Leaseweb and Citadel games at GDC 2017

Blog - Gaming - Tue, 02/28/2017 - 15:36
GDCAs Leaseweb USA is revving up to be part of the great success that is the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco next week (March 1st through March 3rd), understanding why Leaseweb is a proud exhibitor is something I’d like to dive into. For starters, we are excited to share details of Leaseweb’s services […]
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From hosting to hosting

Blog - Life at Leaseweb - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 09:24
TraineeWhen I was younger, I had always envisioned a career in the hospitality industry: luxury hotels, fine dining, and amazing locations where I would be the host to welcome guests. Little did I know 6 years ago that ‘hosting’ could have a completely different meaning. After high school, I started my education with an MBO+ […]
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Meet us at SaaStr Annual 2017

Blog - SaaS - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 15:41
SaastrLeaseweb USA will be the only hosting company in attendance at this year’s SaaStr Annual in San Francisco. The young conference, led by veteran SaaS investor Jason Lemkin, has already grown to more than 250 speakers and 10,000 attendees in just its third year. This year’s theme – “Scale Together” – fits so well with […]
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7 Advantages of Colocation Vs. On Premise Hosting

Blog - Colocation - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 10:30
Customers who are looking for a hosting solution, particularly those who currently have an on premise hosted IT environment and are considering colocation, often face a range of questions with regard to their infrastructure choices. We’ve put together a list of some of the common issues companies face when deciding between colocation and on premise […]
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7 Advantages of Colocation Vs. On Premise Hosting

Blog - Dedicated Servers - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 10:30
Customers who are looking for a hosting solution, particularly those who currently have an on premise hosted IT environment and are considering colocation, often face a range of questions with regard to their infrastructure choices. We’ve put together a list of some of the common issues companies face when deciding between colocation and on premise […]
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8 Things to consider before selecting a dedicated server

Blog - Dedicated Servers - Thu, 11/10/2016 - 10:56
Let’s say you want to become the new Facebook. Believe it or not, I regularly run into people who have this ambition.The number one question these new Mark Zuckerbergs ask me, is which server they need. It is always a challenge to convince them to not rush into anything. Instead, I make them sit down […]
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Live Transcoding Made Simple and Easy

Blog - CDN - Tue, 08/23/2016 - 14:53
In today’s age of livestreaming events and concerts, the numerous and diverse amounts of mobile devices, desktops and TV’s pose a challenge for any content distribution creator.  Julien Lehmann, Product Manager for CDN and Cybersecurity at Leaseweb previews the new service of live transcoding, a service that simplifies your workflow, that will be launched during […]
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Why we organize Hackathons at Leaseweb

Blog - Life at Leaseweb - Thu, 08/11/2016 - 08:35
Leaseweb kicked off its sixth quarterly Hackathon on Thursday, July 21st. The Hackathons are a chance for employees to step outside the usual routine and allow them to get creative, work together in new ways, and have fun. Participants are given two full days and nights to work on any kind of project whether it’s […]
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Leaseweb and Scopic: Building Virtual Bridges with Hybrid Cloud

Blog - CDN - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 16:00
Guest blog written by Leon Horbach of high-end VR production company Scopic. In a world that is more characterized by global connectivity than ever before, Cloud hosting providers such as Leaseweb play vital roles. The seamless transportation of data, in combination with rock-solid security and innovative products, are key factors when making both the private […]
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Harnessing Millions of CDN Statistics With Apollo

Blog - CDN - Thu, 07/28/2016 - 13:04
At Leaseweb, our CDN team focuses on delivering ultra-high performance globally for any content while remaining the most competitive player in the field. We process and monitor millions of requests per minute and that level of traffic requires a robust and flexible statistics platform that provide us and our customers with real-time accurate information. Our […]
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What does your cloud cost?

