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Server Maintenance Plan – Your key to a fast, secure server

Owning a server is much like owning a car.

You don’t have to be an automobile engineer to ride around in a car. It’ll take you places. You just need to fill in gas, check air pressure, and occasionally get it serviced.

In the same way, you don’t have to be a server expert to own (or rent) one and run your business apps in it.

But many server owners forget to get it routinely serviced. They pay their bills and assume all will be well.


How to fix Magento error “Syntax error or access violation: 1118 Row size too large”

As a server administration company, we often get support requests from website and server owners.

Recently we were called on to fix this error in a Magento 2 server:

SQLSTATE[42000]: Syntax error or access violation:1118 Row size too large. The Maximum row size for the used table type, not counting BLOBs, is 65535. This includes storage overhead, check the manual. You have to change some columns to TEXT or BLOBs


How to speed up Magento – Top 10 proven ways [Updated 2018]

Magento is a popular eCommerce app for a lot of reasons – it’s secure, feature rich and super stable.

BUT, it has an Achilles’ heel – Poor Speed

The default settings in Magento is not optimized for speed, and pages can take up to 10 seconds to load. (more…)

Speed up website – How the perfect server solution can boost your slow websites

A slow website does more harm to your business than good. Not only would customers abandon it, they may also share negative reviews with others.

We’ve seen scenarios where a single website slows down the entire server. In our server administration services, we often get requests to speed up websites.


3 prime ingredients that help us deliver web server support par excellence

3 prime ingredients that help us deliver web server support par excellence

Web servers plays an integral role in web hosting, as they help render lightning fast websites for online businesses. But improperly configured or inadequately maintained web servers can cause website downtime and loss.

In our role as Outsourced Tech Support for web hosts, we provide specialized web server support aimed at delivering high speed and highly secure web servers.

We’ve learned that speed and security are the pivotal aspects for a web server. Today, we’ll see the prime ingredients of our service that help us deliver outstanding web server support for our customers. (more…)

Configuring Apache for Maximum Performance

Configuring Apache for Maximum Performance

Apache is an open-source HTTP server implementation. It is still the most popular web server on the Internet. The August 2015 Web Server Survey conducted by Netcraft [1] shows that about 37.51% of the web sites on Internet are using Apache.


Configuring Litespeed Webserver

If you are looking for a fast webserver, stop searching and take a look at LiteSpeed Webserver. It is an apache emulator with high performance. It can double the server speed at the same time reduce the server load by half. LiteSpeed has now powered some of the world’s popular websites like WordPress.Com, AirLiners.Net (both having 30+ millions hits per day). LiteSpeed Web Server is the core product of LiteSpeed Technologies Inc. The web server survey conducted on 2006 shows that LiteSpeed powers over 3,00,000 domains and is the 6th most popular web server platform in the world.


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