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Web Hosting: Most Popular Articles

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Top 10 Web Hosting Forums
Here are some of the best web hosting forums on the internet where you can seek help related to hosting issues, and read user reviews.
How to Use Google Web Hosting
Google web hosting is one of the best forms of free website hosting for the experienced webmasters, and bloggers who're looking out for a robust free website creation system, rather than relying on the good old Blogger and Wordpress platforms. Here's a brief guide to using google website hosting.
Cloud Hosting vs Dedicated Server Hosting
In the era of cloud computing, this comparison of cloud hosting vs dedicated server hosting may sound strange to many, but since I realized that most of the websites on the Internet highlight only the benefits of cloud computing, I thought it'd be only fair to do a neutral comparison.
How Much Money Can You Really Make as a Hosting...
Making money as a hosting reseller isn't that easy, but if you know how to play your cards right, then it isn't such an uphill task either. So, here's a beginners guide to making money as a hosting reseller.
Do You Prefer Rackspace or Amazon EC2?
Amazon EC2 has been the dominant player in the market, until Rackspace entered the cloud arena, and it soon turned out to be a great choice for SMEs - read on to discover why I moved onto Rackspace, and figure out should you actually do the same or not!
What Is Cloud Hosting and How Does It Work?
If you're new to the cloud arena, then the very first question that'd pop-up in your mind is obviously -
Tips for Starting a Hosting Business in the...
Who says you need thousands of dollars, working capital, and a big office space to start your own hosting business? Well, you can actually start a web hosting business at home
Guide to Starting a Web Hosting Business as a...
Starting a web hosting business can be the best way for those who want to become an entrepreneur, but feel that they don't have enough capital to float their own company, or a full fledged business. Here's a quick guide describing how to start a web hosting reseller business, and make some serious money without really investing a fortune.
Top 10 Cloud Computing Vendors
Here’s a closer look at the cloud computing leaders in the current market, reasons why they're the best in the cloud market, and a glimpse of their latest offerings.
What Should You Choose - Amazon EC2 or Google...
Here's a comparative analysis of Amazon Ec2 vs Google App Engine covering the nitty gritty right from the ease of usage, complexity and necessity of technical support down to pricing, and practical implementations.
Starting a Web Site Hosting Business
Web site hosting is one of the online businesses that don't require substantial investment upfront, and you don't require any special skills to become a web hosting provider. Here are some handy tips to succeed in web site hosting arena.
Does Server Location Matter in Overseas Hosting?
Have you ever considered the importance of server location in case of overseas hosting? Well, here are a few interesting facts, so take a good look at them, if you hadn't really cared about these aspects to date.
How to Set Up a Website Quickly
Here's how you can register a domain
5 Tips for Kick-Starting a Web Hosting Business
Web hosting is one of the best businesses that one can think of starting, that too without really shelling out too much money. Here are 5 handy tips for starting a web hosting business, and running it successfully in the longer run.
Understanding the Concept of Ubiquitous Computing
Ubiquitous Computing, also known as pervasive computing, is a unique computing concept that involves the dream of technology being everywhere and still being virtually inexistent or invisible; in simple words, to turn the virtual reality inside out!
Check Out 5 Exciting Free Web Builder Sites
Here's a quick look at the top 5 free website builders that allow even a layman to create a professional site, without even knowing basics of HTML5 or incurring heavy fees associated with a professional web designer.
How to Make Money as a Hosting Reseller and...
Continuing our discussion of making money as hosting reseller, let us know take a look at bigger figures, and see how you can replace your current full-time job. Page 2.
Understanding Cloud Hosting and Differences...
Cloud hosting is one of the most popular hosting strategies at the moment, and this article explains what cloud hosting is, and its differences with cloud hosting with dedicated hosting.
Benefits of Cloud Website Hosting
The benefits of cloud website hosting are quite evident, and all the big guns in the IT industry are making a move towards the cloud... At the same time, new businesses are also looking at cloud hosting solutions, presenting a whole new realm of opportunities for the cloud hosting providers, which don't need to worry about getting enough clients anymore!
