Category: Servers

That new DC smell

  The shell of the building is up now for the really hard and time consuming part of building it out inside.

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Raspberry Pi: Teaching computer program and coding skills

All five to 14-year-olds in English state schools will be taught how to code in one change to the national curriculum designed to prepare children for the workplace.   Raspberry Pi’s director of educational development Clive Beale and Emma Mulqueeny, who set up an organisation which finds and brings together young coders, explained what skills …

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PoundHost Special Offer – DSi3-2100

I have just made live a special offer on the PoundHost website, we have a limited number of these servers that I am giving away at just £48.75 pm, that is a 25% saving on the normal list price. Built using the Dell PowerEdge R210 II chassis these are the new entry level servers at …

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UK Dedicated Server Pricing

I normally do a survey for Dedicated server pricing in the UK every month as part of my job, this ends up in a massive spread sheet that to be fair I am normally the only one that ever uses.   However I have change the way that I display the information, being that humans …

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Types of Webhosting Compared

1&1 Snap up a bargin in Arsys

It has been an open secret for the past few weeks or months that United Internet was looking to acquire Arsys, the Spanish Domains, hosting and cloud provider, however today it was officially announced in a press release that they had bought Arsys for 140 million Euros.  What effect will this have on the Spanish …

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PoundHost DSi3-2100

Dell R210 II: Intel Core i3-2100 2GB DDR3 RAM 1 x 500GB SATA HDD Linux/Windows 5000GB Monthly Transfer Up to 2 IP Addresses This is a great brand new entry level server, with flexibility increase the level of RAM and Storage, built using the same great quality Dell R210 II chassis that is used on …

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New Server on the range

I just quietly launched a new server on the range.  Expanding our use of the Dell PowerEdge C5000 servers we now have a improved server over the ever popular DS4.5. Featuring : Upgraded Intel Xeon Quad-core E3-1230v2 @ 3.3GHz 8GB DDR3 RAM 2 x 500GB SATA HDD (expandable to 4 x 3TB SATA, and …

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Some shots from the DC

Sorry about the quality, but the iPhone is not noted for it’s camera (come on you 920 I’m waiting for you).  This is a couple of shots of the first CS5 servers that we launched at PoundHost, This is what Dell servers look like when their specifically designed for the data centre environment, no pretty bezels or mouldings. The servers you …

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