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Uptime & Performance

Liquid Web’s infrastructure and services have been crafted with performance and 99.999% uptime in mind at every turn for SMBs. Learn how to get the best possible hosting for resource-demanding applications, eCommerce stores, or websites.

What are the Benefits of VPS Hosting?

Wondering what the benefits of VPS Hosting are for your business? Every business today is striving to gain market share, customer base, and see overall growth. And one of the best pathways is to ensure your development cycle is lightning-fast. Businesses that see an online presence as a necessity are looking to quickly develop their […]

Understanding the Difference Between Solid State and Hard Disk Drives

What is a Hard Drive? All computers need a method to store, retrieve, and share digital information; Hard drives accomplish this task. A hard disk drive stores your data magnetically using one or more rapidly rotating disks or platters coated with magnetic material. The earliest hard drives were extremely large and very expensive. They were […]

Is High Availability Clustering Right For You?

In recent years, the idea of “high availability” infrastructure has gained more and more mindshare in the hosting space. But as with most technology, a common understanding or agreed definition is a little elusive. Especially around high availability clustering. In this piece, we will examine what High Availability Architecture actually is, what it is not, […]

Preparing Your Website for Traffic Spikes: The Do’s and Don’ts

Trying to decide the best ways to protect your site from downtime or slow loading during traffic spikes? It’s every webmaster’s worst nightmare: a spike in popularity causes traffic that brings your site down, preventing users from accessing your website. How do you prevent this from happening? An influx of new visitors to your site […]

Introducing the New Liquid Web Global DNS

At Liquid Web we are continuously improving our customer’s experience by increasing reliability and performance. In that spirit of continuous improvement, we have been working on placing additional DNS servers spread around the world. These additional servers are strategically positioned so that they provide a local DNS server option for visitors to your site (wherever […]