Maintaining Redundancy at a Colocation Facility

Colocation facilities are buildings that house the networking equipment of a business that can choose to have the facility manage the servers or they can monitor it themselves. Unfortunately if the facilities are inadequate, the result is damaged equipment and downtime which leads to lost business. The best features of a colocation facility are redundancy […]

An Introduction to Linux Web Hosting – Linux Vs. Windows Web Hosting

Searching for web hosting companies will return a variety of results, displaying the various types of web hosting plans available. You may have done this before and encountered a few Linux web hosting plans. I am sure most of your are familiar with the Linux operating system, but for those of you who are not, […]

Website Security: Avoiding Downtime That Results in Loss of Profit

Running an online business is not an easy task, and it can be very difficult to stay on top of all of the responsibilities that come with it. Customer satisfaction and safety is of the utmost importance when running an ecommerce site, and the only way to ensure the security of your website is by […]

Emphasizing “Reliability” in Web Hosting

One would think that with all the web hosts on the market, picking a reliable provider out of the bunch would be a fairly easy process. Unfortunately, that is not the case at all. Reliability is essential for a website, especially one that handles business transactions or other mission-critical functions. In fact, it can make […]

Why Mac Web Hosting is a Worthy Consideration

For years, the Mac operating system has prided itself on being an intuitive and user-friendly operating system.  When considering its tremendous power, it should be no surprise that Mac OS X is now being increasingly used in the server environment as a web hosting platform.  The server version of the product has evolved tremendously over […]

How to Avoid an E-commerce Disaster

Numerous elements go into achieving success with an e-commerce site.  This is one area in which all your vital components need to be working in harmony to create consumer interest, trust and happy customers.  Succeeding with e-commerce calls for all your business processes to be optimized and streamlined, ensuring that everything flows smoothly when consumers […]

Bursting Five Managed Hosting Misconceptions

More small and medium sized companies are thriving due to the benefits of managed hosting.   However, with the popularity has come various myths about this service that have done nothing but confuse interested customers.  To keep you in line with the facts, this article will debunk five of the most common misconceptions about managed hosting. […]

Advanced Web Hosting Technology

Along with the web hosting industry comes a lot of unfamiliar terms and technical jargon.  While some are self explanatory and a bit easier to process, others are downright confusing, especially to the newcomer who knows little to nothing about the industry.  This article will introduce you to some of the more advanced terms and […]

Intermedia.NET Unleashes New Exchange Solutions

Intermedia.NET has just launched a suite of new solutions designed to enable Microsoft Exchange deployments that provide higher availability and tighter security for its customers.  Although Exchanging hosting has become increasingly popular in recent times, many businesses still choose to maintain their server operations in-house.  Those who lack internal resources are vulnerable to numerous instances […]