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Benefits of Offshore VPS Hosting

What are the Benefits of Using an Offshore VPS?

The United States almost ranks in the top ten countries in the world for the quality of its infrastructure but it just missed the list, ranking at number 11. Internet and communication networks are part of that infrastructure. The quality and speed of the network connection are only some of the reasons to consider an offshore VPS. Let’s look at several benefits of offshore hosting. What is Offshore VPS Hosting? An “offshore” server means the server is located in a different country than your business operates. For example, Maple-Hosting offers Netherlands-based VPS hosting plans to clients in over 20 countriesRead More

Your Guide to setting up a video streaming server

Your Guide To Setting Up A Video Streaming Server

Allow your customers to watch your videos easily with a streaming server. Here’s how you can set one up.

What is bandwidth and how much bandwidth do you need to have?

What Does Bandwidth Mean, And How Much Does Your Server Need?

A slow website is one of the quickest ways to miss out on leads or lose buyers. Customers are getting more and more intolerant of slow websites and will click away within a few seconds if your site is still loading. Even if your web server contains the latest components, plenty of fast storage, and lots of memory, your site will still be slow if you don’t have enough bandwidth to support the amount of traffic you’re getting. So what does bandwidth mean? Let’s take a look. Bandwidth vs Data Transfer Bandwidth can mean different things, depending on the context,Read More

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7 Reasons Why Your Business Needs Managed Servers

Keeping your web server up to date is important but there are a lot of things to stay on top of. For example, updating PHP can help with security and performance but do you know how to make that change? Running a web server can be challenging for anyone who isn’t an expert. Let’s look at how a managed server can help make your website faster, more secure, and a better experience for your site’s visitors. What Are Fully Managed Servers? When a server is “fully managed” it means the hosting company looks after many of the technical parts ofRead More

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How to Choose the Right Specifications for Your Web Server

Picking the right server specifications can be quite challenging. Especially since you’ve got about 15 seconds to capture the attention of your website visitors. Over half of them will click away if you don’t hook them by then. If the page they’re landing on takes too long to load, they may not even see most of it before they’re gone. Your choice of a web server can make or break your site’s success. Let’s look at how to choose the right server specifications to power your website today and as it grows. Types of Web Servers to Consider There areRead More