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.

  • Privacy Advocates at Odds with ICANN Over Proposed WHOIS Changes
    Thursday, June 25, 2015
    ICANN is considering changing the rules for the WHOIS registrant database to force owners of commercial sites to publish their own contact information....
  • Orange Business Services Expands IaaS Offerings in Asia Pacific
    Thursday, June 25, 2015
    Orange Business Services has expanded its Asia Pacific presence, launching its public cloud offering called Flexible Computing Advanced in the region through data center nodes in Hong Kong, Singapore and Sydney. Read More...
  • DockerCon Shows Where Application Containerization is Headed
    Wednesday, June 24, 2015
    This week, DockerCon 2015 was an opportunity for showcasing many of the new initiatives happening around the Docker platform, which is quickly becoming a popular way for building, shipping and running distributed applications. Read More...
  • Australia Passes Contentious Online Infringement Bill
    Wednesday, June 24, 2015
    Australia's Copyright Amendment (Online Infringement) Bill 215 passed through the Senate and into law on Monday night. Bill 215 allows rights holders to request in federal court that a copyright infringing website hosted overseas be blocked....
  • Future Hosting Urges WooCommerce Users to Update Ecommerce Plugin
    Wednesday, June 24, 2015
    Web hosting provider Future Hosting is warning users of the popular ecommerce WordPress plugin WooCommerce to update immediately to version 2.3.11 as an object injection vulnerability in the plugin has recently been discovered. Read More...
  • Liquid Web Launches Storm Object Storage Solution
    Wednesday, June 24, 2015
    Liquid Web has launched cloud storage solution Storm Object Storage to serve customers with high volume data storage needs. The solution provides scalability and efficiency without the durability and performance sacrifices that would be required with...
  • Competitive Insights Platform HeatSync Launches Hosting Partner Program
    Tuesday, June 23, 2015
    Staying ahead of the competition is never easy, particularly for small businesses that may not have the resources to track competitors. HeatSync, a platform that provides businesses with competitive insights, has launched a new partner program on...
  • Snapdeal Acquires Letsgomo as India Embraces Mobile Commerce
    Tuesday, June 23, 2015
    In a bid to strengthen its grip in the m-commerce industry and further assert its stance as one of India's largest mobile commerce companies, Snapdeal recently acquired Letsgomo Labs, a mobile app development studio. The terms of the deal have not...
  • Enterprise Mobile App Use to Grow Rapidly as Companies Look to External Developers: Report
    Tuesday, June 23, 2015
    The number of mobile apps used by enterprise will growing rapidly over the next two years, but development challenges will lead to two-thirds of them being developed externally, according to a 451 Research report....
  • ICANN CEO Announces Plans to Step Down in March 2016
    Tuesday, June 23, 2015
    Outgoing ICANN President and CEO Fadi Chehadé says the group is stable and well-prepared to transition to an accountable global institution, led by someone else. As ICANN meets in Buenos Aires this week, Chehadé reaffirmed his intention to step...