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Carrie Wheeler

Carrie Wheeler is the EVP and General Manager for Liquid Web and Nexcess. Carrie’s background has given her a unique perspective on how to combine excellent products and services. In her 25 years of experience in technology, telecommunications, hosting, and cloud services (at MCI, AT&T, and Cbeyond to name a few) she has served many roles in both Information Technology and Customer Operations.

Second Half of the Year Day

It’s July. Wait, Whaaaat? Although March and April seemed to crawl along as we all learned to navigate brand new economic and personal landscapes, it’s somehow suddenly summer. The goals we set for ourselves and our businesses back in January seem a distant memory now. Wednesday, July 1st is precisely half-way through the year 2020. […]

The Fun in Fundamentals: Keeping Company Culture Alive While Working Remotely

Liquid Web’s Executive Vice President and General Manager on creating a virtual team building atmosphere where individuals feel valued, supported, and part of a community. In my last blog, fundamentals of management, we talked about the fundamentals being more critical than ever given our current global pandemic situation. Now, as we face the reality of […]

Announcing The New Managed WordPress and Managed WooCommerce Plans

Liquid Web continues to invest in the WordPress and WooCommerce ecosystem. As part of this commitment and investment, in 2019 Liquid Web acquired Nexcess, a premier eCommerce hosting provider. Nexcess’ high-performance Cloud platform now runs Liquid Web’s Managed WordPress & Managed WooCommerce plans, delivering exceptional speed, scale, and security with the same great support and […]

Seeing Price Increases from Your Host?

Shocked that your hosting provider just increased your prices? Wondering how you will pass on those prices to your clients or manage this increase within your planned budget?  Thinking to yourself … why would a provider change the game on you like this? We will now explore the top three reasons why you may be […]

Liquid Web Is Fighting The Demise Of Net Neutrality

On December 14, the Federal Communications Commission will vote to repeal regulations that protect net neutrality. Today, the FCC classifies broadband provision as a telecommunication service, a designation that gives the FCC the ability to enforce net neutrality. This week, the broadband service offered by last-mile ISPs is likely to be reclassified, allowing ISPs to […]

Prevention vs. Protection: How Should You Mitigate DDoS Attacks Against Your Server?

It’s one of the oldest cyberattack methods in existence – and one that’s been around for nearly as long as the Internet itself. I am referring, of course, to the Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. Although there are many different attack vectors a DDoS may exploit and many different methods through which it may […]