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5:56 am on Jan 29, 2006 (gmt 0)

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Hey guys i need some help with dedicated servers. My website got to a point where it's getting huge amount of hits with over 150 visitors on the site at the same time and my hosting plan just cant handle it. They told me i need to get a dedicated server. I dont really have much experience with them. Is it hard to set up? Also i have local broadband internet connection. Will they charge me more if i have thousands of people coming in and out from my server?

[edited by: DaveN at 10:00 am (utc) on Mar. 6, 2006]
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3:46 am on Jan 30, 2006 (gmt 0)

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You don't need a dedicated server with that volume of people. You should be able to handle that with a regular hosting plan at the right company.
5:44 pm on Jan 30, 2006 (gmt 0)

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accordning to my host i do

[edited by: DaveN at 10:00 am (utc) on Mar. 6, 2006]

6:52 pm on Jan 30, 2006 (gmt 0)

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Change hosting companies. your host is just trying to upsell you something you don't really need yet.

[edited by: DaveN at 10:00 am (utc) on Mar. 6, 2006]