Azerbaijan's Internet Goes Dark after Data Center Fire

November 17, 2015 | Web Hosting News
Most network connections in Azerbaijan went dark for several hours Monday, following what the country's communications officials attributed to a fire in the data center of the country's main service provider Delta Telecom. ...read more
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Tiffany Lathe Sells 4500 Shares of Rackspace Hosting Stock (RAX)

November 17, 2015 | Web Hosting News
Rackspace Hosting (NYSE:RAX) VP Tiffany Lathe sold 4,500 shares of the ... Rackspace Hosting presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an ... e commerce, Web content control, office post, info services, Website hosting and ... ...read more
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Netflix Open Sources Continuous Delivery Platform for Multi-Cloud Environments

November 17, 2015 | Web Hosting News
In order to meet the challenges of Continuous Delivery across multiple clouds, Netflix began developing Spinnaker a year ago, and the company announced Monday that it has released the Continuous Delivery platform to GitHub. ...read more
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PayPal Report Explores Cross-Border Ecommerce Opportunities

November 17, 2015 | Web Hosting News
China is becoming a major market for ecommerce vendors not just domestically, but around the world, according to research released on Tuesday by PayPal and Ipsos. ...read more
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Women in Web Hosting: i2Coalition Launches Gender Diversity & Equity Initiative

November 17, 2015 | Web Hosting News
(In fact, this WHIR article from 2007 talks about just how few and far between female web hosting company owners were.) What is more recent, ... ...read more
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Women in Web Hosting: i2Coalition Launches Gender Diversity & Equity Initiative

November 17, 2015 | Web Hosting News
The Internet Infrastructure Coalition (i2Coalition) has formed a Gender Diversity & Equity Initiative which will be led by a best practices working group of i2Coalition members. ...read more
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Continuous Delivery Platform Netflix Opens Sources for Cloud Environments

November 16, 2015 | Web Hosting News
With so many challenges of Continuous Delivery and the Cloud environment Netflix started Spinnaker. This was put into development about a year ago and recently they announced the release to GitHub. This will all help Netflix with maintaining Continuous Delivery across the multiple clouds, which was demonstrated in September. A Slack channel is used by Netflix to engage the community of developers and they also use StackOverflow. Read the full s
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Rackspace Hosting Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Wells Fargo (RAX)

November 16, 2015 | Web Hosting News
Rackspace Hosting (NYSE:RAX)'s stock had its “outperform” rating ... post, information services, Website hosting and cooperation, and private clouds. ...read more
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Amazon Plans Virginia Data Center to Serve Federal Clients

November 16, 2015 | Web Hosting News
Amazon subsidiary Vadata has successfully negotiated a $2.7 million tax-break deal with local officials for a data center the company plans to build at the Warrenton Training Center in Virginia, a classified US federal government communications complex that serves the likes of CIA, NSA, and the Department of Defense. ...read more
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Do you Understand why Ruby On Rails is so Special?

November 16, 2015 | Web Hosting News
Ruby on Rails is a web application foundation for those looking to build a great website. It's been around since 2005 and developers and users are still raving about it. This hot commodity offers an open-source web application framework using “Ruby” as its programming language by utilizing engineering patterns like Convention Over Configuration, Don't Repeat Yourself, Modern View Controller and Active Record Pattern. Ruby on Rails is becomi
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