Emil Sayegh
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Mar 18, 2015
Picking out the right server configuration for your needs can be tricky. There are many factors you need to take into consideration, and even tech-savvy people may still not know how every aspect of a given configuration will impact their websites or applications. Worry no more! Codero is happy to introduce The Codero Raw-Power Bundles to make your life easier. Each bundle is a pre-configured hosting package built around our most popular bare metal servers. The bundles add features like managed hosting, server monitoring, RAID… Read More
Emil Sayegh
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Mar 16, 2015
People think Amazon Web Services is the cloud, and that it’s the first, best and only partner of choice for businesses of all sizes. This type of thinking is all too common, and it’s flat-out wrong. Most of this stems from a lack of understanding, which is important because what you don’t know about AWS is hurting you and your company. There’s a lot to learn about the AWS cloud. Let’s clear up some of its biggest myths. 1. The Cost Myth: “Amazon is the… Read More
Emil Sayegh
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Mar 13, 2015
If you’re using a version of the popular WordPress SEO plugin Yoast prior to 1.7.3.3, you and your site are vulnerable to a blind SQL injection attack. What damage can the vulnerability cause? The issue with Yoast can lead to a database breach and exposure of confidential information. “The orderby and order GET parameters are not sufficiently sanitised before being used within a SQL query.” Read the full security advisory here. A particular GET request causes the SQL query to execute and sleep for 10 seconds if… Read More
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Mar 9, 2015
Cloud ROI tools are everywhere. So are methods meant to approximate the cost benefit ratio of cloud technologies, and what they deliver. A lot of this is possible because, generally speaking, the benefits of the cloud are pretty well-known: Reduced upfront CapEx hardware investments Reduced upfront CapEx software investments Pay-as-you-go flexibility Less OpEx because of less need for an internal IT operations staff The ROI of On-Demand Hybrid is a bit more difficult to gauge, but when done right, it is actually much more advantageous… Read More
Emil Sayegh
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Mar 3, 2015
SXSW is one of those events companies plan for every year. From startups to the biggest companies in the world, SXSW brings a level of (overwhelming) exposure that few other events can match. I've personally worked for SXSW and attended the last 12 festivals as a sponsor. Here are some tips to making the most of your SXSW experience. Produce Content Producing content at SXSW is a great way to engage with people, especially if you’re rolling out a product, giving out special perks or… Read More
Emil Sayegh
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Feb 25, 2015
We just received our most recent NPS® survey results at Codero. If we weren’t so committed to providing exceptional service, we’d be popping bottles right now! Our latest NPS customer survey yielded a score of 70. An NPS score of 70 places Codero among the top performing service-driven companies, in the world, and far ahead of most hosting companies which typically score less than 20. Read the press release here. What is NPS? Net Promoter ScoreSM (NPS®), is a management methodology used to measure and grow… Read More
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Feb 17, 2015
Every day, IT organizations across the world are looking to implement better management approaches, more consistent IT practices and better processes. The need to leverage IT and development knowledge to improve overall organizational productivity has become critical to compete in the ever-changing data driven economy. Enter DevOps You could say DevOps is a direct response to the interdependence of software development and IT operations. Specifically, the resulting inefficiencies of silo'ing IT and software development can be costly. DevOps aims to help organizations rapidly produce software… Read More
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Feb 16, 2015
We work with a lot of talented clients here at Codero. In many ways, listening to and sharing our client stories is the most interesting part of what we do! Steven Laff, principal at A Far Site Better, is a premier web design, security and implementation firm based in Los Angeles. Recently featured on CBS for his insights into the recent North Korea security threat and often cited in major publications, Steven and his firm, A Far Site Better, is our featured client of the… Read More