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CEO Lyndon Faulkner Talks Pelican: How the Company’s Line of IT-Focused Protective Cases is Continuing a 40-Year Dedication to Durability

Pelican’s IT Protective Cases Continue a Long Tradition of Durability

Pelican is a global manufacturer of high-end protective cases for electronics and sensitive gear. Originally created for the SCUBA industry, Pelican now... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
6/7/2018
Premium Managed Hosting at Affordable Rates: KnownHost’s Robust Cloud and VPS Services Provide Flexible Security and Performance

KnownHost Cloud and VPS Provide Flexible Security and Performance

From the simplest VPS setup needs to an ocean of more complex cloud computing questions, support technicians at KnownHost make themselves available 24/7 to... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
6/6/2018
Behind the Brands That Power Small Business: How Hostopia’s Marketing Services, Support, and Infrastructure Empower Service Providers

How Hostopia's Premium White-Label Platform Helps Service Providers

By helping ISPs and telcos differentiate and expand their service portfolios, Hostopia enables businesses to better serve customers looking to build an... read more »
Ted Carmichael
By: Ted Carmichael
6/5/2018
HostZealot and CEO Daniel Ieromka Take a Passionate Approach to Customer Support While Building a Global Web Hosting Network

HostZealot's Impassioned Approach to Support and a Global Hosting Network

Named for the company’s fanatic enthusiasm about keeping customers’ websites online at lightning-fast speeds, HostZealot aims to provide a more... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
6/4/2018
Eraser Project Admin Garrett Trant on How the Longtime Secure Deletion Tool Lets Windows Users Wipe Files From Hard Disk Drives

Eraser's Secure Deletion Tool Lets Windows Users Wipe Files From HDDs

When people put computer files in the trash bin or erase them from their hard disk drives, they’re still recoverable to computer forensics specialists.... read more »
Yael Grauer
By: Yael Grauer
6/4/2018
How Pepperjam's Affiliate Marketing Platform Brings Influencers and Brands Together to Develop Smarter Advertising Campaigns Focused on UX

Pepperjam Delivers a Smart Affiliate Marketing Platform Focused on UX

If you’re a site owner looking to monetize your content, affiliate marketing should be top of mind. This effective form of advertising allows web... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
6/1/2018
VAIO’s TruePerformance Technology Supercharges High-End PCs That Deliver Enhanced Comfort and Productivity to IT Pros and Businesses

VAIO’s TruePerformance Delivers Enhanced Computing Power

As a subsidiary of Sony (through 2014), one of the world’s most influential tech giants, VAIO Corporation has been responsible for numerous computing... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
6/1/2018
Inky Protects Businesses From Phishing Attacks By Mixing Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Computer Vision Algorithms

Inky Protects Businesses & Turns Back Advanced Phishing Attacks

Using a unique blend of technologies, Inky’s Phish Fence mail protection gateway shields users from sophisticated phishing attacks. The program alerts... read more »
Yael Grauer
By: Yael Grauer
5/31/2018
12 Times WordPress Changed the World: How the Open-Source Platform Powered Historic Global Movements

How WordPress is Changing the World With Open-Source Tech

Powering more than 30% of today’s websites through the freedom of open-source technology, WordPress is one of the world’s most popular platforms... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
5/29/2018
How Ucraft’s Turnkey Site Design Suite and eCommerce Solutions Are Helping Businesses Simply and Affordably Broadcast Their Brands Online

Ucraft Delivers a Turnkey Site Design and eCommerce Suite

When Ucraft team members say the platform allows users to create professional websites within hours, regardless of coding or design skills, they really mean... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
5/23/2018
CEO Mikita Mikado on PandaDoc: How the Document Management Software Helps Businesses Streamline Sales Ops and Boost Conversion Rates

PandaDoc: Document Management Software to Streamline Sales Ops

Launched in 2011 by Co-Founders Mikita Mikado and Sergey Barysiuk, PandaDoc hit the business scene with a mission to improve the ways organizations approach... read more »
Ted Carmichael
By: Ted Carmichael
5/22/2018
Pixlee — How User-Generated Content Helps Businesses Build Trust by Focusing on UX, Reshaping the Way Consumers Interact With Brands

Pixlee: A User Generated Content Platform to Build Brand Trust

The phrase “Content is king” took the online marketing space by storm in the late 1990s. But things have changed since Bill Gates made the saying... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
5/18/2018
Founder Jon Rettinger Talks TechnoBuffalo — How a Mission to Entertain & Inform Helps Consumers & Businesses Make Better Purchasing Decisions

TechnoBuffalo Helps Consumers & Businesses Make Informed Purchases

Founded in 2009 by entrepreneur and tech enthusiast Jon Rettinger, TechnoBuffalo has been keeping consumers and businesses informed of the latest technology... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
5/18/2018
Viraltag: How the Cross-Platform Marketing Tool Has Changed the Way Entrepreneurs & Bloggers Incorporate Visuals Into Social Media Campaigns

