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Equinix Buys Australia’s Metronode for AU$1bn

The deal gives Equinix a total of more than 200 data centres worldwide and will see it providing services to…

5 years ago

IT LIFE: Lee James, Rackspace EMEA CTO

Rackspace's Lee James talks about his journey from the market stall to becoming a CTO

5 years ago

Google Joins GoDaddy In Withdrawing Domain Service To US Far Right Website

Google cancels Daily Stormer domain registration just 24 hours after GoDaddy withdrew its own service for post about killed protester

5 years ago

Amazon S3 Cloud Outage Impacts High Profile Websites

A number of well known websites impacted after a partial failure of Amazon's cloud hosting platform

5 years ago

CloudFlare Suffers Major European Outage

Telia outage takes down CloudFlare - Internet users complain Slack, Reddit and other sites unavailable

6 years ago

Web Hosting Site Squarespace Suffers Major Outage

Over a million Squarespace sites are down following second major hosting service downtime in the last week

6 years ago

UK Hosting Giant 123 Reg ‘Deletes’ Customer Sites

123 Reg, the UK's biggest domain name registrar, said it has mistakenly deleted an unspecified number of the 1.7 million…

6 years ago

GoDaddy Launches Cloud Servers And Cloud Applications

New cloud services from GoDaddy looks to entice developers and IT pros to its pay as you go cloud platform

6 years ago

Linode Resets Passwords After Possible Breach

Hosting firm resets all passwords after user credentials found on an “external server”, following DDoS attack

7 years ago

The Independent’s Blog Section Hit By Ransomware Attack

Millions of Independent readers at risk of being infected with ransomware

7 years ago

Vodafone Pumps £5m Into Irish Data Centre Services

Vodafone Ireland wants to increase European cloud and hosting abilities with further investments into Irish cloud services

7 years ago

Facebook Wants To Become Your One-Stop Shop For News

Social network looking to host content from news organisations

7 years ago

Sex-Obsessed Fifty Shades Of Grey Fans Crash Art Website

Latex portrait website crumbles to fans demanding Fifty Shades-inspired art

7 years ago

WordPress Disconnects Unpatched Sites

In a continuing effort to secure hundreds of millions of users, WordPress.com is disconnecting self-hosted sites that haven't updated the…

7 years ago

90 Percent Of Businesses Face Internet of Things Security Breach By 2016

Connected technology will revolutionise the workplace and mean big changes for IT managers everywhere, predicts IDC

8 years ago

The Xen Vulnerability That Rebooted the Public Cloud

More details are now public on the open-source Xen hypervisor vulnerability that triggered full Amazon, Rackspace and IBM cloud reboots

8 years ago

Rackspace Names New Boss After Takeover Refusal

Rackspace rebuffs takeover offers and ends 'strategic review'. It also appoints a new CEO

8 years ago

IT Life: Minds And Machines

Lawrence Jones wanted to be a musicion. Now he orchestrates a tech empire

8 years ago

BAFTA Chooses Rackspace For Web Hosting As IT Becomes A Priority

BAFTA COO Kevin Prince says cloud-based hosting will help it deal with peak traffic and engage with audiences

8 years ago

GoDaddy Reveals OpenStack Cloud Support

GoDaddy publicly reveals its support of OpenStack, but in reality has been using it for months

8 years ago

Rackspace Brings Managed MongoDB ObjectRocket Service To Europe

The acquisition of ObjectRocket in 2013 is bearing fruit for Rackspace

8 years ago

Microsoft And GoDaddy Offer Small Businesses Office 365

Microsoft and web hoster GoDaddy partner up to bring Office 365 to small business customers

8 years ago

Linode Hackers Compromise Passwords, Credit Card Details

Linode had a Bitcoin heist last year. Now it has had another serious breach

9 years ago

IT Life: A Hoster Who Motors

Mike Duncan of Peer 1 Hosting remembers modems - but strangely, prefers motor bikes

9 years ago

A10 Replaces Cisco At Go Daddy Hosting Centres

Go Daddy pulls a switch on Cisco, and swaps in A10 AX Series switches

9 years ago

Mega Accepts BitCoins, Outlines World Domination Plans

Kim Dotcom wants to launch encrypted email, video and communication services

9 years ago

Rackspace Profits Despite Hosting Slowdown Fears

Rackspace has posted impressive growth figures but that doesn't impress investors

9 years ago

Go Daddy Sued For Hosting ‘Ex-Girlfriend’ Porn Site

Plaintiffs demand the hosting company shares responsibility for violating their privacy

9 years ago

Italian ISP Aruba.it Prepares For European Expansion

ITALY: The web hosting and services company form Tuscany is ready to offer its cloud in France, Germany, UK and…

10 years ago

Kim Dotcom: New Megaupload “90 Percent Done”

Partners, investors and lawyers are “ready”, says Dotcom

10 years ago