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Chillers and fuel cells: the greening of the hosting industry continues
Tuesday, February 23, 2010
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WebhostingDay 2010: dates, location, speakers
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
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Web hosting socially and in the cloud in 2010
Wednesday, December 30, 2009
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OVH, VMware launches cloud offerings for the US market

Following its acquisition of VMware’s vCloud business in April 2017, French company OVH has launched its next-generation Hosted Private Cloud offerings for the US market, targeting SMBs. The service begins in the Eastern U.S. region along with the U.K. and Germany, with more regions to be added in the 2018 Q1-2. OVH has a leading […]

US, Japan and Europe standardize a single metric system for DCs

US, Japan, and Europe government agencies have agreed on a single metric system (Power Usage Effectiveness) which is to be used to measure data center’s energy efficiency. Companies around the world can use the guidelines that the agreement provided to measure how efficient their data centers are. The agencies agreed that a single metric system […]

Interxion opens second DC in Dublin

DUB2, Interxion‘s second data center in Dublin is now open. The European carrier-neutral DC provider designed DUB2 to meet increasing demand for colocation infrastructure and outsourced managed services. The $16 million project provided 26,425.4 square feet of gross space.

New York Times rates Rackspace best place to work

The New York Times has released the results of their annual survey of the best places to work in the latest edition of the Sunday Times and web hosting and cloud services provider Rackspace has earned honors in several categories, including top spot in the ranking of IT services companies. The honors mark the third […]

HostDime opens sixth international division in India

American hosting services provider HostDime has continued its growth outside of its home base with the announcement this week of the launch of HostDime India, the company’s sixth international division. With a keen eye for new markets with the most potential, CEO Emmanuel Vivar and his team have already launched HostDime divisions in Joao Pessoa, […]

ShareFile’s first data center in Ireland

ShareFile has opened a data center in Ireland, which will allow its customers to download and upload files faster. The company has been placing its servers in different locations around the world to prevent and protect data loss.

Strato web hosting company finally sells for $409M

Deutsche Telekom has announced its plans to acquire a European-based web hosting provider Strato for a total of $409 million. Strato has customers in six European countries and it is one of the largest web hosting companies in the continent. The current owner of Strato is Freenet and it has been looking for potential buyers […]

LeaseWeb hosts Amsterdam Rijksmuseum website

The Amserdam Rijksmuseum website is now being hosted by European web hosting provider LeaseWeb. The museum has a collection of 1.3 million art pieces that are worth a total of 8 billion euros. It includes paintings, jewelry, and textiles. The site is hosted on a dedicated hosting plan which uses LeasweWeb’s international hosting network. launches

One of Europe‚Äôs fastest growing domain registration sites has launched a sister site providing UK clients with hosting services. This is a pretty obvious solution aimed at offering related additional services to new and existing domain registering customers. The new site will provide on-demand hosting with dedicated servers and VPS, supported by local […]

iomart achieves ISO certification at the double

iomart hosting has been certified for ISO9001:2008 Quality Management Systems and ISO 27001:2005 Information Security Management Systems. ISO9001 is a standard for providing assurance that the company has met quality requirements and enhanced customer relationships. ISO27001 is a standard for companies which shows that they can manage and secure sensitive corporate data and information. Few […]

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