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Cloud computing, also known as on-demand computing, is a kind of Internet-based computing where shared resources and information are provided to computers and other devices. It is a model for enabling ubiquitous, on-demand access to a shared pool of configurable computing resources. Cloud computing and storage solutions provide users and enterprises with various capabilities to store and process their data in third-party data centers, relying on sharing of resources to achieve coherence and economies of scale.

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I have a customer who would like to monitor the web traffic to and from a specific site (on a DMZ) for the purpose of reporting and statistics. Can anyone suggest a software for this?

Thanks in advance.
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citrix presentation server can i use the same Citrix receiver download from Citrix for windows 7
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My MacBook shows the appointment(s)
The appointment(s) show in iCloud.com
The appointment(s) do NOT show in my iPhone.

The weird thing is that some appointment from the Calendar indeed show in the iPhone, others don't. I can't see a rhyme or reason.

The calendar is stored directly in the iCloud account (and not in Gmail, etc...)

What I've tried so far:
1. In iPhone iCloud settings, I checked to "unsync" the Calendar and delete all the appointments.
Then I restarted the phone.
Then I went in again and re-check to again "sync" the Calendar.
Again, many of the appointments show up, while others do not.  

What should I do next to troubleshoot?

Greg
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I want to practice my Windows 2008 Administrative skills for the following.
1.Installation and Configuration
2.Setup of DHCP and DNS
3.Group Policy and Security

Is there a Cloud / Virtual enviornment I can ""rent out"", ?? can you recommend a service.
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Why are Photos not transferred to my Ipad's PhotoStream when copied to my Win7 Desktop's PhotoStream folder?  The location of the Win7 PhotoStream folder is shown in the Win7 Icould Control Panel.  Files that are copied to that specific folder are not transferred to my Ipad's Photostream.  Both the Ipad and the Win7 Desktop have been left operating for several hours.  

Thanks,
Howie
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I have a 2008 r2 server running Exchange in HyperV, on the host server its also running IIS website. Under the default website there are two directories, patient and patientEP. I need to be able to access the second directory from outside through a web browser over an HTTPS.  Currently port 443 is being used by Exchange, so I have to use an alternate port for the SonicWALL. I do not mind the url using 444 as it will just be a hyper link

ISP - SonicWALL - Server

If I enable binding on the default website for port 443 the application crashes. I do have a wild card SSL installed.
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Hello,

Can anyone help me with azure web hosting? I'm trying to increase the upload limit for my WordPress website. I read an article saying I should upload a .user.ini file to the foot of the directory and put in upload_max_filesize = 100M however it's only registering as 8MB upload limit and can't seem to make it move any higher.
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I am looking for a DNS hosting provider and it is not easy to trust the providers out there. They all say they are award winning and so forth. I just want to know the recommendations from the experts. Thanks
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I have a report that I do each month that requires me to access three different websites, download files from the website, usually in *.csv, then manipulate the contents to match the database I'm using, etc.  The accessing and downloading are the time consuming part and I was hoping to find a way to automate that.  I have some experience with C/C++ programming and VBA.  I am wondering if anyone knows a way to go to the site, login, find the data set I'm looking for, and then download the file.  If I can do that, I could then use VBA for the rest.
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there is an I cloud  photos folder keep appearing in my pictures folder after I delete it. I do not use iPhone any more. how can I make sure the I cloud photos does not generate it self and re appear back in my pictures folder  any more
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I'm looking at Google's collaboration suite as an enterprise option. I have 5000+ users spread across the globe  - 98 sites. We're looking to use gmail, hangouts, sites and drive for a large portion of the users. Many of the sites are in fairly remote locations with minimal bandwidth (1.5mb up to 20mb for larger sites) and backhaul to 13 different egress points.  It's been extremely difficult to get any real information out of Google on just what I would expect in regards to bandwidth consumption (they're trying to sell it of course that I shouldn't have to do anything). I'm working on the planning aspect for changing our WAN design to add additional egress points to address latency issues and am struggling with the bandwidth upgrades without any true measures. If anyone has had any experience with this any guidance would be much appreciated.
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I have some data on a SQL Azure database. Is it possible to use power pivot in Excel to connect to this data source?

Thanks in advance.
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I have Google Drive installed on two computers:  Dell Desktop and HP Laptop.  Both have Windows 7.  It has 307GB, 57,682 files and 6,927 folders.

I just installed Google Drive about a month ago.  I started small and started adding large primary folders as I saw success.  With my last batch for Folder X with 220GB size, I started to have the duplicate folder problems where the duplicate folders are marked with "(1)" after the folder name.

Using Karen's Directory Printer, I was able to analyze the duplicate folders in Excel.  Basically, about 34 primary folders and 147 sub folders are duplicated.

I believe my methodology with this last batch caused the problem:
1.  On HP Laptop, I turned off Google Drive
2.  On Dell Desktop, I copied Folder X from DropBox to Google Drive
3.  I waited until Google Cloud was synced.  
4.  On HP Laptop, I then I copied Folder X from DropBox to Google Drive
5.  On HP Laptop, I turned on Google Drive to begin syncing the folders and files.
At this point, the replications began.

Attempted Fix
On HP Laptop, I decided to start from scratch:
   1.  I turned off Google drive
   2.  I removed the entire Google Drive ( all 307GB) - deleted this!  Yes, I have a backup!
   3.  I installed Google Drive again.
To my surprise, the replications continued.

Research
I researched this on Google.  I see that I can send an error report to Google Drive.  At the risk of sounding stupid, I am not sure which is the Google Drive …
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I need to uninstall Microsoft OneDrive from my C:\ drive and re-install on my E:\drive, which is a 2nd hard drive I have.

I googled this (and searched EE) and saw various posts but it was kind of a smattering and I didn't want to poke around with what I found.

