Migration to Amazon Web Services... How to choose instance size? [closed]view story

http://serverfault.com – We are currently using Rackspace Cloud Sites for hosting a lot of company-related websites. Because of shortcomings with the service (stuff like no SSH access...), we are considering moving to another hosting service. We are going to be evaluating Amazon Web Services and other options. For AWS, there seem to be a TON of different options for instances sizes and services. (HowTos)

Why does df shows only half the size of a RAID10 array?view story

http://serverfault.com – I've created a RAID10 array using 4 75G drives, to create a storage of 150G. After everything finished (including the initial syncing), everything looked good except the output of df -h which showed only 73G storage on the designated mount point. Details: The machine is an m1.large Ubuntu 11.10 instance on Amazon EC2. The 4 drives are EBS drives, each is 75G in size. The RAID10 array was crea (HowTos)

Adidas Article 2437 Adidas Mens Kanadia Path twoview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Adidas Mens Kanadia Trail 2 Trail jogging shoe assessment provides you with each of the data you have to know. It can only inform you on all you would like to know about this shoe. Because Adidas is all-around for any variety of years, its products are trustworthy.This shoes sturdiness will definitely be sure that it lasts you for any lengthy time. (Hardware)

How do I determine the ARN of my Amazon route53-hosted zone?view story

http://serverfault.com – I've got some machines which automatically update DNS in Route53. So far there are only two zones in Route53, and both of them are updated this way, so I have an IAM policy which says "blah blah blah, Resource: "*"" and everything is good. (HowTos)

Amazon Prime not updating on some of my debian 'puters. (SOLVED)view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Just wondering if many people are using this service to stream videos.  Recently amazon has been updating it's player and on crunchbang bpo it updates and plays fine.  :D On some of my other boxes, running my older version of statler, the update does not complete and some videos will not play.  Does anyone know why this may be?  Curiously, my LM12 will not update also.&nbs (HowTos)

AcetoneISO, is a feature-rich and complete software application to manage CD/DVD images.view story

http://linuxlandit.blogspot.com – AcetoneISO is a free software program to mount and manage image files. Its goals are to be simple, intuitive and stable. Written in Qt 4, this software is meant for all those people looking for a "Daemon Tools for Linux". However, AcetoneISO does not emulate any copy protection while mounting. (HowTos)

Confirmed: Apple Chooses Oregon for its Third Data Centerview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – The North Carolina data center Apple built a few years back wasn’t enough, so the company built an identical one next to it, cookie-cutter style. Now apparently that’s not enough either, which is why Apple is once again building another data center, this one in Prineville, Ore. So what does Apple need all this data space for? (IT news)

How does mysql determine the hostname of its clients?view story

http://serverfault.com – I'm trying to create a MySQL user which will only be allowed to connect to the MySQL database from a specific hostname. grant all on db_name.* to 'user_name'@'appserver-lan.mydomain.com' identified by 'some_passwd' By checking the user table on the mysql db, I can see that the user was created successfully: use mysql; select * from user where User='user_name' and Host='appse (HowTos)

Amazon EC2 abuseview story

http://serverfault.com – I am using amazon 85 ec2 instances. Day before yesterday got emails from AMAZON for AMAZON EC2 abuse. (HowTos)

ASUS Transformer Prime Reviewview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – There’s no question that ASUS has become one of the most popular brands for Android tablets in just a short amount of time. The original Transformer had top-notch specs at an affordable price which resulted in short supplies right out of the gate. Fast forward about 6 months, and the follow up, the Transformer Prime launched with the best specs of any tablet in the world. (IT news)