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Why isn’t everyone using IPv6 yet?

IPv6 is the most recent version of the Internet Protocol. It is able to identify devices that use the internet in order for communication to work. You can compare it to the street address and zip code you need in order to send a letter to someone. Due to the massive

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IPv4 vs IPv6: The Key Differences Explained

We all know that we are running out of IPv4 addresses. Therefore, the IETF developed Internet Protocol version 6.  To accommodate the growing worldwide demand, this new generation of IP has a significantly bigger address capacity than IPv4. However, there are many more differences between the two Internet Protocol Versions. Let’s

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What is IPv6?

IPv6 is a technical term that is used quite frequently regarding cybersecurity, VPNs, and hosting. They play a big part in online computing and it’s important to have an understanding of what it is, how it works, and why it’s so important. In this blog, we’ll explain everything you need to

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The difference between SSD Hosting and HDD Hosting

Historically, most hosting companies used hard disk drives (HDDs) to store data. They are known for being able to store large amounts of data for an affordable price. However, nowadays more and more servers use solid state drives (SSDs). They’re especially common in dedicated and VPS hosting packages. Most hosting providers

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10 things consider when choosing a web hosting provider

Great, you’ve finally decided to take your business online with your own website! You’ve probably also read that you need to find a reliable web hosting company. There are plenty of web hosting providers out there. To help you choose the right hosting company for you, we’ve put together the most

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Why you should have your own dedicated IP address

Sometimes, making sense of all the features offered by hosting providers can be a little difficult. One thing you might come across whilst looking for the right host is dedicated IP hosting. You might be wondering if it’s necessary, what the benefits are, and if you really need a dedicated IP

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Which Web Hosting Is Best For Small Businesses?

Are you ready to take your business online with a website or an e-commerce solution? Then you’ve probably come across several hosting providers and hosting plans. We totally understand that hosting can seem like an enormous headache at first. It can be extremely difficult to know what kind of web hosting

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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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