DNS zone
DNS zone
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Many Internet users have a basic idea of what the term “domain” refers to. After all, domains are abundant on the Internet via URLs. If you delve deeper into the subject, though, it quickly becomes confusing. “Name server,” “DNS zone,” “zone file”: What do these terms mean, and how are the concepts related? We’ll shed some light on the topic here.

DNS zone
Grid computing
What is grid computing?
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More is more – this also applies to grid computing. This technology refers to a network of loosely connected computers that act as a virtual supercomputer. Grid computing networks provide more computing power and resources thanks to an interconnected computer cluster. Find out how grid computing works and how it differs from cloud computing.

What is grid computing?
Finding duplicate files in Windows
Find duplicate files in Windows 10: 3 tools you can use
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Duplicate and unused files on the hard drive take up valuable storage space and make it hard to see what’s on there. Luckily, there are several different clean-up tools that you can use to find and remove duplicate files. This way, you can improve the clarity of the mass of data in just a few clicks. We will explain how you can find and remove duplicate files in our quick guide.

Find duplicate files in Windows 10: 3 tools you can use
Backend as a Service (BaaS)
Develop a custom backend with Backend as a Service
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Developing a web application costs time and money. Usually, the initial steps involve implementing the backend and its required functionalities. Development teams looking to set up and customize a functional backend quickly and without prior training can use a Backend as a Service. Find out more about how to get started with BaaS.

Develop a custom backend with Backend as a Service
Ray tracing
What is ray tracing? The graphics technique explained!
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Computer games are becoming increasingly more realistic. One reason behind this is the use of ray tracing technology in real-time. Ray tracing in precalculated form has been used for years in animated films and computer games. However, graphic cards such as Nvidia’s GeForce RTS now use real-time ray tracing to create realistic reflections and shadows. In this article, we explain exactly what it is...

What is ray tracing? The graphics technique explained!
IRC
What is an Internet Relay Chat (IRC)?
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An IRC, short for Internet Relay Chat, is a chat system that allows you to communicate in writing with people anywhere in the world – in near real time. We will show you how to set up an IRC and what to bear in mind when using it. In addition, we’ll run through the advantages and disadvantages of an IRC, as well as some specific use scenarios.

What is an Internet Relay Chat (IRC)?
Kubernetes alternatives
Kubernetes Alternatives
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Kubernetes is the market leader for distributed cluster orchestrators. Interestingly, a number of alternatives exist to give Kubernetes a run for its money. These cover a wide range of possible uses. From local clusters for your own development environment to distributed systems with tens of thousands of nodes. We’ll look at Kubernetes and its alternatives here.

Kubernetes Alternatives
Discord music bot
Adding a Discord music bot
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With a Discord music bot, you can listen to your favorite music, create automatic playlists, and choose music together with other users in your Discord channel. Some of the most popular music bots are Rythm bot, Groovy bot, and Hydra. Keep reading to find out how to add a Discord music bot to your server.

Adding a Discord music bot
Intelligent edge
What is intelligent edge?
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When data has to be processed in real-time, high latency or connection issues can cause big problems. With intelligent edge, the analysis and evaluation of data takes place where it is collected. This saves time and increases security. Here, we will explain exactly what intelligent edge is, how it works and what it can do for you.

What is intelligent edge?
Hyperthreading
What is hyperthreading?
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Multitasking is not only a valuable skill in everyday life. Processors that handle multiple tasks at the same time also significantly improve computer performance. That’s why Intel invented hyperthreading. Hyperthreading technology ensures that a physical processor splits into two virtual cores and performs more than one task simultaneously. Let’s take a closer look at the advantages of a hyper...

What is hyperthreading?