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  • Web Host Verio & dotMobi Launch goMobi Mobile Website Solution in Europe

    | 02 October 2013

    Mobile technology firm dotMobi has partnered with SMB Web hosting specialist, Verio to introduce the goMobi mobile Web publishing solution to the European market. Verio, which launched the goMobi solution earlier this year in the United States, said the cost-effective product, which helps create sophisticated mobile websites in less than five minutes, will catch on […]

    Topics Include:  Small Business Hosting,  Web and Mobile Site Builders,

    Web Host Savvis Adding New Data Center in Twin Cities

    | 01 October 2013

    Savvis will build a new data center in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area in spring 2014 to support the region’s growing demand for cloud, colocation, and managed Web hosting services. Savvis said the MP2 data center is built to support 4.8 megawatts of IT load on 100, 000 square feet of raised floor space, but will […]

    Topics Include:  Cloud Hosting,  Managed Hosting,

    Cloud Service Provider OSN Adds Backup-as-a-Service for Enterprises

    | 30 September 2013

    One Source Networks (OSN) has introduced Backup-as-a-Service (BaaS) to provide backup and retention capabilities through the cloud for enterprise customers. Disruptive technology failures or recovery from natural disasters continue to challenge all businesses, as does the cost to meet current and future data storage requirements. OSN says its BaaS offering, powered by CommVault’s Simpana software […]

    Topics Include:  Cloud Hosting,

    Rogers Expands Cloud Hosting & Data Centre Operations with New Acquisitions

    | 23 September 2013

    Rogers Communications boosted its leadership status in the Canadian data centre and Web hosting market with the acquisitions of Pivot Data Centres for $155 million, and Granite Networks for $6.25 million. Pivot Data Centres operates three colocation facilities in Calgary and Edmonton, with a current capacity of 130, 000 square feet. Future expansion plans call […]

    Topics Include:  Cloud Hosting,

    LeaseWeb Acquires Web Hosting Firm Shore.net

    | 18 September 2013

    Shore.net, a Boston-based Web hosting provider for more than 18 years, was acquired by LeaseWeb USA for an undisclosed sum. LeaseWeb notes that more than 500 hosting customers were acquired in the deal, which includes the retention of all Shore.net employees. William L. Schrader, CEO of LeaseWeb USA, says: “We have enjoyed substantial organic growth, […]

    Topics Include:  Cloud Hosting,  Dedicated Hosting,  Managed Hosting,  Small Business Hosting,

    Heart Internet Wins PC Pro’s Best UK Web Host Award

    | 17 September 2013

    The PC Pro Excellence Awards 2013 named Heart Internet as best Web host in the UK. PC Pro’s yearly survey of IT products and services, which began in May 2013, incorporates more than 11, 000 people who vote on speed, reliability, support and value for money in the Web hosting category. Heart Internet finished with […]

    Topics Include:  Dedicated Hosting,  Reseller Hosting,  Small Business Hosting,  Virtual Private Servers,

    Web Host SoftCom Acquired by Ingram Micro

    | 12 September 2013

    Technology distributor Ingram Micro has acquired Toronto-based web and cloud hosting firm, SoftCom Inc. for an undisclosed sum. SoftCom, which employs 135, operates myhosting.com and mail2web.com and will run as a wholly owned subsidiary of Ingram Micro. Turker Sokullu, former CEO and co-founder of SoftCom in 1997, will remain with the company working as Executive […]

    Topics Include:  Cloud Hosting,  Small Business Hosting,

    1&1 Internet Adds New TV Advertisement

    | 12 September 2013

    1&1 Internet’s new TV advertising campaign highlights the ICANN launch of 700 new domains. With the slogan “new possibilities with new domains, ” the 20-second TV spot was developed by the Hamburg, Germany advertising agency Jung von Matt, notes 1&1. The Web hosting leader said the new TLD TV campaign will involve ads in UK, […]

    Topics Include:  Small Business Hosting,

    The Key Elements of a Web Hosting Plan

    | 12 September 2013

    Unless your technical requirements are outside the norm, it’s probably going to be pretty easy to find numerous Web hosting providers that meet your website’s technology requirements. This leaves you differentiating between service providers based on price and delivery. The truly savvy consumer is the one who educates him or herself instead of just accepting […]

    Topics Include:  Small Business Hosting,

    The Essential Web Hosting Checklist

    | 11 September 2013

    Before starting the hunt for a Web host, a potential Web hosting customer should walk through the following considerations: 1) Evaluate your budget as well as the criticality of your website to your business. These two considerations go hand in hand. It’s not uncommon to find an online-only business making the mistake of setting a […]

    Topics Include:  Small Business Hosting,  Windows Hosting,

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