Oct 31, 2012
Dan Ushman

Happy Halloween everyone! We’re continuing our series (and promotion) today with these two additional stories that touch on more hacking, mishaps and tricks. We hope you enjoy them. Have a safe Halloween everyone, and make sure to lock up your computer before heading home tonight. Found You Five years ago, he got rich. He’d managed […]

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Oct 31, 2012
Dan Ushman

If you’re in NY, NJ, a website, a business, a server in a data center there, and you’re down, or afraid of going down soon – give us a call; we’ll hook you up with as similar as solution as possible; on our dime. For 3-4 months, or whenever you’re ready to move back, whichever […]

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Oct 30, 2012
Dan Ushman

Executive Summary: Infrastructure as a Service consists of physical or virtual computers. The virtual machines form what is commonly known as “the cloud” through simulating the processes of physical servers. Estimates of the space savings from the virtualization of physical servers range anywhere from a factor of 20:1 to 40:1. This software simulation allows the […]

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Oct 30, 2012
Dan Ushman

Dear Readers: welcome to the first of three posts in the “SingleHop’s Scary Server Stories”.  We’ve rewritten some of this year’s noted server failures, hacks, and general “OMG what have I done” moments by giving them a little “seasonal spirit”. We hope you enjoy the stories as much as we did writing them. -Team SingleHop […]

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Oct 26, 2012
Dan Ushman

This is Part Two of a two part series – to see the first article, “Making the Business Case for Infrastructure – Part I: Rent or Buy? (Capex vs Opex)”, click here – In this section, we’re going to discuss the world that CFO’s live and breathe in. But don’t be alarmed – even if […]

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Oct 15, 2012
Dan Ushman

There’s a rent or buy dimension to infrastructure decisions, and the direction you go has significant long term implications for a company, so it’s important to know the difference between the two. You can think of it like a car. Should you buy or lease? There are reasons why you’d do either. It’s a similar […]

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Oct 8, 2012
Dan Ushman

Summary: 10/8/2012 — Chicago, IL., SingleHop, LLC., a leading provider of cloud hosting, kicked off the Channel Partners program on Thursday 10/4/12. The program is designed specifically to help systems integrators, IT consultants, value added resellers and other IT related service providers to drive revenue and growth from the cloud. – Full press release: http://www.singlehop.com/about/singlehop-channel-program-launch.php

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Oct 3, 2012
Dan Ushman

Summary: 10/3/2012 – Chicago, IL – SingleHop, a global leader in cloud hosting, launched a new and improved Data Center Outlet at singlehop.com/outlet – the Data Center Outlet has several unique features, including exact real time inventory from SingleHop’s data centers. The inventory figures are updated hourly on the page and there is also a countdown […]

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