Why is Proper DNS Functionality Essential for Website Uptime and Performance?

Whether you are hosting your website on your own server or with a web hosting service, proper functionality of Domain Name System (DNS) is essential for ensuring uptime and performance of your website.


VMware Octopus Beta Launches

VMware Octopus sets the stage for the enterprise battles over filesharing applications.


The Disappearing SysAdmin

The future of sysadmins in an age where companies of all sizes are transitioning to the cloud and converging their infrastructure.


Uptime: Should We Be Jaded by the Statistics?

What is the difference between uptime percentages in practical terms? Is 99.999% really that much better than 99.99%?


You’re Programming in What?

A quick overview of EditPlus 3's custom syntax file feature.


How to Measure Your Website’s Performance

According to the Forrester Research, online shoppers expect web pages to load in two seconds - and at three seconds, if they still find the pages loading they will abandon the site.


Website Monitoring Services: 5 Tips on Choosing a Provider

5 tips on choosing the right website monitoring service.


iOS Mobile Advertising: Where does it go after UDID?

A brief discussion of three mobile advertising companies and their SDKs that offer alternatives to Apple's deprecated UDID.


BYOD: Surprising Results in the Enterprise

According to Good Technology Apple dominates the enterprise BYOD market. Why is that?


Is 2012 the year of HTML5?

A quick review of current browser support for HTML5 and some example websites that make the most of what is implemented so far.