Parallels Launches Plesk Panel 11 – Adds Over 80 Features and Improvements

June 27, 2012 by · Comments Off on Parallels Launches Plesk Panel 11 – Adds Over 80 Features and Improvements 

Web Hosting ToolboxRENTON, WA – Parallels, a global leader in hosting and cloud services enablement and desktop virtualization, today officially launched Parallels® Plesk® Panel® 11, the newest version of its market-leading hosting control panel software. The over 80 improvements in Parallels Plesk Panel 11 are based on customer feedback and Parallels’ vision for the hosting and cloud industries. New features include the latest Web technologies and faster performance in dedicated and virtualized environments, the addition of enhanced Web presence tools, and free priority support for hosters who select the premium Plesk Unlimited dedicated license.

“Parallels remains laser-focused on helping smaller and growing Web hosters and Web site designers drive more revenue and expand their businesses,” said Birger Steen, CEO of Parallels. “Parallels Plesk Panel 11 joins our unmatched investments in helping these players succeed and grow, including valuable expertise, best practices, marketing tools and other go-to-market resources that are available to our partners, including those who join our new Member level at Parallels PartnerNet.”

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Sidera and Sabey Collaborate to Connect Key Data Centers

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Web Hosting ToolboxNew York, NY – Sidera Networks, the premier provider of fiber optic-based network solutions, and Sabey Data Centers, one of the largest privately held data center owners, operators, and developers in the United States, announces a new collaboration and agreement to provide connectivity between Sabey’s properties in New York, Ashburn, and Seattle. Sidera will begin by offering connectivity in Sabey’s new Intergate.Manhattan data center at 375 Pearl Street—an impressive new facility providing over one million square feet of data center space.

“Sidera and Sabey Data Centers share a focus on building scalable, custom-built solutions for customers to meet their essential application requirements – whether related to primary network connectivity, cloud services, or back-up and recovery,” says Clint Heiden, President, Sidera Networks. “Our ability to deliver diverse, low-latency solutions throughout our footprint provides customers, especially in the financial services sector, with options between these locations that they have never had before.” Continued Heiden, “In addition, Sidera is in the process of extending its low latency network to Seattle, WA as a key gateway to Asia. When completed, this leg of our network will allow us to connect Sabey’s customers in Seattle directly to thousands of Sidera locations in the US and abroad.”

Read more Signs 10-Year Deal to Become Umbrella Sponsor of Renamed Tour

June 27, 2012 by · Comments Off on Signs 10-Year Deal to Become Umbrella Sponsor of Renamed Tour 

Web Hosting ToolboxPONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL – The PGA TOUR and (Nasdaq:WWWW), the leading provider of internet services and online marketing solutions for small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), today announced a 10-year agreement whereby the company becomes the umbrella sponsor of the newly named Tour.

Formerly known as the Nationwide Tour, the Tour will continue to identify and transition players who are ready to compete and win on the PGA TOUR. It currently awards PGA TOUR membership to the 25 leading money winners at the end of the season. Beginning in 2013, however, the importance of the Tour will further increase when the new qualifying structure for the PGA TOUR expands that number to 50.

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Codero Hosting Opening New State-of-the-Art Data Center Site in Ashburn, Va.

June 26, 2012 by · Comments Off on Codero Hosting Opening New State-of-the-Art Data Center Site in Ashburn, Va. 

Web Hosting ToolboxLENEXA, KANSAS — Codero Hosting (, a leading provider of dedicated, managed, and cloud hosting services, announced today that it will open a new data center location in Ashburn, Va.  This will be the company’s third U.S. site for its rapidly growing, worldwide customer base.
The new Ashburn data center is located in the Dulles Technology Corridor, home to many high-tech corporations and government agencies, where 60 percent of all Internet traffic passes through making it one of the most important technology hubs in the U.S. The new data center upholds the high quality standards that Codero’s other facilities are known for and features:

– SSAE 16 (SAS 70 Type II) certification
– 36″ raised floor space in a premium 71,000 sq. ft. facility
– Multiple Tier 1 bandwidth providers including AboveNet, XO and Level
– N+1 redundant Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) and redundant generator
– Advanced systems monitoring, 24×7 on-site security and biometric access
“Our growing dedicated and cloud hosting customer base require us to establish an East Coast location in order to better serve our clientele.  The new data center location in Virginia will enable us to provide superior support to large population centers such as Washington, D.C., New York, Boston and Philadelphia, and gets us closer to our many European customers in need of reliable, secure, and scalable U.S. hosting,” said Emil Sayegh, President and CEO of Codero Hosting. “This facility gives us the ability to build site redundancy in order to protect our customers against natural disasters.”

Codero is currently accepting pre-orders for hosting solutions in the Ashburn facility. New and existing customers are encouraged to pre-order to ensure they are online and running when the data center officially opens July 17th. Customers that submit an order for the new facility by July 16th will receive discounted pricing guaranteed for the entire life of the hosting solution. To pre-order, visit our Ashburn specials page. Read more

Cirrus Tech Deploys Parallels Plesk Panel 11 on VPS Plans

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Web Hosting ToolboxToronto, Ontario – Cirrus Tech Ltd., a Canadian web host specializing in shared, VPS and cloud hosting services, announces today its participation in the launch of Parallels Plesk Panel 11, the latest version of the industry leading web hosting control panel. From today, all Cirrus VM and VPS plans will include Plesk Panel 11. Users can benefit from new and improved features such as enhanced web server performance and upgraded security.