Essential Tips for Starting Your Own Web...
Thinking of starting a web hosting business? Here are few crucial aspects that you need to consider before you make the first move, to ensure success in the long run.
Before You Start a Web Hosting Company Without...
Here are some crucial suggestions for buying hosting plans to start a web hosting business, and best ones to be considered.
The Need for Registering Multiple Domain...
When you launch a website for your business, you should not just consider the .com or .us domain extension, but rather try to grab all possible domain extensions to safeguard the online identity of your business.
What Cloud Storage Is Best for You?
With the competition in cloud storage arena getting stiffer with every passing day, it's natural that folks would look for comparison - so here's the clash of the titans - Google Drive vs Microsoft Skydrive vs Box.net vs Dropbox vs Amazon S3 vs the Apple iCloud.
All That You Need to Know About Amazon Ec2 and...
Amazon's EC2 cloud computing platform has been gaining widespread popularity with every passing day, but how competitive is the Amazon cloud computing pricing really? Well, find out more about the EC2, Amazon's cloud computing platform that has become a rage within no time!
How to Make a Gmod Dedicated Server?
Gmod server hosting is in high demand amongst the gamers, but not too many hosting firms offer garrys mod dedicated server, so it might be a good idea to explore this niche market and generate some handsome revenues.
Know More About Domain Names and The Registrati...
Whether you're a customer who wants to book a domain name for launching a website, or a host that wants to get into the domain registration business, here are some of the crucial aspects of the domain registration process that one must know!
Troubled by 500 Internal Server; Here's What to...
An internal server error refers to an error, which may be caused due to insufficient permissions or other issues with hosting space or the web server. However, it does not necessarily imply an error in the server. This article briefs on the process of fixing internal server errors in Apache and cPanel running on LINUX platforms.
Amazon S3 Pricing and Comparison With Close...
Amazon S3 is the simple storage solution provided by the company for its cloud computing users, and just like the Amazon EC2 cloud, S3 has amazingly affordable pricing tariff, which makes it a viable option for anyone, and everyone. However, close rivals like Dropbox and Google storage services offer several benefits, which S3 fails to offer; here's a brief comparison.
Glossary of Web Terms Related to Hosting
This article presents a handy glossary of web terms commonly used by webmasters across the globe. However, rather than covering all the niches, it is a specific web terminology glossary related to just hosting.
Starting a Small business: Web hosting is the...
If you've been longing to start your own small business, web hosting is certainly a great option, which requires minimal investments, until you really think of starting your own data center. And, in the beginning stages, it may be a fantastic idea to cater to small businesses, and offer basic web hosting packages.
Understanding a Data Center and Its Management
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Is Unmanaged VPS Hosting the Right Option for...
Unmanaged VPS hosting can be advantageous for customers who know how to configure a web server, and perform all the tasks, and a great option for providers who don't have enough support staff, but there are several downsides to it too; here are all the pros and cons of unmanaged hosting.
Understanding What Bandwidth Really Is
Web hosting providers often lure the customers with catchy lines like unlimited bandwidth, unlimited storage space etc, so for those who've this basic question in mind -
What Really Distinguishes Professional Web...
This article basically describes the differences between the approach of professional hosts and the generic ones, and why some of the web hosting companies are so popular, while others aren't!
5 Unavoidable Challenges Faced by Cloud Customers
Cloud hosting is indeed the buzzword, but just as every coin has a flipside, the cloud customers need to face some of the common issues; here's a quick insight into 5 of them.
Importance of Network Security Penetration...
If you run a web hosting business, network penetration testing is of great importance to ensure good security levels of your server, and in turn safeguard the data of your customers; here's more to it.
Who Should Look for Off-Shore Hosting and Why?
Offshore web hosting may be required for various reasons, some of which include high security, and inability to host gambling/pharmacy related websites within the country due to local laws. Here's everything that you need to know about offshore hosting.
Quick Look at Differences Between Self-Managed...
