Any company that transfers files across networks uses FTP to some extent. FTP allows users to upload, download, and delete files. You can also create, delete, and read the contents of directories.
There are some problems with using FTP, though. Anybody that knows how to sniff the packets of information you send using FTP can read passwords, commands and file contents in regular text.… Read More
If you’re using Linux, there’s a high likelihood that you depend on a database. MySQL, an Oracle developed program started in 1995, is a database management system that uses a query system.
A database system is a way to manage information.… Read More
Every day, there’s an out of control war waged online. No, it’s not the political wars you see on Twitter. Instead, it’s an arms race between criminals and those that seek to protect important information.
This war matters. In 2018, companies lost billions of dollars due to data breaches in 2018.… Read More
When looking for the best operating system for your VPS, you’ll come across CentOS and Ubuntu two of the most common options. These two are the most popular options for good reasons. Both have features that make running a VPS easier.… Read More
With 330.6 million domain names registered across top-level domains and almost 2 billion websites online, website migration is a hot topic. While it would be great if we were able to keep our first hosting provider, that isn’t always ideal.… Read More
As of January 2018, over 1.8 billion websites call the World Wide Web home. But at the time of this writing, there were more than 1.93 billion online websites, a number that continues to grow.
Of this, 237,412 are .ie domains (Ireland) registered in 2017.… Read More
What is web hosting, exactly?
It’s a term you’ve heard before, but you’re not certain how to host a website, or even what it a web host really does.
In this post, we’ll tell you the most important things that you need to know about web hosting.… Read More
Google now processes 40,000 search queries every second. That’s a daily 3.5 billion, or a yearly 1.2 trillion searches.
As a business owner, that’s an opportunity you shouldn’t miss. You want your business to be part of the search results Google delivers to its users.… Read More
There are almost 2 billion websites online today. What’s more, that number grows every second.
In the Republic of Ireland alone, there were 31,665 website registrations made in 2016. Including .ie domains (more on this later) registered outside of the island, the total count is 221,871.… Read More
The digital world expands every day and people do everything online. They order food, shop and provide sensitive information on thousands of websites…and they expect everything to be safe.
When it comes to Google, a Google SSL certificate is a must have.… Read More