“As a Gold Partner of Parallels, I am happy to see that Cirrus Hosting is offering Parallels Plesk Panel 11 to their VPS customers on launch day,” said John Zanni, Vice President of Service Provider Alliances and Marketing, Parallels. “The numerous enhancements in Parallels Plesk Panel 11, including the new Web Presence Builder and accelerated web site performance capabilities, will appeal to Cirrus Hosting’s VPS customers regardless of their size or how fast they are growing.”

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Media Temple Upgrades Dedicated-Virtual Servers With Parallels Plesk Panel 11

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Web Hosting ToolboxLOS ANGELES, CA – (mt) Media Temple is pleased to announce the release of Parallels® Plesk Panel 11 for its (dv) Dedicated-Virtual Servers. Parallels Plesk Panel 11, the newest version of the industry’s leading hosting control panel, includes accelerated web site performance, enhanced web site performance and a new tool for optimizing existing web sites on mobile devices. With the addition of Parallels Plesk Panel 11, Media Temple’s (dv) product line continues to make a strong case as the best choice for businesses seeking a reliable hosting solution using the latest server and web site management innovations.

“We are thrilled to offer Parallels Plesk Panel 11 to our (dv) customers,” said Sara Hicks, VP of Product at (mt) Media Temple. “Our (dv) product is the most trusted managed VPS hosting product in the industry. It’s a powerful business hosting tool, and we’re proud to continue its evolution as a launch partner for the release of Parallels Plesk Panel 11.”

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Web Hosting Provider Named Top Pick Web Host

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Web Hosting ToolboxAkron, OH – Web hosting provider was named a Top Pick Web Host earlier this month by industry review site

“It’s gratifying to be recognized for all the hard work we’ve put into turning Brain Host into a brand people know and trust,” said Brain Host president Corey Hammond. “Our focus has always been on quality service and responsive support, so it’s nice to know we’re doing something right!”

Brain Host offers unlimited 24/7 customer support via phone and email, as well as comprehensive training resources designed to help consumers get the most out of their websites. Hosting packages include unlimited storage and bandwidth, free website builder with templates, the popular cPanel control panel, and more. provides unbiased, third-party reviews of web hosting providers in order to help consumers make informed buying decisions. rates web hosts based on a variety of factors, including secret shopper feedback, customer support, uptime, technology & hardware, and more. Read more

SpamExperts CTO Speaks at HostingCon

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Web Hosting ToolboxAmsterdam – Amsterdam based leading provider of e-mail security products, SpamExperts, is proud to announce the presentation of its CTO, Dreas van Donselaar, at HostingCon 2012 (Boston, 16th – 18th of July). Dreas is one of co-founders of SpamExperts and a well known presenter in the industry.

HostingCon is the largest annual conference and trade show for the hosting services industry in the US. SpamExperts, premium supplier of e-mail security services for webhosts, has been a traditional Gold sponsor and exhibitor at the event since 2009. Over the years, we have presented new features for our e-mail security products, listened to our customers and put it all together in order to enhance technical capabilities, maximize customers’ productivity and ensure top industry standards.

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GlobalSign, DigiCert, Comodo, and NGINX, Inc. improve Online Trust through Enhanced Certificate Revocation Checking

June 25, 2012 by · Comments Off on GlobalSign, DigiCert, Comodo, and NGINX, Inc. improve Online Trust through Enhanced Certificate Revocation Checking 

Web Hosting ToolboxBoston, MA — GlobalSign, DigiCert, Comodo, and NGINX announced a joint effort and a sponsored development contract, to enhance the NGINX open source Web server to support OCSP-stapling. This collaboration further advances the SSL ecosystem by improving the privacy, reliability and revocation checking for all websites using the NGINX web server — currently run by more than 25 percent of the top 1,000 websites, and by 70,000,000 websites on the Internet overall.

“The team at NGINX is delighted that GlobalSign, DigiCert, and Comodo support the OCSP stapling enhancement to the NGINX webserver,” said Igor Sysoev CTO and principal architect at NGINX, “We have been continuously working on enhancements to NGINX that increase performance, reliability and security. With improved SSL functionality we expect the vast majority of our customers to share our enthusiasm for increased safety on the Internet.”

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Go Daddy Targets India as a Priority Market for Its Global Expansion

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Web Hosting ToolboxNEW DELHI, India – Go Daddy, the world’s largest provider of Web hosting, domain name registrations and new SSL Certificates, today announced that India has been identified as a priority market for Go Daddy’s global expansion. To support its growth plans, Go Daddy has appointed Rajiv Sodhi as Managing Director of Go Daddy India. Sodhi is the first-ever international executive appointed by Go Daddy and will be based near New Delhi, India. Sodhi will be responsible for overseeing Go Daddy’s expansion into the India market and is already beginning the process of hiring a team.

“We knew we needed an experienced technologist, with a deep understanding of India’s culture and our Go Daddy brand of customer service. Rajiv’s 14 years of experience in the technology space brings all these qualities to our business, as well as his strategic view on how to help grow online businesses,” said Go Daddy CEO Warren Adelman. “Together, our vision is to expand our footprint in India, hire locally and serve customers in India with people who speak their language.”

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