Rochen Insights

Season’s Greetings

Published on December 24, 2014 | Posted in Web Hosting

I would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our customers and friends a Happy Holidays and a prosperous New Year. Rochen has several exciting announcements to make in early 2015 including the launch of our new branding and website. This is the first branding update we have done in over 10 years. […]

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Hello? Why can’t I call you?

Published on May 1, 2014 | Posted in Web Hosting

Often times we get asked about ‘why’ does Rochen only use a ticket based support system? To understand that, it’s important to step back and take a quick look behind the scenes as to what happens in a typical support transaction. Value Rochen looks in detail at every step of our operation, in order to […]

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Optimizing your PHP Scripts with Xdebug’s Profiler

Published on April 23, 2014 | Posted in Web Hosting

Often times, website owners will find that their site running slow or their host will inform them they are using too many resources, tracking down the root cause can be a tough task.  While many factors could be in play, chances are it is a poorly written script. This can be a difficult thing to […]

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Crawlers eating your bandwidth?

Published on April 16, 2014 | Posted in Web Hosting

The Internet is a active landscape with something going on all the time. Often times you hope the visitors are those seeking what your site offers, but sometimes it’s the search engine ‘bots’ crawling your site.  These bots can and do consume quite a bit of your website hosting bandwidth and CPU power resources. Bot’s […]

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Security Statement on OpenSSL “Heartbleed Bug”

Published on April 9, 2014 | Posted in Security, Web Hosting

Earlier this week a vulnerability with the OpenSSL cryptographic software library was publicly disclosed. This vulnerability is officially being referred to as “CVE-2014-0160” and being widely referred to in the media as the “Heartbleed Bug”. OpenSSL is very widely installed including on many servers here at Rochen. An article in The New York Times estimates […]

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Rochen Customer Spotlight – PICnet

Published on January 22, 2014 | Posted in Customer Spotlight, Web Hosting has the very good fortune of being the host to many amazing companies who provide all types of services and products to their customers.  In today’s blog post, we highlight one such company whose focus is solely in a unique space, that being supporting non-profit organizations. If you’ve ever been involved in a […]

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Hack Prevention is better than Hack Clean up

Published on January 9, 2014 | Posted in Web Hosting

Web Security is not one time event. It’s not even an “extension” or “plugin” installed on your site. Security is an ongoing practice, one that requires your active attention. Preventing a site from being hacked is, not easy, but cleaning up a hacked site is harder. Clearly the path of least resistance is prevention and not the […]

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Rochen at the Joomla! World Conference

Published on November 18, 2013 | Posted in Joomla, Joomla Events, Joomla! World Conference, JWC, Web Hosting

Last weekend five Rochen colleagues from around North America, including our CEO Chris Adams, CTO Ben Johnson, our Enterprise Solutions Group Leader Tom Canavan, Support Staff member Mike Hamanaka, and myself, had the pleasure of attending the Joomla! World Conference  in Boston. What is Joomla! World Conference? JWC is a gathering together of like minded Joomla! […]

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Rochen answers the challenge of true cloud hosting

Published on November 12, 2013 | Posted in Enterprise Solutions Group, Managed Cloud Servers, Web Hosting

Cloud Computing Hosting and Servers are gaining traction with small and medium business at a breakneck pace. Every day, we are sold on the idea of lower cost, better up-time, ease of implementation and more. However, most people are unaware what a true cloud really is and consequently they may end up choosing a CINO […]

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Are You a Rochen Affiliate Yet?

Published on October 29, 2013 | Posted in Affilate Program, Customer Appreciation, Joomla, Web Hosting

Rochen has been in business for over a decade and over the years we’ve built a solid foundation and customer base that can be attributed to our lightning fast hosting infrastructure, our exclusive features such as Rochen Vault and Joomla! Utilities, our 24/7 customer technical support and also our contributions to the open source world, […]

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