Web Hosting

Canadian Company HostPapa Partners with Let’s Encrypt to Enable HTTPS for their Customers

HostPapa, a Canadian-owned and operated web hosting and cloud service provider, has partnered with the Let's Encrypt initiative offered by the nonprofit Internet Security Research Group (ISRG). Let's Encrypt is a free, automated and open Certificate Authority issuing digital certificates for website encryption globally. "The mission of Let's Encrypt is to get the Web to 100% encryption," said Josh Aas, Executive Director of Let's Encrypt. … [Read more...]

GreenGeeks Launches Pay-As-You-Go Scalability Features on Its Web Hosting Platform

GreenGeeks, a “green” web hosting provider headquartered in Agoura Hills, California, has announced the launch of pay-as-you-go scalability features on its web hosting platform. Its customers would now be able to easily add/remove computing resources such as CPU, RAM and I/O. GreenGeeks’ vision as a hosting provider is to allow customers to focus on deploying, managing and growing their websites without having to worry about the underlying … [Read more...]

Media Temple Rolls Out New Managed Shared Web Hosting Tier for Database-Intensive Websites

Media Temple, a Los Angeles-based company providing web hosting and cloud hosting solutions, has added a new tier to their Grid – the company’s managed shared web hosting solution. The new plan, Grid Elite, would meet the web hosting needs of high-traffic, database-intensive site and app owners and make it simple for them to manage their growth. Grid Elite would offer all the scalability and benefits of a managed shared web platform, as well … [Read more...]

ResellerClub Launches WordPress Hosting With Managed Services

ResellerClub, a provider of cloud solutions, web hosting and other web presence solutions, part of Endurance International Group's family of brands, has announced the launch of WordPress with managed services on their platform. The key features of ResellerClub's WordPress hosting product includes pre-installed WordPress, automatic updates, backups, “high” security, an “intuitive” dashboard and managed services. Since the product is built on … [Read more...]

Hosting Solutions Provider ByteGrid Earns Both HITRUST Designation and EHNAC Accreditation

ByteGrid, a company dedicated to providing secured, compliant hosting solutions, has achieved the SOC 2 + HITRUST designation, making it one of the first data center providers in the U.S. to earn both the HITRUST designation and EHNAC accreditation. ByteGrid had to show that its security controls were aligned with the HITRUST security framework. One of the most important elements of the HITRUST framework is the formal information security … [Read more...]

Sweden-based Atomia Adds Reporting System to Its White-Label Web Hosting Platform

Atomia, founded in 2009 by a group of web hosting industry veterans in Sweden, has announced version 17.3 of its white-label hosting platform. Among the new features is a new reporting engine and interface to “easily” view, filter and segment billing and usage-related reports. Atomia is being used for selling shared web hosting, VPS hosting, cloud hosting and domain names. Reporting may not be considered a sexy feature, but it is vital for … [Read more...]

WP Engine Announces PHP 7 Availability for All Its Customers

WordPress web hosting provider, WP Engine, is now making the PHP 7 environment available while providing an easy upgrade process for all existing and new customers. WP Engine conducted extensive testing to ensure that all of the company’s 60,000 customers have a path to adopt PHP 7, which would offer dramatically improved website performance and a better overall experience for visitors to a WordPress website. PHP, an open source … [Read more...]

Canadian Web Hosting Deploys Customer Intelligence Platform Cloudash in Beta

Canadian Web Hosting, a provider of web hosting and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) solutions in Canada, has announced the first beta release of their Customer Intelligence Platform Cloudash. This platform brings together the company’s expanded Hosting as a Service (HaaS) platform with deep insights driven by artificial intelligence. Cloudash would be an entirely new way to interact with web hosting and cloud hosting services and is built … [Read more...]

DreamHost Launches Its In-House Developed Website Builder, Dreamhost Remixer

DreamHost, a provider of web hosting and cloud services for WordPress users worldwide, has announced the public launch of its new website builder, Dreamhost Remixer. The click-to-edit platform is free to use with any DreamHost hosting plan. For a limited time, Remixer is also included with all domain registration purchases. With nearly 20 years of expertise in the web hosting business, DreamHost has long provided over 400,000 customers of all … [Read more...]

Media Temple Hires Marketing Veteran Lou Kikos As Its Head of Marketing

Media Temple, a Los Angeles-based web hosting company acquired by GoDaddy in 2013 but operating separately as a brand, has hired marketing veteran Lou Kikos as the company's new head of Marketing.   Lou Kikos has joined Media Temple’s leadership team as Vice President of Marketing. Boasting over 20 years of experience in corporate branding, revenue and demand-gen programs, market segmentation and customer lifecycle management in the technology … [Read more...]