Auto-Billing is also known as recurring billing. It enables the customers to automatically pay the invoice as soon as it gets created.
CName is short for canonical name. It refers to a record in a DNS database which indicates the canonical or the host name of a computer that its aliases are associated with. For example, www is a canonical name of the domain MyDomain.com, which means that MyDomain can also be accessed by www.MyDomain.com
Using COM, machine-readable data is converted to human-readable information
A zone in the Domain Name System (DNS) is a subdivision of the entire DNS namespace.
This is a name which uniquely identifies your computer in the network, in english. It is equivalent to IP address at the back end.
Indexing maps words to documents, and to locations within documents.
An invoice is a bill to the customer from the seller (one who provides product or services).In Hosting Controller, hostadmin provides it services to the resellers. And a re-seller provides services to the respective webadministrators. So a hostadmin issues invoices to the re-seller and, re-seller issues invoices to the webadministrators.
It is a numeric unique identifier of your computer in the network. No other computer can have this number as itís IP. Any computer which is hosting a website has an IP address to connect to the World Wide Web.
The live role is actually the role a server is performing. It is given the name live role to differentiate it from the backup role. To provide a fluent trafficking of data, servers in the cluster may be given live roles. This role may depend on thekind of resources that server possess (installed softwares, disk space, processing power etc). This role for that server is decided on the time of its insertion in the cluster.
There can be two modes of payments In Hosting Controller. Off-line payment and Online payment. The off-line payment is done through the cheques. And the Online payments is donethrough the credit card.
Hosting Controller supports multi currency. It means that you can set any default currency for you your control panel of you own choice. By setting default currency, all your transactions will be made into the selected currency.
MX is short for exchange record, which is an entry in a domain name database which identifies the mail server responsible for e-mails for that domain name. Each domain can have multiple mail routes, each assigned a priority number. The mail route with the lowest number identifies the server responsible for the domain. Other mail servers listed can be used as backups.
The panel allows you to have any of both supported platforms i.e. Windows and Linux on the server. Here it display you whether the server has Windows or Linux.
A payment gateway a combination of software and hardware components, that performs credit card information processing over the internet. Payment gateways are used by Hosting Controller to perform the auto-billing.
Your profile is a set of personal information that allows Hosting Controller quickly contact you. You are prompted to fill in your profile the first time you log in Hosting Controller. It is recommended to keep this information up to date.
Each server added in the cluster can be used for either only resellers or for both resellers and shared hosting; this needs to be made clear while adding a new server. Everyone: It refers to the shared hosting. Selecting this option makes server available for shared hosting only. Reseller Only : It refers to the dedicated hosting. Selecting this option makes server available for reseller hosting only.
Recurring Billing is also known as Auto-Billing. It enables the customers to automatically pay the invoice as soon as it gets created.
A server which has HC7 installed on it choosing the Sub-Sequent Server option will automatically becomes the part of the registered server.
This is capacity of the resource on the server for a respective role.
Every server can have one or more role(s) in the cluster. This role(s) needs to be set every time a new server is added to the cluster. Following are the four available roles for a server, in the cluster. Web Server, DNS Server, Mail Server & Database Server.
All the servers in the cluster have a common User interface. And they all can be managed from that single UI. The end user (both resellers and webadmins) however will be given the feel of a single server for the sake of ease and to avoid confusionfor the user end and to ensure security for the hostadmin end.
HC7 strictly follows the principal of standardization for the cluster. This standardization is done under the Global Settings section. You only have to set standards for all the roles (Database server, web server, DNS server, Mail Server) of servers in your cluster.