Understanding Mirroring and Backup Disaster Recovery strategies

Internap facilitates and encourages customers to select the appropriate backup solution for their needs. Several complimentary technologies are available such as local mirroring and Idera/R1Soft. Here are three forms of redundancy: 1) Hardware redundancy (e.g. RAID) Hardware redundancy, such as RAID is an efficient and economical configuration and is useful when a hard drive fails or […]

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Resizing a virtual machine volume

Resizing a volume in Openstack is simple. First, use this command to resize the existing volume:   Next, you will have to perform an authentic ‘restart’,  as a simple ‘virtual’ restart will not be re-scanned. Stop and start the VM: The filesystem will automatically be resized to the total disk space available.

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Resizing a cloud server

Upgrading the size of an existing cloud server is simple. Log into the customer portal from the link on www.internap.com. Select the server you wish to resize. To the right, click on the icon under Actions and select Resize. Choose the upgrade and click the orange Resize Device button. That’s it! You will see an In […]

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