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Ten Ways Databases Run Your Life

You might not realize it, but databases are everywhere. Whether or not you know very much about them, 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 of the more well-known […]

When to Transition to Cloud-based Data Centers

To do it effectively, business leaders need to have a solid grasp on the organization’s current infrastructure. They also need to know where it is headed, and the challenges that the CIO is facing. And – they need to pinpoint where competitor’s are sitting in today’s digital economy. Check out 10 Questions You Need to […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

eCommerce Hosting Tips for the Holidays

The Holiday shopping season is upon us! While consumers are powering up their laptops, tablets, and phones, retailers should be metaphorically battening down the hatches to prepare for the onslaught of profitable Holiday traffic. Is your eCommerce site ready for the craziness that is the Holiday shopping season? We’re ready to help you prepare your […]

Announcing Storm Private Cloud!

We’ve taken all the power and flexibility of our Storm Platform and put it directly in your hands with our latest product release: Storm Private Cloud. Storm Private Cloud allows you to create your own private cloud environment with the purchase of a private cloud server (or servers), within which you can create, move, resize, […]

March Madness Live Sees Increased Traffic in 2013

Scalable hosting saves money and infrastructure Last week began one of the most watched live television events in the nation – March Madness!  At Liquid Web™, we’re not only excited to watch the games, sweat over our brackets, and argue with co-workers about Michigan State’s chances of winning, but we also appreciate the infrastructure needed to […]