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 […]
Itâ€™s here. The time has come. The moment youâ€™ve all been waiting for . . . National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM)!Â For most organizations, itâ€™s a joyous time filled with festivities like hanging up posters to warn people about the dangers of downloading random attachments and reading special blurbs from your communications team in […]
Itâ€™s a hybrid world - or increasingly becoming one. While there are some businesses whose IT approach stands firmly behind either cloud or colocation, itâ€™s becoming clear that most organizations are looking for flexibility and incorporating strategies that lie somewhere in the middle. In support of this model, SingleHop just introduced ColoPlusâ„˘ - its first […]
Todayâ€™s blog by SingleHop senior developer Aaron Ryou is our (belated) celebration of International Programmerâ€™s Day, which was held yesterday, September 13 â€“ the 256th day of the year. Whatâ€™s significant about that figure, you ask? Itâ€™s the number of distinct values that can be represented by an eight-bit byte. We asked Aaron to share […]
Over the last few years I have been focused (borderline obsessed) with honing my leadership skills and abilities. If you were to look through my library, this would be a very apparent area of interest. There is a plethora of literature on the subject, and an equal number of opinions about doâ€™s and donâ€™ts as […]
The Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting is out, and Iâ€™m thrilled that SingleHop is one of the 19 vendors that met Gartnerâ€™s criteria for inclusion in this important report. (Download the full 2015 report here.) Wait, whatâ€™s a Magic Quadrant? Well, Wikipedia says â€śThe Gartner Magic Quadrant (MQ) is the brand name for […]
Today is International Beer Day, a celebration of beers from around the world and the people that make them. Craft brewing is among the fastest-growing industries worldwide. The number of brewpubs and microbreweries in the U.S. more than doubled from 2008 to 2014, and the movement continues unabated in all corners of the globe from […]
As a self-aware social media geek, I thought todayâ€™s observance of Embrace Your Geekness Day would be the perfect time to dive into the business benefits of being a geek. It is hard to believe I am already almost done with my summer social media internship at SingleHop. It has been a great investment of […]
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!