Updating Windows regularly is important to improve the stability and security of the operating system. From time to time, however, an update may get stuck during download or installation. The problem can be fixed fairly easily and usually without much effort. Read on to find out common solutions to fix a stuck Windows update.
The online survival game ARK: Survival Evolved is one of the most popular representatives of the genre. Ten different maps, five official expansions and a large player base ensure a lot of fun. In the following article, we’ll show you how to create your own ARK server and freely customize the game world.
In Farming Simulator 22 up to 16 players can play together on different platforms (PC, PlayStation, Xbox). For maximum freedom in designing the game world and modes, it is recommended to have your own server. Read on to find out why it makes sense to rent the resources for your own FS 22 server and you will also learn in this guide how to set up a dedicated server for FS 22.
Many Minecraft gamers need or want to use their own servers. Hosting your own Minecraft world is the only way users are able to adjust the general settings of the online multiplayer mode. Setting up a personal Minecraft server isn’t as daunting as it sounds, however. Find out just exactly how it works and what type of server is best suited for hosting Minecraft.
Application virtualization with Docker containers is very popular. However, the subject may seem difficult to grasp at first because of all the concepts involved. The relationship between a Docker image and a Docker container often seems particularly confusing. In this article, we will explain what Docker containers are all about. We will go into detail about their structure, creation, and use.
Docker has established itself as the standard for container virtualization. But the multitude of Docker-specific concepts can easily confuse anyone. Docker containers, Docker images and Dockerfiles – how are they related and how are they different? We will go into detail about Dockerfiles and present the most important instructions and their specifics.
No longer happy with the name of your Windows 11 account? Or maybe the operating system shows the previous owner's login details? It’s easy as 1-2-3 to change a username in Windows 11 – whether for a local account or your Microsoft account. We’ll show you how step by step.
To use Windows 11 with all its available features, you need to activate the operating system. The same applies when upgrading to the Pro Edition. In many cases this requires the product key which you can find either on the device or in your documentation or confirmation email. If none of these options are available, you can find the Windows 11 product key by using the command line or Windows...
Cloud gaming is an alternative to classic games. The video games are streamed online and can be played on a variety of devices without high-end hardware. Read on to find out how this works, available cloud gaming providers, and why game streaming may be a good option for you.
If you know your way around the command line, chances are you’re familiar with the Linux Cat command. Linux Cat is used to take a quick look at configuration files or forward the contents of a file to another command. But what’s the deal with the command’s cuddly name? Read on to find out more about Linux Cat.
IONOS Server Guide: professional tips on configuration and administration
Servers are what make up the physical basis of the internet. Setting up your own professional site, putting products online for sale, or connecting multiple company locations with one another: all of these tasks require the support of high-performance computers. And it doesn’t matter if you purchase hardware resources for your own data center or opt for the flexibility of cloud services: operating a server comes with the challenge of independently configuring and administering hardware components. But don’t worry, there’s a lot of support out there for these tasks. In the Server Guide of IONOS’s Digital Guide series, you’ll find regular articles, news, and tutorials on how to operate this indispensable component of today’s IT infrastructure.
Server information for businesses, developers, and tech hobbyists
Packed with practical tips, our guide covers a wide spectrum of topics primarily aimed at mid-sized companies, freelance developers, and tech hobbyists. While some articles, like ‘What is a server?’ or ‘DNS – name resolution online’ cater more to beginners, experts are by no means left hanging; there’s a wide range of detailed texts and tutorials on important tasks like choosing the best operating system, filling security gaps, or getting the best possible performance out of your software and hardware.
What you can expect in the IONOS Server Guide
If you take a look, you’ll notice our guide is divided into four different subcategories, each covering a different topic. The ‘KnowHow’ area sets out to familiarize beginners with the basics of operating a server. Details on different server types and how to use them are also laid out here. Tips and tricks on managing server software is found under the keyword, ‘Configuration’. The category, ‘Security’ is all about dealing with potential problems server operators may encounter from online threats. Conventional methods of attack, like viruses, worms, and Trojans, and what you can do to combat them are explained here. And the category, ‘Tools’, provides useful guidance on what resources can help make administering your server a more manageable task.