Web Hosting News

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  • Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Under Scrutiny in India's Net Neutrality Debate
    Thursday, January 7, 2016
    An open letter addressed to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was posted to the social media site Wednesday by 30 groups, expressing concern over his efforts to influence the review of Free Basics by the Indian Regulatory Authority (TRAI) on net...
  • Security Researcher Uncovers Malvertising Campaign Using Let's Encrypt Certificate
    Thursday, January 7, 2016
    While extending HTTP encryption to many websites since it launched in public beta early December, Let's Encrypt has also been used by cybercriminals to provide apparent legitimacy to malvertising attacks, according to Trend Micro....
  • New Year's Holiday Weekend Gives Online Retailers Boost: Report
    Wednesday, January 6, 2016
    For online retailers, there may still be more sales to be made this week as consumers continue to shop, many from their mobile devices as they return to work after the holidays....
  • IPv6 Adoption Grows to 10 Percent as Internet Protocol Turns 20
    Monday, January 4, 2016
    As the IPv6 protocol celebrates its 20th birthday this month, new statistics from Google indicate that IPv6 adoption among its users has surpassed 10 percent. Read More...
  • Top 5 Cloud Considerations to Transform your Business in 2016
    Monday, January 4, 2016
    Welcome to 2016 - the year of cloud and the digital revolution. We've seen a boom in various services changing the way we do business, interact with users, and manage our environments. Spending continues to increase around data center and cloud...
  • Follow These Data Center Trends in 2016
    Monday, January 4, 2016
    Data centers may stand still, but the data center industry never stops morphing. We will doubtlessly see more big trends emerge next year in addition to the five listed below, but these five are the ones we think are the big ones that will get even...
  • Web Hosting and Cloud Computing Predictions for 2016 and Beyond: Part 2
    Thursday, December 31, 2015
    In part one of the 2016 predictions, I wrote about the integration between e-commerce and point-of-sale systems, the growth of website and app builders, and malicious attacks aimed at infecting clouds. This post deals with some of the challenges the...
  • Audit Finds Department of Defense Cloud Use Poorly Defined and Tracked
    Thursday, December 31, 2015
    The US Department of Defense (DOD) cannot show cost benefits, or even adequate security from cloud services, because it has no standard definition for what they are, and no central account of cloud contracts, according to an audit by the DOD...
  • Android N to use OpenJDK: Is Google vs. Oracle over?
    Thursday, December 31, 2015
    Google has committed almost 9,000 files with the open source version of Oracle's Java Development Kit (JDK), signalling that OpenJDK will be used in the forthcoming Android N release, and that the applicability of copyright to application...
  • Cisco Creating 200 Cloud Jobs in UK
    Wednesday, December 30, 2015
    Cisco has announced it will add 200 cloud jobs in the UK by 2017 and invest $2.5 million in European incubator Startupbootcamp in support of UK digital economy growth. The new employees will triple the size of the UK team of Cisco Meraki, and was...