Game dev: Beast’s Fury from concept to crowdfunding

July 28, 2014 by Sam Turner in: Web Marketing Articles

Beast’s Fury, a visually stunning 2D fighter by indie game developer Evil Dog Games, hit its crowdfunding goal on Kickstarter in June this year and is scheduled for release in 2015. iWeb will partially host the online multiplayer support for the game, and we caught up with designer Ryhan Stevens and Marco Arsenault from Evil Dog Games to talk about about their journey from concept to funding, and their plans to bring Beast’s Fury to gamers next year.

Beast's Fury Game Artwork

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Fast track your way to Sysadmin

July 22, 2014 by Sam Turner in: Web Hosting Articles

Want to make yourself stand out in the department? Need to prove yourself during an internship? Here’s the single most powerful way to make your website, application or database more robust. Save your company from lost time, revenue and business - then take the credit!SysAdmin Hero
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Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2014 – Day 1

July 14, 2014 by Eric Sarault in: Web Hosting Articles

Here we are in Washington D.C. for the 2014 edition of the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference.

This year’s vision keynote kicked off with a celebration of the winners in this year Global Impact Awards. Afterward, the clear focus on Microsoft being in a challenger mindset is shared to help us better understand how Microsoft should be perceived for 2015. The key trends identified are once again the usual suspects: Social medias, Big Data, Cloud and Devices.

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Planning a Server Migration

July 2, 2014 by Sam Turner in: Web Hosting Articles

Planning a server migration is a complex task. But it’s also an opportunity to build a scalable hosting architecture for the future. The success of a migration to your new setup is all in the planning. So read this article, and get your thoughts in order before you begin.

This article will be useful if you’re planning to move hosting platform or provider, upgrade to a more powerful dedicated server, or migrate to a more scalable cluster architecture. We’ll address the broad planning areas, and what to consider at the outset of your migration project. We won’t provide specific scripts and step-by-step instructions here, but you will find some links to other resources.

Contents:

Part one: preparing to migrate
Part two: tools and services
Part three: migration checklist

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Fantastico De Luxe for iWeb customers and resellers

July 1, 2014 by Sam Turner in: iWeb Articles

Looking for an easy way to install popular programs like Joomla, Drupal, Wordpress, Zen Cart and many more? Fantastico De Luxe provides one-click installations for both you and your web hosting customers.

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