Mar 26, 2012

I am admittedly and proudly a Mac user. And like all Mac users, I know that when an issue comes up, whether it is a hardware and/or software problem, I can always find answers at the Genius Bar. Sure, the name might be a little too much but I will tell you that I have […]

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Jan 24, 2012

If you saw our website on Internet Blackout Day or read Sam Bowling’s excellent blog post on SOPA/PIPA, you know that Singlehop is not afraid to take a public stance to protect the Internet. We love what we do, we’d like to continue doing it, and this is impossible without an Internet where we can […]

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Dec 5, 2011
Martina Mihaljcic

Public Cloud Vs Private Cloud In being relatively new to the industry, there’s been somewhat of a learning curve. I’ve found that it’s sometimes hard to keep up when the key differentiators between public and private cloud are somewhat unclear, so I’m hoping to give some color on the topic. Hopefully this insight will help […]

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Nov 22, 2011
Sam Bowling

I’ve always been a fan of the winter living in the Chicago land area because like most typical northern cities in the United States you get snow, you get wind and most of all you get the amazing display of Christmas decorations down the Magnificent Mile. When the lights are going up in my mind […]

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Oct 14, 2011

Similar to the early days of several other industries, clients within the web hosting industry have been brainwashed into thinking that the lowest price solution is the best decision.  Users have been trained by hosting-provider marketing and promotions that “less is more.”  It’s simply not so. There are no absolutes in life, so there are […]

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Mar 31, 2011

We are a hosting company obsessed with service- this means we are also ‘tweakers’. It is only through incessant and consistent tweaking of all our processes and procedures that we can ensure that our customers are taken care of correctly, all the time, every time. So, as we go into the second quarter of 2011 […]

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Feb 15, 2011

One of the most exciting things about life at SingleHop is the challenge of designing complex web hosting solutions for our customers. Many of our customers who take advantage of our managed server offerings fall into the “complex” category, which essentially means that we’re providing hardware and services that go beyond our standard managed server […]

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Dec 2, 2010

It’s hard to believe how much business communications have changed in a few short years. And I do mean a few years. Let’s just forget that there was once a time when people used fax machines or typewritten memos to communicate, and consider that in the early 2000s, most workers could only access business email […]

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Oct 7, 2010

Whether you’re operating a reseller business or running your own website, your data is of utmost importance. You can’t take chances that it will be lost or corrupted, and if anything happens, you need absolute certainty that you can restore what you lost. That’s where backup systems come in, but how often should you back […]

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Sep 28, 2010

As we discussed earlier, your bandwidth capacity is one of the most important factors affecting the performance of your site. Buying the right amount of bandwidth will help ensure that your site remains functional and profitable, and in our last post, we talked about how to calculate the right amount of bandwidth for your site. […]

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