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Certificate Transparency: What Do Domain Owners Need To Know?

Google has recently been at the forefront of sweeping industry changes to improve the security behind SSL issuance. The next round of changes impacting certificate holders is about to go live, and it's important for domain owners to take notice. 

From April 30, 2018, Google Chrome will consider SSL certificates that aren’t included in a Certificate Transparency log to be insecure. When Google Chrome users visit a site secured by an unlogged SSL certificate issued after that date, they will see a prominent warning indicating that the site is insecure.

Continue reading to find out how Certificate Transparency may impact your business, and what to do to stay protected. 

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Buyer’s Guide to Xeon Servers

The Intel Xeon line is often the best choice for high-demand servers and workstations. A Xeon server can handle data-intensive processes and maintain the speed that Intel is known for.

If you are new to the Xeon server and Central Processing Units (CPU), read on to see what sets them apart from other CPUs. Understanding the features will help you choose the right server for your needs.

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7 Tools for Brainstorming Short Domain Names

Before you can launch a new website or company, you need to find an available domain name.

Unfortunately, it takes more than a few minutes to think of a fitting domain name. There are a lot of steps involved in the process. But you don't have to do it on your own.

We've put together a guide to help you find the best short domain names for your website.

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4 Security Tips for Your Dedicated Windows Server

It's official: server compromises are on the rise across the globe. In fact, in recent years, hacking has increased by a shocking 32%, leading companies to lose millions of dollars in business and even more in consumer confidence and trust.

If you have a Windows dedicated server, then it's your responsibility to ensure that you've done everything you can to keep your consumer data and information safe from hackers.

In this article, we'll share with you some of our most valuable tips when it comes to increasing the security of your Windows dedicated server.

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How Does VPN Work: What Business Owners Need to Know

Cybersecurity is a concept that all entrepreneurs need to take seriously. The threat of cyber attacks is very real. But it can very difficult to have your company's sensitive information compromised if you take the time to implement preemptive measures to defend yourself against cyber attacks.

We all know that we should keep our antivirus programs and other computer software updated. But, entrepreneurs need to secure their network connections, too. The easiest way to do this is through a Virtual Private Network (VPN).

So, how can a VPN protect your business? Continue reading to learn everything you need to know.

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SaaS Tools That Every Business Needs

SaaS stands for software as a service, and if you weren't aware it's a popular trend for growing businesses. Essentially, your company purchases access to cloud-based platforms that serve different purposes.

It often connects clients with employees or even employees with other company's employees. The applications are endless. Though the real power of SaaS platforms is the always-on cloud nature, backed by browser-based access.

But just knowing that SaaS tools are the future isn't enough.  So to help your business stay on the right track, we're bringing you the best SaaS tools to help your company needs.

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How to Choose the Best Dedicated Hosting Solutions for Small Businesses

One of the most popular ways to get your business' product or website online is by using dedicated hosting solutions.

There are so many options out there to choose from when selecting a server for your small business. Today we'll take you through some of the must-have features you should look for when considering dedicated hosting. 

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A Game Developer’s Guide to Dedicated GPU Servers

A GPU dedicated server is a powerful piece of technology that has the potential to change the way you manage and interact with your data.

Finding the right server for your processing requirements is a key step in ensuring your project starts off on the right foot.

Join us, today, as we analyze GPU servers, what they do, and what you should expect when investing in one.

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Is Unlimited Dedicated Server Bandwidth Possible?

Businesses today use more server bandwidth than ever before. With file sizes getting larger and the internet getting faster, this trend isn't likely to slow down anytime soon.

You've probably seen companies offering unlimited bandwidth, and while that idea sounds nice, it doesn't exist.

Just look at one notice a Rogers internet customer in Canada received when they tried to make use of their unlimited bandwidth. Don't let this happen to your business. 

To help your company find the best bandwidth options for your needs, we're breaking down why unlimited bandwidth doesn't exist, and the best alternatives.

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Say Hello To Our New Amsterdam Data Center

We’re happy to announce the latest addition to ServerMania’s range of data center locations: a brand-new facility in the heart of the beautiful city of Amsterdam, Netherlands. The new facility – ServerMania’s fifth – represents a 20% increase in ServerMania’s data center capacity and is our first location outside of North America.

At launch, we’ll be bringing managed services, dedicated servers, and hybrid servers to the Amsterdam location, soon to be followed by ServerMania’s public and private cloud hosting platforms. All the services hosted in Amsterdam are covered by the ServerMania Service Level Agreement, which guarantees quality service, fast customer support, a 100% Network Uptime Guarantee, and more.

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