launching a web app easier than ever. Any developer with an idea can code a minimal viable product and have it up and running in no time at all. Side projects can be an educational experience, a way to make a few extra dollars, or the beginnings of what may become a full-time job. (more…)