November 22, 2017 No Comments

How to Minimize Cloud Security Risks

Putting your data in the cloud is not enough to keep it safe. The internet is filled with backdoors, information traps, and hackers looking for their next target. Although steps have been taken to improve web security , cloud security risks are still worth paying attention to

November 18, 2017 Comments Off

Jelastic PaaS Enters Canada via Sphere48 to Streamline the Application Development for Local Customers

PALO ALTO, CA – Jelastic Inc., turnkey PaaS that runs a wide range of containerized software stacks for smart application deployment, scaling and management, announced partnership with Sphere48, a web hosting company from Canada. “By entering the Canadian market with Sphere48, we intend to provide local developers with the right tools for eliminating the complexity of application deployment and management, as well as reducing the total cost of ownership with fully automated scaling and pay-as-you-use pricing model, ” said Ruslan Synytsky, Jelastic CEO.

November 15, 2017 Comments Off

QTS Enters Strategic Collaboration with Amazon Web Services to Deliver Colocation to Cloud Customers

OVERLAND PARK, KS – QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS), a leading provider of data center and hybrid IT solutions, today announced it will provide direct connected colocation to AWS customers.

November 11, 2017 Comments Off

PhoenixNAP Becomes the First AWS Direct Connect Location in Arizona

PHOENIX, ARIZONA – This implementation makes phoenixNAP the first Amazon Web Services (AWS) edge location in the state, enabling it to provide a direct access to AWS cloud services with low latency and high bandwidth. Beginning today, companies all across the southwest will have a new choice in how they connect to AWS from their on-premises and colocation environments

November 11, 2017 Comments Off

PhoenixNAP Becomes the First AWS Direct Connect Location in Arizona

PHOENIX, ARIZONA – This implementation makes phoenixNAP the first Amazon Web Services (AWS) edge location in the state, enabling it to provide a direct access to AWS cloud services with low latency and high bandwidth. Beginning today, companies all across the southwest will have a new choice in how they connect to AWS from their on-premises and colocation environments

October 06, 2017 Comments Off

cPanel Partners With CloudLinux to Provide Free Protection Against Symlink Attacks for CentOS 6 & 7

HOUSTON, TX – cPanel technology partner CloudLinux, the maker of the leading OS for hosting providers, today announced that they will be extending the KernelCare Symlink Protection Patchset for CentOS 6 & 7 to all server administrators for free, without requiring a KernelCare license. “Symlink race attacks are one of the most costly and devastating attacks in web hosting, and protecting web hosting providers against them has been a goal of ours for many years,” said Ken Power, Vice President of Product Development at cPanel, Inc. “Helping CloudLinux provide this patch set to more servers brings us closer to a safer, more secure internet for all.” “KernelCare was developed to protect against various types of security threats, without the need to reboot servers, and we’ve been discussing with the cPanel team ways to help with hardening of their customers’ kernels,” said Igor Seletskiy, CloudLinux chief executive officer

October 02, 2017 Comments Off

VIRTUS unveils plans for London’s largest data centre campus near Stockley Park

LONDON – VIRTUS Data Centres (VIRTUS), the UK’s fastest growing data centre provider and where the cloud lives in London, continues its rapid expansion announcing plans for two new adjacent facilities on a single campus near Stockley Park, West London. The new site will be amongst the most advanced in the UK and create London’s largest data centre campus. Establishing this new mega campus further strengthens VIRTUS’ position as the largest hybrid colocation provider in the London metro area.

October 01, 2017 Comments Off

Cloud 9 Hosting Now Accepts Bitcoin as Form of Payment

IRVINE, CA – Cloud 9 Hosting, a leading provider of Web hosting services has started to accept Bitcoin, the world’s most widely used digital currency, as a form of payment for its web hosting and VPS services. CTO Matt Dubois believes the move is a positive step in support of emerging technologies and entrepreneur communities across various industries.

September 29, 2017 Comments Off

Report: Amazon Cloud Market Share Growth to Suffer as Alibaba, Google Gain

Amazon may take the cake, but Alibaba and Google are vying for a bigger piece of the cloud IaaS pie.

September 29, 2017 Comments Off

EvoSwitch Launches New White Paper: How to Successfully ‘Implement’ Hybrid Cloud

Amsterdam, The Netherlands – EvoSwitch, a Europe and U.S. based colocation provider with its partner-rich cloud interconnection platform, EvoSwitch OpenCloud, today releases a new white paper that covers the ‘implementation’ process of a hybrid cloud strategy