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Who needs WikiLeaks and Hackers When You Have Amazon Web Services?

Kevin Newborg, PRODUCT MANAGERJune 26, 2017

On Monday, it was reported by BBC News that nearly 200 million US citizens saw their personal information exposed online via publicly accessible Amazon cloud servers. Personal information,…

Hackers Gonna Hack: Limit Your Personal Risk

Peter Marsh, DIRECTOR OF SECURITY June 20, 2017

You’ve got too much going on just trying to keep your business or organization profitable to worry about every new security exploit that compromises not only your assets, but inherently, your…

Spotlight on Security: How Hostway’s Head ‘Bouncer’ Stays on Top of Today’s Threats

Jennifer Fitzgerald, CopywriterJune 19, 2017

Tall, broad, and bald, Peter Marsh fits the image of a man leading a security team. But unlike the bouncers that protect the clubs that line Austin, Texas’s busy Sixth Street, Peter guards…

Risking It All: How to Accidentally Destroy Your Production Database, Reputation, and Company

Peter Marsh, DIRECTOR OF SECURITY June 13, 2017

Do you remember your first day of work? Your very first day of full-time, non-intern, benefit-getting, 401(k)-matching, big kid work? For Reddit.com user “cscareerthrowaway567”, the first day of…

Hostway Named to CRN’s 2017 Solution Provider 500 List

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER June 05, 2017

CRN®’s today announced its 2017 Solution Provider 500 list. CRN annually ranks the largest technology integrators, solution providers, and IT consultants in North America by revenue, and we could…

Top 3 Healthcare Breaches: Could They Have Been Prevented?

Peter Marsh, DIRECTOR OF SECURITY May 31, 2017

Last year, the healthcare sector experienced a record-breaking number of data breaches, underscoring the importance of staunch security. Over the course of 2016, the industry saw 40 percent more…

‘WannaCry’ Attacks – Time to Assume the Phalanx Formation?

Peter Marsh, DIRECTOR OF SECURITY May 15, 2017

As you’ve likely heard by now, the world received a giant wake-up call on Friday, May 12th in the form of a ransomware cyber attack that used vulnerabilities in the Microsoft Windows OS (yes, the…

Ingram Micro Cloud Partner Awards – Hostway Takes the Prestigious “Excellence in Cloud Award”

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER May 09, 2017

Several members of our team headed out to Phoenix, Arizona last month for the 8th annual Ingram Micro Cloud Summit. It’s one of the premier events for staying ahead of the game and finding out…

Happy Cinco de Mayo from Hostway!

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER May 05, 2017

Cinco de Mayo, Spanish for “May 5th,” celebrates the date the Mexican Army defeated French forces at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. While it’s mainly a ceremonial commemoration in Mexico, in the US…

World Password Day: It’s Time to #LayerUp

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER May 05, 2017

If you had to enter every single password for every single online site you accessed each day, you’d be a little more than overwhelmed. So what do you do? You pick a password you can easily…