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Fall price drop on Intel Xeon Double Quad Core Servers at Equinix NY2 IBX®

September 10th, 2015 (Los Angeles, California) – Server hosting provider RedArray (www.redarray.net) today announced new fall prices on  selected HP® and Supermicro® hardware models equipped with Intel® Xeon® Double Quad Core CPU’s. Prices are dropped, effective immediately. New monthly hosting price on all L5420 servers is $169.00/mo. Base line spec being offered is as following. Data Center: NY2, […]

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What is CPU (processor), and how does it affect a dedicated server?

The CPU, or processor (central processing unit), is one of the most critical components of a server. It is responsible for handling all processing tasks, and delegating requests for resources between RAM, storage devices, and other parts of the system. The performance of a dedicated server is often directly related to the power of the […]

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How quickly are new servers setup?

The average deployment time for new dedicated servers is between 2 and 4 business days. Sometimes, it may take as long as 5-7 business days, or longer depending on stock availability. Setup times listed on the website are generall updated and accurate. We will always communicate with you throughout the setup process, and we welcome […]

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What is RAM, and how does it affect a dedicated server?

RAM, or random access memory, is a form of short-term storage used by computers. RAM is commonly used by applications and operating systems to store data that needs to be kept “ready,” and will need to be accessed very quickly in the near future. In contrast to Hard Disk or Storage, RAM (memory) directly affects server […]

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How to Check CPU (Processor) Speed on Linux Server (CentOS/Debian/Ubuntu)

Wondering how you can check and confirm the clock speed of your server’s CPU? On a Linux server it is easy to do: Access the server as the root user. Exeucte the command: cat /proc/cpuinfo The command will output a list of details for each physical CPU core, including lines like the following: processor : 1 vendor_id : […]

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How to Check Memory Amount (RAM) in Windows Server (2012, 2008, 2003)

To check the amount of RAM (physical memory) installed in a system running Windows Server, simply navigate to Start > Control Panel > System. On this pane, you can see an overview of the system’s hardware, including total installed RAM. [via https://www.redarray.net/portal/knowledgebase/28/How-to-Check-Memory-Amount-RAM-in-Windows-Server-2012-2008-2003.html]

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