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Dissecting web site attacks: What you should know.

The Internet has become a money making machine for many people. We’re really happy to see this as it’s allowed many of our customers to become successful. A customer with a successful web business is bound to be a...

Long time hoster, first time caller.

As a company, one of the largest expenses we’ve got is payroll. And the largest team within the company? Technical support. Faced with those two facts it’s easy to see why so many hosting companies choose to...

OSCon! Oh, it’s ON.

Next week we’ll be attending the Open Source convention by which all others are measured: O’Reilly’s OSCON 2011. The OSCON schedule is extensive and, quite frankly, a little overwhelming! DreamHost’s...

Kernel vs FUSE

Not too long ago the almighty keeper of the Linux kernel, Linus Torvalds, referred to FUSE (File System in Userspace) implementations as “toys”. Read his comments and you’ll see – he doesn’t pull...

Announcing ECommerce from CafeCommerce!

Setting up an online storefront has always been a bit of a confusing mess. If you didn’t know exactly what you were doing going into the process you could easily spend weeks learning how to manage inventory, accept credit...

Return of the Dedi

    A long time ago in a data center not so far, far away…           We are proud to announce (again) the re-launch of our Dedicated Server product line.  It has been about five years since...