Viraltag Delivers a Cross-Platform Social Media Marketing Tool

Social media feeds have become increasingly crowded these days. And, if you’re a business owner or marketer trying to position your content in front of... read more »
Ted Carmichael
By: Ted Carmichael
5/14/2018
Founder Chris Pick on the TBM Council: A Nonprofit Advancing Technology Business Management Through Collaboration, Standardization & Education

TBM Council: On a Mission to Advance Tech Business Management

As the industry’s first nonprofit organization dedicated to the discipline of technology business management, the TBM Council has created a much-needed... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
5/14/2018
FORA.tv Offers Bold, Multiplatform Video Marketing Services for Businesses Looking to Engage Online Audiences

FORA.tv Offers Bold, Multiplatform Video Marketing Services

Founded in the wake of Google’s purchase of YouTube, FORA.tv launched during a time when video aggregation sites were a dime a dozen. But, by carving a... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
5/11/2018
Venngage Takes the Heavy Lifting Out of Infographic Creation Through Classic Templates and A Smart Recommendation Engine

Venngage Takes the Heavy Lifting Out of Infographic Creation

Infographics are phenomenal tools for marketers, but they’re frequently underutilized for fear that creating them will be too time-consuming or... read more »
Yael Grauer
By: Yael Grauer
5/9/2018
Condusiv Reduces I/O Inefficiencies and Ushers in New Dashboard to Quantify Software Impacts on Customers' Datacenters

Condusiv Ushers in New Dashboard to Quantify its Software's I/O Impacts

Nearly all servers experience some sluggishness because of inefficient I/O operations. Condusiv’s suite of software, however, resolves the problems by... read more »
Jennifer Young
By: Jennifer Young
5/8/2018
Beyond Bounce Rates: How Parse.ly’s Attention Analytics Platform Helps Brands Grow Audiences and Improve Engagement

How Parse.ly’s Attention Analytics Platform Helps Brands Grow Audiences

Information overload is real. Big data is powerful, but to properly leverage it, users must transform overwhelming hordes of online information into... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
5/8/2018
Storj’s Open-Source Platform Reimagines the Cloud with Decentralized, Distributed Cloud Storage Powered by Blockchain

Storj: A Decentralized Cloud Storage Platform

As the first decentralized, encrypted cloud storage platform leveraging blockchain technology and cryptography to secure files, Storj has flipped the switch... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
5/7/2018
Nuage Networks: How Founder and CEO Sunil Khandekar and Co. Created a Scalable SDN & SD-WAN Solution for Managing Large Enterprise Clouds

Nuage Networks: A Scalable SDN for Managing Large Clouds

Nuage Networks has been empowering businesses to take full advantage of the cloud since 2013. As part of Nokia, Nuage Networks is a leading provider of... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
5/7/2018
KeePass: Why the Free, Open-Source Password Manager is Our Top Pick for Protecting Your Login Information

Why KeePass is Our Pick for Secure, Open-Source Password Management

With so many places requiring usernames and passwords — bank accounts, email, social media, online shopping — we know it’s important to... read more »
Jennifer Young
By: Jennifer Young
5/7/2018
Invpsus Leaders Apply 15 Years of Industry Expertise to a VPS-Only Platform That Combines Performance and Affordability

Invpsus Leaders Apply 15 Years of Expertise to a VPS-Only Platform

Opting to concentrate on the high-performance middle ground of the web hosting spectrum, Invpsus touts a VPS-only platform powered by modern infrastructure... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
5/3/2018
Imagine, Build, Create — Black Girls Code Inspires Young Women of Color to Diversify Computer Sciences Classrooms

Black Girls Code Inspires Young Women of Color to Diversify Tech

When Kimberly Bryant founded Black Girls Code in 2010, her initial goal was to ensure that her pre-teen daughter would never again be the only black girl in... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
5/2/2018
OVH Data Protection Officer Florent Gastaud on GDPR: The 2018 Compliance Deadline’s Impacts on the Hosting Industry and Site Owners Worldwide

OVH’s Data Protection Expert Discusses GDPR and the Hosting Industry

OVH has long been a leader in the hosting space — boasting more than 300,000 servers operating across 27 datacenters worldwide. And, while some in the... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
5/2/2018
WebHostingHub — Quality Hosting, Budget-Friendly Pricing, and Intuitive Site Design Tools Built for Web Entrepreneurs and SMBs

WebHostingHub: Quality Hosting & Budget-Friendly Pricing for SMBs

WebHostingHub opened its doors in 2010, welcoming aspiring web entrepreneurs and small businesses everywhere looking to broadcast their brands online. Since... read more »
Ted Carmichael
By: Ted Carmichael
5/2/2018
Code.org Brings Computer Science Courses to Schools Through Community Outreach and Professional Development for Educators

