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It’s February: Time to Fall Back in Love and Trust Your IT Strategy Again

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER February 11, 2017

Congratulations, you’ve made it over a full month into 2017! Maybe a lot of your professional and personal resolutions have already flown out the window and you need to get back on track? Or maybe…

Innovation Nation: What It Takes To Digitize American History With VPC

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER January 10, 2017

300 years of history.
26 million artifacts.
250 acres of physical space.
10 terabytes to house them all.

Predictions for 2017 – Hostway CEO Emil Sayegh Looks at the Year Ahead

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER December 22, 2016

I believe that 2017 is a “lock and load” year for the Cloud industry, as we collectively write the next chapter of the story. We are still in very early days despite all the hype. As we have seen in the tech industry in the last few decades, one dominant player is quick to fall

If the Page Doesn’t Load, They Can’t Shop: Part 2

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER December 13, 2016

We recently discussed how eCommerce retailers have no choice but to optimize page load times if they want to make sure customers don’t give up and leave before completing a purchase. Part one covered the issues you might find on the back end of your website that are slowing down page load times and some

If the Page Doesn’t Load, They Can’t Shop: Part 1

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER December 13, 2016

As a retailer, you’re probably very busy preparing for the holiday shopping season. There’s no shortage of articles and blogs right now with helpful tips, and as they all probably say, you have to prioritize site performance. Let’s face it, if the page doesn’t load, the shopper can’t shop and they certainly can’t buy. So

It’s Not All About The Cloud, Says Hostway CEO

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER December 12, 2016

Emil Sayegh, our CEO, spoke at the NexGen Cloud Conference and Expo telling the audience, “It’s not all about cloud.” That’s a catchy quote, for sure, but there is a whole lot more meaning behind it, which is based on our experience working with customers. Emil was also quoted as saying, “I cannot describe to

Thanksgiving Reflections – A Message from Hostway’s President & CEO Emil Sayegh

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER November 22, 2016

As we think about what we are thankful for during this month that is best known for turkey and tradition, I can’t help but be so grateful for Hostway’s customers and employees. In this time of gratitude, we give thanks first to our customers, who have put their trust in us. We value your patronage

Election Results Are In: BBQ Bests Beer in Historic Race

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER November 08, 2016

In what has been an unprecedented and unclear voting season, one thing emerged a clear winner: good ol’ fashioned Texas BBQ ribs. We recently sent out a simple question to some 30,000 IT decision makers: in exchange for 30 minutes of your time, which would you like in return as a thank you: BBQ or

5 Benefits of Managed Support

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER November 08, 2016

IT organizations often leverage Managed Service Providers (MSPs) to maximize return on scarce resources – doing more with less. In the case of cloud hosting, by outsourcing activities ranging from day-to-day infrastructure support to cloud migrations and application-level support, organizations effectively have a dedicated team of IT professionals looking out for their best interest at

Dip a Toe in the Cloud: How to Address the Challenges of a Cloud-First Strategy

Brittany Wilson, COPYWRITER November 07, 2016

Cloud technology has been widely available for several years now, and there’s no arguing the benefits of these environments. As the cloud continues to bring considerable advantages for everyone from employee users to a company’s IT team, it’s no surprise that business leaders are increasingly implementing a cloud-first strategy within their organization. Defining Cloud-First But