Domain.com and Bluehost, part of the Endurance family of brands which also includes HostGator and SiteBuilder for example, are now offering Microsoft Office 365 to their managed hosting customers. Customers of Bluehost and Domain.com can choose from three Office 365 packages designed for small business. Microsoft Office 365 provides the small business owner with a suite of applications that would make it easy to create, collaborate and streamline operations. In addition to the Office products – Microsoft…"Bluehost and Domain.com Add Microsoft Office 365 To Their Managed Hosting Offerings"
Liquid Web, a managed hosting company with global operations, part of private equity firm Madison Dearborn Partners’ brand portfolio, has announced the launch of their upgraded managed dedicated servers. Featuring the new Intel Xeon E3-1230 v6, Intel Xeon Silver 4108, and Intel Xeon Gold 6130 processors, these dedicated servers come standard with DDoS protection, “advanced” security, and built-in backup disk. The new managed dedicated servers will be deployed in Liquid Web’s wholly-owned data centers. The…"Managed Hosting Company Liquid Web Announces Upgraded Dedicated Servers"
Cloud Computing Concepts (C3), a provider of managed hosting technologies and communications services to small, medium, and enterprise businesses across the United States, has acquired EtherneXt. Founded in 2002, EtherneXt has been providing Internet connectivity, colocation, and managed services to a diverse base of customers throughout North America. “I would like to express my sincere gratitude to the many EtherneXt customers over the years,” said Bill Desjardins, CEO of EtherneXt. “I have spent a significant…"Managed Hosting Company C3 Acquires ISP EtherneXt"
Liquid Web, a managed hosting and managed application services provider, is now partnering with IconicWP to augment their Managed WooCommerce Hosting product line. Liquid Web launched the very first Managed WooCommerce Hosting solution in January 2018 and has since launched a WooCommerce Hosting Beginner Plan that is focused on new stores, a Dropshipping Starter Plan focused on dropshippers, and a Marketplace Starter Plan focused on marketplaces. All of the Managed WooCommerce Hosting plans will now include ten IconicWP plugins that will add extra functionality to…"Liquid Web Partners With IconicWP to Augment Its WooCommerce Hosting Services"
After evolving its Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) model into a consultative, hybrid multi-cloud sales approach last year, managed hosting company Codero is now celebrating the successful migration of more than 1,000 servers and 500 customers to Microsoft Azure in 2018. Codero’s evolving go-to-market strategy is now focused on helping clients architect, implement and manage their optimal IT using a combination of managed public cloud resources and dedicated servers. To support this move, in January 2018, Codero joined…"Codero Migrates 1,000+ Servers and 500 Clients to Microsoft Azure in 2018"
Managed hosting provider Hostway, a global provider of managed cloud infrastructure and application hosting solutions for software companies including healthcare, SaaS and e-commerce focused organizations, has been awarded FERPA attestation. Hostway is now uniquely positioned to provide educational IT systems with compliance and security in protecting student information. To maintain FERPA compliance, Hostway employs multiple layers of security to ensure the protection, privacy, and integrity of student data. The company would have policies and processes…"Hostway Achieves FERPA ‘Educational’ Compliance Certification"
ServerCentral, a managed hosting infrastructure provider with services including colocation, IaaS, and managed cloud solutions, has acquired Turing Group – an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Advanced Consulting Partner. The acquisition comes one year after ServerCentral made a minority investment in Turing Group. Turing Group is one of a few companies in the world to have earned three major AWS partner designations: Amazon Web Services Advanced Consulting Partner, Managed Service Provider, and Authorized Public Sector Partner. Founded in 2000,…"Managed Hosting Provider ServerCentral Buys AWS Consulting Partner Turing Group"
Managed hosting provider Green House Data has announced the Phase 3 expansion of its Cheyenne, Wyoming data center and headquarters. Construction of the new data center expansion has begun already and is expected to be complete within Q1 2019. Phase 3 will add two new data center floors for a combined 7,500 square feet of white space. The new data center build is designed with energy efficiency in mind, using custom indirect evaporative coolers, energy…"Green House Data Plans to Expand Data Center in Cheyenne, Wyoming"
“With Ubisoft’s backing, we greatly enhance our global reach while continuing to function as an independent managed hosting provider for gaming companies and for a broad range of organizations,” said Stijn Koster, CEO, i3D.net. Ubisoft, the France-based global creator, publisher and distributor of popular games such as Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, For Honor, Just Dance, Watch Dogs, as well as Tom Clancy’s video game series, has acquired managed hosting provider i3D.net. Headquartered in the Netherlands, i3D.net serves…"Gaming Giant Ubisoft Buys Managed Hosting Company i3D.net"
Codero, a managed hosting company offering a diverse portfolio of fully managed offerings – from bare metal servers within its own data centers to custom cloud and technology solutions, has added Melissa Bradbury to its management team as Director of Marketing. Melissa Bradbury comes from Oracle where worked on product marketing for Oracle Cloud Platform. At Oracle, she led the company’s go-to-market strategy for application development, deployment of cloud services, blockchain cloud, artificial intelligence (AI)…"Managed Hosting Company Codero Hires New Director of Marketing"