Archive for August, 2011

Improve your Bottom Line with a Dedicated Server Hosting Solution from WebECS

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

IT managers know too well how difficult it is to meet technical requirements, while keeping expenses within the limits of tight IT budgets. In order to save money, some IT managers choose to cut corners, which can have dire consequences on the functioning of the organization by reducing its capacity to generate revenue and incurring unexpected costs.

Web hosting is an especially sensitive area. The total cost of ownership (TCO) and the return on investment (ROI) for a hosting solution can be difficult to calculate. In their quest to cut costs, some managers opt for cheap hosting plans, only to later discover associated costs that send the TCO skyrocketing. WebECS has recently published an article on this theme, titled Experience Real Savings with a Dedicated Server Hosting Solution, explaining how dedicated servers can help organizations cut costs in the long term. The paper goes through the indirect costs of web hosting and explains how a dedicated server can reduce indirect costs and provide a better ROI than cheaper solutions.


Experience Real Savings with a Dedicated Server Hosting Solution

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

Businesses of all sizes, from up-and-coming startups to the most prestigious corporations, demand superior hosting solutions that can provide maximum availability and performance. Having a reliable, professional-looking internet presence is an absolute must in today’s competitive economy and no business can afford to jeopardize its image by relying on subpar hosting services. One solution that meets the strenuous hosting requirements of the enterprise world is dedicated server hosting.

Dedicated server hosting is the ultimate hosting service, providing top performance and the flexibility required to function flawlessly in an unpredictable environment. But the recent economic downturn has left its mark on companies, and many businesses are reluctant to invest in a dedicated server hosting solution. Dedicated server hosting services are perceived as expensive. In fact, many IT managers prefer using lower-grade solutions such as shared hosting or virtual private servers, or even opt for in-house servers.

Dedicated servers are admittedly more expensive than other types of hosting, but there are more aspects to be considered besides the price of the solution. For example, downtime can have a massive effect on the revenues of e-commerce companies. That said, a dedicated server minimizes downtime, thus contributing to the revenue of the company. In the following article, we explore some of the ways in which a dedicated server host can save you money. First, let us go through some of the situations when an investment in a dedicated server is advised.


Step Up to the Next Level of Performance with a Dedicated Server Solution

Monday, August 15th, 2011

In an age when any website can become a viral sensation overnight, thanks to social media and social bookmarking sites such as StumbleUpon or Reddit, it is difficult to predict the evolution of a web property. Nevertheless, one thing is sure: when your website finally attracts the attention it deserves, your hosting solution should be able to cope with the growing traffic. Slow loading times and error messages can drive visitors away and reduce your ability to take advantage of your newfound popularity.

If you are looking for a hosting service that can deliver excellent performance 24/7, you should consider choosing a dedicated server hosting solution. Dedicated servers have the hardware resources needed to deal with large volumes of traffic. With a dedicated server, your website will stay available and responsive even during traffic spikes. In the following post, we analyze the benefits offered by dedicated hosting solutions, such as superior performance and reliability.


Move from a Physical to Virtual Server Infrastructure with Windows VDS Hosting Services

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011

Aside from being a popular hosting solution due to the support for Microsoft proprietary technologies it provides, Windows VDS hosting is best known for offering a well-balanced mix between cost-efficiency, flexibility, and control. Based on virtualization technology, Windows VDS servers are virtual machines with more power than shared or VPS server lines and lower costs than stand-alone Windows dedicated servers. With Windows VDS hosting you get a dedicated web hosting environment with your own guaranteed resources and direct access to the physical hardware. You have full control of your Windows VDS server and can install hardware, software, and applications of your choice and customize your hosting experience to your specific business needs.

Windows VDS hosting services provide a perfect balance between price and performance coupled with all the power, flexibility, and control you need to grow your business to the next level. If you are considering virtualization for your business and want to know more about Windows VDS hosting, WebECS’ recently published article Adapt your IT Infrastructure to Changing Business Needs with Windows VDS hosting Solutions, provides information on server virtualization and VDS hosting. The article discusses virtualization options, explains the reasons Windows is a popular platform for VDS hosting and explores the key benefits that are causing an increasing number of businesses to opt for Windows VDS hosting solutions.