WHUK enhances focus on CMS Hosting Industry covering 31.4% of the worlds total websites


Leeds, UK (PRWEB UK) 10 June 2013

After the massive cyber attack targeting nearly 40 million vulnerable sites running WordPress CMS, all major web hosting and web security firms increased the security levels in order to protect websites and webservers across the globe.

The CMS Industry is huge with WordPress leading the list of most popular CMS platforms. WordPress is used by 18.1% of all the websites; that is a content management system market share of 57.7%, followed by Joomla and Drupal with 10.4% and 6.4% respectively.

To deliver secure and fast experience over a highly reliable web hosting platform, WHUK, a web hosting service provider in the UK since 2001, has enhanced security levels for its CMS hosting offering through server-level customization, backups and additional security filters, bundled with 24×7 free support.

A study by w3techs and BuiltWith shows the popularity of CMS platforms such as WordPress, Joomla, Magento, Drupal, OsCommerce, vBulletin, phpBB etc. growing at a rapid pace. Based on these facts, it has also become imperative to have a secure hosting platform which ensures protection of websites built on these CMS from various attacks and vulnerabilities over the Internet.

We take pride in being one of the best customer support providers in the web hosting industry today. Along with being prompt and friendly, we also follow a strict SLA with near instant resolution delivery to customer issues. We have also tweaked the support team training programs with inclusion of CMS related issues over a server platform, stated a representative from WHUK Technical department. With the recent news about the attacks on websites based on CMS platform-WordPress, weve further increased security over our servers. With server platforms highly optimised for CMSs combined with enhanced server security settings, we ensure protection of websites hosted with us, he further added.

About WHUK

Established in the year 2001, Webhosting UK Com (WHUK) Limited offers a wide array of value for money web hosting services including Linux/Windows Shared Hosting, Reseller Hosting, Cloud Hosting, Virtual Private Servers (VPS), Dedicated Servers, WordPress Hosting, Drupal Hosting, Magento Hosting, Joomla Hosting, eCommerce Hosting, SSL and Offsite Backup Solutions. 24x7x365 technical support is available and 99.95% uptime guarantee is offered as standard with their UK-based servers.

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21st Century Software Enhances Its SpaceFinder Storage Management Solution with Powerful User Interface and Reporting Capabilities

Wayne, Pennsylvania/Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 12, 2013

21st Century Software, a leader in providing recovery assurance and enterprise disaster recovery solutions to the IBM mainframe community, today announced significant enhancements to its SpaceFinder Storage Management Solution (SMS). With a focus on a new easy-to-use interface and reporting capabilities, 21st Century Software is empowering customers with greater control and easier operations.

SpaceFinder is a z/OS storage management solution that centralizes all phases of mainframe management. With SpaceFinder, users are able to maximize the value of the mainframe storage environment, from assessment and monitoring, to configuration, allocation and planning.

“IT departments are experiencing unprecedented changes, in light of initiatives tied to trends such as cloud computing, placing significant challenges on IT managers to be more strategic,” said Rebecca M. Levesque, CEO of 21st Century Software. “The latest version of SpaceFinder provides IT managers with the insight and reporting capabilities needed to be more proactive with storage capacity initiatives. As a result, they are able to better plan while controlling future storage costs.”

Simplifying the administration and management of mainframe storage resources from one single point of control, the latest version of SpaceFinder provides the following features:

Atlantic.Net Enhances Cloud Computing Offerings


Orlando, FL (PRWEB) January 28, 2011

Atlantic.Net, a privately held hosting solutions provider, announced today that it has enhanced its cloud computing offerings by teaming up with cPanel, a leading Web hosting control panel software provider. As a result of this partnership, cPanel/WHM is now available on Atlantic.Nets cloud computing and hosting platform, complementing its existing cloud server offerings and resulting in an efficient, powerful combination that makes Web hosting and managing individual servers easy.

Were excited to continue to expand our cloud computing offerings, said Josh Simon, director of data services for Atlantic.Net. Combining our cloud servers with cPanel/WHM truly simplifies the management of standalone servers, allowing Web hosting resellers and Webmasters across the globe to focus more time on their core business and less time managing their infrastructure.

cPanel/WHM is designed with multiple administrative levels, offering different user interfaces for administrators, resellers, and end users, as well as email-based interfaces. These multiple levels provide security, ease of use, and flexibility for everyone, from server administrators to email account users.