Code.org Expands Access to Computer Science Education

Even with the rise in popularity of careers in computers, many K-12 schools still don’t offer computer science classes. Code.org is trying to change... read more »
Jennifer Young
By: Jennifer Young
5/1/2018
GMR Transcription Maximizes Efficiency for Businesses Looking to Translate and Localize Their Online Presence in Global Markets

GMR Transcription Maximizes Efficiency for Localizing Online Content

When Ajay Prasad wanted to use a transcription service, he couldn’t find one that would meet his needs. Transcribers at the time wouldn’t give... read more »
Ted Carmichael
By: Ted Carmichael
4/30/2018
Influence & Co. Carries Out Smart Strategies for Stress-Free and Successful Content Marketing With a Full-Service Approach

Influence & Co. Carries Out Strategies for Stress-Free Content Marketing

In a world where content is king, possessing a credible degree of clout is imperative to building business success. When it’s time to call in the... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
4/27/2018
BitPay's Secure, Open-Source Approach Enables Businesses and Developers to Leverage Bitcoin Payments and Find New Revenue

BitPay Allows Businesses and Devs to Easily Accept Bitcoin Payments

TL;DR: Streamlining blockchain transactions from wallet to checkout, BitPay helps businesses easily and securely accept bitcoin payments. By partnering with popular... read more »
Yael Grauer
By: Yael Grauer
4/26/2018
MyCorporation — Helping Entrepreneurs Swiftly Launch, Protect, and Grow Businesses Through Personalized Document Filing and Consulting Services

MyCorporation: Helping Entrepreneurs Launch and Grow Businesses

While the twists and turns of the entrepreneurial roller coaster are impossible to avoid, they can be downright deadly without a safety harness. Since its... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
4/25/2018
MECLABS — How Real-World Research and a Focus on the Customer Help Businesses Understand the Psychology of Conversion and Boost Revenue

MECLABS: Helping Businesses Understand the Science of Conversion

MECLABS Institute has been honing its research and testing methodologies to help businesses uncover insights into their marketing and customer engagement... read more »
Ted Carmichael
By: Ted Carmichael
4/24/2018
Global VP of Tech & Innovation Yuval Lavi on Magic Software: Delivering Integration & Application Development Platforms for Modern Enterprises

Magic Software: An App Development Platform for the Modern Enterprise

Magic Software provides a wide range of IT products and services to clients in more than 50 countries around the globe. As part of the larger Magic Group,... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
4/24/2018
Duetto's GameChanger™ for Hotels — How the Revenue Strategy Platform Improves Performance and Behind-the-Scenes Data

Duetto's GameChanger™ Maximizes Hotel Revenue and Website Performance

Online travel agencies like Expedia and Priceline have dominated the hotel reservations business of late, as hoteliers have largely avoided adopting new... read more »
Ted Carmichael
By: Ted Carmichael
4/23/2018
Website.com — Removing Barriers to Web Entrepreneurship Through No-Code, No-Fail, and (Now!) No-Cost Professional eCommerce Sites

Website.com — Delivering No-Code, No-Fail Pro eCommerce Sites

The story of most websites begins with a flash of inspiration, but some of the best ideas often go unrealized due to technical and financial hurdles that... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
4/20/2018
CEO and Co-Founder Greg Galant on How Muck Rack Empowers Businesses to Achieve Smarter and More Effective Public Relations

Achieving Smarter, More Effective Public Relations With Muck Rack

By connecting organizations of all sizes with journalists eager to share their stories, Muck Rack maximizes the impact of good publicity. The PR software... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
4/19/2018
Aplus.net: 25+ Years of Helping Small Businesses Make a Big Impact Online With a Full Suite of Email, Hosting, Design, and Security Tools

Aplus.net: 25+ Years of Helping Small Businesses Make a Big Impact Online

As the web hosting market for businesses slowly shifts toward complex cloud and Infrastructure-as-a-Service solutions, Aplus.net has remained focused on... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
4/18/2018
Mirantis: How the Open Cloud Management Provider Helps Businesses Leverage the Power of Open-Source Innovation to Achieve Cloud ROI at Scale

Mirantis: Helping Businesses Achieve Cloud ROI at Scale

Since its inception in 2011, Mirantis has been the David to many tech-industry Goliaths, overcoming seemingly insurmountable odds through grit,... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
4/18/2018
Co-Founder Dmitri Leonov Talks SaneBox, Making “Inbox Zero” Obtainable, and New Partnerships With Hosts to Benefit Businesses

SaneBox: Robust Email Management Built for Modern Businesses

Streamlining your inbox into a stress-free zone is an attainable goal with SaneBox, an email management service that integrates seamlessly with multiple... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
4/17/2018
PubPeer — How the Online Journal Club is Changing the Face of Scientific Publishing by Fostering Post-Publication Conversations & Collaboration

PubPeer: Changing the Face of Scientific Publishing

PubPeer was born in 2002 after Brandon Stell, George Smith, and Richard Smith decided to do something about the conflicts of interest prevalent in leading... read more »
Ted Carmichael
By: Ted Carmichael
4/16/2018
Sean Garrity