When it comes to the selection of managed vs. self-managed hosting services, it all depends upon specific needs of the customers. Therefore, it is essential that you do provide the option of availing managed hosting services to your customers, rather than assuming that not many would be interested in the former option.
Planning and Gaps in Testing Data Center and...
Businesses need to devise disaster recovery and business continuity plans to mitigate an extensive variety of business threats, and they're quite applicable to data centers too.
5 Cool Control Panels Capable of Competing With...
cPanel may definitely be the most popular control panel today, but there are several good alternatives available in the market. Let's take a look at 5 good alternative to cPanel.
Understanding the Plesk Control Panel Better
There are several types of control panels, and each of them offers something unique to the user, and Plesk is one of the most popular ones; here’s an insight to Parallels Plesk control panel.
OpenStack and Cloud Stack Dominating the Cloud...
OpenStack and CloudStack have indeed emerged as the market leaders, and both of them have garnered lot of traction, and loyal fan-following in the cloud markets with big guns like Yahoo, AT&T etc backing them. Here's a quick look into each of them.
Beware of Cheap Reseller Hosting Issues
Cheap reseller hosting programs can surely save a good deal of money, but you must also be prepared to face the ugly consequences of these so-called cheap unlimited reseller web hosting packages.
Becoming a Successful Low Cost Web Hosting...
Nobody can give you the blue-print of becoming a successful low cost web hosting provider, but here are some trade secrets that can help you in establishing your identity in today's competitive shared hosting market.
All That You Need to Know About Running...
This article basically briefs on the process of running EasyApache through SSH.
5 Cool Tips for Becoming a Successful Blog...
Blog hosting is becoming popular with every passing day, but blog hosting service providers must remember that the mindset of bloggers are slightly different from corporate customers. So, here are some cool tips to succeed as a blog hosting provider.
Step-by-Step Guide to Rebuild PHP in WHM
Here are a few basic steps involved in the process of rebuilding PHP in WHM interface.
How to Choose a Catchy Domain Name for a...
If you're starting a new hosting venture, but confused about choosing the right domain name for it, here are a few pointers to assist you.
Symantec Hosted Mail Security Review
Here's a comprehensive review of Symantec hosted mail security solution, and it can help you in assessing how it can help in enhancing security.
Is Google Drive's New Pricing Competitive?
Google Drive has been officially rolled out in the market, and not just as a free offering, but rather as a comprehensive cloud storage solution. But, is the Google Drive pricing very competitive? Did the king of search engines get a little too greedy not to introduce it at a lower price than the market leaders like Microsoft SkyDrive, and Amazon S3?
Will iCloud Finally be Apple’s Ladder to...
Apple's iCloud is the answer to all the cloud players, and probably it'll once again hamper Windows 8 popularity just as the iPhone killed Microsoft multi-touch technology few years back! iCloud is the buzzword everywhere, and why not - it has got almost everything to keep the users hooked on to it, and 5GB free data storage is a great bonus too!
Will Cloud Computing Take Over All the In-House...
Despite the progressive acceptance of cloud technology by small and large businesses of all nature throughout the world, a big chunk of critics have not stopped calling cloud a passing fad. So, let's see why cloud computing has the potential to take over all the in-house applications, and it isn't just a passing fad.
All You Need to Know About PaaS
Platform as a Service has become very popular these days, and PaaS enhances developer productivity and hosting density, while decreasing the operational efforts.
How to Promote Your Hosting Business with Value...
In order to promote your web hosting business, it may be a fine idea to offer some value added services free of cost, along with your best-selling hosting packages, so as to lure more customers.
All That You Need to Understand About...
When it comes to offering colocation server hosting services, there are a lot of things to be considered, but here are 4 aspects that you simply can't afford to miss out on.
How Competitive is the Rackspace Cloud Drive?
Rackspace cloud storage services have certainly garnered lot of attention in past, but competition seems to have become really stiff with entry of Google Drive. Here are few things that new cloud storage providers must try to learn from Rackspace, and a brief review of Rackspace cloud drive, and insight into its pricing.