Speed is another result of this partnership. cPanel/WHM combined with Atlantic.Nets world-class hosting service enables users to turn up cPanel/WHM-ready servers in seconds, as opposed to the 60-90 minutes required for self-installation on onsite physical or offsite dedicated servers.

We recognize this is a great opportunity to work with an established and savvy technology company like Atlantic.Net, said Aaron Phillips, vice president of operations at cPanel. cPanel/WHM has gained major market share on cloud computing platforms because of its speed, ease of deployment and security options. We look forward to delivering Web hosting automation to Atlantic.Nets cloud computing platform.

By offering cPanel/WHM, Atlantic.Net is providing an efficient, cost-effective product that will help businesses manage their Web hosting and cloud computing needs. A free trial, including free setup with no contract or commitment, is available at http://www.atlantic.net/Cloud-Computing/cloud-servers.html.

About Atlantic.Net

Established in 1994, Atlantic.Net is a market-leading hosting solutions provider renowned for providing exceptional infrastructure as a service and simplifying complex technologies. Serving as a trusted advisor to the global community with its innovative, industry-specific hosting solutions, the company is dedicated to implementing custom-tailored solutions that allow organizations to reinvigorate their bottom line. It operates a SAS 70 Type II audited and certified hosting solutions platform to assist businesses with their advanced IT needs. For more information, visit http://www.atlantic.net.

About cPanel

Since 1997, cPanel has been a leading innovator and developer of control panel software for the Web hosting industry. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, cPanel builds software that allows Web host professionals to transform standalone servers into fully automated point-and-click Web hosting platforms. cPanel-licensed software allows owners of servers and Websites, along with resellers and developers, to optimize their technical resources and replace tedious shell-oriented tasks with dynamic, intuitive Web-based interfaces.

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Voxel Enhances Its Cloud Hosting Services by Offering Free SaaS Application Performance Management from New Relic


San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 26, 2011

New Relic, Inc., the leading software-as-a-service provider of application performance management (APM) solutions, and Voxel, a leading provider of Cloud Hosting and Managed Servers, today announced the availability of free Bronze-level subscriptions of New Relics APM tool for organizations deploying applications on Voxels robust hosting platform. Whether deploying apps in public, private, virtual, physical or hybrid computing environments, Voxel customers can use New Relic to monitor app performance 24×7, proactively troubleshoot potential performance issues, and better ensure superior online service delivery.

News Highlights


Voxel, a leading provider of hosting services, is making Bronze-level subscription of New Relics SaaS application performance management tool available to its customers free of charge. Voxel offers cutting-edge hosting technology, including the VoxCAST Global CDN, instantly available physical and virtual servers around the world, a full management API across its services and 10+ years of expertise in managing complex Internet Infrastructure.

Voxel customers can use New Relic to monitor live production web applications 24×7 and proactively troubleshoot potential performance issues in conjunction with the infrastructure monitoring tools provided with Voxels managed services. New Relics deep, application-level visibility in both physical and virtual application environments enables Voxel customers to rapidly identify performance bottlenecks at the component level. Additionally, customers of Voxels ProManaged Hosting can take advantage of New Relic to work even more collaboratively with Voxel engineers to optimize production lava applications or those that are in a dev/test process.

Voxel customers can get started with New Relic right away by visiting http://www.voxel.net/newrelic and selecting the sign up button. The entire process from registration to implementation takes about 2 minutes. Additionally, Voxel customers who sign up will automatically receive 30 free days of New Relics premium Gold level subscription for a limited time.

Voxel and New Relic are currently working on the next phase of the partnership to be announced later this year, which will include one-click integration with Voxels management console and automatic deployments of New Relic for ProManaged hosting customers.

Supporting Quotes

“Voxels mission since our founding in 1999 has been to make deploying and maintaining successful Internet applications as simple and reliable as possible, said Zachary Smith, Chief Operations Officer at Voxel. “New Relic shares that philosophy and their application management tool is a perfect fit for our customers. It provides immediate, out of the box visibility into application health that gives our customers and partners the capabilities they need to pinpoint potential performance issues and ensure a superior experience for their end users.”

