No organization looks forward to the day they implement their disaster recovery (DR) plan. But like any good insurance policy, DR is an essential component of business continuity and preservation. Most people understand that much. Where organizations often fall short, however, is the details and preparation. The only thing worse than having no plan at […]
Andy Pace, COO of SingleHop, interviews Steven Coty, Chief Security Evangelist of Alert Logic. Topics of discussion include HIPAA and PCI compliance, proper security protocols, DDoS attacks, web application firewalls, and more.
Andy Pace, COO of SingleHop, interviews Steven Coty, Chief Security Evangelist of Alert Logic. Topics of discussion include HIPAA and PCI compliance, proper security protocols, DDoS attacks, web application firewalls, and more. Keep an eye out for part 2!
Data centers get a bad rep because theyâve always been big wasters of power and cooling energy in the past. Theyâre 100 times more energy intensive than an office and most server racks are well in excess of 30kW. Theyâve gone from using 1.3% of the United States electric output in 2011 to an EPA […]
To most people a data center probably just looks like a big boring building with no windows, kind of like a prison. But to the people who spend their days on the inside, itâs much more interestingâeven above and beyond the electrical and mechanical engineering. There are so many components that go into the upkeep […]
Network design for a data center is more than just making a bigger network than what you have at home. It involves creating a plan based off of what matters the most to you or your business and selecting gear that brings that plan to life. When it was time to design SingleHopâs network, we […]
Either you've outgrown your server space or youâre a brand new company that needs to find a data center. So, what do you do? Shopping for a data center seems like a daunting process and it really can be, but if you know what to look for, youâll find the right place in no time. […]
Get ready folks! Weâre about to go behind the scenes with SingleHopâs Operations team, focusing on what we do (and what we do differently) when deploying a SingleHop location. Some may think that turning up a new location for SingleHop is a daunting task. However with the years of automationÂ we'veÂ put in place it is actually […]
The big news around here is thatÂ we'veÂ just opened our fourth data centerâthis one located in Amsterdam. Ahhh! Amsterdam! What a city! Itâs called âVenice of the Northâ for good reason with its 165 canals (about 15 more than Venice) and about 90 islands. Trees and tulips,Â and all sorts of other beauties and charms that […]
A few months ago, when Joe McKendrick over at Forbes.com wrote his 7 Predictions for Cloud Computing in 2013 That Make Perfect Sense, his #1 prediction was âMore Hosted Private Clouds.â And his #6 prediction was âCloud Talent Shortages Loom.â Based on these predictions, if he were picking stocks, Iâd pay attention. The enterprise has […]