How To Choose The Best Sever For Small Business In 2017

How To Choose The Best Server for A Small Business In 2017

I think you’ll agree with me that choosing the best server for a small business can be a difficult process. With so many providers and server options to choose from, it’s almost impossible to know where to begin.

It doesn’t have to be this complicated.

It turns out, there are just four things to really consider when choosing a small business server. In today’s article, I’m going to show you exactly what to look for so that you make the right decision for your business.

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ServerMania Sponsors WHIR Toronto Networking Event

On July 27, 2017, ServerMania is proud to be sponsoring a Web Hosting Industry Review (WHIR) networking event in Toronto, Canada. WHIR networking events provide a great opportunity for industry professionals to meet in a comfortable environment, develop connections, and create new business opportunities. We’ll be giving away a Beats By Dre headset at the event and complimentary drinks, as well as delicious appetizers, will be available.

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What is Net Neutrality?

Today is the day we all work together to make the Internet a better place.

Internet Service Providers like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T want to end net neutrality so they can charge extra fees to control what we see & do online. The end of net neutrality rules means that Internet Service Providers will be able to split the Internet into “fast lanes” for companies that pay and “slow lanes” for the rest. This will negatively impact consumers and businesses across the country.
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Five Factors to Consider When Choosing a Cloud Hosting Service Provider

Cloud hosting service providers span a vast range of services, capabilities, and expertise. The best cloud hosting providers offer a secure and reliable infrastructure platform capable of supporting and scaling business critical operations easily and consistently. But it can be difficult for prospective cloud clients to tell the difference between a great cloud hosting service provider and a provider that can’t offer the best service.
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What Is The Future Of Cloud Computing?

What Is The Future Of Cloud Computing?

We’re rapidly approaching the tenth anniversary of the cloud. In the last decade, the cloud has fundamentally reshaped the infrastructure hosting and enterprise IT space, and in the process has matured enormously. The cloud has evolved from a rudimentary alternative to on-prem data centers to the highly capable and flexible platform we take for granted today.

It will continue to evolve in the future, in ways that are both predictable and beyond our ability to forecast. The future of cloud will be managed, hybrid, make heavy use of containers, and be distributed beyond the traditional data center. (more…)

Bare Metal vs Hypervisor

Bare Metal vs Hypervisor: Which Is Right For Your Project?

The modern infrastructure hosting market offers no end of platforms and technologies for companies to choose from. But in spite of what seems like endless variation, it’s possible to categorize infrastructure hosting options into a small number of functional groups. The most fundamental division is between bare metal infrastructure and hypervisor-based infrastructure, which is more often referred to as cloud infrastructure.

In this article, I’d like to discuss the differences between bare metal and cloud infrastructure, with a focus on the benefits of each and how infrastructure hosting clients can choose the best platform for their projects and applications. (more…)

IaaS vs PaaS Which Is Right For Your Application?

IaaS vs. PaaS: Which Is Right For Your Application?

Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service are two of the most popular cloud modalities. Taking the time to understand the differences between IaaS and PaaS will pay-off in the long run. Making the wrong choice can limit flexibility and agility and may have cost implications.

In this article, I’d like to compare IaaS and PaaS to give CIOs and developers a clear picture of the relative merits of each. (more…)