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Nov 29, 2011

As many of  you know we recently launched the latest version of our LEAP platform, LEAP3 at Cloud Expo in Santa Clara, CA. I am pleased to say that the launch as well as the feedback thus far has been extremely positive. The web-based platform is a complete rewrite of its earlier predecessors and far […]

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Nov 30, 2011

To all of our loyal readers and clients alike we need your help securing a nomination for the 2011 Readers Choice Award! 2011 has yet again been a monstrous year for SingleHop, as we have continued our rapid growth with than expected $24 million in revenue while increasing our workforce by nearly 30%  over the […]

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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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Dec 6, 2011

If two heads are better than one and three heads are better the two…Well this could go on forever, but I think you get the idea. It is this type of logic that was the driving force behind the creation of our Crowdsourced Marketplace. We have an enormous variety in clients, which translates to an even […]

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Dec 12, 2011
Andy Pace

Specialization. It’s everywhere. Think about it, how did you or the person behind you in line order your coffee this morning? “Grande, soy, dry, cap,” sound familiar? What happen to “I’ll take a large black coffee”?  This type of specialization stretches far beyond your corner coffee shop, I promise! The chances are that your business […]

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Jul 4, 2008
Andy Pace

Spanning-Tree Protocol (STP) is a link management protocol that provides path redundancy while preventing undesirable loops in the network. When it comes toEthernet networks, in order for them to function properly only one active path can exist between two stations. Loops occur in networks for a variety of reasons. The most common reason you find […]

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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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Apr 4, 2012

I am thrilled to announce that we will have a third data center opened and ready for business sometime in May 2012. Currently, our two data centers are located in the Chicagoland area but that is about to change! It looks like our fearless mascot, Poindexter is heading west. The newest data center will be […]

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Apr 6, 2012

I am happy to report the good news does travel fast and far! I am even happier to report that good news does not always mean dollars and cents. Our two co-founders have been extremely generous over the past 5 years donating to a number of charities. The best part is, they do it because […]

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Jun 27, 2012

SingleHop Founder and CEO, Zak Boca, was recently named to the Techweek 100 list in honor of the event.  Anytime a SingleHopper is acknowledged like this, and especially when it’s the head honcho himself, we love to shamelessly brag!  The Techweek 100 is a list of 100 Chicago leaders impacting today’s technology landscape on a […]

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