It was only recently that nearly 3,000 websites, ISPs, router vendors and hosting providers, including Midphase, enabled IPv6 on their internal data center networks, marking a major milestone in the growth of the Internet. Since IPv4 addresses are running out, or have run out in certain parts of the world, the new protocol was required [...]
Besides conserving energy, a critical goal in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and power consumption to save costs, a datacenter facility also strives to reduce noise – a complex and tricky task.
How is this possible? The new Intel Xeon Processor E5-2600 family uses the latest iteration in Intel manufacturing processes to suck as much performance as it can out of minute transistors and a new technology called Tri-gate 3D. The microarchitecture has been code named Ivy Bridge, a successor to the heralded Sandy Bridge transistor technology [...]
New does not always been better, but in this case it does. The E5-2600 product family just released by Intel has been added to the Midphase lineup and the performance gains exhibited by these dedicated server ‘beasts’ are impressive. While we have mentioned the amazing Ivy Bridge microarchitecture in previous blog posts, there are many [...]
A recent survey by the Midphase engineering team confirms that Server Uptime is the number 1 consideration when considering a dedicated server from an affordable hosting company. Generally, this requirement also goes hand-in-hand with a dedicated Service Level Agreement (SLA) which spells out specifically what website customers can expect if they sign up for a [...]
You already know that Google is rewarding websites, which load faster than others. Google has released recent data that suggests that desktop websites are still 1.5x faster than mobile sites. According to Google this is unacceptable and speed must become a critical metric when designing your site, especially for mobile. However, speed is often linked [...]
It’s time to start revving up those chainsaws – the zombie apocalypse is among us! Ok, so maybe it’s not the zombie apocalypse (as inevitable as it is), but we have unleashed our new Zombie dedicated servers onto the unsuspecting masses.
The nerds have been busy at Midphase towers. Not only have we updated our range of server hosting and server management upgrades, but we’re also running a massive 50% off promotion to celebrate. The 50% off offer is really simple and there are no hidden costs, minimum contracts, or strings attached. Simply put we’re offering [...]