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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 […]

Liquid Web Takes a Step Toward Clean Energy

LANSING, Mich., August 28th, 2018 – Liquid Web, LLC, (https://www.liquidweb.com), the market leader in managed hosting and managed application services to SMBs and web professionals, becomes the first data center to install new energy efficient air conditioners financed by the Lean & Green Michigan PACE program. “By installing new energy efficient air conditioners and air […]

5 Security Questions You Need to Ask Your Cloud Hosting Provider

For years, the cloud hosting industry has been fighting the concept that hosting in the cloud is less secure than keeping data in your own data center (“data center” could mean anything from a few dusty computers in a closet to a state-of-the-art conditioned facility). Now that Cloud Service Providers have convinced the market that […]

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 […]

Web Hosting Focused on You Stands Out in a Competitive World

Recently, T.C. Doyle, the Senior Content Director of Channel Brands at Penton Technology, interviewed our CEO, Jim Geiger, and CTO, Joe Oesterling, about how and why Liquid Web stands out in the web hosting industry. They discussed Liquid Web’s number one priority: to help web-dependent professionals, like yourself, find reliable web hosting with a friendly […]

New Substation Provides More Power to our Data Center

The skyline to the east of our Data Center 3 has been slowly changing over this summer. Our local power utility, the Lansing Board of Water and Light, has been building a new substation just off our property. This new substation, while not built specifically for Liquid Web, nonetheless provides many benefits to us and […]

Upgrading The Liquid Web Network

As a part of our commitment to Heroic Support® and excellent customer service, we are constantly working to improve the infrastructure, network, and power systems that support our data centers. To that end, we’re in the middle of some big updates to our network, including increased capacity across all layers and new hardware. These improvements, […]