As more and more businesses start to use shared services to outsource their IT operations, it is becoming more evident how beneficial these services truly are. The ever-changing demands and needs of business makes it challenging for organizations to provide their employees and customers with the services they need and want when they need them. […]
Business owners strive to reach a balance between a costly, high-end website, and one that is free, but that may not depict the level of professionalism desired. The result is that companies fit into one of these two categories in most cases:
Virtual computing has created a tremendous opportunity for businesses to offload their IT requirements to cloud providers. Today, businesses with very large storage requirements, such as distributors of video media, can use the cloud as a way to implement management-free storage. They no longer have to worry about matching capacity to the changing market, of […]
The word “hacker” strikes fear in the heart of many businesses and web hosting companies, and rightfully so. Hackers have become a major threat to websites, causing downtime, launching viruses or malware, and even stealing vital company information or customer data. In order to foil hackers, you must have, and maintain, the highest level of […]
Business discussions around cloud computing are increasingly focused on the idea of a hybrid cloud strategy. Instead of plans to move all data and applications to a cloud platform or to maintain an on-site data center strategy only, a hybrid of the two approaches is becoming a top consideration for many organizations. The trend toward […]
International concerns over Chinese policies and procedures are nothing new. Yet with the growth of the Chinese economy to becoming where it stands today as the biggest in the world, new concerns have arisen regarding exactly how far Chinese influence will continue to be felt in the international business market.
Each and every day, more and more companies are migrating much of their data storage and transmission to the cloud. Those organizations joining in this movement have plenty of evidence to support their decisions. Cloud computing offers a more cost-effective way to manage your vital business data, while transitioning that data to the cloud provides […]
Running a successful business requires quite a bit of planning. This is particularly important when dealing with data protection and recovery. While current technology can greatly optimize everyday operations, the possibility of disaster looms from every direction.
In August of 2013, the worldwide server market revenue was down 6.2% from the previous year to $11.9 billion. In many geographic regions, the demand continued to soften. According to International Data Corporation (IDC), a decline of 2.4 % in volume systems combined with a reduction in midrange and high-end systems of 22.3% and 9.5% […]
Many of the major data breaches of 2014 affected large businesses and corporations, though a number of small- and medium-sized businesses also experienced malicious attacks on company data. Regional chains, municipal government agencies, and even non-profit organizations have had to tighten their security protocols in order to prevent similar breaches from occurring. A whole new […]
It is no secret that the power of the internet has made it easier than ever to get your voice heard or your business started. WordPress has understood this very well which is probably why it is one of the most popular blogging and website hosts out there. Its flexibility and easy-to-use building tools make […]
The mass migration of data online has created a virtual data pool with a nearly infinite amount of user information. What’s even more impressive is that this pool grows every day as millions of people the world over log onto the Internet to conduct all manner of business. Search engines compile the massive amounts of […]