Hybrid hosting was born out of the necessity for customized IT solutions to solve client security, hardware, and compatibility challenges. As the name implies, hybrid hosting can take many forms. For OnRamp’s customers, hybrid hosting combines our colocation services with managed hosting or private cloud computing functions to provide both flexibility and security to their IT […]

More and more IT managers are continuing to turn to colocation for their company’s server needs. Some companies might assume that colocating their servers is pointless extra work, but for many, colocation means having more control, less costs, and tighter security. By renting space in a colocation provider’s data center, companies get the benefits of: […]

The Cloud Computing Association (CCA) and the Distributed Computing Industry Association (DCIA) co-host the Cloud Developers Summit & Expo (CDSE: 2014) in Austin, Texas on October 1st and 2nd. Bringing together hundreds of individuals representing storage, networking, applications, integration and aggregation sectors of the cloud computing industry, the event will provide over 60 sessions, panels […]

Does your business differentiate between disaster recovery and business continuity? Knowing which is which could mean the difference between lost business and a fully-maintained bottom line. Small businesses and large corporations alike should prepare for contingencies that could cause outages or loss of data. If a natural disaster, gross human error, or hardware malfunction were […]

IT has come a long way in recent years. Advancements in technology have given way to dynamic infrastructures, developers’ choices in coding languages and configurations have expanded, and a general increase in flexibility has led to enormous growth in the kinds of apps and software being developed and offered commercially. With cloud computing still skyrocketing […]

Plenty of data centers offer hybrid hosting; but as it turns out, not all hybrid hosting solutions are created equal. So what makes OnRamp’s hybrid hosting solutions unique? At OnRamp, hybrid hosting is available as 2 different solution combinations: colocation combined with private cloud; and colocation combined with managed services. Both combinations offer customers plenty […]

If you’ve been deciding between shared vs. dedicated hosting or even wondering if you should opt for hosting at all, you’re likely assessing your business’s IT needs. Maybe you want to make the switch to cloud computing; maybe you need something better than a one-size-fits-all approach to an IT environment; or maybe you’re considering an […]