WHIR Networking Hits Washington, D.C. During Microsoft Inspire 2017

WHIR Networking Hits Washington, D.C. During Microsoft Inspire 2017

The WHIR returned to the nation’s capital this week for a WHIR Networking Event during the Microsoft Inspire conference, which drew 15,000 attendees from around the world. It was great to see many of our international readers and supporters from...
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Top 10 Considerations for Choosing a Hosting Billing System

Top 10 Considerations for Choosing a Hosting Billing System

Bringing you original insights from experts and marketers. The WHIR’s Industry Perspectives content allows marketers and experts to connect with an audience of hosting and cloud industry professionals through original content that is informative and useful. ...
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What Do We Lose When We Give Up The Open Internet?

What Do We Lose When We Give Up The Open Internet?

Those of us who have been using the web since the early days remember a different experience to those who grew up in the age of Facebook, Tumblr, Medium, and other publishing platforms that aim to “eat the web”. Back...
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WHIR Chicago Networking Event Recap

WHIR Chicago Networking Event Recap

by Nicole Henderson  on Thursday, June 29 2017 The WHIR was in Chicago last week for our networking event at the Rockit Bar & Grill, a very cool and spacious venue, providing the perfect atmosphere for all of our guests that made...
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DuPont Fabros: A Look at the Head-Spinning Valuation

DuPont Fabros: A Look at the Head-Spinning Valuation

So what do you get for $4,600 per rentable data center square foot? You purchase DuPont Fabros Technology Inc. (NYSE: DFT). Behemoth is the best word I can use when describing REIT Digital Realty Trust Inc., (NYSE: DLR). After all...
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Join The WHIR in Chicago June 22: RSVP Now

Join The WHIR in Chicago June 22: RSVP Now

by Nicole Henderson  on Friday, June 16 2017 Is anyone else having a hard time believing it’s already mid-June? I’m happy it is because that means it’s less than a week until we return to Chicago for a networking event for web...
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Debunking the 4 Myths of Speaking at Events

Debunking the 4 Myths of Speaking at Events

Brought to you by Data Center World Have you ever been to an industry conference (or even an internal training or presentation) and thought to yourself, “I could have done that.” Maybe you’ve thought about submitting a proposal to speak...
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Legacy IPs Are At Risk Of Hijacking By Spammers

Legacy IPs Are At Risk Of Hijacking By Spammers

Spammers are in constant need of new IP addresses for sending spam and phishing emails. But IPv4 addresses are in short supply. Spammers have various ways of getting new IP addresses to spam with, including hacking legitimate websites. But one...
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Why E-Commerce Needs A New Vision Of The Cloud

Why E-Commerce Needs A New Vision Of The Cloud

Small e-commerce stores were one of the original cloud success stories. For boutique online retail stores, Software-as-a-Service was a perfect fit. Retailers could deploy a store for their business without the headaches typically associated with building or ma...
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WHIR Networking Event New York City Recap

WHIR Networking Event New York City Recap

Cloud Computing, WHIR Events by Nicole Henderson  on Friday, May 19 2017 The WHIR hosted its second networking event in as many weeks last night in New York City at 40/40 Club. There was a great turnout and our attendees enjoyed complimentary...
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