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Introducing Pyra — A Feature-Rich Mobile Minicomputer Developed With a Focus on Performance, Portability, and Future Innovation

Introducing Pyra — A High-Performance Mobile Minicomputer

Set to hit the market in 2018, Pyra is positioned to change the face of mobile computing. The handheld minicomputer features a built-in keyboard and multiple... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
3/7/2018
Arena Solutions: How the Company’s Cloud-Based Product Lifecycle Management Platform Increases Visibility and Reduces Time to Market

Arena Solutions: Product Lifecycle Management to Reduce Time to Market

Since 2000, Arena Solutions has been helping high-tech and medical device companies create products using an affordable lifecycle management solution that... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
3/6/2018
Co-Founder Matt Luke Talks Tap® and How the Host Delivers a Fast and Secure Managed WordPress Experience at a Fraction of the Cost

Tap®: Fast, Secure, and Budget-Friendly Managed WordPress Hosting

When it comes to WordPress hosting, UK-based Tap knows that, in many ways, less is more. The company’s WordPress package is feature-rich, including... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
3/6/2018
Freshmarketer: How the Latest Cloud-Based Tool From Freshworks Helps Online Businesses and Websites Optimize Visitor Engagement

Freshmarketer Helps Businesses Optimize Customer Engagement

Famous for its flagship customer support software Freshdesk, which launched in 2010, Freshworks has since produced a wide range of cloud-based business apps... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
3/6/2018
GM Simon Yeoman Talks Fasthosts and How a Focus on Containerization is Revolutionizing Hosting and the Future of Conducting Business Online

Fasthosts & Why Containerization May be the Future of eBusiness

Founded in 1999, Fasthosts has a long history of delivering top-tier web hosting products as well as dedicated and cloud server solutions to customers around... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
3/5/2018
Entrust Datacard Secures Highly Sensitive Transactions With Comprehensive SSL Certificate Solutions and Management Tools

Entrust Datacard Secures Web Presences With SSL Management Solutions

Behind a multi-faceted approach to security, Entrust Datacard provides secure transactions and identity management services to businesses, financial... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
3/5/2018
Yubico’s YubiKey — Hardware-Based Protection That Delivers Robust Security and Instant Multi-Factor Authentication With a Touch of a Finger

Yubico Delivers Multi-Factor Authentication With a Touch of a Finger

As news of data breaches and identity theft seems to hit the headlines daily, business and consumers are seeking better ways to keep their information safe.... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
3/2/2018
Hetzner Online's 20 Years of Affordable Hosting From Germany With Rich Dedicated Server Options and Expertly Designed Datacenters

Hetzner Online Brings Affordable Hosting and Expertise to Germany

By jump-starting the German hosting business in 1997, Hetzner Online has built a legacy of state-of-the-art, efficient datacenters and powerful, custom-built... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
3/1/2018
ProProfs Tackles the Support Challenge That Burdens So Many Business Owners, Including Hosts, with Knowledge Management & Live Chat Software

ProProfs: Intelligent Knowledge Management & Support Chat Software

As a leading provider of online tools for compiling and testing knowledge, ProProfs constantly strives to impress customers with products that are easy to... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
3/1/2018
Actual Tools: How Affordable Desktop Management Solutions, Such as Actual Window Manager, Enhance Production Environments for IT Pros

Actual Tools: Desktop Management Solutions to Help Boost Productivity

When Software Engineer Michael Tretyakov founded Actual Tools in 2001, his aim was to help Windows users increase productivity by enhancing their work... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/27/2018
DAA: Establishing Responsible Privacy Practices in Digital Advertising to Help Publishers Deliver More Engaging Ads

DAA — Establishing Privacy Practices in Digital Advertising

In 2009, the major US advertising trade associations joined together to establish a set of self-regulatory principles that balance consumer privacy... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/26/2018
Saba Software Helps Businesses Engage and Inspire Employees — How Tech Companies Benefit from a Cloud-Based Talent Management Platform

Saba Software: Talent Management to Optimize Employee Engagement

It’s long been known that a happy workforce leads to higher productivity and larger returns for businesses. And nowhere is this more apparent than in... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/23/2018
InMotion’s New Self-Managed VPS — Systems Manager Trey Faison on How the Solution Gives Tech-Savvy Users Increased Freedom and Security

InMotion’s Self-Managed VPS Gives Tech-Savvy Users More Freedom

Developers and advanced system admins — who InMotion Hosting Systems Manager Trey Faison calls “SysAdmins/WebDevs” — typically must... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/22/2018
CEO Arturas Lazejevas Talks Cherry Servers and the Company’s Mission to Deliver Quality Dedicated Hosting and Exceptional Customer Experiences

