Web Hosting Wars: How Far Will a Host Go to Gain Your Business?

Finding the budget for the huge expense of web hosting is a thing of the past, from a time when there were only a few large companies offering web hosting solutions. Web hosting is offered by many more companies and is relatively inexpensive. Independent web hosting firms are facing increasing competition for potential customers. The […]

Speak Human! Should IT Workers Learn to Speak to the Layperson?

As an IT professional, you are one of the busiest employees at any organization.  Not only do you multitask problem solving for issues that come in at unpredictable rates, but you must find time to maintain current technology while planning for the future.  There is not a lot of time to develop professional skills outside […]

Endurance International Buying Arvixe – Will Quality Still Be Maintained?

On October 31, 2014, Endurance International Group acquired yet another popular web hosting company. Arvixe is now owned by EIG and will be operated as an Endurance brand. Although the initial transition appears to have been smooth and uncomplicated, many users are worried about a possible drop in the quality of Arvixe service, support and […]

What is the Growth Potential for IT Jobs and Data Center Specialists Over the Next 10 Years?

While unemployment rates have eased slightly as of late (falling under 6% for the first time since 2008), the effects of the recent recession are still felt in numerous industries. As a result, many workers are seeking recession-proof opportunities in job markets exhibiting continuous growth. The IT industry is one such market that has offered […]

What Can Every Web Hosting Company Learn from Google Mesa?

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 […]

Where Is the Next Generation of IT and Data Geniuses?

The United States currently hosts the top institutions for higher education in technology and engineering. However, institutions such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of California Berkley, and the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) do not exclusively teach an American student population. Trends in international student mobility and immigration laws have a substantial […]