The Hostway Blog

May the Fourth Be With You!

It's Star Wars Day, a special celebration of a galaxy far, far away. And you know we take it pretty seriously at Hostway. 

We work in a fast-paced environment where we always challenge ourselves...

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Encrypt or Be Hacked: Healthcare Information Security

It’s a fact. Hackers want healthcare information. They want it even more than they want credit card information. Due to the value of electronic protected health information (ePHI), healthcare has...

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Earth Day and the Impact of Hosting and Cloud Computing

Earth Day is upon us. This annual celebration began back in 1970, backed by participants 20 million strong and it has grown every year since then. All these years later, more than a billion people...
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What Is a Risk Assessment and Why Does It Matter?

At its most basic definition, a risk assessment is simply a standardized way to evaluate the potential risks of an activity or process. In the hosting industry, though, the need for a risk...
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Back Up Today, So You’re Not an April Fool Tomorrow!

In the tech industry, we’re always thinking about moving forward. But today is actually a day dedicated to backing up. March 31st is World Backup Day! Yes, there is such a day, and you can even...
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The Four Horsemen of the Hybrid Cloud Apocalypse

We're constantly on the lookout for articles and resources to keep ourselves and our customers up-to-date on the state of the cloud and IT industries. So when we ran across  The Four Horsemen of...
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SXSW Recap: Just as Innovative as the Hybrid Cloud

What do Mark Cuban, Willie Nelson, and a representative from the Vatican all have in common? They were all just at the 2017 South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, Texas and they're a group...
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Welcome to the Future: The Hybrid Cloud Saves Lives

March 21, 2017

It's a beautiful day in the year 2047. Your drone-delivered breakfast was on your doorstep on time. There was no turbulence as your self-flying car navigated the city. You even got a ton of work...

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Unchecked IoT Security and How to Protect Your Business

The internet of things (IoT) is hotter than ever and a constant topic in technology circles, meaning recent cybersecurity problems and their effect on critical internet services have thrown IoT...

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Security and Availability: The Hallmarks of a Trusted Enterprise Cloud

Enterprise Clouds Demand Enhanced Security and Availability,” a blog written by longtime and well-respected industry analyst, Jean Bozman, Vice President with Hurwitz & Associates, recently...

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