Archive for July, 2011

5 interesting facts about data storage and cloud computing


We live in a fact-driven world with business intelligence (BI) and statistical analysis informing server purchase decisions as well as stimulating the need for giant data centers to store, track and analyze this archival data as well as activity around e-commerce transactions. Here are some interesting facts relating to the above: Most Enterprise customers expect…

Join us at INTERFACE 2011 in Salt Lake City, Utah


We’re delighted to be a silver sponsor of this year’s INTERFACE event taking place on Thursday, July 28th at the Salt Palace Convention Center. Our senior solutions architect, Rick Powell, will be in Theater 2 at 9:30am discussing the challenges of managing hybrid clouds in his presentation, Public Cloud. Private Cloud. Single Pane of Glass….

The rise and fall of hosting search term activity


It’s interesting to note breaking trends in keyword activity for some of our principle hosting packages including colocated servers, dedicated servers, managed servers and of course, cloud hosting, which looks set to dominate the IT industry over the next several years. Google insights continues to show the massive relevance of keyword searches based around colocation…

Ahh, the joys of short-interval backups for dedicated servers!


We are currently offering a wonderful server backup tool from R1Soft for United States’ customers selecting our Dedicated Server options. Geared towards both Windows and Linux servers, the product we are recommending is called CDP or Continuous Data Protection for high performance back-ups at ANY interval with MINIMAL impact to server (or disk) performance. Ok,…

New Referral Program Launched for Web Hosting Solutions


Virtual Internet, a leading provider of high availability hosting solutions for mission critical websites and applications, today announced the launch of its referral program that rewards participating partners for referring clients to Virtual Internet. “Our program is designed to make it simple and straightforward to enhance your business with Virtual Internet,” says Patrick McCarthy, Managing…

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