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What is a proxy server?

If you’ve ever used a device in a school, company, or any other organization, chances are high that you used a proxy server. But what is a proxy server? In this blog we define what they are, explain how they work, and show you what you can expect. What is a

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Hostio Solutions is an official Plesk Partner

Hostio Solutions is happy to announce that we have partnered with Plesk to provide its leading tool for managing your cloud. Because of our partnership with Plesk, you can now purchase a Plesk license for your VPS and dedicated server. Do you prefer to outsource it? Then we also offer a

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Why do we call our data traffic “premium”?

Hostio Solutions calls its data traffic “premium”. This article explains why. 1. We have a redundant core network If we carry out planned maintenance, you will hardly notice this because the other core router will take over the traffic. If a failure occurs, the other core router will handle all traffic

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We will soon launch our new cloud platform with Solus.io!

Hostio Solutions will be the first hosting provider that is going to offer Solus.io on a large scale. We’re working hard with Solus.io to prepare the product so that we can offer our brand new cloud platform as soon as possible.   In recent years we have been using SolusVM for

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The Pros and Cons of VPNs

You’ve probably heard about VPNs, also known as Virtual Private Networks. They are more popular than ever. However, not everyone is aware of what a VPN can offer them. That’s why today we’re going to talk about the real pros and cons of having a VPN. With that information in mind,

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What You Need To Know About IPv4 In 2020

Experts predicted IPv4 exhaustion years ago. Every device that can connect to the internet needs an IP address. An IP address acts as an identifier and allows you to communicate. However, IPv4 addresses have a limited design. Therefore, we already knew decades ago that IPv4 addresses are not infinite. With the

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Do not miss this limited server offer!

Hostio Solutions (a label of Access2.IT Group B.V.) has been offering a high performance and stable VPS platform in the Netherlands since 2006. We offer Webhosting, Dedicated Servers, Virtual Servers, IPv4 & IPv6 Lease/Rent, and Remote Hands. Since the beginning, our goal has been to provide hosting and servers with personal

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Self-hosted vs. Hosted For eCommerce Platforms

Nowadays online retailers can set up an online store in a matter of hours. They can choose to self-host or use a hosted platform. Both provide the basics of eCommerce businesses: a content management system, a connection to the internet, a basket, and product pages. Other than this, self-hosted and hosted

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6 tips on how to secure your email server

We all know that emails that move across your server can contain highly sensitive data. Therefore, having your email server hacked has a lot of risks, each having a different impact: When spam lands in your subscribers’ inboxes it can cause a lot of complaints against your domains and IP addresses.

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