Exciting Trends Poised to Impact the MarTech Industry in 2018

Blog - Martech/AdTech - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 09:20
martechMarketing has come a long way from being just a sign outside a shop or ads in the phonebook. Digital marketing and technology now go hand in hand, and “MarTech” is a broad term applied to any major initiatives that rely on the power of technology to realize marketing objectives. Once hampered by privacy concerns […]
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SAP HANA Is Fast but Too Pricey?

Blog - SaaS - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 11:44
sap hana fast priceyOver the course of the past year, a number of our Leaseweb teams set out to undertake the largest software transformation in the recent history of the company. The goal was to implement several SAP software products, including SAP HANA. Throughout this journey, we experienced the highs and lows that accompany any major undertaking, but […]
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SAP HANA Is Fast but Too Pricey?

Blog - Life at Leaseweb - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 11:44
sap hana fast priceyOver the course of the past year, a number of our Leaseweb teams set out to undertake the largest software transformation in the recent history of the company. The goal was to implement several SAP software products, including SAP HANA. Throughout this journey, we experienced the highs and lows that accompany any major undertaking, but […]
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Meet Us at the Biggest SaaS Conference of 2018

Blog - SaaS - Mon, 01/22/2018 - 10:01
SaaStrThis year Leaseweb USA will again be a sponsor at SaaStr in San Francisco on February 6-8.  It will be one of the biggest SaaS conferences in the world, with three days of amazing content and high-quality networking.  The event is expected to attract over 10,000 SaaS founders, VCs, and executives; all gathered around the […]
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How Multi-CDN and Hybrid CDNs Further Improve Content Distribution

Blog - CDN - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 09:11
content distributionIntroduction Content delivery networks (or CDNs) offer a reliable content distribution system for websites and online video platforms across the world. These systems work to speed up content delivery, such as web pages, videos, games, and even software updates to web users based on their geographic location and performance. There are different types of CDN […]
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The Right Gaming Server Can Make or Break a Platform

Blog - Gaming - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 13:01
gaming serversWhen it comes to creating a successful gaming platform, it is extremely important to have the proper infrastructure in place. Planning for long-term success is key, making it crucial to focus on utilizing gaming servers that ensure games have the scalability and low-latency they need to stand out in the crowded marketplace. Choosing the right server for […]
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Don’t Let Cyberattacks Bring Down Your Holiday Cheer

Blog - Ecommerce - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:39
cyberattacksThe holiday shopping season can make or break an online retailer. By doing things well, you can expect sales to surge and your customer base to grow throughout 2018. Do things poorly and you sacrifice many sales while cultivating a negative image for your brand. And if there’s one thing that can seriously damage your brand’s reputation, […]
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Secure Your Future with Point-to-Point Network Connectivity

Blog - Network - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 13:38
point-to-pointBusinesses that depend on connecting to multiple locations with speed often resort to point-to-point architecture. Point-to-point network connectivity is an exceptional solution for businesses because it is best in class, and provides a secure network and an extremely fast connection. Fiber-carried point-to-point is often considered to be future-proof in that it contains some of the most […]
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Is Your Website Ready for Holiday Season Traffic?

Blog - Ecommerce - Fri, 12/08/2017 - 09:33
holiday traffic e commerceThe 2017 festive shopping season promises to be one of the biggest ever, particularly for online retailers. Total sales are projected to grow by 16.6 percent over last year, with online sales comprising 11.5 percent of all holiday shopping. The period before, during, and after the holiday season is a huge sales opportunity for you. […]
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Is Your Website Ready for Holiday Season Traffic?

