Checking your hard disk space.
Examining any folder permissions.
Examining security features.
Installing security software patches.
Updating antivirus software.
Performing regular back-ups.
Monitoring network temperature.
Greater life for your server equipment
Maintenance even after your warranty expires
What is server maintenance?Server maintenance is process of keeping a server software updated and running so that a computer network can operate smoothly and avoid downtime or loss of data. Regular maintenance will keep the server running as expected and will help avoid a total or partial network failure.
How do servers crash?The most common cause of a server failure is a power failure. Storms, natural disasters, and citywide power outages can shut your server off if you don't have a backup generator. Server overload can cause sporadic or system-wide crashes. That's basically when too many users are accessing your server all at once.
What happens when a server fails?Server failure is a common issue that affects all organization types and sizes, and the cost of server downtime can include days without system access to loss of critical business data. This can lead to operation issues, service outages and repair costs.
What is a monitoring server?Server monitoring is the process of gaining visibility into the activity on your servers ā€" whether physical or virtual. Servers are devices (or increasingly, applications) that store and process information that is provided to other devices, applications or users on-demand.