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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.

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 […]

How to Find Malware in Your Website

Why Prevent and Thoroughly Remove Malware From Your Site? For small-to-mid-size businesses (SMBs) and enterprise organizations, finding, removing, and preventing malware is increasingly critical for risk management and digital trust. Cybercrime now costs small businesses $200,000 on average, with 60% of small businesses going out of business within six months of being victimized. For large […]

How to Create a Secure Server

How can you secure the server that hosts your business’s data? That’s one of the top questions companies big and small have struggled to answer since cybersecurity became a hot topic. In today’s security environment, anybody is a potential target for an attack and, unfortunately for most, the next malware infection is right around the […]