Managed Hosting News

Archive: 2011-10


 Monday, 31st October 2011, 17:20:00

SeeSaw streaming service closes down

SeeSaw streaming service closes down

The UK streaming TV service SeeSaw has ceased operations after struggling to compete with rivals..

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Monday, 31st October 2011, 17:11:37

Online marketing: Most businesses 'are aware of social media benefits'

Online marketing: Most businesses 'are aware of social media benefits'

An expert has highlighted the importance for firms to use social media to their advantage as part of an online marketing strategy.

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


 Monday, 31st October 2011, 16:09:26

Rise in cyber attacks on government 'is disturbing'

Rise in cyber attacks on government 'is disturbing'

An intelligence expert has noted a disturbing rise in attempted attacks on government databases.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Monday, 31st October 2011, 15:58:56

Amazon expands video streaming library

Amazon expands video streaming library

Amazon has added more content to its Amazon Prime video streaming service.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Monday, 31st October 2011, 15:57:55

Mobile security software sales grow after smartphone hacking rises

Mobile security software sales grow after smartphone hacking rises

An increasing number of people are looking to carry out safety measures to protect their smartphones from cybercrime..

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Monday, 31st October 2011, 14:46:07

Sussex police launches 'day in the life' video stream

Sussex police launches 'day in the life' video stream

Thousands of internet users have logged on to watch a new video streaming feature carried out by Sussex Police.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Friday, 28th October 2011, 14:10:48

Star launches 'additional layer of security for firms'

Star launches 'additional layer of security for firms'

Star has released a new layer of security for firms using its unified communications services.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Friday, 28th October 2011, 12:21:22

Ecommerce popularity continues to grow

Ecommerce popularity continues to grow

The popularity of ecommerce is continuing on an upward spiral among UK consumers.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Thursday, 27th October 2011, 12:53:00

Brits 'watch 240 million hours of video streaming per month'

Brits 'watch 240 million hours of video streaming per month'

New figures have revealed that UK consumers spend 240 million hours watching video streaming content every month.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Wednesday, 26th October 2011, 13:22:52

Research and customer knowledge 'are vital for online marketing'

Research and customer knowledge 'are vital for online marketing'

Companies need to carry out research and acquire customer knowledge to deliver an effective online marketing strategy.

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


 Tuesday, 25th October 2011, 15:39:37

Three-quarters of mobile broadband providers offer speeds of above 1 Mbps

Three-quarters of mobile broadband providers offer speeds of above 1 Mbps

New research from Akamai Technologies has revealed the average connection speed of the majority of mobile broadband providers.

categories:  |  Managed Hosting  |  


 Tuesday, 25th October 2011, 15:32:58

Ecommerce brands 'require good customer relationships'

Ecommerce brands 'require good customer relationships'

An expert has highlighted the importance of customer relationships for online retailers.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Monday, 24th October 2011, 11:47:29

Confidence in mobile sales begins to rise

Confidence in mobile sales begins to rise

An increasing number of people are using their mobile devices to purchase items.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Friday, 21st October 2011, 16:28:51

Cisco to expand streaming media offering with BNI Video acquisition

Cisco to expand streaming media offering with BNI Video acquisition

Cisco has acquired privately-owned technology firm BNI Video.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Thursday, 20th October 2011, 15:09:31

Ecommerce: Online sales market 'solid in September'

Ecommerce: Online sales market 'solid in September'

Ecommerce businesses have continued to thrive during September with shoppers purchasing cheaper treats over the internet.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Wednesday, 19th October 2011, 11:16:43

Customers 'are not confident about data protection'

Customers 'are not confident about data protection'

A growing number of consumers have expressed concern that they do not feel confident with how well private data is looked after..

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Tuesday, 18th October 2011, 15:26:07

BBC iPlayer 'enjoying growing requests through tablets and newer devices'

BBC iPlayer 'enjoying growing requests through tablets and newer devices'

The popularity of media tablets and newer devices have resulted in growing requests for BBC iPlayer.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Tuesday, 18th October 2011, 15:15:44

Online retail searches continue to rise

Online retail searches continue to rise

Searches for online retailers have continued to rise during the third quarter of the year.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Monday, 17th October 2011, 11:59:04

Online marketing: Social media 'is a great advertising method'

Online marketing: Social media 'is a great advertising method'

An expert has highlighted how social media can help companies.

