How managed servers accelerate business development

Managed servers make companies more efficient by providing a customized, flexible, and scalable source of on-demand IT support. From intranet applications to customer-facing online stores, speed is key to success. Managed servers are a stable foundation upon which an organization can grow rapidly, and a continuous source of support when business models kick into overdrive. Whether a company is an early stage start-up or a well established entity launching a new initiative, the capabilities of managed servers can help drive business development to the next level. Read more

ZeroLag protects clients from Shellshock bug

Recently disclosed Shellshock bug renders Linux servers vulnerable to attack

LOS ANGELES, October 3, 2014 — ZeroLag Communications, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise-class managed hosting solutions for web sites and web applications, recently implemented server security patches designed to thwart the Shellshock bug. Read more

How to find the best web hosting for your company

Three factors to weigh when looking for the best web hosting for your business

Finding the best web hosting service for your company’s Internet presence can be a difficult task. It’s also one that it is often overlooked, as many small businesses direct intense focus on creating an engaging and aesthetically pleasing website, and assign a much lower priority to choosing the best web hosting. But this strategy can sabotage a company’s success, as even an impeccably designed web site will turn off potential customers if it performs slowly and/or isn’t reliable. Read more

Dedicated managed servers defend against cyber threats

Complexity of cyber security underscores value of dedicated managed servers

Dedicated managed servers are one of the best defenses against cyber threats, which will grow more sophisticated in 2015 and beyond. Providing optimal cyber security across the enterprise is a challenging task for in-house IT under the best of circumstances. It’s a 24/7 job that puts IT professionals in the unenviable position of constantly trying to stay ahead of a sharpening curve. Along with infrastructure management, enhanced security capabilities is one of the best reasons to invest in dedicated managed servers. A top web hosting provider can offer both physical security measures and sophisticated cyber threat prevention and neutralization techniques to effectively safeguard sensitive data and mission-critical applications. Read more

How managed server hosting helps financial services firms

Changing digital business landscape spurs shift to managed server hosting

Managed server hosting represents a sound investment for financial services firms as they look for ways to manage costs and risks. While companies in the finance sector have long relied on in-house data center facilities, new technologies, an information explosion and security concerns compel them to continually update their IT strategies. Simply building on to current infrastructure in the traditional model is rapidly becoming prohibitively costly. Read more