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Alternative Energy and the War of the Currents

May 21, 2019

By Marc Cram, Director of Sales, Server Technology In the 1880s, Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla battled for the nation’s energy contract in what is now known as the War of the Currents. Edison developed direct current (DC) and it was the standard in the U.S. However, direct current is… Read more

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Exclusive interview with Superb.Net’s Haralds Jass: Reflections on Twenty-Two Years as an Internet Frontrunner

August 8, 2018

By Quincy Solano, Marketing Manager, Superb Internet Corp. Cloud hosting company, Superb Internet Corporation, was founded 22 years ago by current President and CEO, Haralds Jass, when he was just 16 years old. More than two decades in business have given Jass a powerful firsthand perspective on the Internet as… Read more

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Shifting to the Sky: Where Do Cloud Trends Leave Traditional Data Centers?

April 16, 2019

By Emil Sayegh, CEO & President of Hostway Gartner recently made a bold claim: The data center is dead. Along with this proclamation, Gartner predicts that 80% of enterprises will have shut down their traditional data center by 2025, compared to the 10% we see today. Gartner also states that… Read more

Working the Kinks Out of Workloads

March 26, 2019

Mark Gaydos, Chief Marketing Officer, Nlyte Software As we look at the issues data centers will face in 2019, it’s clear that it’s not all about power consumption. There is an increasing focus on workloads, but, unlike in the past, these workloads are not contained within the walls of a… Read more

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Security Measures to Consider When Migrating to the Cloud February 22, 2019

By Brian Wilson, Director of Information Technology, BitTitan As more enterprises begin migrating to the cloud, the question of cybersecurity is increasingly urgent. While cloud migration offers many benefits, it’s key to understand your company’s overall goals. Security and data protection can be maintained and even enhanced by a move… Read more

Five Emerging Trends for MSPs and IT Pros in 2019 January 25, 2019

By Mark Kirstein, Vice President of Products, BitTitan The new year brings a wave of eagerness and ambition for innovators across industries. For IT professionals and managed service providers (MSPs), this often means setting new business goals. For instance, in 2019 MSPs or IT firms may be considering new service… Read more

The Elements of a Good Disaster Recovery Plan December 19, 2018

By Tim Mullahy, Executive Vice President and Managing Director at Liberty Center One No one wants their business to have to weather a disaster – but sometimes they happen. If you go in without any concept of what you’re doing, you’re more or less guaranteed to be in crisis. But… Read more

Cyber Hygiene And You – Five Things You Need To Do For A Strong Security Posture November 6, 2018

By Max Emelianov, CEO of HostForWeb Cyber hygiene shouldn’t be a difficult concept – yet it seems like many organizations struggle with it. Yours might even be among them. Either way, it’s probably better to be safe than sorry. Read on to see if you’ve done everything necessary to keep… Read more