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.

  • Microsoft Confirms Acquistion of Cloud Application Security Firm Adallom
    Tuesday, September 8, 2015
    Microsoft has acquired cloud application security company Adallom, the companies announced Tuesday. Adallom's SaaS identity solution will be integrated into Microsoft's security portfolio to enhance its capabilities on-premise and across multiple...
  • Website Management Platform Pantheon Launches Enterprise Service
    Tuesday, September 8, 2015
    Drupal and WordPress website management platform Pantheon is launching a new enterprise service on Tuesday, offering premium features that it says will help companies standardize workflows, onboard teams and improve security....
  • AWS, GoDaddy Named in Ashley Madison Lawsuit
    Tuesday, September 8, 2015
    A lawsuit has been filed against Amazon Web Services (AWS) and GoDaddy by three anonymous plaintiffs for hosting websites that reproduced the user data stolen from Ashley Madison. The suit seeks $3 million in damages, and also names 20 other...
  • Rancher Labs Provides Infrastructure Platform for Container-Based IaaS Clouds
    Tuesday, September 8, 2015
    Rancher Labs is a startup that provides tools to help run Dockerized applications in production. Launched in beta in July, its management platform Rancher fully automates container networking, load balancing, service discovery, monitoring and...
  • Migrating Cloud Hosting Providers
    Tuesday, September 8, 2015
    One of the most challenging points for any organization is an infrastructure move or migration. This becomes even more difficult when core systems are reliant on a cloud platform. Read More...
  • Web Hosting Sales and Promos Roundup - September 4, 2015
    Friday, September 4, 2015
    In the week ending September 4, 2015, there are savings on web hosting and VPS plans from MyDomain.com, discounts on .COM domains from 1&1 and more. Read More...
  • Blue Box and IBM Integration Takes Private-Cloud-as-a-Service to a Global Scale
    Friday, September 4, 2015
    Todd Moore, IBM's VP of Open Technology, told the WHIR in an interview at OpenStack Summit Silicon Valley last week that the quick rollout of Blue Box across IBM data centers was made possible because IBM had been taking a similar approach with its...
  • Hostway Adds Open-Xchange Email and Collaboration Tools
    Thursday, September 3, 2015
    Hostway has launched email and collaboration tools for individuals and small and medium-sized enterprises from Open-Xchange, the companies announced Wednesday. Read More...
  • Web Host ServInt Mitigates Overnight DDoS Attack
    Thursday, September 3, 2015
    ServInt appears to have mitigated a significant Distributed-Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attack spanning from Wednesday evening to Thursday morning. ...
  • Average DDoS Attack Size Increased 52 Percent in Q2 2015: Report
    Thursday, September 3, 2015
    The average DDoS attack size increased 52 percent to 5.53 Gbps from the first to the second quarter of 2015, according to Verisign, despite a rash of smaller attacks intended to extort Bitcoin ransoms, and often targeting the financial industry....