Why You Should Avoid Free Web Hosting

Having an online presence is almost a vital factor for every business, not just to have as a presence, but also to enhance the opportunity to sell online. For that reason, your website must be online and visible at all times which requires the use of a web host.  For this, you have the choice …

The Differences Between Web Server And Application Server

Despite being called two different things, application server and web server, these two terms are continuously mistaken for each other by website users every day. In fact, they aren’t entirely different, though they are still unique and important in their own right, which is why they must be recognised as individual components.  What is a …

Public Cloud VS Private Cloud Hosting

The use of cloud storage has significantly increased over the last few years, and there is a good reason so – it’s a highly convenient and cost-effective solution. For this reason, it has now been developed so that it is a suitable hosting option for web servers, where a wealth of hosting providers now offer …

Coronavirus / COVID-19 and catalyst2

Ensuring that all clients have continuity of service at all times is of paramount importance. We wanted to reassure you around the measures we have in place to ensure the stability of our service during this period of uncertainty. All team members have the ability to work from home. As team members are based in …

What Is The Difference Between A Web Server and Web Host?

When looking into the online industry, many terms and phrases are often thrown around without the appropriate knowledge, often leading to them becoming misconceived and mistaken for others. Going further in-depth into getting a website online, several steps need to be completed to make it possible, two of which are often confused for each other …

The Top 6 Myths About Web Hosting Exposed

Web hosting is continuously misunderstood, taken for granted and underrated for the impact it has within the technology world, after all, it’s the fundamental aspects that enable websites to be visible to millions around the world.  Despite this, there are always people in the industry looking to spread false information, which the team at catalyst2 …

How To Handle High Traffic On Your Website

You never know when your company might take off, and if your business is solely based online, you can expect a wealth of high traffic when it does. For this reason, you and your business must be prepared for that possibility, though if not, you must be fully aware of how to handle the traffic …

Google Chrome to block insecure downloads

As the battle against cybercriminals and computer viruses ramps up, Google has announced new measures to prevent downloads from non-HTTPS domains. The main aim of this Chrome development is to counterbalance some of the confusion and complacency that can trip up internet users. There is evidence that some people are lulled into a false sense …

What Is Drupal? And How Does It Work?

Every day more websites are being created and published online for different purposes and requirements. However, for this to be possible, it would have been created using a CMS platform or through a developer, with one of the most recent models being Drupal.  Short description Drupal in short terms is another content management system, similar …

Things To Keep In Mind Before Purchasing Your Domain Name

One of the most crucial aspects of having an online presence is choosing the domain name, as this is the primary link that people will use to proceed to your website. As a result, it’s vital that when it’s time to register a domain name for your website, that it’s clear, appropriate and suitable for …