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Survey Identifies Cloud Speed as the Primary Business Driver for Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS)
Friday, April 18th, 2014THN News  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) –  SnapLogic, the Elastic Integration™ company, today announced new findings from a joint survey with TechValidate which focused on the business and technical drivers and barriers for software-as-a-service (SaaS) application and cloud analytics adoption in the enterprise....


Zadara’s SaaS Available at Equinix
Wednesday, April 24th, 2013THN News  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) – Zadara(TM) Storage, the innovator in cloud block storage that brought Private Storage to the Public Cloud via Amazon Web Services, Dimension Data and other service providers, announced today that their Virtual Private Storage Array(TM) (VPSA) service...


Is Cloud Hosting Always Managed?
Thursday, March 14th, 2013Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE One of the most welcomed features of cloud computing is the hands-off management that it offers its users. Software as a service (SaaS) allows you to have all of the features of on-premise applications without the management and maintenance they...

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What is Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)?
Tuesday, September 18th, 2012Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE If you have spent any time at all reading about cloud computing, you have likely encountered terms like Software as a Service (SaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS). Another similar term that is gaining momentum in the hosting industry...

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The Benefits of Storage as a Service
Wednesday, August 15th, 2012Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE You have likely heard of Sofware-as-a-Service (SaaS), Platform-as-a-Service, and maybe even Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), but another cloud service model that is quickly gaining steam is Storage-as-a-Service (sometimes called STaaS). Just as the name implies, this form of cloud computing is all...

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Managed vs. Unmanaged vs. Cloud Servers
Tuesday, July 31st, 2012Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE When you decide to make the move from a shared hosting account to a VPS or dedicated server, that is only the first of many decisions you will have to make. You will also need to decide whether you want...

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WSO2 to Present Webinar on SaaS Apps
Thursday, July 19th, 2012THN News  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) – Increasingly, enterprises are recognizing software-as-a-service (SaaS) as a cost-efficient way to deliver applications. However, the success of a SaaS implementation depends on the platform-as-a-service (PaaS) on which it runs. Today, only a few PaaS offerings provide...


Backing up Your Cloud Data
Thursday, May 17th, 2012Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE One of the major concerns IT professionals often express regarding cloud computing is that their data is left in the hands the cloud service provider, often without any manageable offsite backup solution. Furthermore, some cloud providers rely on proprietary technology...

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Cloud vs Local Ecommerce Solutions
Friday, August 12th, 2011Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE Deciding to invest in ecommerce software for your online business is only the first step in the process.  Next, you must choose the type of ecommerce software that will best suit the needs of your business. Many cloud service providers...

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A Quick Guide to Cloud Terminology
Thursday, August 11th, 2011Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE You have undoubtedly heard about cloud hosting or cloud computing, but you may not quite understand some of the terminology people involved with it use.  Some of the terms are not very well defined, but this quick guide should give...

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