A colocation service provider takes on a lot of costs and risks in order to provide clients with the best in service. Data centers can be incredibly large, and of course a reputable colocation provider will only secure a location that features great connectivity, temperate weather and minimal natural disasters—which means a relatively expensive location. The total
When launching your business online you will have many decisions to make, the most important of which may be choosing your hosting plan—and where exactly that hardware is going to be stored and managed. It’s the choice you have to when deciding how you want your company presented and represented to the digital world. Then,
Colocation providers vary as much as businesses do. Each one can offer something different to its potential client, making it difficult for a business owner to choose which one best suits their company’s needs. Colocation facilities are popping up all over America, with 22 in the state of Utah alone. With so many making an
How much is a colocation data center worth? The value is diverse and contingent upon a number of factors including quality of servers and other hardware, security, location and sheer size—but in total the worldwide data center colocation industry is worth a whopping $25 billion according to 451 Research. Researchers report that of those many
There are a few reasons to transfer a website and these can include: Domain change Content Management System upgrade Site redesign Whatever the reason for transferring your site, it is an intricate business that requires a functional knowledge of the way SEO works and its implications on URLs in order to do it without losing
It’s easy for SEO pessimists to point out the many ways bad SEO practices injure content, sabotage creativity, and sacrifice quality for quantity. The Internet is rampant with bad SEO and it’s giving the good kind a bad name. But for the sake of positivity, here are a few ways that legitimate SEO—the kind that
There’s a reason why I don’t do my own taxes. Not only does the boredom make me weepy, but the frustration is actually crippling. I am so outside of my depth that attempting to limp through the process of itemizing and logging deductions, praying that I don’t do it all wrong and end up without
When choosing a webhost, one of the most important factors to think about is their history of downtime. The unfortunate truth is that all webhosts will have some downtime, even if it’s only minutes a year. But maintenance and other reasonable issues with data centers can cause your website to be inaccessible for some time.
Scalability is a concern that all businesses have. Companies always want the number of visitors to their site to increase, so they must prepare for that possibility. Generally, a little extra space in the dedicated or shared servers they are using is the best solution. For seasonal businesses, the margin of growth and decline is
East coast data centers are metaphorically boarding up windows and doors in preparation for the worst of Hurricane Sandy.