An Introduction to Cloud Infrastructure: Part 1

Traditional data center infrastructure has always been expensive and costly to maintain. It required you to own or lease the facilities, purchase hardware, license software, and hire an IT staff to manage all of it. Some companies relied on IT outsourcing to handle some of the responsibilities, but ultimately, the capital cost and maintenance costs […]

Can I Host My Own Dedicated Server?

I’ve been running my site on a shared server for the last few years. It’s been adequate for the low volume it serves and I’ve never needed much space. Recently however, I’ve decided to put up another site and I’m not only expecting high traffic, but I’ll need other things like large amounts of space, […]