Online shopping made easy on Facebook!

Facebook has rolled out a new beta tool that features a ‘Buy’ button to select merchants within the US through Shopify. Never having to leave the site, this button allows users to purchase goods within Facebook directly from the News feed or Page. This new tool also gives users the option to save their credit card information, or to keep it as a one-time use. For users who are invited to test this new roll out, there will be a message within their Shopify account. Users can begin to manage and use their Facebook sales directly through Shopify once the Facebook sales channel is added to thei...

XCEL is delivering cloud-based IT services supported by their new partnership with us!

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XCEL and Canadian Web Hosting announce new partnership to deliver enterprise-grade cloud services to XCEL's business clients. Canadian Web Hosting, a leading provider of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Cloud Services in Canada, is focused on delivering highly secure and available enterprise-grade cloud services for their clients across Canada. Because of this, XCEL Professional Services Limited has selected Canadian Web Hosting to help them deliver VMware-based Cloud Services to their end-users across Western Canada. XCEL, a leader in delivering cost-effective IT solutions in Albert...

What is PIPEDA?!

There have been a lot of opinions, whether it has been verbal or printed, revolving around data custody and Canadian users, businesses and enterprise hoping to house data physically within Canada. This has continued to be a growing matter because data is subject to foreign laws if it is physically stored in a U.S.based cloud (i.e., The Patriot Act) and will thus fall out of Canadian protection. However, many organizations that are migrating from a U.S.-based cloud such as AWS or Google Compute wonder, “What sort of protection their data is afforded within Canadian jurisdiction?” PIPEDA stan...

We’ve integrated BitNinja with our Shared Hosting Servers to achieve a higher level of security and performance

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Canadian Web Hosting integrates new security technology giving shared hosting customers and their users a major upgrade with improved security and performance. Canadian Web Hosting, a leading provider of web hosting, cloud hosting and infrastructure services in Canada, just announced that they have upgraded the security of their shared hosting servers by integrating BitNinja, a server security system for web hosting and cloud companies. With this upgrade, their shared servers will have a higher level of security on top of their already top-tier managed web application firewall (WAF) that pr...

We just announced budget and enterprise dedicated server upgrades!

We just announced a major upgrade to our Canadian Budget and Enterprise dedicated servers - with more RAM, latest generation of processors and faster drives as a standard option. Canadian Web Hosting is a leading provider of web hosting, cloud hosting and infrastructure services in Canada, and we just announced our completed performance upgrade project for our budget dedicated servers and enterprise dedicated servers available in our Toronto, ON or Vancouver, BC compliant datacenters.  We now offer increased RAM per dedicated server to include at least 8GB of RAM for Budget Dedicated Se...