Category: Webhosting News

Cambridge University Engineers Visits Manchester Datacentre

Leading UK Internet Infrastructure and Web Delivery specialist M247 has aroused the interest of engineers from the prestigious Cambridge University. David Green, from the University’s Department of Engineering, visited the company’s Manchester datacentre and head office recently to have a look at the innovations used to build M247’s renowned climate control system which helps keeps [...]

November 16, 2011 | 0 Comments More

Work Begins On New M247 Datacentre

Manchester based Internet Infrastructure company M247 began work today on their brand new datacentre in Trafford Park. This new building presents M247 with a white sheet of paper on which to design what is likely to be the most energy efficient datacentre in Europe. Their existing datacentre, located right next door to their new building [...]

November 7, 2011 | 0 Comments More offers comparison site

If you’re finding making a choice of datacentre a headache, especially with the explosion of datacentres outside of London, then Infinicom can help you out with their new website. The company claims to have a comprehensive range of datacentres in their database, with full specifications, connectivity, and upstream carrier data for each one. While [...]

October 28, 2011 | 0 Comments More

4PSA Announces Major New Add-ons for Parallels Plesk Panel

4PSA, a technology leader in Cloud Communication Software, has announced today the release of the latest versions of its hosting products range for Parallels Plesk Panel. Its well-known add-ons Clean Server, Spam Guardian, Total Backup, Central Login, and 4PSA OXtender provide now new functionalities, integrating perfectly into the Parallels Plesk Panel 10 business flows. As [...]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments More

Rackspace Ranked as Top IT Services Employer Again

Rackspace (, the world’s leader in the hosting and cloud computing industry today announces that it has been voted as the 30th best place to work and once again the highest ranking IT Services company, in the prestigious Sunday Times 100 Best Companies Awards. Commended for its continued focus on employee engagement, Rackspace has ranked [...]

March 10, 2010 | 0 Comments More

UKFast launches new DNS platform

After over a year in development, UKFast, the UK’s Best Hosting Provider, has unveiled its new DNS platform. Launched this month and superceding the original SafeDNS, this version represents a new phase in DNS management. Providing full administrative privileges to the user, the server control panel offers the freedom to control what web domains you [...]

February 15, 2010 | 0 Comments More

Half of web desigers use unlicensed software

A startling number of web professionals are using unlicensed or pirated software to create websites, according to research released today by Fasthosts Internet Ltd, (, a leading web hosting provider. The poll of 500 web designers(1) conducted with .NET magazine ( found that more than half of web designers and developers admit to having worked [...]

February 11, 2010 | 0 Comments More

ADACOR installs Suzuki after-sales-solution at Interxion data centre

Interxion, a leading European operator of carrier-neutral data centres, today announced that ADACOR Hosting GmbH has installed a new online after-sales support system for Suzuki International Europe GmbH in one of Interxion’s highly secure data centres in Frankfurt. The newly developed online portal ensures the efficient management of European warranties for Suzuki dealers and distributors. [...]

February 3, 2010 | 0 Comments More

€12 Million Construction of Interxion Data Centre employs 90

Interxion, a leading European operator of carrier-neutral data centres, today announced that StructureTone has been appointed and has commenced the construction of Interxion’s new €12 million data centre in Dublin. Employing 90 construction workers over the initial construction phase, the data centre is due for completion and will be ready for customer installations in early [...]

December 14, 2009 | 0 Comments More

Webfusion acquires hosting assets of XCalibre Communications

Web hosting specialist, Webfusion, has acquired the hosting assets of XCalibre Communications to strengthen its entry level managed hosting business. The acquisition, for an undisclosed sum, will enable Webfusion to extend its offering and provide XCalibre customers with access to a variety of products, along with 24×7 support. The remaining XCalibre business will transfer to [...]

December 11, 2009 | 0 Comments More

Tripwire new VWire

Tripwire has announced that VWire, a virtualisation management solution, will now have support for monitoring and VMware vSphere, allowing connections to be easily seen between configuration changes, critical events, and managers who made changes to the system. Now administrators in the virtual world can also use vWire to monitor, automate, and manage vSphere environments while [...]

September 7, 2009 | 0 Comments More

New Small Business Shared Hosting Solution

ORCS Web, a specialist company that provides Windows based hosting solutions, announced on Thursday that it can now offer businesses a Small Business Shared Hosting Solution. Although the company has offered similar solutions to small business clients in the past, the new package is more cost effective and practical for its clients. President and chief [...]

September 1, 2009 | 0 Comments More

Data centres continue to expand despite recession

Even in the face of the economic recession the data centre sector is still managing to grow at a steady rate, proving that the need for infrastructure that can guarantee performance will always be in high demand. According to a survey from CommScope, 32% of all the organizations that were surveyed plan to build new [...]

August 19, 2009 | 0 Comments More

Value Reseller new web hosting services

Value Reseller is set to launch new web hosting services that are designed for both new web hosts and those with experience. In order to signify the launch of the new product line, the private reseller of web hosting services is also set to debut a new website template. For those who are new to [...]

August 18, 2009 | 0 Comments More

Security expert too much of a risk for web hosters

Kevin Mitnick is having a hard time finding someone to host his webpages. The computer hacker turned security consultant has been released from the web hosting firm he subscribed to, as too large a security threat. Mitnick is often a target for security attacks, given his status as a somewhat deviant turned security cop. Mitnick [...]

August 5, 2009 | 0 Comments More

Kentico working with Intermedia’s hosting

Kentico, a content management vendor, and Intermedia, a software service provider, have partnered up to give customers access to a turnkey solution to the CMS platform developed by Kentico. The solution allows CMS platform users to run the platform on Intermedia’s hosting platform without previous technical experience. Kentico stated on Monday that the new partnership [...]

July 29, 2009 | 0 Comments More

Alabama Hosting takes aim at small business

Alabama Hosting LLC has announced its newest project,, which is aimed at offering a wide variety of web hosting solutions for small business applications. It will also provide custom web design packages, search engine optimization solutions, domain registration, maintenance plans, and e-commerce solutions. CEO of Alabama Hosting LLC, Terry Schimscher, stated that the company [...]

July 20, 2009 | 0 Comments More

Rackspace floating on a Cloud

Tech firms interested in cloud computing have continued to grow in strength and acquisitions despite the recession. In fact, many companies that are now household names have invested in cloud services to allow for computing capacity as an Internet service instead of providing it from a data centre. Companies that have launched cloud services include [...]

June 18, 2009 | 0 Comments More

New South Wales hosting centre

IT workers who are out of a job in South Wales, may be interested to hear that the global group, Logicalis, is creating thirty more ICT jobs as it nears the completion of its new regional headquarters near Cardiff in Nantgarw. The new location will support a UK centre that can provide broadband networking from [...]

June 16, 2009 | 0 Comments More

Major hack-attack at Vaserv

Hackers attacked, a UK web hosting provider, late on Sunday evening deleting data from as many as 100,000 websites. According to the website of the ISP, the company is trying to restore as much data as possible and the webpage shows the continuing index log of updates to allow affected customers to see if [...]

June 11, 2009 | 0 Comments More