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ReliableSite Expands Global Network with Data Center in Los Angeles

Dedicated hosting provider ReliableSite expands its hosting reach with a data center in Los Angeles, California. It is the company’s third data center in the United States. ReliableSite’s decision to expand in Los Angeles was made to fill a need for dedicated servers on the U.S. West Coast. Los Angeles is a well-known hub for the hosting market, as it offers direct connectivity and low latency to many areas of the world. In addition to expanding hosting in the U.S., this location will provide reliable routes between the U.S. and countries in the Asia-Pacific area, including China and Australia.   “We are happy to announce that ReliableSite is expanding to another data center that has always been in demand for our customers,” said Radic Davydov, founder and CEO of ReliableSite. “We look forward to offering our premium network and respected service in more places than ever." NOT-SO-STANDARD HOSTING ReliableSite dedicated

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ReliableSite Upgrades Network, Increases DDoS Protection

ReliableSite has completed major changes to its network with the addition of Telia Carrier and replacement of network hardware. We will also now offer a standard 20 Gbps of DDoS protection to all of its dedicated server customers. The addition of Telia will improve ReliableSite’s network performance and reduce latency across its data centers. Upgraded network hardware ensures greater stability as well. With thousands of customers in data centers across the continental United States, ReliableSite is committed to having completely redundant service at every location. This brings its New York City metro, Miami, and Los Angeles locations up to a half dozen premium upstream providers. “We strive to provide the best service in the industry,” said Radic Davydov, founder and CEO of ReliableSite. “Constantly improving our network is a priority, and as all of our data centers are carrier neutral, we can do that with the best carriers for our

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3 Ways a Dedicated Server Can Benefit Your Business Blog

  Launching and maintaining a blog can be a great way to boost business, as well as improve your business website's SEO rankings. Still, it's important that your business blog have its own dedicated hosting, just like your website does. While it may be tempting to use free hosting services for your blog, you'll be better served by having your own dedicated hosting. Fortunately, ReliableSite offers a variety of dedicated server options to suit your needs. And of course, if you already have hosting through us for your website, you can add your blog to your existing hosting services or upgrade your bandwidth/storage needs to accommodate your blog as needed. Still not convinced that your business blog needs its own hosting? Consider a few of the many ways in which dedicated hosting can benefit your business blog. Added Peace of Mind With Security You might not think a business blog

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4 Reasons to Consider an Unmetered Dedicated Server

When it comes to dedicated hosting, you have seemingly endless options to consider. From selecting how much bandwidth you need to deciding on the storage type that's right for you, there are a lot of decisions that need to be made when selecting your ideal hosting package. Fortunately, with Reliablesite, we're always here to assist you in making the right decisions and we allow our clients to fully customize their hosting needs at any time. In addition to full customization, we're also proud to offer unmetered dedicated servers, which provide hosting with no limitations on your monthly bandwidth usage. Often times, this type of hosting ends up being the ideal option for gamers and website owners whose bandwidth requirements can be unpredictable. By choosing unmetered hosting, you can save a lot of money and enjoy a number of additional benefits in the process. Better Flexibility and Freedom First of all, when you

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Here’s Why the Location of Your Dedicated Server’s Data Network Matters

When you're shopping around for hosting—whether it's for a website, blog, eCommerce store, or even for gaming—there's no denying the fact that speed matters. However, what many people fail to realize as they shop for a dedicated server is that the specific location of the hosting company's data centers can have a direct impact on their server speed. At ReliableSite, we have three prime data center locations in Miami, Florida, New York City and Los Angeles, California. This allows us to provide low latency to several locations worldwide and a better overall experience, no matter what you're using our hosting for. Understanding Location and Latency So how does location affect latency, and what, exactly, does latency have to do with speed? For starters, latency essentially refers to the amount of lag time that takes place between when you initiate a request for data transfer and when the transfer actually occurs.

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Reselling a Dedicated Server: What You Need to Know

Thinking about getting into the world of reselling dedicated server hosting? If so, then ReliableSite has some great options for you. Reselling dedicated hosting can be a great way to bring in some additional income for your business. Not to mention, when you use our dedicated server reseller program, you'll enjoy a number of perks for yourself as well. It's truly a win-win for all involved! Benefits of Reselling a Dedicated Server There are numerous benefits to reselling a dedicated server. The biggest benefit for a business owner or entrepreneur is that it allows you to start a business at a low cost. There is little investment on your part compared to starting your own dedicated hosting company. This cost savings can also be passed on to your customers. And with a dedicated hosting reseller program, you'll enjoy the benefits of being able to "break down" your current hosting so you can allocate

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Understanding Potential Drawbacks of Shared Hosting Plans

If you're thinking about using a shared hosting plan for your next website, blog, or eCommerce shop, you may want to think again. Often times, people will turn towards shared hosting as a budget-friendly solution, but what they don't realize is that they could be setting their websites up for a number of problems. Not to mention, when you select the right hosting company, your own dedicated server is more of a value for the price over shared hosting. Before you spend your hard-earned money on a shared hosting package, be sure to explore the potential drawbacks that come along with it. Lack of Features Shared hosting may be one of the cheapest solutions out there, but the lack of features and customization options associated with these plans can really affect the quality of your website, app or other business. This can affect your user experience and make people less likely to

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Reseller Hosting: Is It Right for You?

  Interested in saving on your hosting services? Want to help others in need of hosting services for offering premium servers at competitive pricing? If so, then ReliableSite’s white label reseller program might be the perfect avenue for you or your business. Through our dedicated server reseller program, you can enjoy a number of benefits, including a percent discount on your purchases and services! What Is Reseller Hosting? Essentially, reseller hosting refers to a large allocation of hosting space that can be broken down into multiple accounts at your discretion and sold to other users in need. This can be a great option for web designers, who are often already working with clients who will need hosting as part of getting their website up and running. By being able to offer your clients design and hosting services in one convenient place, everybody benefits. Of course, you can also use your server space for

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Top 4 Ways to Save on Your Dedicated Server Costs

For many businesses, having a dedicated server is more than worth the cost. Still, any successful business owner will take measures to reduce operating costs as much as possible. If you’re looking for ways to save money on your dedicated server expenses, there are a few simple yet effective tips that can yield some pretty impressive savings without sacrificing hosting quality in the process. Understand Your Needs It helps to begin with a clear understanding of your dedicated server needs. Specifically, now is a good time to re-assess the amount of bandwidth you need, as well as memory and processor speeds. If you’re currently paying for more than you realistically need, it may be time to downgrade your hosting to save yourself some money. Even a small monthly savings can add up significantly over the course of the year. Consider an Unmanaged Server Currently paying for a managed server? If

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5 Questions to Ask Before Choosing a Dedicated Server

  So, you've decided that it's time to upgrade from your web-hosting package to a dedicated server as a means of making your life easier and your hosting more reliable. Still, before you select a hosting package, there are some important questions you'll want to ask. Your answers to these questions will help guide you toward making the right decision when it comes to your hosting purchase. What Do I Need a Dedicated Server For? Start by answering the most basic question: What will you be using your server for? Typically, most people will need dedicated hosting for one of two reasons. They either need a reliable server host for a business website, or they're into online gaming and have decided to purchase a dedicated hosting package for their gaming needs. How Much Bandwidth Do I Need? Because hosting packages can vary in terms of their bandwidth, you'll also want

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