Load Balancing and Web Site Performance

    Hostway Marketing, May 24, 2010

    By Gail Seymour If you have a Web application that connects to a database or runs processor-heavy, server-side scripts, you will soon come to realize that spikes in demand can cause your site to become sluggish, or even worse, unavailable, just when you need it to function most. If your site has reached the stage

    Dedicated Server Operating Systems

    Hostway Marketing, May 17, 2010

    By Gail Seymour When it comes to choosing an operating system (OS) for your dedicated server, you have choices. Your most obvious choice is whether to go for a Windows OS, or to choose a Unix/Linux distribution suitable for your intended use. Here is a high level overview of some of the most popular options.

    Choosing the Best Control Panel for Your Dedicated Server

    Hostway Marketing, May 14, 2010

    By Melissa J Luther Congratulations, your business has grown to the point that you need a dedicated server for your Web site. This is great news for your business, but it does increase your server management responsibilities. For one thing, you are no longer restricted to your Web host’s choice of control panel, so you

    Advantages of Collocation

    Hostway Marketing, May 13, 2010

    By Samantha Gluck Choosing a server collocation provider is growing rapidly in popularity among small business owners. These businesses have invested a fair amount of money in their servers and peripheral hardware, but don’t have the budget and facilities necessary to reap all the potential benefits of having this equipment.

    Virtual Dedicated Servers

    Hostway Marketing, April 29, 2010

    By Samantha Gluck In the past, small businesses have had to use shared hosting services to host their Web sites or have been forced to take on the financial burden of in-house dedicated hosting. For many, shared hosting was the only answer as the budget did not allow for the purchase of necessary hardware, software

    How Does a Multi-server Configuration Work?

    Hostway Marketing, April 21, 2010

    By Buffy Cranford Savvy computer users recognize the value of backing up their priceless files on a spare hard drive or rewritable disks. When hearty files begin chewing up hard drive space and impacting PC performance, computer users often examine their Central Processing Unit (CPU) performance and take appropriate measures for freeing up disk space.

    What to Look for in a Web Host

    Hostway Marketing, February 01, 2010

    By Melissa J Luther Related Products Web Hosting Launch a Web site with unlimited traffic, numerous email accounts, generous storage, and over $100 in free advertising credits. Many small business owners put a lot of effort into their Web site, but almost no thought into their Web hosting. However, your Web site host is just

    Do I Need a Dedicated Server?

    Hostway Marketing, October 20, 2009

    By Hostway Related Products Dedicated Servers With ultra-high security measures and over eight years of managed hosting experience, Hostway managed dedicated servers are the best overall value in the industry. A dedicated server is an Internet-connected computer devoted entirely to one customer. As your Web site grows, you may begin to wonder whether you need

    Find a Web Hosting Plan

    Hostway Marketing, May 13, 2009

    Related Products Web Hosting Launch a Web site with unlimited traffic, numerous email accounts, generous storage, and over $100 in free advertising credits. Merchant Manager Get a full ecommerce site in a matter of clicks. Merchant Manager makes building and running your online store easy. Choosing the right Web hosting plan can be a daunting

    Types of Web Hosting

    Hostway Marketing, May 13, 2009

    Related Products Web Hosting Launch a Web site with unlimited traffic, numerous email accounts, generous storage, and over $100 in free advertising credits. Merchant Manager Get a full ecommerce site in a matter of clicks. Merchant Manager makes building and running your online store easy. Take a tour of your Web hosting plan options. You’ll