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5 Emerging Technologies That Every Marketer Should Understand

Who says marketers can't or shouldn't be tech-savvy? In today's day and age, a marketer needs to be up to date with the plethora of technological advancements.… Continue Reading

Keep Your Pet's Name to Yourself: WHM Password Security 101

Web services today are constantly targeted by brute force attacks that try to guess a user’s password to hack the account or steal information.… Continue Reading

Online Entertainment in the Era of Social Distancing

A big consequence of the lockdown restrictions and of the worldwide general message of staying indoors is that screen time has increased massively. People… Continue Reading

Cloud Computing Vs. Edge Computing: Friends Or Foes?

Terms like 5G, internet of things, cloud and edge computing are more discussed in the business and tech communities. While cloud computing adoption has… Continue Reading

Bigstep Team: Work from Home Edition

With remote work becoming the norm, employees had the chance to experience the new work from home worldwide “experiment.” We were curious… Continue Reading

Why and How to Set Up a Private Chat Server for Your Small Business or for Gaming

The coronavirus pandemic has forced companies to work from home and the need for chat applications is higher than ever before. With security issues around… Continue Reading

The Bare Facts: What Businesses Have to Gain with Dedicated Servers

The need for high performance servers is greater than ever before and many companies are making the switch to dedicated servers, as they are beginning… Continue Reading

ZFS Best Practices and Caveats

Dating from 2005, the Zeta fileystem is a complex and reliable volume manager and filesystem. Throughout the years, it received various improvements and… Continue Reading

Five Essential Apps To Install On A Fresh CentOS 7 Server

Depending on the installation type, CentOS comes with many useful applications out of the box. However, some key ones are missing. Every system administrator… Continue Reading

COVID-19: Changing the World as We Know It

While the coronavirus epidemic increases sales for health-related products, other industries are impacted in different ways. Let's take a closer look… Continue Reading

How to Configure the Best TLS Settings in WHM: From A to A+

The COVID-19 pandemic forced organizations worldwide to turn to a work-from-home policy for the safety of their employees and the world at large. Keeping… Continue Reading

Business Continuity During COVID-19

The novel coronavirus outbreak is affecting each and every one of us and is slowly becoming one of the biggest threats to the global economy. Business… Continue Reading

How SMBs Avoid These 5 Unknown Public Cloud Costs

The public cloud may seem the most cost-effective option for your small business, but it’s not as inexpensive as it appears. There are several hidden… Continue Reading