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At DigiCert, Security is Mission Critical

At DigiCert, Security is Mission Critical

Interview with Jason Sabin, Chief Security Officer of Digicert

Security is a very important yet often overlooked component to online safety, especially with how easy it is to access sensitive data over bits and bytes and through vulnerabilities that have been exposed through code leaks. Jason Sabin came into his role at DigiCert, a certificate provider offering SSL, TLS, and PKI expertise, through unconventional means, but he's passionate about what he's done. It's been great to learn about his business and DigiCert's core competencies.

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Host1Plus’s Origins Come from Online Gaming

Host1Plus’s Origins Come from Online Gaming

Interview with Vincentas Grinius, CEO of Host1Plus

Host1Plus has built a reputation of being one of the most affordable and flexible hosting providers, offering a broad selection of web, reseller and VPS hosting locations worldwide. We sat down with Vincentas Grinius, the CEO and co-founder of Host1Plus to find out what keeps this company going and to discuss future plans.

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What the Future Holds for GoDaddy’s Hosting Services – Interview with Jeff King, SVP & GM Hosting, Security at GoDaddy

What the Future Holds for GoDaddy’s Hosting Services – Interview with Jeff King, SVP & GM Hosting, Security at GoDaddy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

As of January 2016, GoDaddy has more than 62 million domain names under management, making it the world's largest ICANN-accredited registrar. It serves more than 14 million customers and employs around 5,000 people. GoDaddy has to cater to so many different needs that they have a huge variety of options immediately at hand, which could lead to confusion. However, they’ve figured out how to organize their offerings expertly, resulting in an easy-to-use interface. Every part of the website – the control panel, support area, and even the site builder – has clear directions and is organized in a way that simply makes sense. We spoke with Jeff King, SVP & GM of hosting and security at GoDaddy, who helped create the consumable, product driven system they use today.

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Halon.io Provides a Scriptable SMTP Software Solution for Hosting Providers

Halon.io Provides a Scriptable SMTP Software Solution for Hosting Providers

Interview with Jonas Falck, CEO of Halon.io

Few people know email and email security as well as Jonas Falck - or that's my impression anyway. He started a business in firewalls that evolved into a full fledged SMTP software solution that meets high demand customers, and they're doing a great job in the marketplace. It was a pleasure sitting down with Jonas and learning more about the offerings by Halon.io, and I can sense his enthusiasm in really serving the needs of all of us out there who are using Halon's services behind the scenes.

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