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blinkx Video Search Engine Selects UltraDNS Managed DNS Services

World's largest and most advanced video search engine, has chosen NeuStar's UltraDNS Managed DNS Services to augment the performance, reliability, and scalability of the blinkx network infrastructure and to take advantage of NeuStar's innovative suite of traffic management services. more»

.ORG Applauds US Government on DNSSEC

.ORG applauds the US Government's decision last week to require all users of the .GOV domain to implement DNSSEC, and even more importantly, to sign the .GOV root. .ORG is the first generic Top Level Domain authorized by ICANN to implement DNSSEC, and we are hard at work putting together a comprehensive plan to roll it out. more»

nugg.ad Selects NeuStar's UltraDNS Services

nugg.ad, a German company based in Berlin that provides an application service provider (ASP) solution for predictive behavioral targeting, has chosen NeuStar's UltraDNS Managed Services to bolster the scalability and reliability of nugg.ad's DNS infrastructure. more»

On the Pressing Need for a Signed Root

Attacks on the security of the Internet have been much in the news lately, and there is an increased urgency to take the technical steps to combat these attacks. .ORG has been doing its part to lead this process by taking introductory steps to implement DNSSEC (Domain Name System Security Extensions)... In order to make DNSSEC effective, there is one additional step that is needed -- "signing the root". more»

.ORG Becomes the First Generic Top level Domain to Start DNSSEC Implementation

A request by .ORG, The Public Interest Registry to bolster Internet security via the implementation of Domain Name Security Extensions (DNSSEC) was unanimously approved by ICANN at the recent Paris meeting. As the first generic Top Level Domain authorized to implement DNSSEC, .ORG also is preparing an education and adoption plan within the Internet infrastructure community. more»

Hostway Upgrades Managed Firewall Selection and Offers 10% Off as well as Free Setup

Hostway has launched a new line of managed Cisco ASA 5500 firewall solutions for dedicated servers. Customers ordering before June 30, 2008 save 10% off the monthly fee for life, plus free setup. more»

NeuStar Provides Operational Expertise to Department of Homeland Security's 'Cyber Storm II'

NeuStar, Inc. announced today that it participated in Cyber Storm II, the largest ever multinational online security exercise, which was organized by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). more»

Hostway Rewards Early Adopters with Two Ways to Save on the New Microsoft Windows Server 2008

Hostway Corporation is among the first Web hosts to offer the new Microsoft Windows Server 2008, the most advanced Windows operating system. Customers who order before March 31, 2008 get free setup and 10% off the monthly dedicated server price for the life of their contract. more»

Hostway Announces Partnership with Alert Logic

Hostway Corporation, the global Web hosting leader, has announced that it has entered into a partnership agreement with Alert Logic, an award-winning provider of on-demand security solutions. more»

Tilana Partners With Hostway to Offer Powerful Online File Protection and Storage

Hostway will provide managed hosting services for Tilana's storage platform, including system architecture and monitoring, billing, provisioning, and customer relationship management tools. Also, Hostway is now offering Tilana's unique data management solution through its Gate.com hosting brand. more»