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.co.uk customers guaranteed to secure their shorter .uk domainNominet has confirmed the launch date of the new shorter .uk domain as the 10th June 2014. In a move that has been described as the biggest thing to happen to the UK Internet, 123-reg believes that the new domain will make a...
When India’s Reliance Industries secured nationwide 4G spectrum in the 2.3GHz band back in June 2010 most folks assumed that India’s long struggling broadband market would finally be kick-started into life but three and a half years later the firm still hasn’t launche...
Following the initial planning and construction phases, the presence and benefits of operating Data Centers in Northern Virginia seem currently limited, or perhaps simply not well-known, in terms of local, positive community visibility and impact (beyond direct revenue via commercial t...
Chilean hosting company selects Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator to extend its cloud services to resellers across the continentLondon, UK and Santiago de Chile - January 30, 2014 - Intercity Networks, a managed service provider offering integrated hosting services, today announces it has s...
Have you experienced a sudden traffic burst in your website today? If this is becoming a common trend already, you should seriously consider replacing your shared hosting plan with either a VPS or a dedicated server. Although the common shared hosting service is a good plan on itself, ...
To say that cloud security for cloud computing is gaining traction would be the understatement of our era. Whether in public clouds, private clouds, or hybrid scenarios – it seems like everyone is in the cloud. Healthcare providers, eCommerce, disaster recovery services, data storage...
While it is fun to watch the 800 lb Gorilla squash every one, Amazon has to face competition at some point. Even just for the sake of something to write about! While AWS is fundamentally amazing, it’s now quite a well established and therefore boring facet of the market. It’...
Microsoft is renaming its SkyDrive cloud storage to OneDrive. The software giant has registered onedrive.com and the company has a promotional video on YouTube announcing the new name. Microsoft says the name change will take place soon, and that the service “will continue to ope...
I used to podcast pretty regularly, on this site and elsewhere. Then other things got in the way and, before I knew it, almost two years had passed since my last podcast here. Well, it’s time to put that right. I’m podcasting again, and I’ve got a nice pipeline of gue...
For the last couple of years I have been working extensively with different standards groups to find a way to help accelerate the intersection of open standards work and the definition of Cloud Best Practices. To this end two main groups are being developed: The Kantara Cloud ID Securi...
Irvine, CA, January 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- drive2go, an established online file storage and cloud sharing service for small to mid-sized businesses, announces the launch of a new hosted Microsoft Exchange email service. outlook2go is the first hosted Exchange provider to be based entir...
New Users Embrace Avere's Innovative Data Storage Solutions for Cloud and Performance of Critical ApplicationsPITTSBURGH - January 22, 2014 - Avere Systems, a leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud enabled data centers, today announced the company experienced substantial grow...
Wins Best Cloud Service Provider and Best Managed Hosting Service Awards iomart Hosting is delighted to announce that it has picked up two major awards in the 8th Annual Web Hosting Awards. iomart Hosting has been voted Best Cloud Service Provider and Best Managed Hosting Service for 2...
Interoute recognised as being ahead of the field for innovation and excellence in cloud computing London, 21 January, 2014 - Interoute, owner operator of Europe's largest cloud platform, has received the Frost & Sullivan Award for European Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Telecom...
On January 6, 2014, our social media and content friends over at Brafton published an article titled, “Google forgives fast: Rap Genius on the path to SEO recovery.” The article touches on how, if you manage to fall into the dreaded slap of Google, by following the correct ...
Cheyenne, WY, January 21, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Green House Data, an infrastructure services leader offering cloud hosting and colocation and a VMware vCloud Powered partner, today announced a new ranked storage system including advanced solid state hard drive (SSD) technology for top per...
Adopting Cloud computing services can be a simple, tactical exercise to meet some immediate infrastructure needs, or it can be the catalyst to embracing an entirely new strategy for IT as a whole. This can drive an entire transformation of how the organization works thanks to how it de...
2012 marked the year when Higgs Boson (aka Higgs Particle predicted in 1964)  was discovered at CERN. In order to get to this, immense research was undertaken spanning many years of hard work. One of the main challenges is the data storage of the immense amount of data that is gat...
Set up Continuous Deployment to Google App Engine for your Python applications with Codeship We are proud to announce another prominent member in our Codeship deployments family: Google App Engine! Google App Engine is a cloud hosting platform for your … Continue reading →
Box has released an update to its iOS apps that now features a sleeker and faster experience, new preview file capabilities, full text search functionality, and more. To mark the occasion, the company is giving away 50GB of free storage to users that download the new app within the nex...
