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    What you get in return is access to this system, services and ressources:

    AttributeValue
    Operating systemUbuntu 20.04 LTS "focal fossa" with ESM and Livepatch
    KernelLinux Kernel 5.4.0-xx ("/proc" with "hidepid=2" option)
    CPUIntel Xeon (E-2176G)
    RAM64 GB ECC
    HDD8.0 TB (RAID 1)
    Quota (personal)20 GB in your home directory + 20 GB Owncloud space + MySQL
    Personal resource limits ("ulimit -a")150 max user processes, 1024 open files
    WAN connectivity1 GBit/s bandwidth (full-duplex), IPV4 and IPV6 connectivity
    DatabaseMySQL 8.0.xx (2 databases per user)
    Server locationGermany
    Backup conceptBackup + Backup-Copy (technology used: "Veeam Agent for Linux")
    E-Mail systemMTA is postfix / Mailbox is in "Maildir"-Format / Dovecot for IMAP
    Groupware (optional)Kopano (Zarafa) is implemented here for ActiveSync, Calendaring, ...
    Personal "crontab" and "at" jobs?Yes
    Background jobs ("screen", "tmux") ?Yes
    Private TCP/UDP port, on requestYes
    Account inactivity period?None. Your account with all the files remain forever.
    Homepage URL (with PHP7, CGI, PY)https://freeshell.de/yourname/ (and https://freeshell.de/~yourname/)
    Missing programs on the shell ?Everything from official Ubuntu Repos will be installed on request !