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Updated Articles and Resources

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    Updated Articles and Resources
    • What Should You Choose - Amazon EC2 or Google App Engine? Created: Wednesday, August 31, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      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...
    • 4 Pointers to Make the Right Choice between Custom and Commodity Clouds Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      This post provides a fair comparison of custom and commodity clouds, throwing light on pros and cons of each of them, along with handy pointers that can help in assisting your clients with greater clarity in the process of making a more suitable choice
    • Mobile Device Security Must be Prime Focus of a Hosting Provider Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Security of mobile devices is quickly becoming a serious concern with the surge of malware and phishing attacks on mobile users. So, here's why hosting providers must focus upon this aspect very carefully.
    • Freewebsite.us Now Offers Free Web Hosting and Guidance Created: Thursday, July 19, 2012 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      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."
    • 5 Cool Tips for Becoming a Successful Blog Hosting Provider Created: Thursday, March 31, 2011 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      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 ...
    • Insight into IaaS Cloud Services and the Buzz About Price Cuts Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      The competition in IaaS arena is only getting fierce with each passing day as Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and all the big guns are slashing their prices to attract the customers. In this mad race, the small players are quite likely bound to get squashed off!
    • Rackspace or Amazon EC2 - What Do You Prefer? Created: Monday, September 05, 2011 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      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!
    • Cloud Storage Gaining Attention of Google, Microsoft and Other Big Guns Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      The potential of cloud storage market isn't unseen anymore, to say the least. And, now even the big guns like Microsoft and Google are betting big on cloud markets.
    • Data Breach Costing Big to Companies Due to Unapproved Cloud Apps Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      Reports of data breaches due to unauthorized cloud apps have been on the rise, but how costly can such breaches really turn out to be, for the enterprises? This article outlines how deep cloud storage solutions and other apps have penetrated deep into most of the IT firms.
    • Tips for Starting a Hosting Business in the Confinements of Your Home Created: Sunday, March 31, 2013 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      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"
    • A Brief Guide to Google Web Hosting Created: Wednesday, February 16, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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...
    • Basics of Dealing With Internal Server Errors Created: Sunday, October 13, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      An internal server error refers to an error, which may be caused due to insufficient permissions or other issues with hosting space or the server. However, it does not necessarily imply an error in...
    • The Need for Registering Multiple Domain Extensions for Your Business Created: Sunday, March 31, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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...
    • Does Server Location Matter in Overseas Hosting? Created: Monday, October 29, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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 a...
    • Cloud Hosting or Dedicated Server Hosting: What Should You Prefer? Created: Thursday, August 30, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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 ...
    • Top 10 Cloud Computing Vendors Created: Tuesday, June 26, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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." Thursday, May 31, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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 m...
    • Google Drive vs Apple iCloud vs Amazon S3 vs Box Created: Friday, April 27, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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...
    • Has Google Got the Pricing of New Drive Right? Created: Friday, April 27, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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? ...
    • Know More About Domain Names and The Registration Process Created: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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 dom...
    • Understanding What Bandwidth Really Is Created: Tuesday, November 29, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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 -" i--#if expr="$zTP='t3'" --...
    • Understanding What Cloud Hosting Really Is! Created: Thursday, June 30, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      If you're new to the cloud arena, then the very first question that'd pop-up in your mind is obviously -" itemprop="description"> Friday, March 18, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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...
    • How Competitive Is Amazon Cloud Computing Pricing? Created: Monday, March 14, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Amazon's EC2 cloud computing platform has been gaining widespread popularity with every passing day, but how competitive is the Amazon cloud computing pricing? Well, find out more about the EC2, Am...
    • Plesk Control Panel Review Created: Friday, December 10, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      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.
    • Before You Start a Web Hosting Company Without Investing on Infrastructure Created: Wednesday, January 12, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Here are some crucial suggestions for buying hosting plans to start a web hosting business, and best ones to be considered.
    • 5 Myths about Cooling and Power in Data Centers Created: Sunday, June 01, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014
      Here are a few common myths related to data center hosting
    • How to Help Your Hosting Customers Save on Cloud Storage? Created: Saturday, May 31, 2014 Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014
      When it comes to cloud storage, there are many ways in which you can help the customers save big in terms of pricing; so, take a quick look at these tips.
    • Latest Hosting Trends Show That Conventional Providers are at Risk! Created: Saturday, May 31, 2014 Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014
      Latest trends in web hosting industry clearly show that it's the era for specialization, and if you're still offering the good old hosting services, then the chances are high that you may get wiped out by the competition in near future.
    • What Really Ensures Success of Data-Center Deployment in Cloud Computing? Created: Saturday, May 31, 2014 Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014
      When the discussion boils down to successful datacenter deployment in Cloud Computing, there are a lot of factors that play a crucial role, and here are some of the noteworthy ones.
    • 5 Handy Tips to Assess a Web Hosting Company’s Reliability Factor Created: Saturday, May 31, 2014 Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014
      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.
    • Spotlight of Advantages and Disadvantages of Cloud as a Service Created: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014
      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!

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