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.

  • Web Hosting Sales and Promos Roundup - November 14, 2014
    Friday, November 14, 2014
    In the week ending November 14, 2014, HostGator is offering 20 percent off hosting, Midphase is offering 40 percent off web hosting, and DreamHost is offering 20 percent off WordPress hosting. Read More...
  • Microsoft Issues Patch for Critical Vulnerability Affecting Windows Systems
    Friday, November 14, 2014
    Microsoft has issued a patch to correct a critical vulnerability in its Microsoft Secure Channel or "Schannel" security package that could allow remote code execution on a Windows server or workstation....
  • US Spy Program Gathers Data From Innocent Citizen's Cell Phones
    Friday, November 14, 2014
    The latest allegation of the US government violating the rights of innocent citizens is aimed at the Justice Department. According to a Wall Street Journal exclusive report, it is using a device that mimics a cell phone tower to collect data of US...
  • Netcraft: DigitalOcean Now Third-Largest Cloud
    Friday, November 14, 2014
    DigitalOcean is a late comer to the cloud provider scene that initially popped up on people's radars because of its phenomenal growth. That growth has continued unabated, and DigitalOcean is now the third-largest cloud in the world among web-facing...
  • Jelastic Partners with Malaysian Cloud Provider Skali Group
    Friday, November 14, 2014
    Platform-as-a-service and Infrastructure-as-a-service provider Jelastic announced a partnership with Malaysian cloud company Skali Group on Tuesday. According to Jelastic, Skali Group's newly launched public cloud offering, called SKALICloud, is...
  • Architecture Firm Finds Increased Productivity and Ease in the Cloud: Case Study
    Friday, November 14, 2014
    Nasuni enterprise cloud storage and backup is making collaboration easier for employees at fast growing landscape architecture firm TBG. The companies announced on Wednesday that TBG is using Nasuni at all locations across Texas, Florida and Oklahoma...
  • Managed Web Host Tenzing Promotes Head of Ecommerce to President
    Friday, November 14, 2014
    Tenzing, a Canadian managed hosting provider specializing in ecommerce, has appointed Raj Atwal president of the company. Atwal had originally joined the company in 2009, and has served as Tenzing's VP and GM of Ecommerce....
  • eBay Updates Ecommerce Platform Magento with Improved Design Tools, Performance
    Thursday, November 13, 2014
    eBay Enterprise has released Magento Enterprise Edition 1.14.1 and announced Magento Community Edition 1.9.1 with several upgrades, the company announced Thursday. With the updates Magento plans to provide online merchants with improved visual...
  • Only 5% of Americans Unaware of Government Surveillance Programs in Post-Snowden Era
    Thursday, November 13, 2014
    More than 90 percent of Americans feel that they as consumers have lost control over how their personal information is collected and used by companies and the government. According to a study released by Pew Internet on Wednesday, American citizens...
  • US House Kills Internet Sales Tax Bill
    Thursday, November 13, 2014
    A bill allowing US states to force online retailers to collect sales tax will not be passed by the House of Representatives this year, Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) said in a statement Wednesday. ...