CloudLinux launches RHEL clone AlmaLinux

CentOS Linux’s parent company, Red Hat, caused consternation among many users recently when they announced they would be shifting focus away from CentOS Linux in favour of focussing on CentOS Stream. Shortly after the announcement, CentOS co-founder, Gregory Kurtzer, confirmed he was launching a clone of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, the distro that CentOS was …

IT Solutions That You Didn’t Realise You Needed

If a company wants to achieve prolonged and sustainable success in the modern age, the chances are that it needs to try and incorporate a technical element into their set-up. Since the invention of the computer, corporations have drastically altered the way in which they go about their daily business – the reason for this …

Misconceptions About Web Hosting That Need To Be Dispelled

In times gone by, the world of web hosting was one that was regarded as being mysterious and difficult to navigate, unless you had been provided with the necessary training. This has led to many people, especially those who are not particularly tech-savvy, to be somewhat sceptical of the importance of enlisting the help of …

What are NVMe drives, and should your server use one?

The biggest upgrade you can make to any computer is faster storage. One of the easiest ways to do this is by investing in an NVMe drive. But what exactly is an NVMe drive? And why should you consider purchasing one? Here’s everything you need to know. What are NVMe drives? An NVMe, or non-volatile …

Top ten tips for video calling whilst you work from home

The need for social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic has meant that as many as one in four of us now work remotely. Of course, the need to communicate effectively is still incredibly crucial, and video conferencing has played a vital role in ensuring working teams are all on the same page – even when …

What Questions Should You Ask A Prospective Hosting Company?

The process of trying to find the perfect website hosting company is one which is often drawn out and tiresome. There are various factors which you need to look out for, and it is rare to find one which incorporates all of the elements that you need. Not only this, but all of the firms …

The Hosting Options That Everyone Is Talking About In 2021

It is the start of a new year, and with that comes a renewed desire for companies to push on and improve the amount of success that they are privy to. Some believe that the best way to make this a reality is to upgrade their existing operating systems, so that their technical capabilities are …

Why Have Disaster Recovery Services Seen Their Popularity Soar?

The world of online operations is incredibly complex, and this should come as no surprise – there are various moving parts, and for things to be working smoothly, they all need to align. Whilst, for the majority of the time, operations take care of themselves, it is not impossible for things to go awry. Over …

Cloud Hosting – The Solution Of The Future?

For those of you that are experienced website builders, it will come as no surprise to hear that getting your page online is not as simple as clicking a button. There are various processes which have to be taken care of in order for a successful outcome to come to fruition. Web hosting companies are …

Which Server Solution Is Best For High-Traffic Websites?

When you come to catalyst2, you have the opportunity to collaborate with a company that, thanks to twenty years of experience, has a keen understanding of this particular field. Being providers of top-tier UK dedicated servers means that unlike some of the other data centres in the country, we can offer insightful advice on the …