Top 4 Cloud Platforms for Small Businesses
Many small companies often tend to think that making a move to the cloud could be a costly affair, so they don't easily consider cloud hosting options. So, here are 4 cost-effective choices for small firms to get started with cloud computing.
All That You Need to Know About Being a VPS...
VPS web hosting is one of the most powerful money grooming businesses on the Internet; however, one needs to be ready to face lot of challenges if they want to become a successful VPS provide, so here's all that you need to know about being a VPS provider.
Pros and Cons of Windows VPS Hosting
Windows VPS services come with their own share of pros and cons; so, let's try to uncover the good bad and ugly things about Windows VPS.
5 Simple Steps for Manually Upgrading cPanel...
Depending upon the system settings, cPanel can be updated manually by running a cPanel update script or programmed to get auto-updated whenever an update is available. This article explains the process of updating cPanel manually.
Reseller Hosting: How to Restore Backups to WHM
Here's a quick beginners guide to restoring backups to the WHM. If you're doing this for the first-time, then you may certainly come across a lot of ugly surprises, but with little effort, you should be able to get this done.
Cloud Security to Get Even Better in 2015!
Cloud security solutions have been getting better with every passing day, and it wouldn't be wrong to say that they'd easily overpower all the conventional data centers, and soon turn out to be the main source to protect your business from external risks.
Glacier - The Latest Cloud Storage Solution...
Amazon has introduced another new member in the cloud arena in form of Glacier, its newest cloud storage that allows the small businesses and enterprises to archive data effortlessly on the cloud, and to come out of the dark age of tape storage.
Reasons Why Cloud Computing is Needed in Auto...
Most of the companies in the IT sector have already made a move to the cloud, and they're reaping heavy benefits, and enjoying reduction in operational and maintenance costs. However, manufacturing, and automotive industry is yet to make a move to the cloud!
Top 10 Web Hosts in the Market
Here's a list of the 10 best web hosting firms around the world, and reasons why they're the best in business, along with the areas where they lack a bit.
Buying Web Hosting Packages as a Reseller
Buying a web hosting package as a webmaster is pretty easy since there are lots of options available in the market, but when you want to buy web hosting package as a reseller, things are fairly different; here are a few things that you must keep in mind.
How does Hyper-V VPS Hosting Compare with...
When it comes to selection of one among Hyper-V VPS vs. Virtuozzo, it could be a tough call, because both of them come with their own share of benefits, but them none of them are free from fair share of drawbacks either.
Amazon EC2 Problems
When you consider the rapport of EC2, Amazon's problems like the recent outage have been the only glitches that have harmed their reputation; otherwise Ec2 is extremely popular in the market today; here's an insight.
E-commerce Hosting Needs - VPS vs Cloud
Finding the right hosting solution for e-commerce ventures can be quite tricky, and in this post, we've compared VPS vs cloud hosting solutions for e-commerce.
How to Setup a Dedicated Server Seamlessly?
Counter Strike offers the most enticing multi-player gaming experience, but avid gamers may find it little hard to setup a steam dedicated server on their own. So, this creates a very small niche market in hosting industry, where the demand may not be too high, but things are only going to become better in future. Here's a simple guide to setting-up a steam dedicated server
Google Drive and Skydrive - Head-to-Head!
Google's Drive is here to challenge everybody, right from Skydrive, iCloud, Amazon S3, down to DropBox, Box.net, and all the cloud storage service providers. In this article, we'll take a better look at the offerings of Microsoft and Google, to determine who turns out to be a superior contender in the battle of Google Drive vs SkyDrive from MS.
SaaS is Becoming Popular Among the Masses!
Software-as-a-Service used to be a tech jargon few years ago, but as times have changed, SaaS services have become far more accessible to general public; here's a quick insight.
Benefits of Offshore Web Hosting
Offshore web hosting operations can considerably bring down the cost, and help you expand your business, and company's rapport; here's an insight.
