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Apr 9, 2008
Zak Boca

As a growing business in a competitive industry, it’s important that our business runs as lean as possible without cutting the value of the service you provide. By that I mean if you’re a restaurant, you obviously don’t want to buy cheaper ingredients if it reduces the quality of your service, reduces your value proposition. […]

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Apr 8, 2008

Wireless technology(WiFi) is everywhere. Having WiFi n your home means you can transfer files, share the internet between computers without wires and you can use your computer anywhere inside or outside that the WiFi signal reaches. These are exciting times we are living in. However, once people get their wifi working they generally forget about securing it. I know, […]

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Apr 2, 2008
Zak Boca

The dedicated server business is a really expensive business to grow in. If you add up customer acquisition costs, sales commissions, and hardware, we can easily invest $2,000 in a single client. Needless to say, it’s incredibly important that we provide the best service to each client, because above all we’ve paid an enormous amount […]

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Apr 2, 2008
Chris Larkin

We have recently re-introduced our Pentium D 945 machines and because we have had a lot of questions about them, I wanted to go into some of the big differences between that Pentium D 945 and the Core2Duo E6320, which we have already been offering for a while. On the face of it, the P-D945 […]

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Feb 19, 2008

Lately we have been doing everything we can to help out the open source community along the lines of mirroring linux distributions and providing faster spots to download kernel source, and our latest mirror addition is no exception! Over the past few months SingleHop has been working closely with cPanel engineers in setting up a […]

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Jan 2, 2008

To help kernel.org celebrate 10 years of being the primary spot to grab the latest linux kernel source, SingleHop would like to add The Linux Kernel Archives their participating mirror list! The idea of Linux has been buzzing around technology centers everywhere since 1983, and in 1997 kernel.org decided to take it upon themselves to […]

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Nov 28, 2007

SingleHop is now an official mirror for the CentOS operating system! http://www.centos.org/modules/tinycontent/index.php?id=30 You read correctly, SingleHop is now contributing to the Open Source movement at the rate of 2MBps. We hope to see a dramatic increase in usage in the next few months, but for right now we are just happy to be included in […]

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Nov 14, 2007

While Windows Server 2003 can be more secure than its predecessors, it is only as secure as the weakest link. Therefore, you will want to have everything as secure as possible. This includes, but is not limited to, using software firewalls, hardware firewalls and the Microsoft auto-update feature built into windows 2003. The easiest way […]

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Nov 2, 2007

Electricity, the life blood of your server… without it you have no website and a large portion of your income is gone. So how well will a data center handle itself in case of a total power loss? That’s the question SingleHop needed to find out before choosing the right data center to power your […]

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Oct 11, 2007

At SingleHop, we’ve got a couple of great services that can keep you a step ahead of trouble with your dedicated server: Event Notification, and QuickReaction. These can mean the difference between an unhappy client, or an issue being resolved before the same customer ever notices. Here is a quick rundown of what they entail. […]

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