Backup: what are the storage options for backing up data?

Blog - Dedicated Servers - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 16:52
backupIn this blog post, we present the backup storage options available for businesses. When thinking about your backup strategy, you should consider which data you need to back up and how you can keep this backup safe – this determines backup storage needs and costs. You should also look for a solution that can grow […]
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After an exciting year, Leaseweb USA receives recognition as one of Virginia’s “Best Places to Work”

Blog - Life at Leaseweb - Fri, 02/08/2019 - 10:40
Leaseweb USAThroughout 2018, the Leaseweb USA team accomplished a number of different milestones, one of which included officially moving our U.S. headquarters to Virginia. This move has inspired a large recruiting drive that has been fueled by the rich talent in Northern Virginia and the surrounding area. The move has also put an increased focus on […]
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2019: the year of the refrigerator

Blog - Cloud - Mon, 02/04/2019 - 11:55
smart refrigeratorIoT (Internet of Things) has been the buzzword of the past year, and connected devices are now popping up everywhere. That leads us to the question of whether developments in IoT, AI and cloud are bringing us closer to the digital singularity in 2019. It definitely seems like a step in that direction. I’ve purchased […]
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Join us at SaaStr 2019!

Blog - SaaS - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 11:33
SaaStrBetween 5th and 7th February, SaaS executives, founders, and entrepreneurs will gather in San Jose, California, for SaaStr Annual 2019, the largest event for the SaaS community. For us, it’s an opportunity to spend a couple days with the best and brightest minds in SaaS, and we’re proud to be a gold sponsor taking part […]
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Go remote! How to embrace remote workers

Blog - Life at Leaseweb - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 11:31
remote workersSince the start of the information age, worldwide connectivity has influenced our lives in almost infinite ways and does not appear to be slowing down any time soon. It has created a vast number of ways for us to communicate and collaborate with people around the world. Knowledge is available to anyone with an internet […]
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Is it time for a new BOSS (Boot Optimized Storage Solution)?

Blog - Dedicated Servers - Wed, 01/09/2019 - 16:16
Boot Optimized Storage SolutionTo maximize the usable disk space per server and to separate the OS drives from the data drives, a technical solution is required that is not only performant but also redundant. The BOSS card (‘Boot Optimized Storage Solution’) is the latest generation of Dell PowerEdge servers that provides a simpler, more economical way to segregate operating system […]
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Developing Customer Success through improved communication

Blog - Life at Leaseweb - Mon, 12/17/2018 - 16:39
Cinzia Customer SuccessI joined Leaseweb as a Customer Care Representative in August 2017 from a background of customer-facing roles. I felt I could contribute significantly to the company and its clients as I have a strong understanding of maximizing customer and company values. Within 3 and a half months of joining Leaseweb, I moved into the Customer […]
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E-commerce: Your website and infrastructure can make or break your business

Blog - Network - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 14:39
eCommerceRunning an E-commerce business is a daunting task, and trying to ensure its success is even more difficult due to the highly competitive world of digital marketing. Companies are tasked with determining what strategies will work best for their businesses and then need to be able to adapt to overcome various challenges to become successful.  The importance […]
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E-commerce: Your website and infrastructure can make or break your business

Blog - Ecommerce - Fri, 12/14/2018 - 14:39
eCommerceRunning an E-commerce business is a daunting task, and trying to ensure its success is even more difficult due to the highly competitive world of digital marketing. Companies are tasked with determining what strategies will work best for their businesses and then need to be able to adapt to overcome various challenges to become successful.  The importance […]
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Which network firewall setup is best for your private cloud?

Blog - Cloud - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 11:00
network firewallA network firewall protects hosted applications and data in a private cloud. They operate as the core of your network security, act as an access control point of all traffic, and eliminate risks of unknown malicious traffic. When thinking about which network firewall setup to install, you need to make the following decision: Do you […]
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Which network firewall setup is best for your private cloud?

Blog - Network - Mon, 12/10/2018 - 11:00
network firewallA network firewall protects hosted applications and data in a private cloud. They operate as the core of your network security, act as an access control point of all traffic, and eliminate risks of unknown malicious traffic. When thinking about which network firewall setup to install, you need to make the following decision: Do you […]
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Preparing Leaseweb for Brexit

Blog - Life at Leaseweb - Thu, 11/29/2018 - 11:23
preparing for BrexitLike many global companies active in the UK, Leaseweb is also preparing itself for the impending Brexit. In the last few weeks some progress in the Brexit negotiations has been made, although it is still not certain what kind of Brexit will actually happen (hard Brexit, soft Brexit, no deal Brexit, delayed Brexit, or maybe […]
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Harness the full power of AI through cloud computing

Blog - Cloud - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 16:58
Artificial intelligenceThe term “artificial intelligence” encompasses various aspects of technology. In general, AI aims to create machines that can mimic the behavior of humans by learning on their own — without having to be programmed. There have been many advances in AI development that bring this technology a step closer to understanding sights and actions in […]
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How to set up a basic storage server

Blog - Network - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 13:48
storageThis blog post describes a simple solution for creating a storage server, a topic I have been asked about several times over the last few years. So, you are a developer and have a great idea that could potentially change the internet world. How do you go about implementing this great idea and what kind […]
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How to set up a basic storage server

Blog - Dedicated Servers - Thu, 11/15/2018 - 13:48
storageThis blog post describes a simple solution for creating a storage server, a topic I have been asked about several times over the last few years. So, you are a developer and have a great idea that could potentially change the internet world. How do you go about implementing this great idea and what kind […]
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The future of IoT depends on the connectivity of the cloud

Blog - Cloud - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 10:38
IoTPhones may have been the first devices to become “smart,” but the Internet of Things (IoT) aims to raise almost every object around us to that status. When we connect objects to the internet, the possibilities are virtually endless. We can operate them remotely from computers or phones, check on their status to ensure they’re […]
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From managing events to facilitating ceremonies

Blog - Life at Leaseweb - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 16:18
scrum master hannahUp until recently, my career has been a straight line. I studied ‘Trade Fair, Congress and Event Management’ in Ravensburg, Baden-Wuerttemberg at a Cooperative State University – the first higher education institution in Germany to integrate academic studies with workplace training. Following my studies, I went on to work in the events industry. I have […]
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Don’t fall into the trap of short-term thinking with the cloud

Blog - Cloud - Thu, 10/25/2018 - 09:59
cloud strategyI regularly speak with companies about their cloud strategy and find that planning is often too short-term. By considering the human aspect and a potential exit plan from the cloud, we can shift the thinking to more long-term and devise a more comprehensive cloud strategy. The main reason that companies often take the wrong approach […]
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Think about eggs when devising your network interconnection strategy

Blog - Network - Tue, 10/16/2018 - 13:26
Eggs in basket - interconnection strategyThe market for “interconnection services” is booming as various businesses are realizing the potential of “digital transformation”, “connected enterprises”, “hybrid hosting” and “edge computing”. So, what’s the best (network) interconnection strategy to ensure you can enable the technology for you and your customers, while still being responsive to changing market dynamics and user requirements? In […]
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Carving out my supply chain career path

Blog - Life at Leaseweb - Mon, 10/08/2018 - 16:49
Leaseweb Viking RunI wrote this blog post to share my development story so far, which has involved working in two very different but equally enjoyable roles. What’s been great for me is that I’ve ended up in a position which I never envisioned when I joined, and Leaseweb has really supported my change in direction. I now […]
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