General Information

All About Applied Innovations’ State-of-the-Art Secure Network and Datacenters

Our infrastructure promises maximum reliability, security and performance. At Applied Innovations, we have constructed our entire infrastructure to deliver maximum reliability, security and performance. We set our standards far above the industry accepted minimums because that differentiates us from our competitors. To feel confident in your choice of web hosting partner, you need to know…

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Basic Tips for a Secure Cloud Hosting

Moving to the cloud. It seems like everyone’s doing it. So it must be safe and secure, right? With any type of server, security should be a priority and when moving to the cloud there are a few things to note to make sure you’re as secure as possible. Choosing Cloud Products Virtualization software.  By…

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Password Security 101

We understand that most of our clients are business-oriented and not security-focused, and so many don’t realize the true implications of a password compromise. For example, a client recently asked us to reset a password for one of their user’s email accounts and provided us with a very weak password to use (in fact, the…

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What’s all this SOPA GoDaddy mess about anyway?

I’m sure by now you’ve heard about how the Internet community is in an uproar and ‘revolting’ against GoDaddy, the largest domain registrar on the Internet because they initially came out in favor of the SOPA legislation, only to retract that support because of the stance of the Internet community (you can read about this…

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AppliedI Announces 2011 Giving Innovations Calendar

The community has spoken! We asked you who we should support in 2011, and we listened. Here’s the 2011 Giving Innovations Corporate Responsibility Program Calendar. January – Habitat for Humanity February – American Heart Association March – Make a Wish Foundation April – amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research May – Boys & Girls Clubs…

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Easy Scalability and Reliability

We get to implement a lot of great technology at Applied Innovations that helps our customers drive their bottom line and increase revenues.  One such example that’s been a favorite of mine is the Application Request Routing (ARR) module for IIS 7.  In short, ARR is a high quality, cost effective load balancing solution that…

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7 Elements of a Sizzling Site

Does your website sizzle or fizzle? Do you convert visitors into customers, leads, readers, followers, members or donors? Or do visitors abandon your site in search of something… well… BETTER? Whether you have a simple brochure site or a complex ecommerce storefront or anything in between, you need your website to WORK for you. Here…

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Retiring PHP4 support on new servers

The PHP 4 End-of-Life Announcement was nearly three years ago but Appliedi.net has continued to offer it because some of our customers are still running legacy applications that require it. However, we will no longer be deploying PHP 4 to new servers moving forward. We want to encourage our customers to start migrating those legacy…

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Stay Up To Date: Bookmark status.appliedi.net

At Applied Innovations, we’re constantly expanding and improving our network performance and reliability. We want to keep our customers informed, so we’ve made it easy for you to stay current with everything going on behind the scenes by creating a designated network status portal at http://status.appliedi.net. You’ll want to bookmark this address, since this should…

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ASP.Net 4.0 Support on Dedicated and VPS plans.

Applied Innovations is delighted to announce support for .Net 4.0 on all our Dedicated and VPS Hosting plans. A few of the highlights of ASP.Net 4.0: With ASP.Net 4, WebForms controls now render clean, semantically-correct and CSS-friendly HTML markup. Built-in URL routing functionality allows you to expose clean, search engine-friendly URLs for increased traffic to…

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