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As of January 2021, there were 4.66 billion active internet users (1) around the world – 59.5 per cent of the global population. This means, more than half of the world’s population is online. From buying products and services online to enrolling in online education courses, the internet has become an indispensable part of our lives. It is a boon for eCommerce sellers and other businesses who can contact their customers easily anytime and promote their products seamlessly by creating an online presence. One of the many reasons why there are over 1.5 billion websites (2) on the world wide web today. The growing importance of online presence drives the demand for web hosting services. This is a golden opportunity for web hosting providers. But to make full use of this opportunity, it is important to stay on top of web hosting trends. To help you with that, we came up with the top 7 web hosting trends in 2021 that you must bookmark now. Top 7 web hosting trends in 2021 1. The future is…
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SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fastly, Inc. (NYSE: FSLY), provider of an edge cloud platform, will release financial results for the first quarter of 2021 after market close on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. Fastly will issue a press release notifying once its quarterly shareholder letter has been posted on its Investor Relations website at https://investors.fastly.com. Fastly will host a conference call to discuss its results at 2:00 p.m. PT / 5:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. The call can be accessed by dialing (833) 968-2077 (U.S./Canada) or (236) 714-2139 (International) with conference ID 2979196. A live webcast of the call will be available at https://investors.fastly.com. About Fastly Fastly helps people stay better connected with the things they love. Fastly’s edge cloud platform enables customers to create great digital experiences quickly, securely, and reliably by processing, serving, and securing our customers’ applications as close to their end-users as possible…
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OVHcloud’s Virtual Private Servers (VPS) are designed to address a wide range of infrastructure needs for small businesses, startups and larger enterprise customers Powered by Intel next-generation architecture, OVHcloud VPS offer the perfect solution for developers, IT professionals, and gamers RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#DataCenters–OVHcloud® U.S., a leading global cloud provider, today expanded the availability of its VPS for the U.S. market by adding services in its Hillsboro, Oregon, data center. OVHcloud VPS solutions offer powerful performance to support a wide range of users from enterprise companies to ambitious startups. VPS solutions provide both individual and enterprise OVHcloud U.S. customers with a perfect compromise between shared hosting plans and physical servers without customers having to directly manage any physical hardware. With four product offerings, including Value, Essential, Comfort and Elite, OVHcloud’s portfolio of VPS solutions is…
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Recent Activities A recent data breach exposed a portion of the 10 Cr user metadata on the dark web. The respective payment process company that processes payments for large enterprises and others reported that they have first detected an unauthorized attempt on servers on 18th August 2020 which was terminated when in progress. No card numbers, financial credentials, or transaction data were compromised at that time. As per recent reports, the data that was leaked on the dark web included non-anonymized names, phone numbers, and email addresses. Causes and Impact In the month of August 2020, due to unauthorized access (through expired old access key) a portion of users meta data (non-anonymised) got leaked. As per official reports, intrusion was traced immediately, and asset used in the hack was terminated. This signifies the importance of access control and management of digital assets (creation, updation and timely deletion on the completion) About 3.5 Cr records with masked card…
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There are several factors to consider when choosing the perfect web hosting provider for your website. If you want users to visit your website, it will need to be securely hosted on the web. The best hosting providers offer a combination of speed, security, and functionality. Unfortunately, choosing the best hosting service can be challenging, especially if you are building a website for the very first time. To help you make the best choices, we have outlined the key steps to choose a hosting provider for your website. Decide the type of hosting you require First, take a moment to consider what you are looking to receive from your web hosting provider. Often, shared hosting is an excellent tool for small to medium sites. These solutions host several clients and websites onto the same server. On the other hand, virtual private servers, or VPS hosting delivers higher standards of flexibility to rapidly-growing sites. If your business website requires maximum security and server…
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In this multi-part series we will take you through the architecture of a Data Lake. We can explore data lake architecture across three dimensions Part I – Storage and Data Processing Introduction Physical Storage Data Processing ETL/ELT Data Lake Storage And Data Processing In today’s dynamic business environment, new data consumption requirements and use cases emerge extremely rapidly. By the time a requirements document is prepared to reflect requested changes to data stores or schemas, users have often moved on to a new set of schema changes. In contrast, the entire philosophy of a data lake revolves around being ready for an unknown use case. When the source data is in one central lake, with no single controlling structure or schema embedded within it, supporting a new additional use case is a much more straightforward exercise. Data Lake architecture is all about storing large amounts of data which can be structured, semi-structured or unstructured, e.g. web server logs, RDBMS…
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