If you have been in or around the web hosting business at all in the past few years, you have heard of the “cloud” or “cloud servers.” You may have even heard of virtual servers, virtual machines, or virtual private servers. There are many different options to choose from. In this article, we will discuss […]
Recently, a community site known as Myth Weavers suffered a catastrophic database failure. The site, which stores information for a variety of different board games, is – or perhaps I should say, was – widely-used in the tabletop community. Unfortunately, earlier this month, a routine prune by the site’s administrator went horribly wrong.