One Decision, Countless Benefits – Partner Spotlight on ZNetLive

Sometimes, a seemingly small decision can lead to benefits larger than you’d ever expect. For ZNetLive, India’s second-largest web hosting company, that game-changing decision was to offer Plesk 12 as their default control panel.

Posted on June 24, 2015 and filed under Partners & Customers.

The Odin Book Club – What We’re Reading

From Bill Gates to Buzzfeed, there is no shortage of summer reading lists. But that’s not going to stop us from joining the fun and sharing a few suggestions of our own. In addition to being thinkers and innovators, Odin team members also enjoy thought-provoking books every now and then. Besides, who doesn’t love getting lost in a good book, when promises of “just one more chapter” turn into a night lost to turning pages?

Posted on June 12, 2015 and filed under Industry & Market Insights.

OpenStack Summit 2015 Recap

The heavy focus on container technology at OpenStack Summit 2015 last week gave service providers a great chance to learn more about how container-based virtualization can help their businesses.

Recognizing how the virtualization and cloud marketplace is drifting away from using on-premise virtual machines in favor of hosted containers, visionary service providers and resellers were dialed in to learning more about adopting container virtualization.

Posted on May 28, 2015 and filed under Events.

WHD.usa 2015 Wrap-up

Last week, the first ever WHD.usa event took place in Seven Springs, a mountain resort outside of Pittsburgh, PA. For the record, Seven Springs is not 1:35 from the airport, but rather more than two hours by bus. However, the conference itself was worth it. WHD made it easy, the bus trip was quite nice for networking and catching up.

Posted on May 27, 2015 and filed under Events.

The Death of the Free Trial Offer?

Whether available for one week, one month, or even longer, free trials have traditionally been known as a helpful tool to encourage customers to ultimately purchase services in order to unlock additional functionality or continue accessing features. Right? Maybe.

Posted on May 26, 2015 and filed under Industry & Market Insights.