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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 […]

Liquid Web Announces Protection and Remediation Services for their Managed Hosting Solutions

LANSING, Mich., August 9th, 2018 — Liquid Web, LLC, (https://www.liquidweb.com), the market leader in managed hosting and managed application services to SMBs and web professionals, has announced the launch of their Protection and Remediation Services to further help safeguard customers from cyber attacks and to address many standard compliance requirements. “Security continues to be top-of-mind […]

When to Transition to Cloud-based Data Centers

Let’s face it. There are more security threats than ever before as businesses proceed down the 3rd quarter of 2018. From cryptojacking to malware threats, along with discontent employees and disruption from power loss, keeping servers up and running is a difficult job. Security threats are becoming more complex, as are infrastructure needs. To do […]

Ten Questions You Need to Answer to Survive a Data Disaster

Good business relies on good planning. Anticipating scenarios, detailing responses and understanding consequences is an essential part of your business survival kit. Technology is no different. We all want and hope for the best outcome, but statistically, we know that trouble may be lurking around the corner. This is the same reason you likely insure […]

How To Fix A Hacked WordPress Site, Fortify Security, And Prevent Future Hacks

Your client has a hacked WordPress site. It’s finally happened. You’ve read about it happening to other businesses, but thought, “It won’t happen to my clients.” Their websites don’t get enough traffic; they are kept up-to-date enough, etc. Somehow, it still happened. It’s OK! The first thing you need to do is not panic. Usually, […]

Expensive Data Loss Be Damned – Backups Saved the Day

The importance of data backup is one of those things that we all agree with, but don’t always act on. After all, backups are one of the best ways to protect your business from expensive data loss and unplanned downtime – a phenomenon that costs businesses over $1.7 trillion dollars annually. However, not every business […]