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Jul 28, 2013
Andrew Brooks

I am a firm believer that in the field of information security, tools are overrated.  I, like all security professionals, have a long list of software that I rely on for getting work done, but make no mistake; tools do not provide security nor do they provide knowledge, and at best, they provide insight and […]

Stack Trace
Jul 23, 2013
Adrienne Wicklund

We’ve all heard those horror stories of being a client somewhere that had terrible customer service. An unlucky few of us may have even been on the receiving end. One of the many great things about SingleHop is that we recognize this and we strive every day to make certain no one leaves our company […]

Jul 19, 2013
Deanna Swanson

Do the words Job Fair conjure up images of suits and sweaty palms in a ballroom or school gymnasium? Eeesh! No fun, for anyone, even the ones who say they are having fun- they’re lying. But wait, there is an alternative! SingleHop recently participated in a recruitment event that was designed to bring emerging companies and talented […]

Jul 15, 2013
Andrew Brooks

It’s not hard to do a quick search and find a plethora of blog posts, scholarly articles, and editorials that stress the importance of strong passwords and the importance of rotating your passwords regularly.  While this is all great advice, it is largely unenforceable out outside of a corporate environment where things like GPOs don’t […]

Stack Trace
Jul 8, 2013
David Dunlap

SoftLayer is a fascinating company in that it enjoys closing the loop. I think when the founders of SoftLayer left The Planet to form a new hosting company they probably did not believe the two companies would be back together again. And yet several years later, SoftLayer and The Planet merged. There is another circle […]

Cloud Mainframe
Jul 5, 2013
Sean Foote

Many marketers have lost faith in display advertising. The detractors say it is “branding” that folks no longer pay any attention to. I am here to tell you to that it is very much still viable form of advertising that every business should consider regardless of if they are B2C or B2B. Below are 5 […]

Display Advertising
Jul 3, 2013
David Dunlap

The holidays are normally reserved for taking life a little easier, meeting up with friends and family, relaxing, remembering, and, of course, holiday sales and coupon deals. However, there are coupon deals, and then there are our new coupon deals! In honor of the fourth day of the month of July, we are offering 2 […]

Jun 28, 2013
Rick Talavera

As in any company, our engineering team at SingleHop is the most important group of the bunch. We make the the automation happen and admins jobs scalable to thousands of servers. We provided the client initiated reboot and automated server provisioning platform. The list of tools that make SingleHop one of the best IaaS platforms […]

Boot Strapping