Another 2014 prediction is the evolution and emergence of the ‘Cloud Name System’, a directory system for Cloud applications in the same way DNS (Domain Name System) works for the web and email. Lori Vittie wrote a while back about the need for an ‘SNS’ – a Service Name System, a DNS...
Yes, you read that right. Affiliate Summit and Hulk Hogan. This week, a few of the members of Solar VPS are in attendance at Affiliate Summit West in fabulous Las Vegas (to follow the action check out the Solar VPS Twitter Feed). Now, originally we had plans to use this space to talk a...
This post is sponsored by the Zero Distance Community and T-Systems. When the Toronto city manager was explaining the challenges of the recent ice storm they experienced as part of coping with the chaos, they revealed the core insight into the value of Cloud Computing: B...
The recent announcement of the open-sourcing of the Codebox IDE is a good excuse to take a break and examine some current cloud-based IDEs. If you’re new to the space, a cloud IDE lets developers code and manage their projects from a browser. This lets you keep all of your code in the...
123-reg slashes prices in January sale123-reg is cutting the price of a range of its best-selling products as part of its January sale, to give entrepreneurs a helping hand to get online - and stick to their New Year's resolutions. Included in the sale are .co, .me and .biz domains, we...
CloudSigma's Fully Integrated Snapshot Management Technology Grants Customers Seamless and Affordable Storage Management in the CloudZurich, Switzerland - January 6, 2014 - CloudSigma, a public cloud IaaS provider with advanced hybrid hosting solutions, today announced that it has enha...
New Year’s Resolution: From Jan 6th to Jan 11th, save 25% on all your Linux and Windows Cloud Hosting needs. That’s right. One month, Three months, Six Months or a Full Year of Cloud Servers at 25% off. Resolve to Save Money in 2014. Use Case Sensitive Coupon Code: NYRSaver2014 P...
“I think I’m going to start a blog.” Eighteen months ago, I uttered those words to my wife and haven’t looked back since. News To Live By, which shows Millennials the career advice “hidden” in top stories, is the toughest — and most rewarding — challenge I have ever taken on. Any time ...
Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016.Also read Field Mo...
In 2013, we published 84 blogs. This is the 85th. The last of 2013. With the last blog of 2013, instead of chatting about the Cloud, instead of talking about web hosting and instead of talking about how to resolve Linux OS issues, we are going to tackle a much larger topic – one ...
By Bob GourleyFor years computer scientists have talked about the very interesting challenge regarding the desire to be able to operate over encrypted data in an advanced way called Homomorphic Encryption. This is a field that gets nuanced fast, with terms like “partially homomor...
What if your home caught on fire? Assuming that you, your family and your beloved pets were able to get out safely, what would you grieve for the most? A fire can destroy every possession in your home, leaving little to nothing of any salvageable value. Even if you have a good homeowne...
This time of the year, the web is bombarded with end of the year articles, New Year’s Resolution blogs and this year in retrospective posts. Well, we aren’t going to do that on the basis that those articles are annoying and written to gain clicks. While clicks and traffic a...
After lecturing on SOA concepts, Architecture and Technology, I present Case Studies. While presenting Case Studies, I ask my students: "Why many Case Studies and Success Stories are from the Telco industry?" Usually they do not provide a good answer to the good question.
CloudSigma's Advanced Hybrid Cloud Offering Recognized for its Industry-First Private Patching and Secure Data AccessZurich, Switzerland - December 23, 2013 - CloudSigma, a public cloud IaaS provider with advanced hybrid hosting solutions, has been shortlisted in the 2013-2014 Cloud Aw...
40 million card numbers stolen. Will your firm be the next target? News broke last week that a major retailer was the victim of a massive theft of customer credit card data, in what is becoming an all too common cadence of data breaches.  Thieves made off with not just the credit card ...
Calgary, Canada, December 19, 2013 --(PR.com)-- SKGOLD® Hosting continues to be at the forefront of the website hosting industry through its comprehensive service offerings. The company has released a comprehensive suite of website building options that are easy to use and capita...
Despite Benefits, Security and Performance Concerns Identified as High Barriers to Cloud EntryPITTSBURGH - December 18, 2013 - Avere Systems, the leading provider of enterprise storage for cloud enabled data centers, today released the findings of an original cloud adoption study condu...
ATTO Technology, Bloombase, Imation, Permabit, and Violin Memory Certify Emulex Gen 5 Fibre Channel Technology for Flash Storage, Backup and Security Deployments COSTA MESA, Calif, - 17 December 2013 - Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), a leader in network connectivity, monitoring and man...
Upgrade option enables greater flexibility and collaboration for academic researchersLondon, UK and Boston, USA: Figshare, an online repository for academic researchers to securely host, publish and share all their research, today launched Figshare Premium - offering users up to 20GB o...