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A collection of information across servers and system of all kinds that starts right at the basics.

How To Backup And Restore MySQL With Mysqldump


What is Mysqldump? Mysqldump is an excellent tool for backing up the contents of your databases to a file. This file can then be moved around, stored offsite and and restored with ease. Backing Up MySQL Backup A Single Database To backup a single database you need to have the sql login for a user…

Getting Started With Your VDR (Virtual Dedicated Resources) Pool

  What Is A VDR? At Impact VPS, a VDR standards for Virtual Dedicated Resources. This is different from a standard virtual server in that we do not create the servers for you. Instead, we put all the resources that you have paid for into a resource pool. From that pool you can then dedicate…

How To Login To A VPS Using SSH and PuTTY On Windows


Overview For those new to having a VPS (Virtual Private Server), it can be a bit confusing starting out. One of the largest initial confusions is “How do I login?”. Many beginners come from shared hosting where a GUI panel is provided, often cPanel, where everything can be done with the click of a button.…