Top Launches Virtuozzo 4.6 VPS Hosting Plans and New York Data Center

May 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Webmaster ToolboxToronto, ON – The recently released Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.6 offers a number of noteworthy upgrades; with Disk I/O updates chief among them. This update allows to further enhance its Parallels Virtuozzo VPS plans with a new service, taking full advantage of the updated Virtuozzo platform in both its Toronto Data Center and new Rochester, New York Data Center.

Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.6 is one of the most powerful server virtualization platforms currently available. It replaces the traditional hypervisor with a virtual server operating system, giving users more control over the device and allowing to maximize the resources of its physical servers. Read more

SingTel and VMware Launch On-Demand Enterprise Hybrid Cloud Solution

April 5, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Hosting ReviewsSingapore – Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SingTel) and VMware today announced the launch of SingTel PowerON Compute enabled by VMware vCloud® Datacenter Services.

This ground-breaking enterprise hybrid cloud computing solution enables enterprises to upgrade their IT resources without the heavy cost and complexities of purchasing and managing additional servers and systems, thereby reducing operating costs by up to 73 per cent.  Companies will be able to seamlessly expand the resources of their private cloud infrastructure into PowerON Compute’s secure public cloud without the hassles of re-installing and re-configuring their software applications.  This means customers can fully utilise current IT infrastructure investments while benefiting from on-demand, pay-as-you-use, public cloud computing resources. Read more

SoftLayer Teams Up with Tech Wildcatters Incubator Program

March 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Hosting ToolboxDALLAS SoftLayer Technologies®, the innovation leader in Cloud, Dedicated, and Hybrid hosting, today announced a partnership with the Tech Wildcatters Incubator Program, a Dallas-based “microseed” fund and startup accelerator. SoftLayer will provide the program’s startup companies a $1,000 credit per month for 12 months for SoftLayer services (including cloud, dedicated, or hybrid solutions), a direct channel to SoftLayer thought leaders, and co-marketing activities including case studies, customer stories, press releases, and more.

“We’re extremely pleased to join in the work Tech Wildcatters is doing,” said George Karidis, Chief Strategy Officer for SoftLayer. “There is nothing more important to us than fostering the companies that will innovate all new applications and services, just as we have worked to transform our part of the technology industry. We look forward to watching the next Facebook and Google emerge and change everything all over again.”

Every spring and fall, Tech Wildcatters selects 8-10 new technology companies to attend a 12-week “bootcamp,” and provides them with up to $25,000 in funding and an opportunity to present to angel investors, venture capitalists, and corporate development teams. The program focuses on delivering exceptional mentorship, leveraging an impressive roster of successful entrepreneurs committed to providing guidance, and insight across all aspects of technology and business.

“Tech Wildcatters is proud to partner with SoftLayer to bring our 2011 spring class best-in-class connectivity and cloud services,” said Gabriella Draney, Co-founder and Managing Partner of Tech Wildcatters. “After a very successful inaugural year in 2010, Tech Wildcatters decided to take its program even further by calling on SoftLayer because of their fully-automated solutions that empower companies no matter the size with complete access, control, security, and scalability that they need to scale. SoftLayer, like Tech Wildcatters, has the ability to take companies to the next level of success with knowledge, expertise, and power.” Read more

KnownHost Reaches VPS Milestone

February 27, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Hosting BlogLeland, NC – KnownHost LLC announced today that it has built its 11,111th VPS (virtual private server), marking the company’s commitment to service, technology and value since its founding in 2005.

The announcement closely follows a major upgrade to all of its VPS and Hybrid Servers, including increased memory, more disk space and higher bandwidth. Many customers are enjoying the increased resources for the same investment, providing better performance and the ability to grow. The firm also doubled the bandwidth on all existing Dedicated Servers. Read more Launches Parallels Website Builder For SMEs

June 18, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

ZipServersWebsite ToolsDALLAS, TX ZipServers, Inc., provider of Managed Dedicated Servers, VPS solutions and the OnePlan Shared Hosting announced today it launched the new version of Parallels Website Builder. The browser-based website creation and editing application enables small to medium sized businesses the opportunity to create and publish professional websites at zero cost to their hosting plan.

“We are extremely excited about this software integration”, says Charles Nix Vice President of Sales for “It’s providing a simple and cost effective solution for those customers who are in the process of establishing a web presence”.

The Parallels Website Builder provides users with over 500 quality templates and an easy to use five-step wizard. In addition, the new modules intergrated into version 4.5 make Website Builder even more powerful and flexible. The modules included are: Blog, Image Gallery, Guestbook, eShop, SitePal, Forum, Feedback, Registration, RSS Reader, Voting, Script, Area Map, File Download, SiteMap, External Page, and Flash Intro.

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