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Jerry Vasquez

A self-professed pirate captain with two decades of leadership experience, Jerry has led teams from 60+ cooks and chefs to 16 networking engineers. He brings those years of experience to his current role as Product Manager at Liquid Web, focusing on networking and security products. When not working or sleeping, Jerry can usually be found eating and having a good conversation with good people.

Security Trends In 2021 and How To Protect Your Site

The global pandemic has brought a change in the latest security trends. According to Akamai’s research, the main targets of cyberattacks are retail, hospitality, and travel industries, but corporate marketing systems or even web hosting companies aren’t safe from being targeted by assailants. These security issues also spill over to 2021, and it’s more important […]

Is Your VPS Protected from DDoS Attacks?

When it comes to hosting, most business owners like to have a set-it-and-forget-it attitude. They don’t think through all the possible worst-case scenarios that might affect their online presence and thus don’t actively prepare for them. Unfortunately, cybercriminals do. So if your business stores sensitive information (e.g., for payments) or provides a valuable service online […]

Preparing Your Website for Traffic Spikes: The Do’s and Don’ts

Trying to decide the best ways to protect your site from downtime or slow loading during traffic spikes? It’s every webmaster’s worst nightmare: a spike in popularity causes traffic that brings your site down, preventing users from accessing your website. How do you prevent this from happening? An influx of new visitors to your site […]