Web Hosting

A web hosting service is a type of hosting service where individuals and companies can store their websites to make them available for website visitors on the internet. Webhosting companies are organizations that provide computing resources (CPU power, storage, internet connectivity and for example backup/restore procedures) to individuals and companies. In this category you find our news articles about Web Hosting.

101domain Adds Cloudflare Solutions to Its Portfolio

ICANN accredited domain registrar, 101domain, has announced a partnership with Cloudflare. 101domain will now offer Cloudflare’s portfolio of website and infrastructure security solutions - to cover the needs of SMBs and enterprise-level clients including ecommerce and financial institutions.

HostPapa Acquires Canadian Web Hosting Company Mezzohost

HostPapa, headquartered in Burlington, Ontario, Canada, has acquired yet another web hosting brand, Mezzohost. Founded in 2009 in Canada, Vancouver, Mezzohost positioned itself as a viable alternative for affordable web hosting and online solutions.

GoDaddy Reports $780.4 Million Revenue in 2019, Up 13 Percent

Web hosting provider GoGaddy, a provider of web hosting services for small businesses across the globe, has reported total revenue of $780.4 million, up 12.2% year over year, or 13.0% on a constant currency basis.

Expert Blog: ICANN Allows .COM Price Increases, Gets More Money

On January 3, 2020, ICANN announced significant changes to the contract it has with Verisign, Inc. to operate the top-level domain .COM. ICANN and Verisign made these changes in secret, without consulting or incorporating feedback from the ICANN community or Internet users. Read the blog by Richard Kirkendall, CEO of Namecheap.

European Web Hosting Provider one.com acquires SYSE

one.com, a large European provider of web hosting services and domain names to a combination of private customers, SMEs and SOHOs, has acquired Norwegian web hosting provider SYSE for an undisclosed consideration. The acquisition of SYSE represents the second acquisition one.com has made in Norway following the acquisition of Digital Garden in September 2019.

Hosting Provider IONOS Adds SiteLock Cybersecurity Solutions to Portfolio

Cybersecurity solutions provider SiteLock will become the preferred website security provider for IONOS, one of the largest hosting providers in Europe serving 8 million customers and 12 million domains. IONOS will add SiteLock's customized risk score to its portfolio in addition to the company’s other website security solutions.

Dropsuite Cloud Platform Integrates with Plesk

Dropsuite (ASX:DSE), the cloud data backup and archiving platform for businesses, has integrated its Dropsuite cloud platform with WebOps platform, Plesk. This will make Dropsuite’s its Cloud Website Backup product available for purchase and provisioning in all major international markets.

Web Hosting Provider Sitebytes Acquired by RealHosting

Dutch web hosting provider Sitebytes has been acquired by RealHosting, a company that is part of Total Webhosting Solutions. TWS has acquired various web hosting brands across Europe lately.

VeriSign: Internet Grows to 359.8M Domain Name Registrations in Q3 2019

The third quarter of 2019 closed with 359.8 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains (TLDs), according to global domain name registry services and internet infrastructure provider, Verisign.

SiteGround Moves from Static Cache to NGINX Direct Delivery

SiteGround, a large web hosting provider with solutions including WordPress hosting and WooCommerce hosting, has replaced Static Cache with a new NGINX Direct Delivery.

Domain Registrar NameSilo Partners with NuSEC to Provide Premium DNS Service

NameSilo Technologies, one of the world’s fastest growing domain registrars, has partnered with NuSEC to offer a new domain name resolution service. This new service would resolve their customer’s DNS requests through a worldwide network of redundant DNS servers - for a “safer, smarter and faster” Internet experience.