Web Hosting News

We feel it is important to keep up on the latest web hosting industry news. Here are some important articles we've selected to share with you. These are provided as a courtesy and we do not control the content. Articles are property of their respective owners.

  • 5 Cybersecurity Threats to Watch Out for in 2016
    Tuesday, December 1, 2015
    Among the new challenges for online security in 2016 include new Internet of Things (IoT) exploits and malware that can escape sandboxes and move from an isolated hypervisor to the host operating system. And, all the while, hackers are finding new...
  • The WHIR: Cloud Talks, Episode 19 with David Fowler
    Monday, November 30, 2015
    In Episode 19 of The WHIR: Cloud Talks, Editor in Chief Nicole Henderson talks to David Fowler of INetU about DIY versus managed services in the cloud for small and medium-sized businesses. ...
  • The 2016 Cloud Professional: What to Look For
    Monday, November 30, 2015
    Experienced cloud and data center personnel are harder to find - especially those that can speak the language of business. Trends are indicated that organizations are looking for professionals who can help them scale and become truly agile in...
  • Ericsson, Orange Telecom Partner to Test Internet of Things Networks
    Monday, November 30, 2015
    Ericsson and Orange Telecom of France are testing three networks for Internet of Things use. According to an announcement last week, Ericsson and Orange hope the trial will improve indoor network coverage, reduce IoT device cost, and improve battery...
  • Top Three Chinese Telecoms Surpassed 1.3 Billion Customers: Report
    Monday, November 30, 2015
    The top three Chinese telecom operators combined to surpass 1.3 billion customers in October, according to Zacks Investment Research....
  • Nominet's Planned .UK Price Increase Prompts Backlash
    Monday, November 30, 2015
    The wholesale price of .UK domain names will rise by 50 percent to £3.75 per year on Mar. 1, 2016 to cover the costs of keeping the extension competitive, according to Nominet. ...
  • Web Hosting Sales and Promos - Black Friday and Cyber Monday Edition
    Thursday, November 26, 2015
    If you're looking for a good deal on hosting, you've definitely come to the right place. In the week ending Nov. 27, there are numerous deals and discounts on web hosting and domains, but some end tonight so act fast!...
  • It's Not Too Late: 5 Ways to Speed and Secure Your Site for Black Friday
    Wednesday, November 25, 2015
    If you're in the US you may have already taken off for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend (it is, after all, one of the busiest travel days of the year), but for many small businesses it is crunch time to make the final touches on their websites so...
  • Digital Fortress Goes Beyond Colo Roots with New Hybrid Infrastructure Management
    Wednesday, November 25, 2015
    Digital Fortress, a large privately owned colocation provider in the Seattle area, is expanding beyond its colo roots by offering a Hybrid Infrastructure Management service that covers Azure, Amazon Web Services and customer-owned infrastructure.
  • Report: Google Can Remotely Reset Android Device Passwords
    Wednesday, November 25, 2015
    Google can gain remote access to devices running older versions of Android, regardless of whether they are password protected, the New York District Attorney's Office said, allowing law enforcement to view the contents of a smartphone by presenting...