• Which cloud computing platform should we choose for our project?

    Our team is working on a project for our organization and we're trying to decide which cloud service would be best for us to use. We're deciding between EC2 (which has virtual servers but sometimes a pain), Azure (which is great for apps) and GAE (which is good for Python). In your opinion, which...

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  • How should I secure Amazon EC2 and EBS storage?

    I recently installed a Fedora Linux AMI on my Amazon EC2. Now, I want to connect to EBS storage but I have several security concerns. What should I do (security wise) to stop hackers and secure my instance/EBS? What are the next steps. Thank you in advance.

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  • Getting SSH error message when setting up Amazon EC2 instance

    I'm relatively new to cloud computing and I've recently started using Amazon EC2 but I'm running into a few issues when trying to set up my first instance. I tried using this first: ec2-run-instances --instance-type t1.micro ami-7f418316 -k ec2-keypair I also used the public DNS provided but the...

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  • Open IT Forum: What tech blogs and Twitter feeds do you follow?

    Each month, we cast the net asking what [Insert tech topic here] Twitter feeds and blogs you read, but this month is a free for all! We want to know any and all tech blogs or Twitter feeds you trust, admire, and follow religiously. We want links and we'd love to hear why you love them and how long...

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  • Can I run a 64-bit AMI on Amazon EC2?

    I'm currently using Amazon EC2, along with a 64-bit AMI. When I open EC2, the "Instance Type" only has Large, Extra large and High CPU-Extra Large (there's no Small). Is this because I'm using a 64-bit? Can I run EC2 with a 64-bit AMI? Thank you.

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  • Amazon EC2 and SQL Server licensing

    Now, I didn't want to make any assumptions but if I read it correctly, Amazon EC2's Windows with SQL option has the licensing costs bundled with their instance charges. Anyone know if that's actually true? Has anyone used a SQL instance to see if the charges are from Amazon (so you won't have to...

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  • Should we use Amazon EC2 or Windows Azure for an ASP.NET MVC application?

    If we're trying to build an ASP.NET MVC application (that's going to use SQL databases), should we use Windows Azure or Amazon EC2? We're assuming since we're going to use SQL, then Windows Azure will be the better fit but we wanted to check first. Thanks for the input!

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  • How to check the performance of a Windows app in Amazon EC2

    We're using a Windows application that's currently running on Amazon EC2 but we're having trouble looking at its performance so far. Does anyone know how to look its performance?

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  • Stopping an Amazon EC2 instance with “instance store”

    I have an Amazon EC2 instance (with instance store) that's being used as a root device and I need it stopped but I can't with the command EC2-stop-instances. Here's the command: Client.UnsupportedOperation: The instance 'i-XXXXXXXX' does not have an 'ebs' root device type and cannot be stopped. How...

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  • Swap EBS device in Amazon EC2

    I currently have Amazon EC2 with an "instance store" devices that's used as the root device. I'm trying to attach an EBS device to that very same instance but it needs to be the root device. Does someone know if that's possible? Thanks for the help!

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  • Windows Server 2003 on Intel DH55TC

    I have an Intel DH55TC MB with Intel Core i-3. Now my problem is that, it does not support to install Windows Server 2003 / 2008. After workground, it supports only Windows 7, XP(Pro) and Vista. Is there any patch / tools / other way to overcome my problems. Server virtualization is also possible,...

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  • Application using memory

    When some applications (like VLC media player) in a system is opened, how does it access the cache, virtual memory etc. to get it open?

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  • What is the purpose of VMware?

    what is the purpose of vmware ?

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  • What are the Web SQL storage limitations for Android and Chrome?

    I'm writing a web application that's going to store over 40MB of offline data in a Web SQL database. It needs to work in several browsers including: Safari, Android (mobile) and Chrome. I know how much storage the Safari desktop currently holds (500 MB) but I can't find anything when it comes to...

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  • Oracle buys Nimbula?

    I was wondering if Oracle will bring out Nimbula as a product? or will they bring it out as one of their services they can offer?The reason for this question is, Ubuntu uses Openstack with the MaaS feature (very similar to Nimbula's feature of adding nodes with no configuration). Which is quite a...

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  • DHCP problem L3 switch with vlans

    Hi, I have searched this forum and found a lot of help regarding this problem. I have 3 Vlans configured on my Dell PowerConnect 6224 (L3 Switch) and a DHCP server Windows Server 2000 with different subnet scopes, as far as I know I need to set-up a bootdhcprelay server and enable bootdhcprelay...

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  • How can I create a virtual network interface in Microsoft Windows?

    Now I know on Linux that it's possible to create a TUN interface (using a TUN driver) that can provide almost a "network interface psuedo-device" that's treated as a regular network interface. Can I do this programatically in Microsoft Windows? Can I do it without writing my own driver?

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  • Which platform for a private/hybrid cloud?

    My company is looking to deploy a private cloud, and we've been considering Eucalyptus, OpenNebula, Nimbus, vSphere, abiCloud and Joyent. I'm very interested in Eucalyptus and OpenNebula, since they are both  open source, they have many features, they both support Amazon EC2 and  Amazon APIs and...

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  • Is there a way to create a virtual storage space?

    On our Windows OS platform, we're currently using a third-party SDK and one of the methods is this: void ReadData(string filePath); Now, it does require a filename for this method. But we don't want to drop a file into our HDD, then use its filename as the parameter. Is there a way we can create a...

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  • How to convert physical server to Hyper-V?

    How to convert physical Stand alone server to hyper v( VHD)?

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