DayZ server hosting
DayZ server: How to host your own DayZ server
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Hardly any other survival game gives the player as much freedom in terms of decisions as the zombie-survival-title DayZ. Team player or lone wolf - the choice is entirely up to the user. If you want to play together with friends and have control over mods, world and play style, you should run your own DayZ server. We will teach you how to host a DayZ server - step by step.

DayZ server: How to host your own DayZ server
What is CMOS?
What is CMOS?
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Due to its reliability, low power consumption, and durable design, CMOS memory is an essential component of modern computers, watches, and even radars. What CMOS is precisely, how the technology works and in which products such memory is installed, will be explained in the following text.

What is CMOS?
Preparing to configure Windows
Preparing to configure Windows is stuck – how to fix it?
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After a computer update, you may see the message: “Preparing to configure Windows. Do not turn off your computer.” It can take a while for the process to finish so patience is in order. However, if you’ve been waiting for a long time, preparing to configure Windows may be stuck. Find out how to fix it.

Preparing to configure Windows is stuck – how to fix it?
FS 22 Server
FS 22 server: Play Farming Simulator 22 together
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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.

FS 22 server: Play Farming Simulator 22 together
What is a VPS (virtual private server)?
What is a VPS (virtual private server)?
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A virtual private server (VPS) is a compromise between shared hosting and a dedicated server. The VPS product allows web hosts to combine the strengths of both hosting models in one, cost-efficient IaaS solution. We’ll take a closer look at this hosting solution, demonstrating how a virtual private server works, exploring the advantages and disadvantages of it, and deciding who the model is best...

What is a VPS (virtual private server)?
What is a proxy server?
What is a proxy server?
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A proxy server is a network component that provides an interface between a private network and the internet. A proxy makes it possible to have an influence on the data traffic, to cache packet data, and to conceal the identity of the communication partners by using different IP addresses.

What is a proxy server?
Hexadecimal system
The hexadecimal system
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What are hexadecimal numbers and why are they one of the most important notations in IT? In computer engineering, the hexadecimal system is used to represent large numbers with as few digits as possible. Keep reading to learn about the basics of the number system and what the difference between hexadecimal numbers and binary or decimal numbers is.

The hexadecimal system
Anycast
Anycast: Routing scheme for flexible and stable networks
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Anycast is a routing scheme that is used to optimize data traffic in networks. Parallel accessible servers, which are assigned the same anycast address, distribute loads better and compensate for network problems. Hacker attacks can also cause less damage. We’ll explain how it works, as well as the advantages of anycast.

Anycast: Routing scheme for flexible and stable networks
What is DBaaS
DBaaS (Database as a Service): databases in the cloud
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Relational database systems such as MySQL no longer necessarily have to be hosted in-house. With Database as a Service – or DBaaS for short – one or more databases are outsourced to the cloud, saving costs and capacity. Here we explain how DBaaS works, what it’s suitable for, and what advantages and disadvantages it has.

DBaaS (Database as a Service): databases in the cloud
What is Gaia-X?
Gaia-X: the European digital project
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Google, Amazon, Facebook, Alibaba, Tencent: Data infrastructure is dominated by a few large corporations, none of which come from Europe. Gaia-X aims to change that. A group of politicians, businesspeople, and researchers hope the concept will strengthen the development of European digital projects, and increase the importance of transparency, data protection, and cloud independence.

Gaia-X: the European digital project