4 Big Security Threats to Dedicated Server...
Dedicated hosting comes with a fair share of advantages over VPS and shared hosting, but it can be quite difficult to manage the security issues and prevent the malware attacks at the same time. Here are the top 4 security issues that have been haunting the dedicated server users for many years.
Lack of Support to All Web Technologies Can...
If all the web pages of a website are to be viewed by all the Internet users out there, then the website needs to be hosted on a reliable public server that supports all modern web technologies. Now when it comes to servers and hosting, things totally depend upon the needs of an individual. While some of the web apps, and specific features of a website could be Windows-dependent, certain things like a Wordpress blog may require Linux compatibility. And, that's not all, some websites may require support to CGI, and modern technologies like Ruby-on-Rails, Cold-Fusion etc, so every host must provide support to all the latest web hosting technologies...
7 Things That You Must Include in Your Hosting...
Have you ever bothered to review whether your web hosting packages are enticing enough, and do they offer anything unique to the customers or are they just one among countless similar offerings in the market?
Data Center Server Virtualization in Cloud...
Data center server virtualization can help a great deal, but it's not an easy thing to with either. Here are some handy tips for data center virtualization in cloud hosting environment.
Common Hosting Issues and Ideas to Tackle Them
Starting a web hosting business isn't a cakewalk, and there are whole lot of issues involved in the process of setting up, and running a web hosting company. Here are some common issues, and ideas to deal with them.
Do You Really Know the Capacity of Your...
A cloud data center has incredibly high performance, but it's not easy to asses its real capacity; here's all that you need to know about understanding the capacity of your data center.
Equinix and Several Other Telecom Giants to...
Middle East and Asia Pacific region seems to be attracting lot of telecom operators and cloud companies who're in the process of expanding, and setting up new data centers. The new trend seems to be just picking up, and the future of cloud markets in Middle East and APAC seems to be quite bright.
Tips for Using Amazon S3 Hosting Services
Here are some cool tweaks and tips for using Amazon S3 hosting services more efficiently.
Knowing the Basics of Data Center Tiers for...
Co-location users often tend to get confused with data center tiers, and certifications, so here are basics of colocation services and some intricacies of tier certifications.
Future of Cloud and Reasons You Should Invest...
Cloud computing industry is rapidly expanding, and the prospects of investing in this cutting-edge technology are extremely enticing.
Upgrading Your Hosting Network Infrastructure...
Managing and upgrading the infrastructure of your hosting network isn't a cake-walk to say the least. So, here are a few suggestions to minimize the unplanned down-times that customers absolutely hate!
Reasons to Invest on Dedicated IP Hosting
Dedicated IP hosting can safeguard your web apps and website from a number of online threats, and it's highly recommended for hosting important security web apps as well as websites that have specific requirements. And, almost half of the customers want static web hosting at one point or the other, so as a web host, you shouldn't disappoint them.
Small Business Hosting Explained
Whether you're a small business owner looking to buy hosting for the first time or a hosting provider looking to target small business owners, here are few noteworthy pointers to help you out.
Security Benefits of VPS
Not many of the folks consider the security benefits of Virtual Private Servers; they usually look at the financial benefits, and prefer them over dedicated servers, but don't really use them unless they outgrow the shared hosting limits; so here are some eye-opening facts about security benefits that a VPS offers.
Keeping Your Customers Happy is the Key to...
It's not just about getting more customers to subscribe to your hosting packages, and you need to keep your existing customers happy with the quality of services too.
What Does It Take to Become a Great Web Hosting...
A great web hosting provider offers plethora of great features, amazing customer support and much more than an ordinary host. Making a mark in this competitive hosting market isn't that easy, and it takes a lot more than getting the basics right.
7 New Hosting Trends for 2015 that Look...
As we welcome 2015, here are few of the latest hosting trends to watch out for.
Leading Cheap Web Hosting Sites in the Market
There are currently a few cheap web hosting sites that are extremely popular in the market, but one needs to understand the secrets to their success; it's not just about being cheap, but rather leaving no stones unturned to vow the customers.
Know More About SSH
Alongside growing demands for dedicated IP hosting, and file hosting, another booming niche in hosting market is SSH - secure shell hosting; here's everything that you need to know about SSH.
