Free Whitepapers

These white papers are written with you in mind. Industry, product and business experts spend the time you don't have to conduct in-depth analysis and produce an easy-to-read guide helping you leverage your business' growth. Topics are chosen by issue complexity and the relevancy and importance of the information to our partners. Let us know what you think is important and that could turn into our next whitepaper! Each white paper is free and can be downloaded by clicking the links below.

  • Is It Time to Break Up With Your Backup?

    Gartner surveys have shown that only 35% of small and medium-sized businesses have Studies have shown that downtime can cost small to medium-sized businesses upwards of $8,600 per hour. No one can afford that? The “Is It Time To Break Up With Your Backup?” e-book can help you figure out if you’re in a toxic relationship with your current solution, and how to avoid downtime.

  • Steps to Mitigate WannaCry Damage

    On Friday, May 12, 2017 the WannaCry ransomware was unleashed, infecting more than 300,000 computers in 150 countries and demanding bitcoin ransom payments in 20 languages. On Friday, May 12, 2017 the WannaCry ransomware was unleashed, infecting more than 300,000 computers in 150 countries and demanding bitcoin ransom payments in 20 languages.

  • Making the Best Choice: Cloud Hosting or Dedicated Hosting

    Whatever your company’s goals, choosing an experienced hosting provider can help you get there. Cloud hosting is a good choice to keep costs low or scale for variable workloads, while dedicated hosting lets you lock down security, guarantee bandwidth and take full advantage of the additional services and expertise a hosting company can provide.

    This e-book helps you map your hosting solution to your business priorities so you feel right at home with your choice, no matter what challenges and opportunities come your way.

  • Make the Most of Your Hosting Decision

    Making the decision to host your applications and data can be a strategic one for your business. This white paper outlines what you need to know to make the best choice for your company, whether you’re looking for performance, security, scalability, or services. Download now to learn more.

  • A Guide to Maximizing Benefits and Controlling Risk in the Cloud

    Cloud computing has the potential to drive costs down and increase efficiencies. Based on analysts’ projections, the investment in cloud is continually growing. But what are the best ways to maximize the value of that spend? This white paper outlines how to maximize the benefits for your organization, and limit cloud sprawl.

  • A Discussion of DDoS, IoT, and Hosting

    Recent Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks have presented a major threat to the internet, exposing weaknesses in the design. In this white paper we review DDoS attacks, explain how the Internet of Things (IoT) can leave you vulnerable, the affects DDoS attacks may have on your organization in terms of hosting, and how to prevent them.

  • A Comprehensive Overview of the Hybrid Cloud

    Many companies are now considering a hybrid approach to cloud solutions as they seek cost-effective business strategies. As IT buyers consider hybrid cloud environments, this paper outlines what can make a hybrid cloud successful, the benefits, and what to look for in a hybrid cloud platform.

  • What is PCI Compliance and how do I attain it?

    Exponential growth in ecommerce—online sales are now growing four times faster than offline sales—has led to an increase in credit card information stored and transmitted across the Internet over the past decade. This large, decentralized repository of cardholder data also represents a growing set of risks for credit card issuers, financial institutions and merchants accepting payments via the web. As a result, the payment card industry has formalized its processes in response to the growing instances of security breaches due to compromised cardholder information.

  • How Much is Your Hosting Really Costing You?

    Managed hosting is a concept designed to offer small-to-medium-sized businesses a cost-effective server-management solution- through ongoing security updates, OS patches, server monitoring, DNS management and much more. Find out if managed hosting is right for your business by learning more about the concept, the different features and plans, the benefits each offers and specifically what questions you need to ask before you buy.