Liquid Web’s Server-Side Performance Tops Amazon, Rackspace and DigitalOcean
LANSING, Mich. – May 17, 2017 – A study by performance analyst firm Cloud Spectator finds that Liquid Web LLC, a $100 million managed hosting provider, beats rivals Amazon, Rackspace and DigitalOcean when it comes to website and cloud application performance. Liquid Web’s virtual machines (VMs) exhibit faster processing and disk speeds, while performing more transactions and sustaining more requests per second.
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New visual comparison tool and automatic SSL address customer needs and pain points
LANSING, Mich. – April 18, 2017 – Liquid Web, a $100 million managed hosting provider focused on web-dependent professionals, brings innovation back to the world of managed WordPress hosting with the addition of a new visual comparison tool, automatic SSL and other capabilities expected to benefit customers. Continue reading “Press Release: ‘We’re Not Done Yet’: Liquid Web Brings Innovation Back to Managed WordPress Hosting”
Liquid Web Survey Reveals Business Challenges as Web and Cloud Reliance Grows
LANSING, Mich.– March 7, 2017 – There is no doubt that the adoption of web and cloud technologies continues to accelerate at a phenomenal rate. A recent survey by Liquid Web, LLC, a $100 million managed hosting provider focused on web-dependent professionals, found nearly 80 percent of designers, developers, digital agencies and SMBs expect their businesses will be more reliant on cloud and web technologies in the next five years. Continue reading “Press Release: Security and Reliability Fuel Hosting Concerns for Web-Dependent Designers, Developers, Digital Agencies and SMBs”
Liquid Web continues growth strategy, focus on web professional customers, with acquisition of WiredTree
LANSING, Mich.– Jan. 19, 2017 – Liquid Web, LLC (www.liquidweb.com), a $100 million managed hosting provider focused on web-reliant professionals, today announced the acquisition of Chicago-based managed web hosting company, WiredTree. This acquisition follows the completed purchase of Rackspace’s Cloud Sites business unit late last year.
While most of the largest hosting and cloud providers are either focused on very small website hosting or infrastructure services for very large enterprises, Liquid Web focuses its managed hosting products and high-touch support on tech-savvy, web-reliant professionals. These professionals rely heavily on the web and cloud to grow their businesses or to power multiple websites and applications. They need a reliable, secure partner who is building products for them and guaranteeing 100 percent power and uptime. Liquid Web is that partner. Continue reading “Press Release: Liquid Web Acquires Web Hosting Company WiredTree”
Lema’s Expertise to Support Growing WordPress Customer Base and Innovative Product Line
LANSING, Mich.– December 1, 2016 – Liquid Web, Inc. (www.liquidweb.com), a $100 million managed hosting provider focused on web-dependent professionals, announced today the hiring of Chris Lema as VP of products and innovations. Lema brings more than 20 years of software development and product development experience to Liquid Web. Most recently, Lema served as an independent industry consultant focused on the WordPress community, sharing his insights via a daily blog, ebooks, public speaking and product strategy. Continue reading “Press Release: Liquid Web Hires WordPress Authority Chris Lema to Head Up Product and Innovation”
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New technology backed by the best value-added services and guarantees in web hosting
LANSING, Mich.– October 26, 2016 – Liquid Web refreshes technology across its entire managed dedicated server lineup to drive faster application performance. The new line includes faster application performance with new CPUs, business-grade SSDs, and fourth generation DDR (double data rate) RAM. These upgrades signal Liquid Web’s commitment to provide a best-in-class hosting experience for the web-dependent professionals it serves. Continue reading “Press Release: Liquid Web Upgrades Managed Dedicated Server Solutions with the Latest Technology Improving Speed, Reliability and Security for Customers”
The company appoints new head of global sales in San Antonio office after recent Cloud Sites acquisition
LANSING, Mich.- October 19, 2016 – Liquid Web, Inc. (www.liquidweb.com), a $100 million web-hosting and managed cloud-services provider, announced today the hiring of key leader Amar Patel as Head of Global Sales & Solutions. Patel will play an integral role in the company’s San Antonio office growth, as Liquid Web also recently announced new office expansion plans in the city’s downtown tech corridor. Continue reading “Press Release: Liquid Web Continues to Grow With Top Talent in San Antonio Office”
Liquid Web encourages busy web-dependent professionals to stop and strengthen their WordPress sites during National Cyber Security Awareness Month
LANSING, Mich., Oct. 13, 2016 — Hacking attacks cost the average American firm $15.4 million per year. During October, which is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, Liquid Web, a $100 million web hosting and cloud services provider, urges WordPress users to help prevent attacks by addressing five critical areas of security.
WordPress is the web’s most popular content management system, and collectively its users publish more than 58 million new pages each month. Ninety-nine percent of more than 75 million WordPress sites are secure, but that still leaves one percent, which includes more than 750,000 sites that are potentially vulnerable. WordPress users can make sure they stay out of the one percent by addressing these five critical areas of security: Continue reading “Press Release: Deter WordPress Hackers with 5 Security Essentials from Liquid Web”
LANSING, Mich.- Aug. 26, 2016- Liquid Web, Inc. (www.liquidweb.com), a $100 million web-hosting and managed cloud-services provider, has been selected as one of Inc. Magazine’s 5000 Fastest-Growing U.S. Companies for the 10th consecutive year. The Inc. 5000 list is determined by a percentage of the overall revenue growth over three years for privately owned U.S. companies. Other factors taken into consideration are industry, location, revenue and number of employees. Over the last three years, Liquid Web has experienced a 40 percent growth rate. Now, with the recent acquisition of the Cloud Sites business unit from Rackspace, Liquid Web has grown to 550 employees and serves over 30,000 clients in 150 countries. Continue reading “Press Release: For the 10th consecutive year, Liquid Web is honored as an Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing U.S. Company”
Liquid Web commits to create new innovations for Cloud Sites customers by investing in the platform, its employees and the City of San Antonio
LANSING, Mich.– August 8, 2016 – Liquid Web, a $90 million web hosting and cloud services provider devoted to delighting customers, today announced it has signed an agreement to purchase Rackspace® (NYSE: RAX) Cloud Sites business unit, which will remain in San Antonio. Continue reading “Press Release: Liquid Web Acquires Cloud Sites Business Unit from Rackspace”