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Understanding Domain Name Service (DNS)

Friday, October 11th, 2013

DNS (Domain Name Service) is as fundamental to email and web services as address books and published street addresses and phone numbers are to other types of communications.  Without them, it is difficult to connect with new people and organizations and it is even inconvenient to communicate with your friends and family.

In this article, we cover the basic concepts involved in Domain Name Service (DNS) and domain registration, so that you can understand how they are involved in email and web hosting services.

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Manage HIPAA-Compliant and non-Compliant Domains with One Account!

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

LuxSci has introduced a number of per-domain security features that allow us to offer accounts that contain both HIPAA-complaint domains and non-compliant domains.

Previously, customers could order such a combination of domains, but they were segregated into completely separate accounts.  These new security features benefit our customers because:

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Additional Domain-Level Security Settings Now Available

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

LuxSci has updated its per-domain administrative controls, adding features that were previously only present in the global, account-wide configuration area.

Now, the following security and privacy features can be configured on a per-domain basis, unless they are already set up globally:

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Restrict User WebMail Access by IP

Tuesday, February 9th, 2010

Block AccessAdministrators of LuxSci accounts now have the ability to specify exactly from what locations their users are permitted to login to WebMail.  I.e. administrators can choose to allow WebMail access only from the Office or certain other places.  This is good for general account and information security.

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Control Disk Space Usage on a per-Domain Basis

Monday, June 1st, 2009

LuxSci has expanded its administrative disk space usage controls to domains.  Administrators can now optionally impose hard disk space limits on a per-domain basis, such that all users in a domain are suspended from using more space once the total space used by the domain reaches a pre-defined limit.

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