Cherry Servers: Quality Dedicated Hosting & Hands-on Support

A self-professed accelerator of the Bare-Metal Revolution, Cherry Servers has been delivering highly customizable dedicated servers to businesses worldwide... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/22/2018
Vivio Technologies Parlays ColdFusion Expertise Into Powerful, Reliable, and Well-Supported Hosting for Savvy Developers

Vivio Parlays ColdFusion Expertise Into Powerful Hosting for Developers

Built by developers, for developers, Vivio Technologies grew out of two friends’ frustrations with finding expert hosting and knowledgeable support for... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
2/21/2018
CEO Omer Ginor on Twitter Counter — How the Analytics Service Provides Deep Insight Into Social Media Activity and Performance For 2M+ Users

Twitter Counter Provides Deep Insight Into Social Media Performance

In 2008, just two years after Twitter’s launch, Twitter Counter became the first third-party tool of its kind to enable users to track their follower... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
2/21/2018
Why a Growing Number of Organizations Are Integrating Fortinet’s FortiWeb Into IT Strategies to Protect Mission-Critical Web Applications

Fortinet: Safeguarding Businesses Through End-to-End Security Solutions

Organizations operating in today’s increasingly connected world require a comprehensive online security solution to safeguard them from emerging... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/20/2018
IFS Applications Enable Global Enterprises to Responsibly Track and Recycle Products With Agility and Security

IFS Enables Enterprises to Responsibly Track and Recycle Products

Boasting component-based software programs for everything from enterprise resource planning to field service management, IFS helps companies meet and... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
2/19/2018
20 Years of iPage: How the Affordable and User-Friendly Host Provides All the Tools Site Owners and Small Businesses Need to Succeed Online

20 Years of iPage: Providing Affordable Tools to Succeed Online

A highly regarded and affordable option in web hosting, iPage represents more than beginner-friendly shared servers. The company excels by giving customers... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
2/19/2018
2018 Featured Expert 000webhost — The Challenges of Scaling a Free Hosting Platform While Optimizing Learning Experiences for Users

000webhost Scales Free Hosting Services and Learning Options in 2018

Behind a passion for making website creation easy and affordable, 000webhost offers full-service — and free — shared hosting to more than 16... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
2/16/2018
7-Zip — Why The Award-Winning High-Compression File Archiver Has Amassed 400+ Million Downloads by Home Users and Businesses

7-Zip Delivers an Effective High-Compression Open-Source File Archiver

After its launch in 1999, 7-Zip quickly gained momentum as a popular archiving application among commercial organizations and independent users. With a... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/15/2018
Ivanti’s ITAM Suite: Empowering Clients to Gain Control Over Hardware and Software Investments Through Reduced Risk and Increased Visibility

Ivanti: Reducing Risk & Increasing Visibility Into Technology Investments

With more than three decades of experience in the tech sector, Ivanti operates with a mission to help customers clear the fog around their IT infrastructure... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
2/13/2018
ViART: No-Coding-Necessary Shopping Cart Software Removes Barriers to Entry Into the eCommerce Space for Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses

ViArt: Shopping Cart Software That Eases eCommerce for SMBs

As an increasing number of consumers turn to the web to find products and services, it’s become imperative for merchants to build a robust online... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/12/2018
CEO David Chen Talks Strikingly — How Marrying a No-Code Philosophy With a Dedication to Quality Mobile Design is Bringing Site Building to the Masses

Strikingly: On a Mission to Bring No-Code Site Building to the Masses

Most businesses understand the importance of connecting with their customers wherever they are. Unfortunately, not all organizations are equipped with a... read more »
Jennifer Young
By: Jennifer Young
2/12/2018
FireEye Helix Empowers Businesses to Safeguard Data and Optimize Security Operations With Frontline Online Security Expertise and Threat Visibility

FireEye Helps Businesses Safeguard Data Through Web Security Solutions

Since 2004, FireEye has helped nearly 6,000 businesses worldwide and upward of 40% of the Forbes Global 2000 protect their assets through innovative web... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/8/2018
Nimbus Hosting: Helping to Deliver Smarter Hosting to UK Agencies

Nimbus Hosting: Cloud Solutions Centered on Customer Success

Nimbus Hosting Founder Tim Dunton was still a teenager when he began hosting websites with a single server out of his parents’ study. Over the next two... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/7/2018
2018 Featured Expert Pressable — Elevating Users' WordPress Experiences With Improved Usability, Workflows, and Security

Pressable Examines WordPress Workflows and Innovations in 2018

With full-service hosting plans optimized for running the world’s most popular content management system, Pressable is a good judge of the... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
2/6/2018
2018 Featured Expert Memset: Retooling to Deliver Secure and Well-Supported Hosting Experiences for More Engaged Customers