All That You Need to Know About Container-Based...
Container-based hosting, virtualization, and hypervisor are the latest hosting trends that have been creating the buzz in hosting industry, and here's a quick insight into their benefits, along with basics of container environment.
Quick Guide to Updating MX Records via cPanel...
If you want to change the email hosting location and point to an external server, take a look at these steps involved in the process of updating MX records in cPanel.
Future of Dedicated Hosting in the Age of Cloud...
The hosting experts have been predicting that cloud hosting will eventually turn out to be the only big thing in the industry, and probably the demand for dedicated servers might go down radically, but how true is it really?
Insight into Some of the Recent Hosting Scams
Here's an insight into the latest web hosting scams that have stunned the industry over the past 12 months, and spotlight on some of the lesser known facts about some famous web hosts.
Top Web Hosting Deals in the Market
If you study the best web hosting deals offered by the leading hosts in the market, you can certainly devise a better strategy to leave a long lasting impact - here's an insight to some of the best hosting deals on the offer!
3 Essential Cloud SaaS Myths Demystified
Difference between SaaS and cloud computing isn't very obvious to even the geeks, let alone the masses, so I thought it'd only make sense to compile this post explaining the features of SaaS CMS, and major differences from basic cloud environment.
Top 5 Advantages of Remote Server Monitoring...
You ought to use all kinds of tactics to boost customer retention rates in the hosting industry, and usage of Remote Server Monitoring Tools is certainly proven to be valuable, and effective.
5 Reasons Why Cloud Computing is the Buzzword...
For those who don't know what the cloud has hot to offer, it may not be too obvious why cloud computing has become the buzzword all of a sudden. So, here's an insight to cloud hosting, and its benefits.
Commodity Servers Will Play a Crucial Role in...
Commodity server platforms are quickly becoming the next big thing in the data center industry, and replacing the conventional options at a quick pace, as the entire world is steadily progressing towards the cloud era, where just about everything is available on the Internet via cloud-based systems.
Are You Seeing Spoof Mails Originating from...
It is a well-known fact that spam e-mails originate from fake addresses. The e-mail authentication feature in cPanel helps provide information about the nature of the incoming e-mails. This helps users discard unwanted e-mails with ease, and prevent mail spoofing.
Why is CaaS (Cloud as a Service) Gaining...
Cloud as a Service offers plenty of benefits, and if you're a web hosting provider, there's no reason why you would not want to keep that option in your portfolio!
Prepping Up Your Data Center for 2020
Planning a data center, which is future-ready isn't an easy job to say the least. Businesses must identify the consequences of the quickly rising data amounts entering their data centers, find out what priorities need to be addressed, set potential goals for the 2020s data centers, and devise a plan for developing futuristic data centers.
Did You Ever Wonder Who'd Like to Buy Web...
It's essential to analyze who'd like to buy web hosting packages that you offer, and why; if you offer competitive pricing, it's not essential that customers would run to you, as there are tons of competitors in the market... So, even before your potential customers actually think of putting their money on your hosting packages, you should analyze whether it'd make sense for anyone to choose the web hosting packages that you sell!
Freewebsite.us Now Offers Free Web Hosting and...
Freewebsite.us is a new service that offers free web hosting, and free website builder as well as handy advise to help the inexperienced web masters in getting their first website for free.
Have You Tried Anonymous Web Hosting Services...
Anonymous web hosting has become the need of the hour, looking at the presence of hackers, and cyber criminals all over the internet; nobody really wants the world to know the nitty gritty about their domain ownership, and website hosting details, and that's where anonymous website hosting comes into play.
Explore the Best Cloud Management Tools for...
Right cloud management tools can play a crucial role in the execution of your marketing strategy, and before deploying any cloud system, you need to narrow down on the cloud management tools that you would be using.
What are the Perks of Unlimited Reseller Web...
Here's an insight into the benefits of the so-called unlimited reseller hosting plans, and few myths busted about claims of offerings unlimited services in a hosting package.
