It’s no secret that Canadian businesses took a close look at their customer data privacy following the Snowden revelations more than a year ago. In fact, a full one third (33 percent) planned to move data outside of the US this year over concerns around the NSA, according to research from Peer 1 Hosting. Read More
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If you’re a web host, you want targeted, intend-to-buy visitors. Until recently, that was just not possible to achieve using the display network. Google has made strides in this area in the last year or so by adding Affinity audiences. Read More
Before e-mails. Before cloud servers. Before web hosting. Before technology as it exists today. That is when the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) of 1986 was enacted. As members of the Internet Infrastructure Coalition (i2Coalition), cPanel and SingleHop have long been involved in the fight to reform ECPA. ECPA’s 28th… Read More
The WHIR will host a networking event this coming Thursday, Oct. 23 in Washington D.C. WHIR Events are the perfect opportunity to meet and mingle with others in the hosting and cloud industry and make some new business connections. There will be an open bar, tasty appetizers and plenty of… Read More
Are you among one of the industry’s Hottest Hosts? If so, you do NOT want your company to be left out of the hosting industry’s most comprehensive printed and online web hosting service directory and buyers guide! Read More
A single cable disconnection can take part of the hosting network down, and without real-time visibility to the physical layer network, it can take hours to identify and amend the failure. Physical layer management (PLM) systems provide the real-time view of the physical network needed to improve hosting service provider uptime and customer service. Read More
Keynote speakers at the cPanel Conference spoke on marketing techniques and strategies for web hosts. Read More
Last night the WHIR held its annual networking event in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The EU events trip would not be complete without a stop in the capital of Netherlands, made up of a huge hub of hosters ripe with ping, power and pipe.
In case you have not heard, SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) is going to acquire cloud company Concur Technologies, Inc. (NSDQ: CNQR) for $8 billion.
Last night, WHIR Events held its annual UK networking event at Sky Bar, located at the Grange Holborn Hotel in the heart of London with a fantastic view of the city as the sun set. Read More
Many service providers feel like the big guys (Amazon, Google and Microsoft) are a threat. The question is what can you do about it? Do you work with them or compete against them, possibly using a federated approach?? Read More
Last week the WHIR had the pleasure of attending the Open-Xchange Summit in Munich, Germany, in the days leading up to Oktoberfest. Open-Xchange did an incredible job hosting a very warm and intimate one-day corporate event for partners and service providers from around the world.