I have thought about doing this many many time myself, but have continuously talked myself out of it. Instead of bringing everything inhouse, why not just get a dedicated server somewhere online? I am using Rackspace for ours and LOVE IT. No problems, is affordable and support is great. If you want more details or have any specific questions, email me off-list. Chris At 04:01 PM 2/15/2002, you wrote: >Hi, > >I am looking for information on how to set up a dedicated server set up >in my office. I know I would need a dedicated connection to the internet >but how would I get that? >I know that it would involve a lot of work with setting up firewalls, >web server security and all but I am dealing with very sensitive >material here. It is actually my husband's website and database. He >doesn't feel comfortable with having this information in a server shared >by many ..............and also he needs tons of space to store both the >database (which will get to be huge) and other graphic material. >I would like to have some feedback from those here who have that kind of >set up themselves and some tips on how I would go about getting it done... >Thank you, >-- >Flavia Tarzwell (FayeC) > >-- >For unsubscribe and other options, including >the Tip Harvester and archive of thelist go to: >http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !