Building an Open Source Community for Enterprise Blockchain Technology

Brian Behlendorf is most famous for developing the Apache HTTP server, and he served as CTO of the World Economic Forum, but did you know he was also one of the original technologists for the Burning Man festival? Empowering everyday people has always been a priority for him—he’s a longtime subverter of corporate software culture, […]

Should Cloud Companies Become Internet Cops?

Biggie once said “Mo’ money, mo’ problems”, but in this case that can apply to hyperscale platforms whose clients push out billions of content nodes. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) described the passage of the Copyright in the Digital Single Market Directive as “abandon[ing] common-sense and the advice of academics, technologists, and UN human rights […]

CloudFest Announces Partnership with the Netherlands for CloudFest 2018

We at CloudFest are pleased to announce the Netherlands as partner country for our 2018 global event. This designation represents a CloudFest first and aligns with our overall growth and evolution from conference to full-blown festival. The Netherlands has long been considered the European leader in overall connectivity and internet usage and our partnership provides […]

WHD.moscow – Connected to Everything, in the Heart of Everything

WorldHostingDays is returning to Moscow for WHD.moscow 2017 on November 9th. It’s our fifth year in this amazing city and our team is really looking forward to a great event. But what makes Moscow so special? More Than Numbers It’s so much more than raw statistics, but those statistics are impressive. With 13.2 million residents […]

USA Partner Highlight: Ecwid

WHD: Describe what your company does, why you chose this focus, and who benefits from the work that you do. Ecwid is the leading omnichannel commerce platform for SMBs, and enables small businesses to sell anytime, anywhere, online or in-person from any device. Ecwid provides extensive e-commerce functionality with point-of-sale integration and native mobile apps […]

USA Partner Highlight: atmail

WHD: Describe what your company does, why you chose this focus, and who benefits from the work that you do. atmail (https://www.atmail.com/) is an email solutions company. We’ve been serving hosting service providers, as well as telecommunications, government and corporate customers across the globe since 1998, when we launched one of the very first commercial […]

USA Partner Highlight: MailChannels

WHD: Describe what your company does, why you chose this focus, and who benefits from the work that you do. MailChannels delivers the hosting industry’s email. Getting email delivered reliably is one of the top concerns of web hosts, because it so deeply affects the customer experience when things go wrong. MailChannels is the only […]

USA Partner Highlight: SiteWit

WHD: Describe what your company does, why you chose this focus, and who benefits from the work that you do. SiteWit is an all-in-one marketing platform that is used by over 1,000,000 business owners to generate leads, market their website online and understand their website visitors. In 2010, SiteWit started as an automated Pay-Per-Click Management […]

Gender Ex Machina: Handling A Hot Topic With Cool Hands

Handling A Hot Topic With Cool Hands The wounds from the “Google gender memo” are cutting deep through the media world, the social media world, and watercolor conversations everywhere. Should he have written it? Is he a “bad guy?” Is Google responding correctly? Should he have been fired? This article isn’t about any of that. […]