Round Table Discussion: The Future of Web Hosting feat. FortressITX COO Ross
Brouse, FortressITX Dir. of Sales Brandon Hale, FortressITX Dir. of
Datacenter Operations Salvatore Poliandro and FortressITX Dir. of Marketing
Josh Ewin. Between the four is over 50 years of experience in the web hosting
industry. For anyone who is interested in web hosting, the Cloud or IT
Integration services, this is a highly informative, thought provoking must
As the FortressITX Content Coordinator, I am charged with bringing you the
best possible content available anywhere. Sometimes this means writing a
technically sound blog on Hosted PBX vs. Legacy Phone Systems, sometimes it
means posting photos of industry conferences (Ex. Cloud Expo or HostingCon)
and other times it means posting fun silly content like mini-helicopters
flying through the FortressITX hq. As the FortressIT... (more)
We love everything we do. We love providing you with the best Dedicated
Hosting services available on the market today. However as much as we love
doing this, and we do love doing this, sometimes we have to stop and count
our blessings. This is one of those times. To everyone over at Sys-Con Media,
thank you so much.
A few months ago, as you might remember, the FortressITX family of brands hit
Cloud Expo NYC in a big way. We became heavily involved in the #CloudExpo
social media game, did some interviews with industry publications like
Sys-Con on the current state of the Cloud, ... (more)
Every month major corporate and governmental sites across the world are
hacked for various reasons: faulty security protocols, badly
administered firewalls, vulnerability to malware etc. The truth of the
matter is as business owner your sensitive data, be it financial figures or
customer invoices, is not safe behind your current security measures.
Moreover, the data backups which you perform (you do regularly backup your
data, don’t you?), even though they are most likely stored on an external
password protected hard drive, are not taking place often enough nor ar... (more)
This is a question we get a lot. In the web hosting industry, most customers
know they need some variation of web hosting technology to power their
company website, professional blog or ecommerce site. However, although most
consumers and small to medium sized businesses understand they need web
hosting services, they are rarely sure of the particular details involved
with picking their web hosting needs, i.e., if they should utilize shared
hosting, virtual private servers (VPS), managed hosting or dedicated servers.
Due to this confusion, we are going to take the time to explain... (more)
As promised in an early post, here is the link to the full video interview
between CEO of FortressITX Jason Silverglate and President of Sys-Con Media
Jeremy Geelan (@jg21). Due to noise in the background, below you can find a
full transcription of the interview.
Sys-Con Interview with Jeremy Geelan @CloudExpo
Jeremy Geelan (Sys-Con): This is Jeremy Geelan for Sys-Con TV we’re here at
10th Cloud Expo, 10th Cloud Expo New York as is Jason Silverglate. Thank you
for joining us Jason.
Jason Silverglate (FortressITX): Well you’re welcome Jeremy.
JG: We are pleased to s... (more)