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Now Accepting Bitcoin for Shared Hosting Services

December 21, 2013 in Hosting by SupremeCenterHosting  |  No Comments

Supreme Center Hosting is now accepting Bitcoin as payment for our shared hosting services. Bitcoin transactions will be processed via BitPay, which is trusted by WordPress.com and over 15,000 businesses, and compatible with a number of Bitcoin wallets.

Why GoDaddy Is So Bad

December 3, 2013 in Hosting by SupremeCenterHosting  |  No Comments

For years, GoDaddy has received much negative publicity.

Avoid for the following reasons:

Elephant killings
Supports SOPA
Tasteless ads
Frquent bugs
Bad customer feedback

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Why Use Of Cloud Hosting And Its Advantages

September 9, 2013 in VPS [Virtual Private Servers] by SupremeCenterHosting  |  No Comments

Cloud hosting or cloud computing has a capacity of running a specified program on many connected computers at same time. This refers to a network based service being provided by real server hardware, being served by a virtual hardware responding to running of software on one or more real machines. They do not have any physical existence making an ease in moving them around and scaling up on the fly without the end user being affected.

Some Of Attributes Of Cloud Hosting:

  • Cost: Aids to reduction of computing cost. Cost saving also depends on type of supported activities and even infrastructure available in house.
  • Agility: Helps in improving user’s ability towards re-provision technical infrastructure resource.
  • Application programming interface (API): This provides accessibility to software enabling machine to interact with cloud software. This system use Representation State Transfer (REST).
  • Virtualization: Helps in easy migration of application and data from one physical server to another, allowing sharing of server and storage device
  • Location and device independence: User can easily access systems in respective of place and device being used.
  • Reliability: Improves by using multi redundant sites, this makes well designed cloud computing system suitable for disaster recovery and business community.
  • It also includes: Scalability and elasticity, Multi-tenancy, Performance, Security and Maintenance

Grid Computing:

This new phase of computing in cloud is a kind of grid computing, involving quality of service and reliability problems. This computing concept provides technology and tools for building data or compute intensive parallel application at very affordable price in comparison to former parallel computing.

Cloud Layer:

This functionality of cloud layer from Softlayer allows an individual to deploy computing instance as per requirement of different operating system at a 2.GHz processor involving a time period of just five minutes. These instances can easily be integrated or can be run as standalone instance. Here pricing is done by hour or one can get benefits of discount by paying monthly.

The concept of computing known as cloud computing leverages concept of utility computing, providing metrics for different kind of services used. These metrics are available at the core of public cloud pay per use design.

The whole new era of computing is result of evolution and adoption of different new and exciting technologies and paradigms. Main objective of this cloud computing or cloud hosting is allowing an individual using this to have an access to all technology and get benefited. Cloud computing system aims on reducing cost helping the user to focus on their actual business rather being involved and entrapped in it obstacles, this also minimizes user involvement hence automation boost up the speed of process concluding to reduction of possibilities of human errors. Cloud hosting has paved the way of new computing world with much more to come and discover.

 

Author Bio: Atanu Shaw is a web hosting consultant on http://www.serverspace.co.uk/hosting/cloud-servers.html

He provides daily tips on http://www.serverspace.co.uk to find best dedicated server, server hosting, web hosting and cloud hosting solution for business.

 

 

Restoring Backups

September 10, 2012 in Backups by SupremeCenterHosting  |  No Comments

Overview

You can use the Backup Menu to restore a Home, MySQL, filter, or alias backup. To do this, you must have that backup on the computer that you are accessing cPanel from.

Steps

1 To access the Backup Menu, click on the icon above the words Backup on the main screen of your cPanel interface.

2 Click on the Choose button below the backup type you wish to restore.

3 Once you have selected the file you wish to restore, click on Upload

Troubleshooting

The archive or file you are uploading must match the way it was downloaded. For example: if the archive was a .tar.gz when you downloaded it, it must be a .tar.gz file when you restore it.

Generating a Full Backup

September 10, 2012 in Backups by SupremeCenterHosting  |  No Comments

Overview

A full backup will backup all files needed to restore your account if it is corrupted, deleted, or moved to another server. Generating a full backup and saving it to a remote location can be a very safe move in case of problems with your account.

Steps

1 To access the Backup Menu, click on the icon above the words Backup on the main screen of your cPanel interface.

2 Click on Generate/Download a Full Backup

3 Select the destination you wish to save the backup to from the drop box next to Backup Destination:

4 Enter your email address in the field next to Email Address:. An email will be sent to this address when the backup is completed.

5 If you are backing up to a remote server, place the server’s name, your username, and your password on that server in the appropriate fields.

6 Click on Generate Backup to start the backup process.

Troubleshooting

When backing up to a remote server, make sure you have properly entered the servername, your username on that server, and your password for that account.

Download Backups

September 10, 2012 in Backups by SupremeCenterHosting  |  No Comments

Overview

You can use the Backup Menu to download any automatic backups that have been created by your server administrator.

Steps

1 To access the Backup Menu, click on the icon above the words Backup on the main screen of your cPanel interface.

2 Click on the Daily, Weekly, or Monthly to select the type of automatic backup you wish to download.

3 Save the backup file to your computer.

Download an Alias or Filter

September 10, 2012 in Backups by SupremeCenterHosting  |  No Comments

Overview

You can use this function to save a site alias or filter to your computer so you can restore it later.

Steps

1 To access the Backup Menu, click on the icon above the words Backup on the main screen of your cPanel interface.

2 Click on the name of the alias or filter you wish to download below the words Aliases or Filters

3 Save the file to your computer.

Download a MySQL Database Backup

September 10, 2012 in Backups by SupremeCenterHosting  |  No Comments

Overview

This function will allow you to download all MySQL databases that are a part of your account. As these databases change frequently, you may require to download them more often than the files in your /home directory.

Steps

1 To access the Backup Menu, click on the icon above the words Backup on the main screen of your cPanel interface.

2 Click on the name of the database you wish to download below the words Download a MySQL Database Backup

3 Save the file to your computer.

Troubleshooting

Make sure to use a zip program that is compatible with .gz files when unzipping, and zipping the archive or the archive may not work properly.

Download a Home Directory Backup

September 10, 2012 in Backups by SupremeCenterHosting  |  No Comments

Overview

This function will allow you to download all of the files in your home directory. This can be useful to backup the html side of your site. However, it will not backup DNS, mySQL, or other system files and settings.

Steps

1 To access the Backup Menu, click on the icon above the words Backup on the main screen of your cPanel interface.

2 Click on download a home directory Backup

3 Save the file to your computer.

Troubleshooting

Make sure to use a zip program that is compatible with .tar.gz files when unzipping, and zipping the archive or the archive may not work properly.

Removing Apache Handlers

September 10, 2012 in Apache Handlers by SupremeCenterHosting  |  No Comments

Overview

If you no longer need a special action for the file types you have specified, you can remove the handlers you have created with the Apache handlers menu

Steps

1 To access Apache Handlers, click on the icon above the words Apache Handlers on the main screen of your cPanel interface.

2 Select the handler you wish to remove from the drop box, and click on Delete.

NOTE: The following will appear (except .extension will be the file extension that was being handled) :

Handler Removed

The handler for .extension has been removed.

Troubleshooting

If files with special handlers are not opening properly, try removing their handlers and recreating them.