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Why does sending a newsletter require a third party?

It usually comes down to trust and guaranteed delivery. You don't pay 3rd party companies like Mailchimp or other to send emails, you pay them because they guarantee a very high rate of email delivery....
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Multiple dedicated server work as one

There are two options here, one would be to upgrade to a more powerful server if that is an option for you. The second, which is what you specifically reference is known as load balancing. This is ...
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Why does sending a newsletter require a third party?

You can send to mailing lists from your server. Mailman desperately needs an update for the 21st century web, but it does the job and is open source. It is part of cpanel if you are using that.
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How to smoothly change domain servers?

To do what you are asking all you need to do is open the domain record record for registration.abc.com and change it from point to the shared server to pointing to the VPS by changing the A record ...
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Multiple dedicated server work as one

There is always the option of upgrading/changing your server, or going for an n-tier solution, like @PlanetScale Networks describes in his answer. Optimization One thing I would like to point out ...
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How do I know if I really have a dedicated server?

Apologies if I cover anything you already know below. :-) Do I have a dedicated, private server, or not? How can [I] tell definitively? (Re-) Ask your hosting provider. Specifically, ask them if ...
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What is better for SEO? Host on a cloud with virtual CPU/RAM located in my country vs host from neighbour country on a dedicated CPU/RAM?

There are too many subtle variables at play to give a simple answer here, but maybe this will be helpful - if not to you, to others - Google cares about speed of page load - so this is what you need ...
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WordPress /wp-content in a higher internet speed/higher latency datacenter

You can't host /wp-content on a different server to the main site and use the same domain name to access it (unless you use a load balancer of some type which defeats the thrust of your question as ...
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Why does sending a newsletter require a third party?

Analog gave you a comprehensive answer. In two words: IP reputation. The takeaway is that not all IP addresses are equal in terms of reputation. If you send from a residential connection using a big, ...
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SQL Server Licensing for Web hosting

You are not allowed to do this. AS soon as your website is out in the public you will need to use subscribe to the SPLA from Microsoft which is the Service Provider's License Agreement. Basically, ...
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SQL Server Licensing for Web hosting

If these are your own websites and you have a dedicated server, you should be able to use SQL Server Express edition which is free and can be used in production - but there is a limit to the memory ...
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Is it possible to Host single website on multiple server?

Its better you can use AWS EFS Service or S3 to store your contents. If you still want to go with same and need solution then you can take another small server with 2TB HDD and install NFS to mount ...
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How do I know if I really have a dedicated server?

If it's a "shared server to a dedicated, private server" then, no, you don't have a dedicated server. A dedicated server means you are on it all by yourself. Running as a subdomain, and yes it's a ...
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what is difference between vps and Dedicated Servers

I'm late to this question, but you want a VPS here. (If you need to ask the question, the answer is automatically get a VPS) A VPS is a VIRTUAL Server. Its a part of an actual server, but you get ...
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Monitoring Dedicated Server Performance

As @closetnoc states what you are after is known as the performance monitor in Windows. To launch it open the run dialog and type in perfmon and press enter. To get an immediate and real-time view ...
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Ditch cPanel / WHM in favour of manual setup

In my opinion, cPanel has exactly two advantages: Its ubiquity. If I need a cPanel server in a hurry, I can get one provisioned in about ten seconds -- literally -- at any of a bazillion hosting ...
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