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


 Friday, 14th October 2011, 12:09:02

Businesses 'can take steps to improve data security'

Businesses 'can take steps to improve data security'

An expert has advised businesses to take action to protect their data from cybercrime.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Thursday, 13th October 2011, 15:26:16

Ecommerce growth opportunities 'are huge'

Ecommerce growth opportunities 'are huge'

Ecommerce businesses could be set for a successful future after experts suggested there were many opportunities for growth.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Thursday, 13th October 2011, 13:35:03

Gulf Air launches live video streaming service

Gulf Air launches live video streaming service

Carrier Gulf Air has announced the launch of its new live television service.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Wednesday, 12th October 2011, 15:33:56

Sainsbury's acquires Global Media Vault to develop video streaming

Sainsbury's acquires Global Media Vault to develop video streaming

Supermarket chain Sainsburys has purchased Global Media Vault for its transition into the online media market.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Wednesday, 12th October 2011, 10:55:34

Single ecommerce law 'good for customers and retailers'

Single ecommerce law 'good for customers and retailers'

The British Retail Consortium has supported proposals to introduce a single online shopping law across Europe.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 11th October 2011, 16:07:46

SLA 'is increasingly important in cloud adoption'

SLA 'is increasingly important in cloud adoption'

Awareness of the terms of an SLA is vital for companies adopting hosted cloud services.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Tuesday, 11th October 2011, 11:38:27

Ecommerce: Amazon voted number one for customer service

Ecommerce: Amazon voted number one for customer service

Amazon saw off competition from a number of brands to be named the best provider of customer service.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Monday, 10th October 2011, 11:52:55

Cloud computing 'removes technology headaches for businesses'

Cloud computing 'removes technology headaches for businesses'

An expert has illustrated the numerous benefits of using cloud computing.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Friday, 7th October 2011, 16:57:01

Mobile payments for physical items set to soar by 2015

Mobile payments for physical items set to soar by 2015

Juniper Research has predicted a significant rise in the number of people purchasing physical items using mobile broadband capabilities..

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Friday, 7th October 2011, 11:51:58

ICM Registry announces record price for .XXX domain

ICM Registry announces record price for .XXX domain

A new domain name has been sold at a record selling price as part of a Landrush sale..

categories:  |  Domain Names  |  


 Thursday, 6th October 2011, 17:17:48

Online marketing: Internet advertising soars in first half of 2011

Online marketing: Internet advertising soars in first half of 2011

The popularity of internet advertising has seen a significant increase during the first half of the year.

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


 Thursday, 6th October 2011, 11:19:02

Domain name renewal could lead to prizes for .uk users

Domain name renewal could lead to prizes for .uk users

UK businesses could see themselves winning a host of prizes after renewing their domain name..

categories:  |  Domain Names  |  


 Wednesday, 5th October 2011, 15:32:41

Cloud services adoption 'will become circumstantial'

Cloud services adoption 'will become circumstantial'

More companies will adopt cloud services in a more circumstantial manner to suit their needs in the coming years.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Wednesday, 5th October 2011, 13:34:10

Hosted cloud services investment set to rise

Hosted cloud services investment set to rise

An increasing number of firms are set to invest money in cloud services in the next 12 months.

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Wednesday, 5th October 2011, 11:31:51

Tesco launches international online clothing delivery

Tesco launches international online clothing delivery

Tesco has announced that it will now deliver online clothing purchases to countries within the EU.

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Tuesday, 4th October 2011, 16:47:14

Facebook and Websense join forces in security shake-up

Facebook and Websense join forces in security shake-up

Social network users will be provided with increased protection from online security threats while using Facebook.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Tuesday, 4th October 2011, 12:02:03

Business managers 'believe security is stronger than in reality'

Business managers 'believe security is stronger than in reality'

McAfee has released the results from a new survey that reveal some common business conceptions among business managers regarding security threats.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Monday, 3rd October 2011, 14:00:54

Video streaming popularity reaches all-time high

Video streaming popularity reaches all-time high

The popularity of video streaming continues to increase as PlusNet reveals recent news regarding the service.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Monday, 3rd October 2011, 12:48:52

Facebook 'leads the way for online marketing'

Facebook 'leads the way for online marketing'

Social networking website Facebook leads the way for companies looking to improve their online marketing strategies, it has been suggested..

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


CALL: 0808 180 1880

or just email our Sales Team if you have any questions about any of Hostway’s services.


News Categories:

Read the latest headlines from these selected categories...


News Archives:

Previous headlines...

* All prices exclude VAT where applicable. All plans, packages and offers are subject to terms and conditions of sale available on the site.

© Hostway Corporation. All rights reserved.

A global web hosting leader, Hostway has strategic locations in the United States and Europe, including the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Romania and Germany, as well as Korea, India, and Australia.