How do I install Docker on Ubuntu?

Docker is an incredibly popular and fairly easy to use containerization platform. it makes it easy to replicate applications across multiple servers and create separate server environments for an application within a single server.  If you’re wondering how to install Docker on Ubuntu, you’re in the right place. In this article, […]

Cloud Server Pricing Guide

Cloud services play an important role in the hosting infrastructure of most modern businesses. It may be one of the most significant line items in your IT budget each month, so it’s important to understand the costs involved. In this article, we’ll explore cloud servers pricing so you can understand what […]

Setting Your Email Server Up: An Easy to Follow Guide

Have you ever wanted to quickly setup your own dedicated mail server? Mark here with ServerMania. For over 10 years, I’ve worked in the server hosting industry, configuring thousands of servers and writing countless articles on the simplest and most effective ways to accomplish server goals. Setting up a personal email […]

How to Make Your Own Cloud Backup Server

Nearly every day, another cloud storage service shuts down or becomes compromised. Making your own cloud backup server on a ServerMania Hybrid, Cloud, or Dedicated Server is a great option if you want to retain control of your own server. It sounds complicated, but building a backup server is actually really […]

Managing Cloud Automations

In this article, we’ll cover the basics for getting started with the ServerMania Cloud by exploring some of the automations you can leverage with a Cloud server.RecipesUnder Components in the main menu you will find a section called recipes. Each recipe is a set of instructions that triggers events at certain stages […]

Navigating the Cloud Dashboard

In this article, we’ll cover the basics for getting started with the ServerMania Cloud.Panel NavigationThe left side of the Dashboard contains the navigation menu. This menu allows you to view and manage your servers, view templates, and create recipes. The DashboardOnce you login to cloud.servermania.com you will be presented with the […]

Logging into the Cloud

In this article, we’ll cover the basics for getting started with the ServerMania Cloud by showing you how to login.Logging Into the CloudYou can login to the ServerMania Cloud by visiting cloud.servermania.com.You will login with the username and password you received during signup.Whitelisting an IP For LoginOnce you are logged […]

Cloud Server Billing

In this article, we’ll cover the basics for getting started with the ServerMania Cloud by discussing how Cloud servers are billed.How are Cloud servers billed?When you first sign up for a Cloud server account, a $50 pre-authorization will be created on your credit card to ensure there is sufficient funds. […]

Managing A Cloud Server

In this article, we’ll cover the basics for getting started with the ServerMania Cloud.Managing A Cloud ServerOnce the Cloud Server has been created, it will be listed under Virtual Servers on the left side of the page. The top of the page for the server contains a menu which allows you to navigate […]

Creating A New Cloud Server

In this article, we’ll cover the basics for getting started with the ServerMania Cloud by showing you how to add a cloud server.How to Add A Cloud ServerBegin by logging into the Cloud Control Panel. The Service Catalog on the left or the Create Server button at the top of the […]