Hosting Insights

Conversations with Industry Insiders

February, 2010

  • Microsoft’s Windows Azure Platform Gains Traction Among Hosting Providers

    This week at PDC 2009, Microsoft announced three hosting providers who have utilized the Windows Azure platform to build new services coming to market, validating that the Windows Azure platform is generating new business opportunities for hosters and...
  • Stromboxx from T-Systems

    As one of three European beta testers within the Technical Adoption Program, we have been trialing the Windows Azure platform intensively over the past few months as part of the Technical Adoption Program. Based on our experiences with over 1.5 million...
  • 1000 Hosters Storm Miami Beach for the Parallels Hosting Summit

    This week I attended Summit '10 Profit from the Cloud hosted by Parallels and held at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach Resort . Now you might think that I went to this event because it was located in Miami Beach and who doesn't want to be in Miami in February...
  • Finding your one thing

    I flew down to San Francisco last week on Virgin America, to get a business visa for an upcoming trip to India this week. The purpose of the trip was to do several partner meetings and check out the Hosting Days event in Mumbai . My good friends on the...
  • Announcing! Microsoft Virtualization Summit 2010 – From the Desktop to the Datacenter

    From the Dynamic Data Center Alliance Blog : Looking at virtualization but unsure about your options? Thinking about migrating to Windows 7? Interested in VDI and Server Virtualization? Want to save on costs but wondering about ROI? How to improve...