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UK Web Host Memset Prepares For World IPv6 Day

June 2, 2011 by · Comments Off on UK Web Host Memset Prepares For World IPv6 Day 

Webmaster ToolboxSurrey, UK – Memset announced that it will join leaders from across the industry to participate in “World IPv6 Day” on June 8th 2011. The event, which is sponsored by the Internet Society (ISOC), is designed to provide a global “test flight” of IPv6 capabilities bringing together major web providers, network operators, and ISPs to enable end-to-end IPv6 capabilities on major websites for 24 hours.

Memset who have already deployed IPv6 across their internal servers and own network, are rolling out a beta trial of their IPv6 network on June 1st.  Those signed up to the beta trial will be able to join and take part in World IPv6 Day. Read more

British Data Centres Slow To Adopt the EU Code of Conduct

November 2, 2009 by · Comments Off on British Data Centres Slow To Adopt the EU Code of Conduct 

Webmaster News Surrey, UK – Dedicated server & managed hosting provider, Memset, already the UK’s first carbon-neutral ISP, has today become the first Web hosting company in Britain to sign up to the European Code of Conduct on Data Centre Efficiency.

Kate Craig-Wood, Managing Director of Memset said: “The Code provides businesses with a sensible, practical and easily applicable set of best practices to improve efficiencies, minimising the environmental impact of data centre operations as well as having beneficial effect on the bottom line. To see so few organisations embracing and applying the Code of Conduct is disappointing, even a little odd given that it is simple, free and helps them save money!”

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Memset Secures Environmental & Security ISO Certification

October 19, 2009 by · Comments Off on Memset Secures Environmental & Security ISO Certification 

Hosting Tools Guildford, Surrey – Memset, the UK’s Best Web Host according to PC Pro readers, today announced it has obtained ISO27001 accreditation from the British Accreditation Bureau (BAB). ISO27001 is the internationally recognised standard for Information Security Management (ISMS). Memset is one of the first providers of hosting solutions to achieve this certification.

ISO27001 is an internationally recognised standard that identifies, manages and minimises the range of threats to which information is regularly subjected. Despite the fact that data security scare stories now regularly fill the headlines, less than 6,000 organisations worldwide have achieved the accreditation. As part of the process, BAB performed comprehensive on-site assessments, examining Memset’s documented procedures, and audited its staff and overall operations.

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Memset Recognised As An Environmental Innovator at the National eWell-Being Awards

July 8, 2009 by · Comments Off on Memset Recognised As An Environmental Innovator at the National eWell-Being Awards 

Web Hosting ToolsGuildford, Surrey – Memset, the award-winning dedicated Web & IT hosting provider has been recognised for their ongoing commitment to environmental innovation at The National eWell-Being Awards.

The awards, conceived by the charity UK CEED and sponsored by BT and Unison, are now in their 7th year. The prestigious awards ceremony, held at the Royal Society of Arts in London, showcased the innovative application of Information Communication Technology by 33 finalists across the Award’s 9 categories.

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Inside Memset’s Virtualisation Strategy

May 18, 2009 by · Comments Off on Inside Memset’s Virtualisation Strategy 

Webmaster ToolsGuildford, Surrey, UK – IT hosting company, Memset has today unveiled their Miniserver architecture, which not only challenges conventional vendor-led wisdom on how virtualisation should be done, but also makes their cloud service one of the cheapest available.

Since launching the UK’s first virtual dedicated server system in 2002, Memset have constantly investigated the new virtualisation technologies, combined them with the steady advances that Intel and AMD have made available, and have crafted them into a more secure, faster and better version of their Miniserver VM product. Read more

Recession Continuing To Drive IT Outsourcing

April 14, 2009 by · Comments Off on Recession Continuing To Drive IT Outsourcing 

Web Hosting ToolsGuildford, Surrey, UK – Memset, the award-winning dedicated Web & IT hosting provider says the recession is continuing to drive IT outsourcing as businesses are having to tighten their belts and operate more efficiently at a time when corporate IT budgets are under close scrutiny.

By outsourcing IT functions to a managed hosting / utility computing provider like Amazon, Memset or Rackspace from whom you can rent anything from a virtual machine to a fully disaster-resilient server cluster, without up-front costs and with short-term contracts (a first step towards utility computing), businesses are able to avoid capital expenditure and save money. Read more

Memset Awarded UK Most Reliable Host

February 18, 2009 by · Comments Off on Memset Awarded UK Most Reliable Host 

Webmaster NewsSurrey, UK – Memset, the award-winning dedicated IT hosting provider has been placed in the Top 10 most reliable hosting providers worldwide, a list void of other UK hosts, according to an independent survey by Internet analysts, Netcraft.

Netcraft, which began analysing Internet technology in 1995, publishes an independent, unbiased monthly survey of web hosting companies. It is the oldest and most respected web survey in the industry. In December 2008, Memset was placed in the top 10 for reliability placing it ahead of industry giants as Rackspace, WebFusion and others. Read more

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