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Powered by Renewable Energy

I just signed The-BOB up for a program at the colocation center where, for a few extra bucks a month, they will purchase renewable energy credits for the server. So we can say now that we are officially powered by … Continue reading

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Server consolidation

After a week of not running any services and not hearing any complaints about it, I cleaned up and shutdown both our original server and the “new” one that I planned to move to over a year ago but turned … Continue reading

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Colo lives again!

Just moved my personal account & sites to the new server and it works great! pretty speedy and no major issues. I use wordpress and gallery2 so by moving my site first, I figure out what software is missing, get … Continue reading

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Colo a NoGo

Well, looks like colo.the-bob.org in its current iteration will not be tenable for hosting. Unbeknownst to me when I signed the hosting contract was the unspoken fact that our internet connection would be rate limited to 256k/sec. This caused some … Continue reading

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colo.the-bob.org lives

This is probably the most exciting event in the 9yr history of The-BOB – the launch of our first actual colocated server that we own and can physically access if we need to. I took the server over to the … Continue reading

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