September 23, 2013 — How can we as an industry effectively communicate with people who have little or no knowledge or understanding of even the most basic hosting concepts? Read More
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September 19, 2013 — Pirates need domains too! Or at least that’s how it seems Thursday as there are a couple of promotions in celebration of Talk Like a Pirate Day. Read More
September 18, 2013 — Maybe it was intentional or due to SEC regulations, but every media source I checked out drastically understated Endurance International Group’s (EIG) real revenues when reporting the firm’s $400 million IPO. Read More
Web Host Industry Review the leading media outlet for the web hosting and cloud services industry, announced today its North American and European networking event schedule for 2014. The WHIR Networking events are free-to-attend, professional events that bring together hosting providers, data center providers, cloud service providers and vendors for… Read More
September 13, 2013 — In a Q&A with the New York Times on Friday, DreamHost CEO Simon Anderson offers a glimpse into the culture of DreamHost, a company that is known for its fun, laid back spirit (it’s kooky press releases are just one example). Read More
September 6, 2013 — According to a report by the New York Times, new documents show that the NSA invested billions of dollars back in 2000 to build and deploy “custom-built, superfast computers to break codes.” Read More
September 5, 2013 — Many convince businesses that placing their eggs in one basket is the best choice. It’s the whole “one-stop-shop” sale method, but it has its pitfalls. Read More
September 3, 2013 — The interesting decision for cloud providers will be: what do you do moving forward? As a cloud service provider, why would you continue to build your business based on the technology of a company that wants to compete with you? Read More
August 29, 2013 — Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last couple of months, you know that the US government and some of the largest communication and email service providers in the world have taken a very broad approach to the definition of privacy. Read More
August 27, 2013 — A continual global survey of website owners that began last year has yielded some notable insight into the effects that hackers may have on hosters’ bottom lines. Read More
August 23, 2013 — Last night we hosted our WHIR Networking Event in Washington, DC for the fifth straight year in a row, and despite the August “recess” that DC takes, it didn’t seem to slow down the 100 or so attendees from joining us for drinks, food and fun. Read More
August 21, 2013 — After four years, I recently decided to leave Cbeyond. I have many fond memories of the team and what we accomplished from helping build MaximumASP to working on the acquisition and subsequent integration with Cbeyond. Read More