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December 12, 2012
Dallas, Texas – December 12, 2012 – Secure cloud hosting provider, FireHost, today announced that CEO and founder, Chris Drake, has been honored by the University of North Texas (UNT) as a 2013 Distinguished Young Alumni Award recipient. The award was created in 2011 to recognize alumni under the age of 40 for distinguished career […]
December 01, 2012
FireHost mentioned in Neovise Cloud Predictions and Trends for 2013. Another cloud provider, FireHost, is an innovator in the security space. They include capabilities such as hardened operating systems, vetted security patches, managed antivirus and a logging service which allows cloud customers to review what sort of attacks may have been attempted on their services – […]
September 01, 2012
FireHost one of 42 i2Coalition Founding Members Today, the Internet Infrastructure Coalition (i2Coalition) marked its official launch with a video announcing the group’s formation from i2Coalition co-founder and Board Chair Christian Dawson. With 42 current member companies, i2Coalition is comprised of key players representing global and U.S. Internet infrastructure providers and related tech firms.
August 01, 2012
FireHost has partnered with DNS hosting specialist Dyn and fully integrated the service with FireHost’s platform. Dyn has a global network of 17 PoPs on five continents. It basically acts as a traffic cop for FireHost, it routes DNS requests to the most optimal node on its network.
August 01, 2012
FireHost landed a new customer for its UK-based data centre. The new customer is Mind Candy, based in Shoreditch, UK. Mind Candy is a children’s entertainment company. Mind Candy moved its e-commerce infrastructure to FireHost.
June 01, 2012
FireHost has disclosed impressive growth rates to us over the last few quarters. In our last quarterly report, for example, we noted how FireHost grew over 30% q/q and nearly 200% y/y (the percentages are high due to FireHost’s relatively small size and the positive impact of some larger customer wins).