Blog - CDN - Fri, 12/08/2017 - 09:33
holiday traffic e commerceThe 2017 festive shopping season promises to be one of the biggest ever, particularly for online retailers. Total sales are projected to grow by 16.6 percent over last year, with online sales comprising 11.5 percent of all holiday shopping. The period before, during, and after the holiday season is a huge sales opportunity for you. […]
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Focus on Your Core Business With Managed Network Services

Blog - Network - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 14:57
Managed Network ServicesWhether you’re managing a remote workforce, utilizing a lot of data, or need top-notch cyber security, it all takes a toll on your network infrastructure. It is tough to meet all these needs within a tight budget and existing bandwidth, especially if you’re doing it on your own. The good news is that you don’t […]
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4 Ways to Make Sure Your Webshop Stays Open

Blog - Hybrid Cloud - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 10:41
e-commerce hostingWhile global e-commerce sales are predicted to approach $2.5 trillion this year and continue to grow to nearly $4 trillion by 2020, according to a recent eMarketer report, the market remains highly competitive. Nearly 80 percent of new e-commerce sites ultimately fail, and companies need to have a strong understanding of their market, trends, merchandise, platform, and e-commerce […]
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4 Ways to Make Sure Your Webshop Stays Open

Blog - Ecommerce - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 10:41
e-commerce hostingWhile global e-commerce sales are predicted to approach $2.5 trillion this year and continue to grow to nearly $4 trillion by 2020, according to a recent eMarketer report, the market remains highly competitive. Nearly 80 percent of new e-commerce sites ultimately fail, and companies need to have a strong understanding of their market, trends, merchandise, platform, and e-commerce […]
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4 Ways to Make Sure Your Webshop Stays Open

Blog - CDN - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 10:41
e-commerce hostingWhile global e-commerce sales are predicted to approach $2.5 trillion this year and continue to grow to nearly $4 trillion by 2020, according to a recent eMarketer report, the market remains highly competitive. Nearly 80 percent of new e-commerce sites ultimately fail, and companies need to have a strong understanding of their market, trends, merchandise, platform, and e-commerce […]
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U.S. Data Center Upgrades for Even Better Performance

Blog - Network - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 16:17
data centerLast month, I wrote about five things you can do to ensure shorter load times for your sites. Today I want to look at a sixth, positioning your services as close as possible to your end users. Leaseweb entered the U.S. market in 2011, in part because our clients across Europe and Asia needed North […]
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U.S. Data Center Upgrades for Even Better Performance

Blog - Dedicated Servers - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 16:17
data centerLast month, I wrote about five things you can do to ensure shorter load times for your sites. Today I want to look at a sixth, positioning your services as close as possible to your end users. Leaseweb entered the U.S. market in 2011, in part because our clients across Europe and Asia needed North […]
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The Power of HTTP/2 for CDN

Blog - CDN - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 14:47
http/2HTTP is a protocol that all web developers must familiarize themselves with. It was introduced in 1989 by Sir Timothy John Berners-Lee, which he developed using a single NeXTcube workstation, and it continues to prove reliable for networks with port connection speeds surpassing 10 megabits. Then, in 2015, the Internet Engineering Task Force released HTTP/2, […]
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From Hyperscale to Open Options: Preparing for Hybrid Cloud with Microsoft Azure Stack

Blog - Hybrid Cloud - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 14:53
Microsoft Azure StackFollowing the recent announcement of our Azure Stack Beta program, we spoke with Leaseweb’s Technical Evangelist Robert van der Meulen about how Azure Stack will usher in a new era in hybrid cloud computing. Today’s cloud adopters will see many benefits by developing a hybrid cloud strategy that combines the features of both open cloud […]
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What It Takes to Stay Relevant in a Gamer’s World

Blog - Gaming - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 14:45
gaming infrastructureNobody ever accused game developers of having an easy job. But over the past decade, more powerful and expensive hardware, as well as social games hosted on smartphones, have upped the ante. The gaming world is larger and more competitive than ever, and the market is evolving constantly. Nowadays, even really good developers will make games […]
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What It Takes to Stay Relevant in a Gamer’s World

Blog - Dedicated Servers - Thu, 10/05/2017 - 14:45
gaming infrastructureNobody ever accused game developers of having an easy job. But over the past decade, more powerful and expensive hardware, as well as social games hosted on smartphones, have upped the ante. The gaming world is larger and more competitive than ever, and the market is evolving constantly. Nowadays, even really good developers will make games […]
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