Blog - Dedicated Servers - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 11:31
Third-party cloud solutions offer a truly transformational cost advantages over traditional on-premise hosting – but you’re not going to capture most of them with a rudimentary, “back of the envelope” analysis. That’s the lesson of our latest white paper, “Developing a cloud sourcing strategy: Two steps to calculate the total cost of ownership of your […]
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What does your cloud cost?

Blog - CDN - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 11:31
Third-party cloud solutions offer a truly transformational cost advantages over traditional on-premise hosting – but you’re not going to capture most of them with a rudimentary, “back of the envelope” analysis. That’s the lesson of our latest white paper, “Developing a cloud sourcing strategy: Two steps to calculate the total cost of ownership of your […]
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Leaseweb: A product portfolio that meets online gaming’s many different needs

Blog - Gaming - Thu, 07/07/2016 - 11:00
Because gaming companies have so many different performance and scalability requirements for online games, it’s impossible to create a one-size-fits-all infrastructure for them. Different platforms (mobile/tablet, PC and console) and different business models (Pay-to-Play, Free-to-Play, etc) mean that every gaming company has different needs when it comes to technology, scalability and performance. This is why […]
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Remote Management: how it secures and gives you more control over your Bare Metal Servers

Blog - Dedicated Servers - Wed, 05/18/2016 - 12:17
Leaseweb is always striving for the best customer experience and we believe that putting you in the driver’s seat is a key factor in this. After all, the more control you have, the faster you can get things done. To help you with this, we automate important self-service processes that enable you to manage your […]
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Game Over: Latency, Lag, and Gaming Infrastructure for Developers

Blog - Gaming - Wed, 03/16/2016 - 10:10
The last few years have seen the rapid rise of e-gaming as a popular sport, thanks to streaming services like Twitch and the growing legions of dedicated fans and players. Popular games like League of Legends and Dota 2 now host massive tournaments that offer substantial rewards for players. In fact, the Dota 2 tournament in […]
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EU-US Privacy Shield: next steps

Blog - Ecommerce - Tue, 03/01/2016 - 17:20
Some weeks ago we informed you of the EU-US Privacy Shield, announced by the European Commission on February 2, 2016 meaning a new arrangement for transatlantic data flows between the EU and US. In this blog you can read recent developments of the EU-US Privacy Shield and alternative solutions offered by Leaseweb. EU US Privacy […]
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Don’t let cyberattacks bring you down

Blog - Network - Tue, 02/23/2016 - 14:00
The first half of 2015 saw a 50% increase in DDoS attacks. They are not only becoming more frequent but they are getting more sophisticated too. On average, a DDoS attack will cost an SMB company €45,000 and an enterprise €400,000 – not to mention the damage done to the corporate image or share price. […]
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Software-as-a-Service: Agile, Innovative, Thriving

Blog - SaaS - Fri, 02/19/2016 - 16:15
In the last few weeks, it seems that everyone has become convinced that the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) sector is in trouble, thanks to a sudden decline in market valuations of SaaS companies like LinkedIn, Workday and Salesforce. Those concerns aren’t without merit: In one week, the combined stock values of those three companies plunged by $22 […]
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3 ways to maximize advertising and website ROI through IaaS

Blog - Network - Tue, 01/19/2016 - 14:00
Customers want content delivered instantly. Whether it’s articles & videos or any type of advertising inventory pushed from a Supply-Side Platform (SSP) to a Demand-Side Platform (DSP), Owned Media, or big data being transmitted into a Data Management Platform (DMP) and used for analysis and real-time optimizations, it has to appear on the screen in […]
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3 ways to maximize advertising and website ROI through IaaS

Blog - Martech/AdTech - Tue, 01/19/2016 - 14:00
Customers want content delivered instantly. Whether it’s articles & videos or any type of advertising inventory pushed from a Supply-Side Platform (SSP) to a Demand-Side Platform (DSP), Owned Media, or big data being transmitted into a Data Management Platform (DMP) and used for analysis and real-time optimizations, it has to appear on the screen in […]
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