Once again I’m here to share basic info regarding digital marketing below is a basic layout regrading server selection. For the more knowledgeable readers they already know why a server selection is important for the new comers there used collect data. Please be advise this info is limited please feel free to drop me a DM on twitter.
What To Do
Onsite! Cloud based! Virtualization! Which option should you choose? The Choices can be browbeating and often complicated, but never the less your choice of servers will transform how you business success in the future. Now is the perfect time to consider making a server purchase since costs have dropped and development has improved to start using a server in your business- The question remains which one should you choose?
10 Server Brands
1. Hewlett Packard
8. Super Micro Computer
Many big name brands offer servers particular geared toward small business, even making the choice flexible. But you ask yourself How? What? and Why should I make this purchase.
A list of questions have been design to assist you with questions when deciding how to choice a server to meet your business needs.
1. How much space do you have to accommodate a server?
2. What is the server going to be used for?
3. What kind of connection does the workforce need? remote or onsite
4. How often will it used emails?
5. Will you be sharing files?
By prioritizing this list it will give you a clear understanding of what your business needs , resulting in choosing the correct server to for fill your business requirements with less hassle.
Below Are quick notes regarding main server OS brand and control panels.
|Server Operating Systems|
|Operating System||Company||Appropriate for:|
|Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard/Enterprise/Datacentre/Web Server/Small Business||Microsoft||Small, medium and large servers|
|Linux (Red Hat, Mandrake, Debian, SuSE, etc.)||Open Source||Small to large servers|
|FreeBSD 7.0||Open Source||Small to large servers|
- Plesk Panel.
- Ajenti Control Panel.
- Kloxo Panel.
- EHCP Panel.
I suggest a VPS using Cent OS with Cpanel this is pretty much the standard for most media buyers with limited server experience.