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’s Server-Side Performance Tops Amazon, Rackspace and DigitalOcean LANSING, Mich. – May 17, 2017 – A study by performance analyst firm Cloud Spectator finds that Liquid Web LLC, a $100 million managed hosting provider, beats rivals Amazon, Rackspace and DigitalOcean when it comes to website and cloud application performance. Liquid Web’s virtual machines (VMs) […]
New, third-party data has been released announcing that Liquid Web has the best VPS hosting when comparing LAMP stack performance! This new performance data shows that Liquid Web’s servers once again outpace equivalent servers at Rackspace, Amazon, and DigitalOcean.
As the most popular database server in web hosting, MySQL is utilized in every industry, from social media to ecommerce. As a database, it is used to store and organize content and data, which may be later used in the dynamic generation of websites and as the backend of web applications. In this MySQL wrap […]
As your business or website grows or changes, it is important to remember the key role your virtual private server plays in your success. Even if your VPS seems to be running smoothly, it’s always a good time to take a closer look for potential ways to optimize your VPS performance. Often the default settings […]
Our ever-updating Knowledge Base often features helpful how-to’s and explanations for installing, running, and updating different programs and applications on your server. Featured in this edition of our KB Weekly Wrap-Up are Apache2 Modules, MySQL, MongoDB, and glibc (GNU libc).
The growth of our company over the last few years has kept one department in particular very busy – our Training Department. This department handles the training of all personnel through in-house classes and on-the-job training. Liquid Web hires approximately 6-10 new employees every month and was even listed among INC. Magazine’s 5,000 fastest growing […]
What Are Databases? Databases have long been an integral part of everyday life, but their presence has become even more ubiquitous with the rise of the electronic database. While databases can be as simple as a phone book, today’s electronic databases are much more complex. All databases are simply an organized collection of facts or […]