Memset Retools Support for Secure and Compliant Cloud Hosting in 2018

With 98% of customers willing to recommend the company’s hosting services to others, Memset perhaps didn’t need to restructure its support and... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
2/6/2018
Why Attend Interop ITX and What’s New in 2018 — Vendor-Neutral Conference Connects the IT Community to Network, Learn, and Innovate

Interop ITX: Bringing the IT Community Together to Learn and Network

With more than 30 years serving the IT community under its belt, Interop ITX has long been known as a must-attend conference and tradeshow highlighting the... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
2/1/2018
CEO Andy Meadows Talks BudURL —  Celebrating 10 Years of Advocating For Businesses Through Robust Link Management and Data-Tracking Solutions

BudURL Delivers Link Management & Data-Tracking Solutions

It’s no secret that better customer experiences lead to increased returns for businesses. And, for the past decade, BudURL has been helping... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
1/31/2018
How TrustArc’s SaaS Platform and Consulting Services Have Been Helping Businesses Address Privacy and Security Compliance Concerns for 20+ Years

TrustArc Helps Optimize Approaches to Privacy & Security Compliance

The online business space is fraught with risks to proprietary and consumer data, and, for two decades, TrustArc has been helping organizations mitigate... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
1/29/2018
2018 Featured Expert CleverHost — Improve Shared Hosting Experiences by Finding the Right Technologies for Both Customers and Hosts

CleverHost Takes on Security, Efficiency, and Cryptocurrency in 2018

Facing everything from a destructive WordPress brute-force campaign to a developer’s complicated Node.js application, CleverHost withstands the diverse... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
1/28/2018
2018 Featured Expert SingleHop — How Machine Learning and the Growing Complexity of Infrastructure Impact Managed Hosting

SingleHop: How Complex Infrastructure Impacts Managed Hosting in 2018

As a leader in the managed hosting world, SingleHop is the perfect choice to kick off our series examining the challenges and trends hosting providers and... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
1/28/2018
2018 Featured Expert Storm Internet — How the Cloud Culture Shift Focused Customers on Security Threats and Data Protection

Storm Internet: Culture Shift Brings Security to the Forefront in 2018

In the current world of rapidly shifting online technologies, managed hosting providers need to do more than offer servers for websites and data storage.... read more »
Laura Bernheim
By: Laura Bernheim
1/28/2018
AT Internet: Delivering Insight into Digital Ecosystems and Fostering Data-Driven Business Decisions Through Reliable Web Analytics for Two Decades

AT Internet: Delivering Pointed Insight Into Digital Ecosystems

Since 1995, AT Internet has operated with a mission to provide actionable, trustworthy data that empowers organizations to develop smart business strategies.... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
1/25/2018
CTO Shehab Ahmed on HostSailor and How the Company’s High-Performing Infrastructure Enables Customers to Reliably Power and Scale Web Apps

HostSailor: Infrastructure to Reliably Power and Scale Web Apps

As CTO of the Dubai-based hosting provider HostSailor, Shehab Ahmed knows robust and scalable infrastructure is essential for businesses to succeed in... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
1/24/2018
UNT’s Department of Computer Science & Engineering — Dedicated to Making Strides in Computing & Laying Foundations for Tomorrow's IT Pros

UNT: Dedicated to Advancing Computer Science & Engineering

Founded nearly 50 years ago when computing was still in its infancy, the University of North Texas Department of Computer Science and Engineering has been... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
1/24/2018
New From A2 Hosting — A Super-Charged, Windows-Based Virtual Private Server Package and Cloud Platform to Power Your Business’s Web Apps

New at A2 Hosting: A Windows-Based VPS to Power Your Web Apps

A2 Hosting has been known for its ultra-fast servers, hands-on support, high uptime rates, and developer-friendly hosting solutions for well over a decade.... read more »
Christine Preusler
By: Christine Preusler
1/23/2018
Web Hosting Canada: How Localized, 24/7 Support and 100% Canadian Infrastructure Set Businesses Up for Success

Web Hosting Canada: Helping SMBs Succeed in the Online Marketplace

In the early 2000s, Emil Falcon couldn’t help but notice the severe lack of reliable, local hosting providers on the Canadian market. So, in 2003, he... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
1/18/2018
Founder at Large Shane Snow on Contently and How the Company’s Platform Unites Creators and Digital Marketers to Perfect the Art of Storytelling

Contently Unites Creators & Marketers to Perfect the Art of Storytelling

For the folks at Contently, effective digital marketing relies on three factors: tech, talent, and strategic planning. And, since 2011, the company’s... read more »
Sean Garrity
By: Sean Garrity
1/18/2018
Sean Garrity