Dedicated Servers

How To Install MongoDB on Linux

A database is a great and easy way to store information for your site or application. One of the most common database engines you may hear about is MySQL. While this is a common solution, and viable, some may choose to use MongoDB. MongoDB is similar in that it provides an easy to use database.…

Dedicated Processor Difference

We offer several different CPU options with our Dedicated servers and have created this article to provide a more comprehensive comparison chart of their specifications to help you choose among them.   CPU Comparison Chart Some of our highest tier Dedicated servers are dual socket and have 2 of the same CPUs installed; these servers…

What is RAID

When you choose to buy a Dedicated Server from Hostwinds, you will notice the option to include RAID as part of your server. There are various types, or “levels” of Raid, which are different in what they do and why they’re used. We’ll walk through them here. Raid Levels   Raid 0 Also known as…