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What is the Hosting?

Hosting is a place in a servant where the individuals or organizations lodge their website. This it is a service that will allow him to publish its webpage in Internet, to have his e-mails with the name of his company, among others many more applications.
In our Web Hosting we offer services where we provide a space in our servers so that you can lodge archives for your website and they are online. We provide connectivity with Internet so that other computers can accede to those archives of your website.

What is the service of Web Hosting?

The service of hosting is the leasing of a space in the hard disk of a servant connected directly to the network of Internet to lodge its website and to use accounts of post office. This allows that the sites and the services of the clients are available for everybody, the 24 hours, the 365 days of the year. So that this works, the client must be owner of a domain, since this is the only form to identify in Internet to a website as well as its accounts of post office.
Whichever better he is the servant where you lodge his webpage, you you benefitted with majors benefits and better response time from his site towards his visitors in the Web.
Our Hosting has servers of last generation connected directly to the Backbone de Internet through multiple superfluous lines, assuring an optimal level yield.

As a service of hosting is used?

First it is that the client has his own domain to be able to operate. The domains .pe or .com .pe are regulated by www.punto.pe. This organization would ask to him that company of hosting wants to point its domain. You can change his supplier of hosting simply entering the DNS that the present company gives to him. Once you asked for the service and she already has his DNS aiming at our company, its service of hosting is ready to work.
You directly raise his website by means of a called tool FTP or from our Control Panel. In this last one, You can create and activate his accounts of customized post office.

Which is the difference between hosting and domain?

A domain is the right to the use of a name in Internet, is the direction of its Web in the network.
The domain name is necessary to buy it, to acquire or to register a domain is to have the right to use that direction, exclusively and for everybody.
Hosting or lodging Web, are a space in a servant so that when somebody keys its name of domain in its navigator, this it sees the information that is stored in that space of servant.
You can have all the domains that you want without having hosting, to avoid that nobody plus has it and only to protect them.

Which is the difference between servant Windows and Linux?

For any normal website in HTML or Flash, that does not have dynamic programming (handling of language or data bases as ASP, PHP, etc.) the two platforms are completely similar. In fact, in equality of conditions the Linux platform is much more recommendable for this type of sites that the one of Windows, because she is more robust and it presents majors benefits and to smaller cost.

What is a domain?

The domains are the Internet address that is going to identify to its website and accounts of post office, for example www.tusitio.pe
The intention of the domains is to allow the connected users to Internet to find websites and to send E-mail to directions with simple names, without having to memorise the numerical directions that in fact are those that locates to the computers or servers in Internet.
A domain finished in .pe or .com .pe implies a domain in. The institution that handles, regulates and sells these domains is www.punto.pe.
Also international domains as .com - .net exist - .org - .tv, etc.
In order to be able to use a service of hosting he is indispensable that the client has a domain.

What is a subdomain?

The form easiest to understand a subdomain is to think about this as a domain within its main domain, for example, if we have tusitio.pe as our domain and, next, clientes.tusitio.pe serious a subdomain. It would be possible to be shelp that the subdomains are as subfolders, since within the domain we could have a called folder “mail” or “clients”. This subdomain can even have content or specific information and another content with name and design different from first.
You can even extend easily his site and, to simply make use of the new subdomains that do not require the use of a third party, using the option in the Control Panel of the website.

What is a domain in Car park?

The domain in car park is an option that allows him to point two or more names of domains (it must be owner of those domains, by all means) to a main domain. For example our company has as main domain to www.tusitio.pe but also we can have as car park the www.tusitio.com domain.
The domains in car park do not allow to have different content.

What is a FTP?

The FTP is the tool that allows him, through the network, to copy files from a computer to another one. And it, without mattering absolutely where these computers are located, or if they use the same operating system: it is enough with which they are connected to Internet.
The purpose of this program is to facilitate the copy or the transfer of files from the disc of a computer to the disc of another one, without running no type of risk of loss of information; and of a fast way and simultaneously very simple.

What is a DNS

The DNS or Domain Name System (System of Names of Domain) are and hierarchic a distributed database that stores information associated to names of domain in networks as Internet. Although as data base the DNS is able to associate different types from information from each name, the most common uses are the allocation of names of domain to directions IP and the location of the servers of e-mail of each domain.
In summary: the DNS are identifiers of services for the Internet network (it identifies that hosting or that used its domain).

What is Webmail

It is a system of visualization and handling of his post office by means of his navigator.