Having been in the hosting business for more than ten years servicing some of the webs largest online properties, Voxel understands the importance of providing customers with the tools and expertise they need for the success of their unique application deployments, said Bill Lapcevic, New Relics Vice President of Business Development. We are pleased to be working with them to provide customers with the deep application insight that can help them meet their business and application performance goals.

About Voxel

Voxel (http://www.voxel.net) delivers high-performance Internet infrastructure that is scalable, fully supported and cost-effective. The company offers industry-leading hosting services via VoxSTRUCTURE, its open automation platform, and its unique Universal Transfer bandwidth aggregation model. Services include on-demand physical and virtual cloud servers, the VoxCAST Global Content Delivery Network (CDN), and a full suite of Managed Services for complex hosting deployments. The Company is headquartered in New York City and maintains strategic global hosting and network points of presence across the globe.

About New Relic

New Relic, Inc. is the leading software-as-a-service provider of application performance management solutions that enable developers and operations teams to quickly and cost effectively monitor, troubleshoot, and tune application performance in real time. More than 9,000 organizations use New Relic RPM to monitor and optimize more than 110,000 production application instances, including customers 37signals, AT&T Interactive, Atlassian, Gilt Groupe, Groupon, IGN, Intuit, REA Group, Sears, Shopify, Shutterfly, and Simon and Schuster. New Relic also partners with leading cloud management, platform and hosting vendors including Acquia, Amazon AWS, Blue Box Group, Brightbox, CloudBees, cloudControl, Engine Yard, Eucalyptus, GigaSpaces, GoGrid, Grid Gain, Heroku, Joyent, Microsoft Windows Azure Platform, Morphlabs, Network Redux, PHP Fog, Rackspace, Red Hat, RightScale, SpeedyRails, Stax Networks, VMware and Voxel. New Relic is a private company headquartered in San Francisco, California, USA. New Relic is a registered trademark of New Relic, Inc. To learn more, visit http://www.newrelic.com.

Media Contacts

John Essex

New Relic

415.404.6740

Zachary Smith

Voxel

212.812.4178 / pr(at)voxel(dot)net

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GoGrid Enhances Partner Exchange Platform With New Image Rights Management Technology

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 03, 2011

GoGrid, a leading cloud infrastructure company, today announced its new Image Rights Management (IRM) technology, now available for Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) participating in the companys partner exchange program. Enhancing the value GoGrids Exchange marketplace provides to ISVs, the company’s new IRM technology delivers an innovative license protection system that enables partners to safeguard their intellectual property and effectively monetize their existing software solutions using cloud-based subscription models.

Once a partner application is live in the GoGrid Exchange marketplace and available for GoGrid’s customers to deploy through value-added subscription plans, the IRM system automatically tracks instances where the application is actually running within the GoGrid cloud. The system then authenticates whether or not the application is operating on a validly deployed cloud server for which GoGrid is collecting the required subscription fees on behalf of the partner. If the proper authentication requirements are not met for an application in use, partners can protect their intellectual property and take appropriate actions such as shutting the application down, delivering a light version of the software, or instructing the customer to purchase a valid license from an external website.

“Architecting cloud computing infrastructure involves a variety of different technology solutions and our customers need a simple process to access, adopt and implement industry-leading applications for critical functions such as internet security, backup, monitoring, load balancing and compliance,” said Jeff Samuels, chief marketing officer, GoGrid. “The GoGrid Exchange featuring our IRM system brings new opportunities for software providers to expand their reach by connecting with our customer community in the GoGrid cloud. Enabling independent solutions providers to easily share and offer their existing software with licensing models that support the elasticity of a cloud environment is an important factor in driving cloud adoption and fueling industry innovation.”

The GoGrid Exchange A Cloud Solution Ecosystem

The GoGrid Exchange is a multi-dimensional marketplace of cloud solutions where Partner-created “golden server images” are sold, bought or shared across the GoGrid community. In the Exchange, solutions partners can sell or share GoGrid server images that are preinstalled and preconfigured with their software and documentation. In turn, GoGrid customers provision virtual machines based on any selected golden server image. These include GoGrid Server Images (GSIs), Partner GoGrid Server Images (PGSIs that partners have built) or Community GoGrid Server Images (CGSIs that community members have built). Customers purchase monthly subscriptions or simply use server images that are free. Customers can also share personalized GoGrid Server Images (MyGSIs) they create themselves for their own specific cloud usage.

