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Dual-Stage DDoS Mitigation Platform Activated

We have recently upgraded our DDoS Mitigation and Filtering platform, working closely with Corero to implement their latest in-line filtering hardware in each of our PoP's. Initial Stage: We operate our BGP FlowSpec platform on our network edge for analysis. This detects and blocks the most common and volumetric attack vectors before they pass into our core network. Secondary Stage: We now have Corero DDoS Filtering Appliances. These appliances feature Always on Corero SmartWall TDS, utilising their SecureWatch® technology to protect...

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Help Us donate to assist Australian Charities with the Bushfire Crisis!

We want to help those down under in Australia move on and deal with the impact of the terrible bushfires that they have been battling for a considerable amount of time and is destroying a large portion of their land, injuring residents and all the animals that call it home. How can I help you donate? If you use the voucher code BUSHFIRES during the checkout process for any Web Hosting, FlexiCloud or Dedicated Server orders whilst the promotional code is...

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Steer clear! Signs of a bad dedicated server hosting provider

Steer clear! 3 signs of a bad dedicated server hosting provider Are you a European company in the market for your next cloud hosting deal? Whether you are on the lookout for UK dedicated servers, DE dedicated servers, or NL dedicated servers - there are undoubtedly some providers to steer clear of. So in this blog, rather than advising you on the ways to spot the best cloud hosting providers, we have some tips on the ways to sniff out...

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Which businesses are most suited to dedicated servers?

If you are reading up on the various servers which you can use to power your company's online business operations, you might have already heard about all the benefits which dedicated servers can offer. But the truth is, the decision which you make in relation to your organisation's hosting is likely to come down to the type of company you are. In this blog, we pinpoint the type of company which is most suited to dedicated servers: Growing all the time There...

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Dedicated servers, and how they can protect your company’s data

Data management is becoming more and more vital to businesses around the world, as they continue to expand and become increasingly reliant on data and its analysis. This data is often held on services that may interact with external servers, such as Google Drive or OneDrive, but holding your data locally on a dedicated server is a far more secure and ensures your company's privacy. No potential for third-party security issues In the past, there have been some occasions of large...

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Dedicated server trends for 2020

The market for dedicated servers, like many other elements of cloud computing, can move along at a startling pace. And so with the new year upon us, now seems like an apt time to look ahead at 2020 and predict which trends could come to the fore in the market for dedicated servers. Read them below...! Security first While cybersecurity has always been a priority for hosting providers, in 2020 we could see security impact even more on dedicated servers. That's...

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Could your business benefit from an unmetered dedicated server?

When you first launched your business or online company, you most likely opted for a shared hosting service to lower your operational costs. Now, as your business continues to grow, you may be considering a dedicated server but are unsure which kind of dedicated server is right for you. Below we explore everything you need to know about an unmetered dedicated server to see if it is the right fit for your business. Why use a dedicated server? With a dedicated...

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How can moving to a dedicated server in 2020 help your business flourish?

As we move further towards the end of 2019, many businesses will naturally be planning ahead for the new year. Strategically mapping out how you will expand and grow in 2020 is key to ensuring this happens in a sensible way. One area that you could look at is your IT set-up and your server hosting options. Many British companies now have made the switch to using UK dedicated servers for their hosting needs. But why is this and...

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Selling in the UK? You need UK dedicated servers

If you’re an eCommerce business that sells in the UK, then you need to be using UK dedicated servers for your website. There is no parallel to the speed and the power that they can offer you. However, what are the major benefits you can realise with UK dedicated servers? Here are some of the top benefits. 1. Better user experience User experience is everything for eCommerce businesses. If a visitor to your site can’t load pages quickly, then they’re going...

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Opening of new PoPs in Amsterdam, NL and Frankfurt, DE

The innovative cloud hosting firm, Clouvider, has announced today that it is opening two new locations in Amsterdam and Frankfurt. Over the years, the company has made a name for itself as a reliable provider of IT power and infrastructure for firms across the UK. The company has five other datacentre locations that have formed the core of its competitive MPLS network up until now. This expansion into Europe marks the beginning of Clouvider's ambitions to bring their high-quality...

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