Consider these eight safeguards to keep thieves away from your domain names. If you own domain names–particularly good names–you are at risk of having your valuable assets stolen from you. Thieves will try to compromise your domain registrar account (sometimes by first compromising your email account) and transfer the domains to another registrar. Sometimes they won’t change your nameservers, so you might not realize the domain name is stolen until much later. This makes it…"How to keep your domains from being stolen (2019 edition)"
It’s true that in this era of constant innovation, with new gadgetry emerging at every turn, technology is king. However, even as the IT and telecommunications industries become increasingly dependent on the latest and greatest computing and automation strategies, the push of the enterprising human can never be replaced. In fact, at the core of every technological breakthrough or revolutionary strategy or application, interpersonal collaboration and initiative still remain the big, beating heart of it…"DataGryd CEO Tom Brown’s Power 100 Title Underscores The Company’s Reputation as a True Agent of Change"
As your company grows ahead with variant opportunities, there is a good chance that you may consider data center modernization or at least a few of the options modernization provides, while on the lookout for other upgrades for your operation. Many companies can make the case for data center modernization as it is also known as digital transformation, especially in a work landscape that is constantly in flux. Data center modernization is rising to meet…"Is it the Right Time to Modernize Your Data Center?"
Website Hosting Review interview with Michael Boyle, Strategic Planning Director, Westin Building Exchange Michael Boyle is the Strategic Planning Director for Westin Building Exchange (WBX), a world-leading data center and colocation facility in Seattle, WA. Since the building’s construction in the 1980’s, it has proved a strategic location offering much sought-after space to unique and eminent clients such as Southern Pacific Communications (which would eventually become Sprint), Western Telecommunications Corporation, Inc. and more. As the…"Data Centers and Disruption: Westin Building Exchange’s Michael Boyle Discusses the Industry’s New Horizons"
Today is International Women in Information Communications Technology (ICT) Day! This day is celebrated every year in April and it aims to empower and highlight women with careers in ICT. We support women who have an interest in pursuing careers in ICT, and are proud to say we currently employ 38 women here at ARIN – which is half of our staff! On this special day, we’d like to take a moment to acknowledge the…"Celebrating Women in ICT Day: Getting to Know the Women of ARIN"
The shift of enterprise IT spending from traditional (non-cloud) offerings to new, cloud-based alternatives is continuing to drive growth in the enterprise software market. In 2019, the global cloud-based software market is projected to reach $427 billion, up 7.1 percent from $399 billion in 2018, according to the latest forecast by Gartner. The largest cloud shift has so far occurred in application software. However, Gartner expects increased growth for the infrastructure software segment in the near-term, particularly in Integration…"Gartner: Global Cloud-based Software Spending Up 7.1 percent in 2019"
Fastly, a global edge cloud platform and content delivery network (CDN) with Points of Presence (PoPs) at the center of the highest density Internet Exchange Points in cities around the world, has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering (IPO). Founded in 2011, Fastly is trusted by brands like Airbnb, The New York Times, Alaska Airlines, Vimeo, The Guardian, Deliveroo, Pinterest, GitHub, and thousands more…"CDN Provider Fastly Files For A $100 Million IPO"
PacketFabric, a company leveraging an entirely automated SDN-based network architecture and the latest in optical and packet switching technology, has announced deployment of its Connectivity-as-a-Service (CaaS) platform in phoenixNAP’s flagship data center in Phoenix, Arizona. The new Point-of-Presence (PoP) will provide additional access points to PacketFabric’s network, while phoenixNAP’s customers would benefit from a greater carrier choice and improved connectivity. PacketFabric enables its customers to “easily” create and manage private networks using its web portal…"PacketFabric Deploys Connectivity-as-a-Service Platform in phoenixNAP Data Center"
Switch Datacenter Group has announced the transfer of its AMS1 colocation data center and operations to Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) – in an all-cash transaction for €30 million ($34 million). Switch Datacenter Group sees it as a logical next step on its path to strengthening their focus on the colocation wholesale market and customer-specific site development for enterprises and hyperscale customers. Over the last couple of years, Switch Datacenter Group has evolved from a high-end classical…"Switch Datacenter Group Sells Amsterdam AMS1 Data Center to Equinix for €30M"
Liquid Technology, an industry-leading IT asset disposition service provider, recently announced that they will be hosting their annual Earth Day event in collaboration with Marcus Partners, a real estate and commercial property firm, for a fourth consecutive year. To help combat the damaging effects of improper e-waste disposal, Liquid Technology holds this yearly event offering tenants of the Merritt 7 office park in Norwalk, CT the opportunity to safely and ethically recycle their unwanted IT…"Liquid Technology’s Annual Earth Day Event Helps Stem Growing e-Waste Concerns"