South-African Web Hosting Firm Selects Comodo Cybersecurity

1-grid.com, a Capetown, South Africa-based company offering web hosting, domain names, email hosting, SSL and malware security solutions, will be bundling Comodo cWatch Web security tools together with its web hosting services. 1-grid.com is a company specializing in hosting for small to mid-size businesses (SMB) in South Africa. Quite some of those customers would find themselves under assault while attacks have become more severe and sophisticated. An increasingly common vector for attacks would lie in…

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IPv6 for Governments and Enterprises: Impact and Implementation in 12 Steps (Part 2)

In the first part of this article, we analyzed the impact of deploying IPv6 on corporate networks, which include governments, companies and organizations. Now I will explain the 12 necessary steps to implement your IPv6 deployment project. 1. Get training An IPv6 deployment project in any network is a big step towards the future, and therefore training is imperative. IPv6 is not the same as IPv4. It is inconceivable to properly plan the project, and…

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Hivelocity Announces Acquisition of Dallas IaaS Provider, Incero.com

Hivelocity, a Tampa, Florida-based provider of dedicated servers, cloud hosting, colocation and managed services, has announced the acquisition of Incero.com – a Dallas, Texas-based Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider with data centers located in Dallas, Seattle and New York City. Incero was founded in 2008 and quickly gained traction with aggressive pricing coupled with “a no-nonsense approach to self-managed bare-metal,” stated Hivelocity. “Soon, our new data centers in Dallas, Seattle and New York will be…

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KickStart Europe Announces 2nd Edition of Its International Data Center Industry Event

The second edition of the KickStart Europe event, an initiative of Digital Gateway to Europe, will be held in Amsterdam, at the RAI exhibition and convention center, January 14-15, 2019. This annual event for the international data center industry will again bring together global digital leaders and experts – to share data center industry knowledge and insights while discussing solutions to growing challenges. Last year’s event approximately 300 ‘C-level’ data center industry executives from 15…

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ParkMyCloud Adds New Method to Address Cloud Waste

“With each release of the ParkMyCloud platform, we’re delivering customers another piece of the puzzle they need to fully automate multi-cloud cost optimization,” said Bill Supernor, ParkMyCloud’s Chief Technology Officer (CTO). ParkMyCloud, a company helping enterprises automatically identify and eliminate wasted cloud spend, has expanded its cloud cost optimization platform to include “rightsizing.” Rightsizing is a way to reduce wasted cloud spend by resizing cloud resources. This would provide significant savings, just by moving a…

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StackPath Unveils EdgeEngine Serverless Computing

StackPath, a global platform delivering CDN technology, secured edge services and more, has announced StackPath EdgeEngine – a “simple yet powerful” serverless computing service that lets developers run code at the cloud’s edge without a server, virtual machine, or container. “The edge is the new frontier in cloud computing,” said Lance Crosby, co-founder and CEO of StackPath. “EdgeEngine gives developers the power to customize workloads at the edge without the burden or overhead of managing infrastructure.…

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VIRTUS Data Centres and Imperial College—choosing technology to fulfill pedagogical needs

By Darren Watkins, Managing Director for VIRTUS Imperial College London is a world-class university with a mission to benefit society through excellence in science, engineering, medicine and business. Delivering learning in fields that are powered by technology means that tech is, of course, firmly embedded in Imperial College’s DNA. STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) subjects have dominated the employability tables for graduate salaries and career prospects, and as technology becomes intrinsic to every industry,…

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IPv6 for Governments and Enterprises: Impact and Implementation in 12 Steps (Part One)

In a previous article, I discussed the 12 steps to deploying IPv6 in an Internet Service Provider network. Now, I want to concentrate on corporate networks, which include cases for governments, enterprises and organizations in general. While working for a new customer in the LACNIC region, I learned about a peculiar IPv4 deployment solution, which created a number of added difficulties for IPv6 deployment. I learned that this is a solution widely used in almost…

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Cylance Unveils AI-Powered Cloud Security Solution for AWS

Irvine, California-based Cylance has announced support for Amazon Web Services (AWS) with its CylancePROTECT for the cloud solution. This cloud security solution would secure cloud workloads in public, private, and hybrid cloud computing environments. Cylance develops “innovative” artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities to detect and prevent malware from executing. The company’s CylancePROTECT solution now supports AWS Linux to protect application instances running on cloud services infrastructure from cyber threats. Its AI techniques would further extend to the Cylance AI-powered endpoint detection…

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RF Code Hires Tom Bishop As Vice President of Data Center Services

Austin, Texas-based RF Code, a provider of automated, real-time critical asset tracking and environmental monitoring solutions for data centers, has appointed veteran technologist Tom Bishop as Vice President of Data Center Services. In his new role, Mr. Bishop will be responsible for driving RF Code’s “next generation” product rollouts, and the commercial availability of RF Code’s ‘Edge Data Center’ solution. Tom Bishop would bring a wide breadth of software and hardware expertise and more than…

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