See why Germany offers the best conditions for cloud computing

Recently, the Software Alliance (BSA) released its annual “Global Cloud Computing Scorecard” for 2018, citing Germany as the country with the best environment and optimal conditions for cloud computing. In the study, a total of 24 countries were compared and Germany took first place ahead of Japan and the USA. The indisputable advantages of Germany as an environment for cloud …

DRaaS – the Perfect Companion to the Cloud

Cloud Computing infrastructure has brought numerous advancements for big and small enterprises alike including cost optimization, scalability, agility and many other opportunities that enable businesses to stand out from the crowd. Introduction to DRaaS One such important aspect that is recently gaining popularity is Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS). According to Techopedia, DRaaS is defined as a “cloud computing …

Host your own Git Repositories with GitLab

In this post, I am going to demonstrate the installation of GitLab. With GitLab, we can host our own repositories at a central place with the ease of the Git features. GitLab is the first single application for all stages of the DevOps lifecycle. Only GitLab enables Concurrent DevOps, unlocking organizations from the constraints of the toolchain. GitLab provides unmatched visibility, …

Local support, low latency and better performance – all a web hosting company wants from their cloud provider

Customer Profile Perth Web Hosting (PWH) is a company that provides local hosting services, cloud services, hosted exchange and domain registration as well as design and IT support in Perth, Australia. Protected by Australian privacy laws, users’ data stays safe within the secure data center of DC West in Western Australia. The company’s commitment to looking after business and personal …

Six Aspects You Should Consider before Developing or Streaming Games in the Cloud

The Online Gaming Industry Online gaming is a multi-billion dollar industry that over the last three decades has gradually become one of the main entertainment media, comparable in revenue to the film and music industries. According to the Global Games Market Report, the global video games market will reach $137.9 Billion in 2018. In addition, with the rapid technological advancement …

Setting up a Blog Using Ghost

Ghost is a fully open source adaptable platform for building and running modern online publications. With Ghost, setting up a blog is a child’s play. It gets easier with CloudSigma’s already prepared base library OS images. To start with, I am creating a machine on CloudSigma with 5 GHz CPU and 8 GB RAM. I am naming it “Ghost-Blog” and optimizing …

Want to run successful e-business in the cloud? CloudSigma has the right mix of flexibility and performance for you

Customer Profile Based in Geneva, Swiss company Cobweb specialises in management and development of e-business projects. With a staff of just 15 people, the expertise and synergy of Cobweb’s multi-talented team have attracted more than 50 clients who have entrusted them with their consultancy, design, and development of web projects. Cobweb is the leading TYPO3 (Open Source CMS) integrator and …

Realtime Twitter Data Ingestion using Flume

With more than 330 million active users, Twitter is one of the top platforms where people like to share their thoughts. Twitter data can be used for a variety of purposes such as research, consumer insights, demographic insights and many more. Twitter data insights are especially useful for businesses as they allow for the analysis of large amounts of data …

CloudSigma partners with DextraData to deliver value-added IT services to German and Benelux customers

This summer DextraData and CloudSigma have entered into a partnership agreement to jointly drive the expansion of cloud services into the German and Benelux regions. CloudSigma Germany started operations end of 2016 and is currently expanding its network of partners in Germany. In the face of DextraData CloudSigma saw a great opportunity to offer its customers a complete range of …

Higher Flexibility & Better Customer Support: Two Reasons Why MSPs Choose to Partner with CloudSigma

Partner Profile 8080 Solutions is an American Managed Services Provider focused on a wide range of cloud & hosted infrastructure solutions. Along with its core services, the company offers consulting, migration and support, tailoring customized solutions for the specific business needs of each client. The company specializes in network architecture, system integration, web hosting, cloud and virtualization migrations. It offers …

When it Comes to Video Streaming in the Cloud, it's all about Network Performance

Customer Profile Preview Networks is a leading content distributor and syndicate for localized video content in Europe. Back in 2011 the company was experiencing tremendous growth around its marketing, aggregation and syndication platforms. With more than 300 content owners in 10 markets, the company was actively distributing more than 350 million video streams and 2.25 billion images across 2,300 media …