OVHcloud opens local zone in Prague

OVHcloud, a leading European cloud provider, has inaugurated its first "Local Zone" public cloud in Prague. This strategic move is set to facilitate Polish businesses in their expansion into the Czech Republic, leveraging advanced edge computing technology to deploy cloud infrastructure in just a few weeks.

GoDaddy joins the elite: a milestone entry into the S&P 500

The S&P Dow Jones Indices announced that GoDaddy will be included in the S&P 500 index, effective before the opening of trading on June 24, 2024. This shift is part of the index's quarterly rebalancing, a process designed to ensure that the S&P 500 continues to represent the leading companies in the large-cap market.

Spaceship’s new initiative: listening to customer feedback for a better user experience

Here’s an in-depth look at how Spaceship’s customer-centric approach is not only fostering a collaborative environment but also paving the way for a more responsive and user-friendly platform.

Sharktech’s new DC boosts local connectivity

Sharktech, a prominent cloud hosting provider, recently unveiled its latest data center in Las Vegas. This strategic expansion aims to enhance network performance and address latency issues in the region by keeping local internet traffic within the area, rather than rerouting it through distant nodes like Los Angeles.

Hostinger’s rapid rise explained

Hostinger, a Lithuanian web hosting company, has recently made headlines with its rapid expansion and impressive growth metrics. With a 57% revenue increase, reaching €110.2 million in 2023, Hostinger has become the fifth largest web hosting company globally.

DotMusic delays the launch of its gTLD again

DotMusic, the organization responsible for the new global top-level domain (gTLD) .music, has once again delayed the launch date of its project. This time, the planned general availability date has been pushed back by more than three months—from June 25 to October 8.

InMotion hosting’s new data center

InMotion Hosting, has announced a major development with the launch of its new East Coast Data Center. Located at NTT Global Data Centers in Ashburn, VA, this next-generation facility underscores the company’s commitment to delivering enterprise-grade infrastructure, aimed at enhancing the speed, reliability, and support of their services.

What will be the impact of AI to the web hosting industry?

The latest episode of Konrad's Corner Podcast has featured Christian Jaeger, CEO of WHD Event GmbH. He talks about the renaming of World Hosting Days to CloudFest, the company's current ownership structure, growth plans, the future of the hosting market, and the impact of artificial intelligence on the industry.

Elementor has launched its own hosting service. Will it break through against the competition?

Elementor, a popular website builder, is launching a new service – Elementor Hosting. This is a comprehensive hosting solution designed for WordPress users, offering managed hosting with a pre-installed Elementor plugin. In this article, we will take a closer look at this service, compare the available packages.

Unveiling ICANN new gTLD program

The first round, launched a decade ago, brought significant changes and learnings. Now, as ICANN prepares for the second round, we delve into past insights and future expectations, aiming to provide a comprehensive understanding for prospective applicants and industry observers.