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Use Password Aging to Enforce VPS Security
Friday, July 18th, 2014Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE If you are moving from shared hosting to a VPS, one thing you might not be accustomed to dealing with is having shell access to your account. You can use SSH to directly manipulate your Linux or Unix virtual private...

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Are Backups and Recovery a Part of Security?
Friday, June 20th, 2014Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE There is little doubt that backups and recovery are vital parts of a healthy web hosting experience. But are backups and recovery part of security? If you do not have good backups, is the security of your website, server or...

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Quick Server Deployment with a Cloud VPS
Thursday, April 17th, 2014Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE Virtualization makes server deployment must faster than deploying physical servers, and deploying in the cloud can be even faster and easier. Many cloud service providers now offer ready-to-deploy cloud images of popular server operating systems that are fully functional virtual...

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5 Security Tips for a New VPS User
Thursday, February 20th, 2014Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE Your brand new virtual private server (VPS) will open you up to a whole new world of possibilities and power. It will also open you up to a new world of security threats. If you are accustomed to having most...


Ghost, an Alternative Blogging Platform
Thursday, January 23rd, 2014Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE When it comes to blogging platforms, WordPress has a commanding lead over its competition. It may seem like a waste of time to even mention other blogging content management systems, but WordPress has become a bit more than just a...

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Using cPanel With Cloud VPS
Monday, November 11th, 2013THN News  
ARTICLE (The Hosting News) – Using a virtual private server (VPS) for web hosting is growing in popularity among businesses and other entities that need to run websites. Before VPS, businesses hosted their websites using a dedicated server, a piece of...


Atlantic.Net Offers Up to 30% Off on Cloud VPS
Wednesday, October 16th, 2013THN News  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) – Atlantic.Net (, a privately held leader in providing hosting solutions, announced today, a new promotion, which offers users up to 30% off on all newly created Windows and Linux Cloud VPS servers. All cloud VPS plans...

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Solar VPS Launches $5 Cloud VPS Offerings
Tuesday, October 15th, 2013THN News  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) – Solar VPS launched a brand redesign featuring $5 and $10 Linux VPS offerings along with $5 260 plus Cloud Applications on Demand. In addition to new price points, Solar VPS is now offering consumers the ability...

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Site5 Launches Unmanaged VPS in 6 Cities
Thursday, September 19th, 2013THN News  
PRESS RELEASE (The Hosting News) – Site5, a worldwide leader in shared, reseller, cloud, and VPS hosting, today introduced a new line of Unmanaged Virtual Private Servers, offering an affordable array of 11 different configuration templates based on CentOS, Debian, and Ubuntu...


Do You Need a VPS to Host Your Blog?
Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013Tavis J. Hampton  
ARTICLE A virtual private server (VPS) is a great way to harness some of the power of a dedicated server without shelling out the cash to actually have your own. Virtualization is good for the providers and consumers because resources are...

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