cPanel & WHM

cPanel & WHM

If you’re already in the web space, you’re familiar with control panels (cPanel) and web host managers (WHM). But before we get into the benefits of getting yours from Cloud.co.za, let’s do a quick refresher for the uninitiated. When you drive a car, you have a dashboard with all your controls. Fuel gauges, speedometers, air […]

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Flexible solutions to suit small businesses

Flexible solutions to suit small businesses

Are there ever times when staying small beats going big? Your overall revenues are limited, but there are certainly benefits to curtailing expansion. For example: Your overheads are lower. You have closer ties to your staff. You can retain control. Your profit margins are higher. You have more flexibility in general. Fortunately, the modern eSpace […]

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How to keep critical databases highly available in the Cloud

How to keep critical databases highly available in the Cloud

At Cloud.co.za we can show you how to keep critical databases highly available in the cloud. Highly available and stored in the cloud may seem contradictory. However, IT technicians are recommending cloud storage because new technologies allow for immediate availability. Quick access is necessary throughout the day for things such as reports, billing and processing […]

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Using Cloud.co.za to start your own Hosting Company

Using Cloud.co.za to start your own Hosting Company

Using Cloud.co.za to start your own hosting company is a wise choice. If you’re already using our servers for your own website, then you’re familiar with our technologies and services. If you want to expand to host other South African websites both you and they should own your domain. We use Enterprise hardware because we […]

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What’s the difference between VPS hosting and Cloud Server hosting?

What’s the difference between VPS hosting and Cloud Server hosting?

Understanding the difference can make all the difference! With people constantly using the terms VPS hosting and cloud server hosting, it’s easy to feel a little out of your depth. The terms are sometimes used interchangeably, but they are not the same thing. Though the differences may seem minor, they make a huge difference to […]

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How to successfully host your business online

How to successfully host your business online

Some studies suggest we spend 10 hours a day online, which is more than we spend asleep! Still, despite our addiction to the internet, many of us feel lost when we try to use it for business. So … what exactly do you need to establish, operate, and sustain your online enterprise? Branded social media […]

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Why use Cloud and VPS servers

Why use Cloud and VPS servers

When you’re running a business online (or supplementing your offline enterprise via website), you have two hosting options: self-hosted and outsourced. The outsourced version is further sub-divided into cloud and VPS. The differences are in ‘physicality’ and storage. With VPS, you get your own dedicated segment of a larger server, but on a cost-share basis. […]

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Moving to the Cloud Hosting, what to know

Moving to the Cloud Hosting, what to know

Moving to the cloud is a popular yet daunting step for most businesses. The cloud allows companies to redefine their back-end architectures by placing them in virtual environments. Here, their servers, databases, application software and more can be accessed remotely, without the need for physical server hardware or storage of their own. The cloud can […]

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VPS vs. Cloud Hosting for your new website?

VPS vs. Cloud Hosting for your new website?

Why are you building a website? Chances are somebody said you need one, so you may be completely green regarding the subject. Let’s start with the basics. You need a domain. That’s your .com or your .co.za. Think of it this way: when someone wants to visit your house, you give them directions, a street […]

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Guide to Cloud Performance Monitoring and Optimisation Tools

Guide to Cloud Performance Monitoring and Optimisation Tools

When it comes to cloud performance, you’ll hear a lot about the importance of analytics, but you don’t always get advice on what metrics you should keep an eye on (and how). You may also hear that cloud solutions are comprehensive, and that they solve everything. That doesn’t mean your input isn’t needed. You still […]

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