Why your website can benefit from a redesign

Now that the economy is slowly starting back up, many businesses are finding the need for web design services to update their website. In these ever-changing times, you may find that some content on your website is no longer relevant, or you need to update product prices. Perhaps you need to redesign your store front […]

Installing Percona XtraDB 5.7 Cluster on Centos 7

In this tutorial, we will show you how we configured Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7 on Centos 7 server. This install will be taking advantage of the Percona repositories for Yum. For this build we will require 3 Centos 7 systems. In our case this was done using 3 virtual machines running on a local Lan, […]

Securing Proxmox and SSH using Fail2Ban

Out of the box Proxmox does not have any Brute Force protection in the same way as some other virtualisation technologies do. For example when using VMWare EXSi it will block the SSH port by default and when open add some strict rules on access. As such, for our proxmox servers we wanted to increase […]

How to use ASSP spam filter

In our search for an efficient, powerful spam filtering tool we’ve decided to trial The Anti-Spam SMTP Proxy (ASSP) Server for cPanel. Our research showed us that this spam filtering solution provides excellent protection for user email accounts, as well as a wide range of additional features – without adversely affecting server performance. We’ve used […]

CyberPanel – A Review

Web hosting has become more accessible than ever before with the introduction of control panels. Users can manage every aspect of their hosting account from one simple interface, and system administrators can also manage all users and services in an easy-to-use graphic control panel.  You may already be familiar with the industry standard control panels […]

How does a website work?

Much of our livelihoods, businesses, and infrastructure depends on using a website to survive. From online stores, to freelance professionals – many rely on the internet and their website to make a living. The internet has become an everyday utility that we all use, in one form or another. Now that it’s become simple to […]

How Hosted VOIP Systems Can Help You During COVID-19

In these challenging times, more and more employees are required to continue their work remotely from their own homes. While thousands of offices are temporarily closed throughout the world, businesses are finding themselves having to adapt to different methods of working, communicating, and carrying out business effectively.  Unsurprisingly this has caused a lot of turbulence […]

VPS vs Dedicated Servers – Which should you choose?

When researching various hosting providers and plans to choose from, you will have probably come across many different kinds of hosting models such as cloud servers, dedicated servers, Virtual Private Servers (VPS), or shared hosting. While any of these plans would likely fulfill your needs, it’s still important to choose the service that would suit […]

Why Your Business Needs Hosted Desktop Services

Any traditional office environment will house dozens if not hundreds of desktop computers used by employees to manage their work every day. Many thousands of businesses rely on these machines for their essential day-to-day operations, and without them they would incur massive losses in working hours, productivity, and ultimately revenue. Large-scale companies have even gone […]