Featuring its new IRM system, the GoGrid Exchange provides ISVs with a simple process for cloud-enabling their existing software applications while also protecting their intellectual property. With the GoGrid Exchange, customized Partner GSIs are listed in a catalog located on the GoGrid portal that customers can browse and select the value-added server images they want to include when provisioning their virtual machines. Because Partner GSIs can be provisioned in minutes, customers can drastically reduce the time it takes to get new applications and solutions up and running in the cloud. As a partner’s server image is deployed, the IRM system tracks where the application is running and authenticates whether or not it is operating on a valid server. If proper license authentication is not confirmed, the application can take appropriate actions such as shutting itself down as well as notify the vendor. GoGrid manages the Exchange payment process and provides customers with one monthly bill that includes GoGrid’s infrastructure fees and any additional Partner GSI fees. The collected value-added fees are then reimbursed to the partner on a quarterly basis.

In GoGrid’s environment, customers can also contribute their cloud expertise to the broader community. GoGrid encourages collaboration throughout the ecosystem and offers a new feature that allows customers to quickly and easily share the customized GoGrid Server Images they create. Customers simply customize a GoGrid Server Image with the applications, settings and tools they need and then access the sharing feature to make their images publicly available to the entire GoGrid community by one click of a button. Customers can use this feature, knows as Community GSIs, to quickly transfer images from one account to another, share unique images with office locations in other regions, increase adoption of open source code, save time by leveraging the work of other community members and stay on top of cutting edge applications and trends.

CloudPassage, Gazzang, Zeus Adopt GoGrid IRM

GoGrid today announced that three of its Exchange partners, CloudPassage, Gazzang and Zeus Technology, have adopted the GoGrid IRM system to authenticate the licensing rights for their cloud solutions available in the GoGrid Exchange.

CloudPassage is now offering its software-as-a-service security as a Partner GSI within the GoGrid cloud. With CloudPassage, GoGrid’s public and hybrid IaaS customers can manage their own cloud security by leveraging a single solution that is purpose-built for the cloud and delivers multiple layers of defense for cloud servers. CloudPassage and GoGrid joint customers benefit from greatly reduced attack surfaces, lower risk of compromise and improved compliance.

“As a SaaS provider, CloudPassage views the Image Rights Management technology as critical enabler of the cloud ecosystem. GoGrid recognized our need to protect licensed VMs and innovated around that need,” said Carson Sweet, co-founder and CEO of CloudPassage. “This has made it much faster and easier for us to pursue an even broader set of SaaS distribution and delivery channels.”

Gazzang is making its transparent data encryption solution for MySQL databases available on GoGrid as a Partner GSI. Gazzang ezNcrypt encrypts and protects data a rest for MySQL databases using industry-standard encryption algorithms and patent-pending advanced encryption key management. By joining the GoGrid Exchange, Gazzang helps GoGrid’s customers secure their data at rest to meet internal and regulated data security requirements. The solution is available as a GoGrid Partner GSI on Ubuntu, RedHat, CentOS and Debian Linux distributions. Now GoGrid customers can select and launch Gazzang ezNcrypt server images with ease using the GoGrid console and within minutes have a MySQL server with encrypted databases using strong encryption and secure key management.

“Gazzang’s ezNcrypt as a GoGrid Server Image combines the security of data encryption at rest and key management with the ease of use of GoGrid to deliver a cost-effective security software as a service,” said Eddie Garcia, vice president of development. “Our GoGrid pre-configured images make it easy for anyone to deploy secured servers running transparent database encryption for MySQL. With GoGrid’s partner GSI and IRM technology, Gazzang will continue to expand its product line of GoGrid-enabled solutions.”

Also available on GoGrid, Zeus Technology has released its application traffic management software as a Partner GSI. With its participation in the GoGrid Exchange, Zeus provides GoGrid’s customers with access to its affordable and easily deployed load balancing technology, enabling them to deliver fast, secure and available web applications. The combination of Zeus and GoGrid allows customers to easily apply business rules to the behavior of their online applications within the GoGrid cloud. The Zeus software solution deploys with ju

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