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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 […]

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 […]

Protect Your Customers with this Data Privacy Checklist

In today’s climate, it is essential that your organization understand how to manage private data. Ignorance is no excuse, and even a single misstep could land you in hot water with regulatory agencies, media organizations, and your own clients. Use the following checklist to ensure that the protections you have in place are sufficient – […]

Avoid A Disastrous Website Migration With These Tips

If you run a business with an online presence, then at some point it’s likely that you’ll find yourself considering a website migration – a scary prospect for some. However, migrations don’t have to be difficult or painful and properly preparing is the first step toward making the process easier! There are many reasons why […]

Top Six Best Practices For Data Backup

Your data is of paramount importance. No matter whether you store sensitive customer data for your ecommerce business, or you simply have oodles of cat videos, no one wants to wake up one morning and discover that their data is gone. Due to the nature of ever-evolving online attacks, it’s impossible to guarantee that your […]

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 […]

Best Practices for Data Backup

Your data is crucial and you should never have to be without it. Protecting that data from catastrophes should be top priority and making sure all of your important data is backed up is the best way to ensure you always have access to your information. While there are many services that can help you […]