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 ...
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Canadian Web Hosting Successfully Completes Annual SSAE 16 SOC 2 Audit, Demonstrating Adherence to Industry Best Practices

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Read the original post here. Canadian Web Hosting, a full service web hosting and cloud hosting provider, announced today that they have successfully completed their annual independent audit for SSAE 16 SOC 2. VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The SSAE 16 SOC 2 audit was completed for the period of August 1, 2013 through October 31, 2014 and the audit applies to Canadian Web Hosting's entire service offerings, including their dedicated server hosting, cloud computing and web hosting services.  These audits examined Canadian Web Hosting's adherence to industry best...
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Canadian Web Hosting offers Intrusion Detection and Protection through their TippingPoint Intrusion System

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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...
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New PCI data security standard in effect Jan. 1, 2015

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Many organizations have been preparing for January 1st, 2015, when version 3.0 of Payment Card Industry’s data security standard (PCI DSS) will come into effect.  PCI guidelines are very important for small and medium businesses and organizations that process credit and debit cards (whether directly or indirectly). However, meeting the data security standard doesn't necessarily mean an organization meets and maintains compliance. Businesses should stay on top by preventing intrusions with the following PCI best practices: 1. Maintain compliance for security: Businesses want to look ...
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CWH attends Startup Week Vancouver!

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Startup Week is back in Vancouver, with featured events including Devlops Day, Insights on Innovation, Techvibes Tech Fest Jobfair, Fireside Chat with Dan Martell (founder of Clarity), Vancouver Impact, and much more. (View the full schedule here.) Startup Week Vancouver  We’re excited to be attending these events that feature workshops to help startups and tech businesses. Canadian Web Hosting is a big supporter of new businesses and host for many small to big ones, many of which have been with us from the beginning of their ventures. With Canadian Web Hosting, startups can rely on exp...
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