The use of cloud services by Australian consumers and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) increased 11 percent in 2013 over 2012, according to a report released by the Australian Communications and Media Authority on Tuesday.
(The Hosting News) – Integrated B2B and Consumer PR consultancy, PR Agency One has been appointed by UK website hosting company 34SP.com to lead its comprehensive PR programme to expand its brand in the UK and promote its full suite of leading hosting service solutions. PR Agency One will provide 34SP.com with a full range of traditional and SEO PR, including press office activity, creative campaign support and social. As well as raising the profile of 34SP.com, the aim of the PR campaign will be to ensure continued growth and ultimately increase enquires and sales via its website.
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(The Hosting News) – (mt) Media Temple, a Los Angeles-based company offering premium web hosting and cloud services, today announced it has launched Managed Hosting, a best-in-class managed hosting service, fully managed by the web’s best technical support team, Media Temple’s own CloudTech. The company’s new managed hosting service brings peace of mind to web designers, creatives and digital innovators of all stripes by managing all their hosting needs 24/7/365 so they can focus on managing their business.
In addition to Media Temple’s award-winning premium support team, CloudTech, proactively monitoring, optimizing and protecting their servers day and night, Managed Hosting users … More Details >>
(The Hosting News) – A British man has been charged with breaking into the U.S. Federal Reserve’s server in New York where he stole and publicly posted private information, CNN reports.
The hacker, Lauri Love, infiltrated the Reserve’s computers by exploiting a vulnerability in the database, in which he could face a maximum sentence of 12 years for computer hacking and aggravated identity theft.
He also been accused of going after NASA, the Army, Health and Human Services, the Environmental Protection Agency, and Missile Defense Agency, among other U.S. government agencies.
According to New Jersey prosecutors, Love’s attacks “resulted in millions of dollars … More Details >>
Veghel, Netherlands – Minkels, a global supplier of energy-efficient data center solutions and part of the publicly traded company Legrand (NYSE Euronext Paris: LR), has launched a new solution within its VariconPower
(The Hosting News) – Today, Microsoft announced the global availability of its re-branded cloud service, OneDrive, followed by some incentives for customers.
New features have been added for customers who use the cloud service, such as the ability to easily share and view videos and automatic camera backup for Android, says OneDrive’s blog.
As a way to bring in new customers, Microsoft is giving up to 5 GB of additional storage for users whose friends accept an invitation to OneDrive, that’s up to 10 friends in 500 MB increments.
Additionally, 3 GB will be given to those who use the camera backup feature, … More Details >>