Here’s the thing, when it comes to investing in web hosting services, you
are also investing in the data center in which your web hosting services are
housed. This means knowing the tier data center your Cloud Hosting, VPS or
colocation solutions are stored in. It means knowing all of the redundant
systems at play within your data center. It means understanding the fire
suppression systems your data center has in place. Fire suppression, you ask?
Yes, fire suppression.
When you think about fire suppression systems, if you are like the majority
of people, you think about fire suppression systems within an office or a
house. Typical fire suppression systems within an office or home include
easily accessible fire extinguishers placed through the building and an
internal sprinkler system (a.k.a. “wet pipe”, more on this later) which,
when triggered, dumps thousands of ... (more)
Yes, you read that right. Affiliate Summit and Hulk Hogan. This week, a few
of the members of Solar VPS are in attendance at Affiliate Summit West in
fabulous Las Vegas (to follow the action check out the Solar VPS Twitter
Feed). Now, originally we had plans to use this space to talk about the show,
what is happening in the affiliate space and why it’s important for a Cloud
hosting provider, like ourselves, to be part of the affiliate space. And
then, we met Hulk Hogan.
Marketing is Truth in Lies
Hulk Hogan, the original real American, is currently signing autographs for
fans an... (more)
What makes Louis great is his constant dedication to customer service and his
unique understanding of the IT world. From virtualization, to full IT closet
offload, private cloud solutions, to the FortressITX Hosted PBX and Exchange
services, Louis has a great way of breaking down complex issues so anyone can
understand them. Essentially, he is our go to guy for humanizing IT.
HEY THERE CLOUD EXPO ATTENDEE…we see you have come to the CosmoCredit Terms
of Service page to investigate the rules and regulations of the Solar VPS
CosmoCredit giveaway. Well, here they are:
All prizes are applicable to base Windows and Linux Pods.
Base Linux Pods consist of 2GB of Memory, 20GB of Disk Space, 1 TB of
Bandwidth and 1 CPU Core. The value of our base Solar VPS Linux Pod is $17.50
Base Windows Pods consist of 2GB of Memory, 40GB of Disk Space, 1 TB of
Bandwidth and 1 CPU core. The value of our base Solar VPS Windows Pod is
$29.50 per month.
All additional... (more)
This is a topic our marketing team talks about all the time. On an almost
daily basis our marketing teams chats about how to effectively market Cloud
solutions to the web hosting market and the non web hosting market. The more
important part of that statement is the later. The non web hosting market.
For the longest time, as far as we can recall, the web hosting industry and
web hosting vendors have been mostly satisfied selling their solutions to
members of the web hosting community – i.e. consumers who know what the
difference between a VPS and a dedicated server is. But here’s... (more)