August 11, 2017 Comments Off

QTS Achieves Eight Consecutive Years of Five 9s Facility Uptime Performance

Overland Park, KS – QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS), an international provider of data center, managed hosting and cloud services, announced it and its predecessor have achieved 99.999 percent or greater uptime at its world-class data center facilities since 2008.

August 02, 2017 Comments Off

U.K.’s Rudd Continues Campaign Against Terrorism Content Online

Home Secretary Amber Rudd will call on Internet companies to do more to tackle extremist content during a visit to silicon valley as the U.K. steps up its drive to clamp down on on-line radicalization

July 26, 2017 Comments Off

UniCredit Says 400,000 Accounts Were Hacked, Exposing Data

UniCredit SpA said hackers accessed about 400,000 client bank accounts in Italy, taking biographical and loan data in one of the biggest breaches in Europe to date.

July 19, 2017 Comments Off

BC Partners Acquires PlusServer from GoDaddy in €400M Deal

GoDaddy has reached an agreement to sell managed hosting provider PlusServer to funds advised by BC Partners for €397 million ($456 million), the company announced Tuesday.

July 08, 2017 Comments Off

Hostens Expands Web Hosting Services Throughout Europe

VILNIUS, LITHUANIA – Hostens, a division of Lithuanian company Interneto Vizija has announced the immediate availability of web hosting services to include all of Europe and beyond. This expansion is part of a strategic maneuver by the company to bring fast, reliable, and affordable internet hosting services to smaller and largely underserved markets throughout Europe.

July 07, 2017 Comments Off

London Connectivity "Not Spots" Limiting City Competitiveness: Report

The city of London faces a threat to its productivity and competitiveness from poor connectivity, including “not spots,” “digital deserts,” and a lack of fiber connections.

June 30, 2017 Comments Off

Equinix Opens New Flagship Data Center in Frankfurt

REDWOOD CITY, CA and FRANKFURT, Germany – Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced an expansion of its presence in the Frankfurt market with the opening of its latest state-of-the-art data center.

June 26, 2017 Comments Off

U.K. Parliament Maintains Restrictions After Email Hack

Staff at the U.K. Parliament remain hampered after a cyberattack that compromised about 90 lawmakers’ email accounts.

June 26, 2017 Comments Off

Why Should You Host Your Website in Lithuania?

Since many businesses seek and focus on international growth today, the physical servers do not necessarily have to be located in one specific country. This is one of the reasons why businesses pay attention to the global market while looking for the web hosting provider. However, when it comes to the server location, many different factors come into play

June 12, 2017 Comments Off

Hosting Firm Restores Servers After Ex-Employee Deletes Everything

A Dutch hosting provider had to restore servers over the weekend after an ex-administrator “deleted all customer data and wiped most servers.”