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How Liquid Web Helped Hurricane-Proof This Web Server During Hurricane Harvey

When Hurricane Harvey struck Houston, millions of visitors hit the Space City Weather site for critical weather updates. Writer and webmaster, Lee Hutchinson, was worried his site would struggle with the massive traffic. But it did not, with a little help from Liquid Web.   The senior technology editor at Ars Technica, Lee Hutchinson hosts […]

Are You Making These Five Huge Cloud Backup Mistakes?

Data protection and disaster recovery are now more important than ever before. Enterprise data is growing at a faster rate than ever before, to the point that many traditional backup solutions cannot keep up. That is where the cloud comes in. With its immense flexibility, near-infinite capacity, and ease of connectivity, cloud storage makes for […]

Big Data Could Have Saved Your Bracket!

With only a few games left in the March Madness tournament, fans across the country are waiting with bated breath to see which team comes out on top, and not just die-hard basketball fans. The tournament has become all-inclusive for both fanatic and casual fans alike. In fact, more than 40 million Americans will fill […]

KB Weekly Wrap-Up 11-21-14

Our Knowledge Base not only includes helpful how to articles, but also solves many of the common errors you might encounter while troubleshooting your server. In this edition of the KB Weekly Wrap-Up we’ve solved two errors you might encounter when attempting to connect to a vsftpd server. You can also learn how to resize […]

Storm Block Storage Provides Increased Performance & Value

After hearing our customers express a desire for a reliable and redundant block storage solution, we set out to engineer a solution versatile enough for any project. What emerged was SBS (Storm Block Storage): cost-effective storage volumes that are completely separate from your hosting environment and can be unlocked in just a few clicks. With […]

Ten Ways Databases Run Your Life

You might not realize it, but databases are everywhere. Whether or not you know very much about them, or even care to, their effect on our daily lives is extensive. From weather applications to the movies you watch online, databases are responsible for many of the services we utilize daily. We have collected a few […]