We volunteered at the annual UGM BBQ!

A few blog posts ago, we mentioned that we were sponsoring Union Gospel Mission (UGM) for their annual Downtown Eastside BBQ that took place this past weekend, July 18th, 2015. Here is a little re-cap of the day!                     Five members of the Canadian Web Hosting team arrived at the local Oppenheimer Park in the morning to assist the staff with set up and preparation of food. UGM was prepared to serve 5,000 meals between 11:00AM – 3:30PM. Each meal that were to be handed out would include a burg...

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...

CA Cloud, Announces the Public Availability of On-Demand OpenStack Private Cloud Hosting Plans with Easy Upgrades, Guaranteed Availability and Performance

Vancouver, British Columbia (PRNewswire) Feb. 10, 2015 CA Cloud, a cloud by Canadian Web Hosting Company, announced the general release of their Private Cloud Hosting solutions to now include On-Demand OpenStack Private Clouds, and these new plans are available in certified Canadian data centres in Vancouver, BC or Toronto, ON. CA Cloud's new plans are focused on giving customers the ability to order, deploy and have access to a turnkey private OpenStack implementation in Canada where you only pay for what you need with no vendor lock-in. The available plans include options that start with ...

Canadian Web Hosting offers Intrusion Detection and Protection through their TippingPoint Intrusion System

As a hosting company, one of our biggest and most serious threats is an unauthorized access into our networks. These threats are caused by intruders and viruses – the two most serious issues in our industry. Intruders who do not have authorized access to a system will probably need to penetrate a system and gather information on a user to access data, programs, and resources. Intruders may also attempt to launch an attack after compromising a system. Intrusions can vary in severity. Some examples of intrusions include: gaining email access of former employees, guessing/cracking passwords...