Offshore Hosting Benefits

Offshore Hosting Benefits: DMCA, VPS, & Dedicated Servers

I’ve had several web hosting experiences over the last decade. Some good. Others bad. A few of them, ugly. In this post, I’ll share my journey on how I arrived at selecting an offshore dedicated server along with some offshore hosting benefits. Offshore DMCA Ignored Hosting It’s not fun to receive this notice from a hosting company: “Your hosting plan has been suspended due to a DMCA complaint.” The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) is a United States copyright law that gives hosting companies in the United States the authority to shut down your website for the smallest of DMCARead More

DMCA Ignored Hosting - VPS & Dedicated

Our DMCA Policy | Can Hosting Companies Ignore DMCA?

The DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyrights Act) put in place a series of copyright laws effective in both the United States as well as the WIPO (World International Property Organization). As the DMCA can be challenging to interpret and is often exploited to bring down legitimate websites, we have included a short explanation about copyright laws relevant to the hosting world and a brief review of Maple Hosting’s policies on this matter (for our VPS Hosting and Dedicated Server Hosting).