Web Hosting News

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  • Facebook Partners to Bring Free Data Access to India
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015
    Facebook and Indian telecom Reliance Communications collaborated on the launch, of Internet.org, which was announced on Tuesday....
  • Web Host GoDaddy in Talks to Buy Nodejitsu: Report (Update: Deal Confirmed)
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015
    Major web host GoDaddy is said to be acquiring Node.js hosting platform Nodejitsu soon, according a report from VentureBeat citing unnamed sources....
  • Cloud and Hosting Industry Reacts to VMware's Unified Cloud Strategy
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015
    VMware made a series of announcements last week in support of unified "One Cloud" platform for the hybrid cloud that, according to the company, is the "first unified platform for the hybrid cloud."...
  • US Announces Dedicated Cyberthreat Center
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015
    An anonymous senior Obama administration official announced on Tuesday that the government is creating a new cybersecurity agency called the Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center (CTIIC). The new entity will monitor threats, collect...
  • Scammers Target Victims of Anthem Cyberattack
    Monday, February 9, 2015
    Anthem, the US health insurer, has warned customers to watch out for email and phone scams after personal data belonging to 80 million customers was exposed as a result of an external cyberattack. Read More...
  • KickassTorrents Reverts to .TO Domain After .SO Domain Seized
    Monday, February 9, 2015
    KickassTorrents has been pulled offline after authorities seized its .SO domain, according to several reports on Monday. Its WHOIS status is listed as banned....
  • The WHIR: Cloud Talks, Episode 2 with Orlando Scott-Cowley
    Monday, February 9, 2015
    The WHIR: Cloud Talks, Episode 2 with Orlando Scott-Cowley Episode 2 explores spear phishing and how companies can best protect themselves against this type of targeted attack. Cheryl Kemp, content director of the WHIR, talks to Orlando Scott-Cowley,...
  • Obama Appoints VMware CIO Tony Scott as Next US CIO
    Monday, February 9, 2015
    President Barack Obama has appointed VMware CIO Tony Scott to be the next US CIO — the top federal government IT role. The position was created in 2009, and the first White House CIO was Vivek Kundra, who kicked off the current Federal Data Center...
  • Cloud and Cybersecurity - What You Need to Know
    Monday, February 9, 2015
    The future clearly shows a much more widely interconnected world influenced by cloud, new kinds of technologies and those that provide services for it all. Unfortunately - the more services you provide, the bigger the target you become....
  • Web Hosting Sales and Promos Roundup - February 6, 2015
    Friday, February 6, 2015
    In the week ending Feb. 6, 2015, ResellerClub is celebrating its birthday with up to 50 percent off domains and hosting, discounts from Bluehost and up to 38 percent off business hosting from Inmotion Hosting. Read More...