How has AWS Made Its Way to the Top of IaaS...
It's quite interesting to see how the perception of people in cloud industry has changed so quickly about AWS, and how it currently dominates the Iaas markets.
5 Reasons Why You Should Switch to IIS 8 Hosting
The latest Windows IIS 8 has indeed turned out to be a game-changer
Common Web Hosting FAQs
Here are some of the common web hosting questions asked by the customers, and answers to those questions.
Is Amazon EC2 Better Than Rackspace Mosso?
When you analyze Amazon Ec2 against the likes of Rackspace Mosso, it's not really like comparing red and green apples (which can be compared), but it's not like comparing apples and mangoes either (which can't be really compared, so let's take a look at pros and cons of both; here's a comparative analysis of Amazon EC2 Vs Rackspace Mosso
Before You Buy a Shared Hosting Package: Your...
Buying a shared web hosting package isn't as easy as it sounds; you may get overwhelmed with the amount of options in the market. If you're buying your first web hosting package, then here are some important aspects to consider, in order to make a well informed decision, and find the best deal on shared hosting packages.
Data Center Hosting - A Booming Trend
Data center hosting services are in high demand these days due to the sheer fact that web server colocation, and managed hosting have become the need of the hour, on account on rising data capacity issues, and lack of reliable hosting providers.
Comparing the Popular Control Panels in Hosting...
Here's a quick comparison of popular web hosting control panels such as Plesk, cPanel, Ensim, Direct Admin, and H-sphere.
5 Quick Pointers for Analyzing the Reliability...
When the discussion boils down to finding a reliable web hosting service, there are certain popular parameters used for comparison of various services. So, here are 5 crucial traits of a reliable web host.
Amazon Launches a Managed Caching Service in...
Amazon ElastiCache is the new managed caching service for the Amazon cloud users, which makes the implementation and operation of web apps in AWS lot easier than before.
4 Elements That Demonstrate Cloud Technology is...
Cloud computing could certainly be a promising option, but the cloud technology is still far from being mature; here are 4 elements that indicate the same!
Basics of Software Defined Networking (SDN) for...
Software Defined Networking has been of great use in many use case examples, just the way open cloud management has become a rage over the years, and SDN technology is certainly here to stay.
Why Are Managed Cloud-Based Hosting Services...
Managed hosting have always been in demand, but now the ones backed by strong cloud storage solutions are in higher demand more than ever before; here's a quick insight into the various benefits offered by managed cloud hosting solutions.
Basics of Media Hosting
Get to know more about media hosting, and its outburst with the evolution of cloud computing in this article.
Smart Data Centers are the way to Go Green!
Green data centers are the biggest buzz in the industry, because they help in cutting down on energy expenses, and serve as a holistic way of nature conservation for the better future of mankind.
How to Choose a Dedicated Server for Your...
Choosing a dedicated server can be a wise move, but it comes with certain cost implications too; here's a quick insight into the parameters that need to be noticed while opting for a dedicated server.
Top 5 Latest Trends in Hosting Industry for 2013
As 2013 is about to come to an end, we take a look at some of the latest trends in hosting industry this year, and expectations for 2014.
The Need for Budget Web Hosting
If you want to target the small-to-mid-size businesses, it's essential to offer budget web hosting plans that cater to needs of wide range of users rather than just SMEs and corporate giants.
Pros and Cons of Using Content Distribution...
CDN i.e. content distribution networks can be really handy in optimizing the load times of interactive websites, and improving their performance. Depending of the location of the user trying to access the website, data is fetched from the nearest server location to optimize the load time.
Discover Why Hosted Private Clouds are Getting...
Hosted private cloud is the new buzzword in the cloud arena, and here are few strong reasons behind the surge in its popularity.
Why Do You Need a Contemporary Data Center...
A contemporary data center strategy is essential for surviving in this digital world; here are few of the top aspects to be considered.
Have You Considered a VPS Solution for Your...