So looking for some experts help to do this as painlessly as possible. I have OneDrive on other PC's so I'm not worried about losing anything, plus I can operate on the OneDrive web page. But I'm running out of space on C:\drive and need to move everything to E:\ drive.
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Hi, since SBS is no longer available we have been mostly supplying our customers with Windows 2012 R2 with Hosted Exchange. We are comfortable with this.

My question relates to the use of Office 365 in full cloud mode and it's suitability to replace an existing SBS server that works ok but is ageing.

Our client wants to move fully to the cloud to have the benefits of access to files from multiple locations/ on mobile phones/ etc.

How are you guys achieving this? I've read about sharepoint sites but understand they are limited, and onedrive is for syncing users local files only apparently..

Currently they have:

SBS 2003
150gb file data
No LOB applications that require a server

My main concern surrounds how we setup a simple file sharing system that everyone can use - ideally not web based, but using mapped drives which are familiar. We don't want to incorporate third party tools unless it's impossible otherwise!

Thanks
Ben
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I have a client with an Amazon S3 host (http://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonS3/latest/dev/Welcome.html) that contains a "bucket" with hundreds of PDF and other files.

They want a user to login against a database, and if successful have access to all the files in the bucket (one of the files in the bucket is a Table of Contents that links to all the other files).

I haven't worked with Amazon S3 before. If I were doing this on a regular Windows or Linux host, I would probably secure the directory somehow, write an ASP or PHP script to log the user in, then find some way to authenticate the user if they have an active session logged in.

I would like to do the login from an HTML page using a form, rather than having the user login as a system-level user on the server. I need to make it so trying to access URLs to the files in the bucket directly are not allowed (i.e., if the user would happen to know the filename of a file in the bucket, they couldn't just enter the URL and bypass the login).

I briefly looked at the Amazon S3 documentation related to Managing Access Permissions but got quickly confused. I don't know if this is beyond my capabilities or not. Would appreciate any advice on the best way to proceed.

Thank you!
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We are a design office of about 75 people that  are consistently transferring large files over the internet. Along with possible of adding SIP trunks for IP phones. We presently have a 20mb connection and it seems that it's really not doing the job. We are looking at alternative,possibly cheaper options for that service now that our contract with our provider is coming to an end. At the time we started the original service, we had no other options but T_1 lines that eventually gave way to the fiber.
There is now a cable company providing additional service to our building. My question is, do I stick with the expensive 20MB or can I get comparable performance, or better, out of a copper 50/10 or greater non symmetrical service. This may be obvious to some, but not me. Thanks
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I have an MS Access application running on the desktop (with FE & BE), and want to provide multi-user sharing capabilities of the back end. I've tried SharePoint, but struggled to get it to work. Also, it looks like there is a performance penalty with S.P.

Please suggest a simple solution which would (typically) involve using a web-based host (intranet is not an option).

Thanks,
Mitch
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Hey Guys

I have an installation of SBS 2008R1 which we're using as a file server, exchange server and sharepoint server.
I'm looking to move the email to hosted exchange.

My question is, if I move the email to hosted exchange. What happens with the in-house exchange and sharepoint built into the SBS 2008 server?
Do I need to disable the in-house exchange? If so is that possible? Won't the clients just think SBS is the exchange server and cause issues with adding hosted exchange mail accounts to Outlook?
Also  what will happen with emailing from sharepoint and it's integration with the in-house exchange?

Kind Regards
Aaron
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Hello

Never worked with SAN before, Our Hardware Provider advised if we can Have dedicated Switches along with SAN Storage ?

Is Normal Ethernet 1 Gbp switch Can do the work ? or there are some required more features in the SAN switch,
Like Managed for example ? need to know recommended features to have best performance.

Thank  you
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Hello.

I have an apache 2 webserver (on linux) with two virtual hosts. One virtual host is a web site that everyone is allowed to access , another virtual host is a web site that only certan computers on the web can access. The problem is, that some computers on the web do not have static ip addresses therefore I can not setup IP tables (and as far as I know --mac-source option only works on lan ?)

Is there another way to restrict access to virtual host ?
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I am using RDWeb to connect from a domain environment from Server 2008 R2 to Server 2012 using    https on ports 3389 and 443.  It is isolated to this network having issues and says "error on remote computer" or just times out.  If I take the client to another network it works fine so it seems like something ccould be going on with group policy or the windows advanced firewall
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Hi

I am using a ec2 instance in Amazon with server 2008 r2 i was using the trial version of RDP CAL for 120 days  but it has expired from then i could not RDP in to the VM it comes up with an error "The remote session was disconnected because there are no Remote Desktop License Servers available to provide a license." Tried few different ways no luck

Tried this as well - mstsc -v:xxxxx /F -console still the same error message

Restarted the VM few times no luck

Any help would be much appreciated
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I have dropbox app installed on my iphone.  So pictures on the phone are also in dropbox / accessible from anywhere I get into my dropbox account.  

But then can I delete them from the phone to free up space?  Or will that delete them from dropbox also?
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Good afternoon all,

I am looking for a product a little similar to dropbox however the twist is I want all the data  fully stored on my own server only not dropbox.

EG.
I have a private server in a data center.
I would like all the same functions of dropbox and google drive. However I don't want the data to leave my data server and be uploaded on the dropbox servers. I want my server to be the master server.

I assume software like this is available however I am not sure what to google even.
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Cloud Computing

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Cloud computing, also known as on-demand computing, is a kind of Internet-based computing where shared resources and information are provided to computers and other devices. It is a model for enabling ubiquitous, on-demand access to a shared pool of configurable computing resources. Cloud computing and storage solutions provide users and enterprises with various capabilities to store and process their data in third-party data centers, relying on sharing of resources to achieve coherence and economies of scale.