September 18, 2017 No Comments

Rackspace Announces Agreement to Acquire Datapipe

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Rackspace® today announced that it signed an agreement to acquire Datapipe, one of the world’s leading providers of managed services across public and private clouds, managed hosting and colocation. This acquisition, the largest in Rackspace history, brings important new capabilities to Rackspace and will enable the company to better serve customers of all kinds, globally and at scale. According to industry surveys, the vast majority of companies operate across three or more clouds today, and will do so for years to come1.

September 16, 2017 Comments Off

Host in Ireland to Explore Economic Impact of Regional Data Hosting at Datacloud Ireland

DUBLIN, IRELAND – Host in Ireland, a strategic global initiative created to increase awareness of the benefits of hosting digital assets in Ireland, and winner of the Datacloud Europe 2016 award for Innovative Data Center Location, today announces its participation at Datacloud Ireland, taking place 21 September, 2017 at the Convention Centre, Dublin.

September 05, 2017 Comments Off

Location, Location, Location…..why hosting location is important for your business

When it comes to web hosting, location-location-location is crucial for success.

August 22, 2017 Comments Off

Who’s Behind Hostens: An Interview with Hostens CEO

Fifteen years ago, a developer from Lithuania wanted to start his own business – a web development company. In the process, he would go on to tackle a much bigger opportunity by starting a web hosting business. Today, his company owns the most modern data center in the Baltics and serves more than 100.000 clients across Europe

August 01, 2017 Comments Off

Microsoft’s Cloud Market Share Grew More than Anyone Else’s Last Quarter — Analysts

The future remains rosy for the industry — at least for the top players.

July 12, 2017 Comments Off

DigitalOcean Releases High CPU Droplets with Intel Xeon Scalable Processors for Computationally Intensive Workloads

NEW YORK, NY – DigitalOcean, the cloud for developers, released High CPU Droplets featuring the new Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors for compute intensive applications that require the highest levels of CPU performance and reliability. Designed to have maximum access to powerful CPU resources, High CPU Droplets provide ideal support for applications such as ad exchanges, game servers, highly active front-end application servers, and queue/batch processing

July 02, 2017 Comments Off

DataCore Introduces Hybrid Cloud Replication on Azure Marketplace for its Software-Defined Storage Solutions

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – DataCore announced that its DataCore Cloud Replication software solutions are now available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace to support customers’ disaster recovery efforts. Customers with on-premises deployments of SANsymphony™ software-defined storage and Hyper-converged Virtual SAN can use the Microsoft Azure cloud as an added replication location to safeguard highly available systems. For example, on-premises stretch clusters split between two sites in a metropolitan area can also replicate a third copy of the data to Azure to protect against data loss in the event of a major regional disaster.

June 28, 2017 Comments Off

Peak 10 Continues Expansion of Interconnection Offerings Through Partnership with Console Connect

CHARLOTTE, N.C. and SANTA CLARA, CA – Peak 10, a hybrid IT infrastructure provider offering colocation, interconnection, cloud and managed IT solutions, today announced a partnership with Console Connect, a leading provider of global direct connect solutions. Peak 10 customers can now leverage the Console platform to access connectivity to any of Console’s 170 network endpoints, enabling access to their customers, partners and SaaS providers who are part of the Console ecosystem while also extending secure private network connections to hyperscale public cloud providers such as Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS, and Google Cloud.

June 28, 2017 Comments Off

Cavium Unveils Industry’s Most Advanced 10/25/40/50Gbps Ethernet NIC Family

SAN JOSE, CA – Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable secure and intelligent processing for enterprise and cloud data centers, announced the FastLinQ 41000 Series, its low power, second generation of 10/25/40/50GbE NIC and the industry’s only NIC adapter with Universal RDMA, making it the industry’s most advanced 10/25/40/50Gbps Ethernet NIC Family.

June 07, 2017 Comments Off

Short, Stealthy, Sub-Saturating DDoS Attacks Pose Greatest Security Threat to Businesses

Marlborough, MA and London, UK – The greatest DDoS risk for organizations is the barrage of short, low volume attacks which mask more serious network intrusions, according to the latest DDoS Trends and Analysis report from Corero Network Security (LSE: CNS), a leading provider of real-time DDoS defense solutions.