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Canadian Government Offers To Store U.S. Tech Companies Data From NSA Spying
Friday, January 10th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – The Canadian government is offering to store data outside of the United States  for tech companies such as Google and Facebook  following the controversy with the National Security Agency’s alleged spying. According to The Daily Caller,...

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Report: NSA Snooped on Google & Yahoo Data Centers
Thursday, October 31st, 2013THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Data centers from tech giants like Google and Yahoo were apparently no match for the snooping hands of the National Security Agency. According to a report from The Washington Post on Wednesday, the NSA infiltrated data...

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Cloud Traffic Will Dominate the Data Center, Cisco Says
Thursday, October 17th, 2013THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Technology provider Cisco on Tuesday unveiled its latest Global Cloud Index report, a study that shows an increasing push towards cloud domination in data centers. Cloud traffic in data centers, which represented 1.2 zettabytes is expected...

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Apple Already Eyeing Oregon Data Center Expansion
Wednesday, September 25th, 2013THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Oregon’s thriving data century industry is perhaps about to get even more crowded. Enter Apple. According to a report from Oregon Live on Monday, the Cupertino-based tech giant is already looking to expand on 96 acres...

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Google Moves Forward with Data Center Encryption
Monday, September 9th, 2013THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google has encrypted its data at its data center facilities after the outcry over Edward Snowden’s NSA spying leaks. The tech giant signaled the move in a report from the Washington Post on Friday. And while...

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Google Pushes Open Data Centers with Patents
Monday, August 12th, 2013THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google is helping open up the data center market to freely use more designs. On Friday, the tech giant announced that it had added 79 additional patents to its Open Patent Non-Assertion initiative, something the company...

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SOC 2 Reporting Standard Gains Popularity
Monday, June 17th, 2013THN News  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) – In 2012, SOC 2 reports were about 7% of the totalSOC audits for data centers, while in 2013 so far 14% of the audits have been for SOC 2, a YOY% growth of 100%. Reckenen Inc....

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Hosting: 5 Fascinating Issues Impacting the Industry
Thursday, November 17th, 2011THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – As many already know, the factor of cloud computing has, without a doubt, definitively shaped the course of the web hosting industry as a whole. This is true whether it’s evidenced by different providers announcing new...

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Evaluating Public Cloud Performance
Wednesday, November 9th, 2011Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE Your decision to use cloud hosting for your business or other organization is not the end of the decision-making process. In many ways, it is a beginning. The next phases of the process involves deciding the type of cloud computing...

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Missouri: Build Your Data Centers Here!
Tuesday, September 20th, 2011THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Tax incentives may result in widespread interest in data center construction in Missouri. The AP recently reported that lawmakers in the state are looking at such a proposal. Specifically, companies choosing to construct facilities in the...

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