Hostway Blog

Cloud Migrations: Mitigate Your Failure Risk

Alan Patterson, DIRECTOR OF MARKETINGMarch 14, 2017

Director of Hostway Product Management, Eric Brinkman, recently wrote an article for EnterpriseTech about how to plan a successful cloud migration.

Newly Discovered PowerShell DNS Trojan Attacks Through a Super-Common Program

Peter Marsh, DIRECTOR OF SECURITY March 10, 2017

Recently, the Cisco Talos security threat research team turned up a significant new threat launched via Microsoft Word. The attack infects systems with malware by quietly using the domain name…

3 Considerations for Selecting a HIPAA-Compliant Cloud Hosting Partner

Jennifer Fitzgerald, CopywriterMarch 08, 2017

You’re working in the healthcare space, and you want to enjoy the benefits of cloud hosting, but you have concerns about how to do so while adhering to strict compliance standards.

What Was Missing During the AWS S3 Outage? (Besides a Big Chunk of the Internet)

Emil Sayegh, CEO & PresidentMarch 07, 2017

Much of the technology world went into shock last week when Amazon Web Services (AWS) left many clients feeling not so AWSome thanks to a massive, multi-hour internet outage. The event took down…

Lessons Learned from the Amazon S3 Outage

Jay Bridges, March 02, 2017

Yesterday, Amazon reported high error rates with S3 (simple storage service) in its US-East-1 region, which impacted its other Amazon Web Services (AWS). Translation: Internet Outage. USA Today …

Trust Your Cloud Security Partner, Trust Hostway

Jennifer Fitzgerald, CopywriterMarch 01, 2017

Each year, security professionals from all corners of the globe attend RSA events, which are among the premier information security events in the world. This year’s US show (Feb 13-17) highlighted…

The Future is Multi-Cloud – and Custom Fit

Eric Brinkman, DIRECTOR OF PRODUCT MANAGEMENTFebruary 23, 2017

This Network World article, “The future isn’t cloud, it’s multi-cloud,” caught my eye – mostly because we agree completely. It cites a recent study by Microsoft and 451 Research showing that…

Hostway Launches New All-Flash Storage Options for Private Cloud

Eric Brinkman, DIRECTOR OF PRODUCT MANAGEMENTFebruary 22, 2017

As we’ve collected feedback about our virtual private cloud platform over the past few months, one theme kept appearing—a desire for high-performance, all-SSD premium storage options.

Celebrating American History In Digital

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER February 21, 2017

American history is rich, vibrant and steeped in tradition – just take President’s Day, which is celebrated on the third Monday of February each year, in honor of George Washington’s birthday.

Security Is Only as Strong as Its Weakest Link

Peter Marsh, DIRECTOR OF SECURITY February 16, 2017

By Peter Marsh, Senior Manager of Corporate IT and Security Services