VPS hosting is gaining popularity with each passing day, as business owners are conscious about the downsides of shared hosting, but still many of them aren't prepared to shell out $100+ a month on dedicated hosting. Virtual Private Servers act a a bridge when you wish to move away from shared hosting.
4 CES Trends That Hosting Providers Can Bank On
2015 is expected to bring about a lot of changes in cloud storage, IoT, IoE, and even Consumer Electronics Sector, and all of these would indirectly have a significant impact on the hosting industry; here's an insight.
5 Compelling Reasons to Consider IaaS Today
IaaS is gaining rapid popularity due to a number of reasons; here's a quick insight into some of them
When Do You Really Need Another VM?
When folks run their own servers, they tend to monitor the performance closely, but they're often unsure as to when they should add another VM host; here's all that you need to know.
Leasing vs. Building Your Own Data Center in 2014
Should you choose to outsource your data center hosting requirements, or choose to build/lease your own?
Guide to Promoting Your Hosting Firm Through...
Take a look at some of the great ways to promote your web hosting firm through the power of social media.
Insight into Advantages of Amazon EC2 for...
Just about everyone knows about the Amazon EC2 platform, but many business owners are still unaware of its advantages, so here's how it's beneficial to businesses.
Server Colocation is the New Need of the Hour...
Data center colocation has got plenty of benefits and it sure makes sense for small business owners to go that route, when they don't want to cough out big money on their own data center.
Brief Guide to Setting Up Billing Operations...
Just launched a new hosting firm, and trying to learn how to set-up billing operations for a hosting company? This comprehensive guide will help you in figuring out everything right from the billing system, order processing, support system, down to accounting, and record keeping.
Latest Hack to be looked out for – DDoS...
A new kind of hack that has to be looked out for is the DDoS Extortion threat that's doing rounds on the Internet at the moment.
How to Improve Data Center Interconnectivity?
Enhancing the data center interconnect (DCI) can be a tricky task, and here are the top 5 challenges involved in the process.
Consolidation of Enterprise Data Centers...
Most businesses don’t find it sensible to continue managing their on-premises data centers with the introduction of services like AWS.
Cloud Disaster Recovery is the Next Big Thing!
Data recovery leveraging cloud-based systems is the next big thing in the market, and here's how it can help you business, and top reasons why you must consider it at all costs.
Is Google Drive Better than Dropbox?
Folks had mocked Google's new cloud storage solution as just another Dropbox alternative, but it turned out to be much more than that; here's a comparative analysis of Google Drive vs Dropbox.
What is the Biggest Roadblock Preventing the...
If you think about expansion of your hosting business, at times, you may tend to black out, and totally be clueless about the future plans, because perhaps you never paid a lot of attention on creating a business plan with any expansion plans.
\$120 Billion Cloud Computing Market Would...
Cloud industry is undeniably growing at an amazing pace, but did you ever wonder how it'd shape up by 2020? Well, here are a few probable things that you'd get to witness in cloud hosting space 6 years down the line.
What Security Measures Are Generally Offered by...
Here's a quick look at the top hosting security aspects that should be kept under consideration, and spotlight on the common security measures generally offered by the hosting providers.
3 Fatal Mistakes That New Web Hosting Providers...
New web hosting providers need to learn a lot of things, but it's always a smart idea not to learn it the harder way. So, here are 3 things that a new host can learn from GoDaddy, world's largest domain registrar, and a reputed hosting firm.
DDoS Attacks are the Biggest Concern for Data...
DDoS attacks have evolved into a whole new level, and not only are the platforms like WordPress being targeted in a big way, but even large data centers have become the targets of such DDoS attacks in recent times.
EC2 Technology from Amazon
Elastic Cloud Computing (Ec2) is the buzzword in cloud market; let's learn more about Amazon's EC2 technology in this article.
Essential Components of Managed Dedicated...
A fully managed dedicated hosting package must comprise of all essential features that allow a website owner to sit-back, relax, and watch his/her website/web-apps being managed with great professionalism. There's no specific check-list, but following are the essential components that a managed dedicating hosting package must comprise of!

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