Rochen Insights

The latest news from Rochen and the hosting industry.

COVID-19 Statement

Like many concerned people and other organizations around the world Rochen has been monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak (commonly called the “Coronavirus”) closely. At this time Rochen does not expect any impact to our operations as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. Rochen is certainly fortunate that we are at a lower risk of disruption to […]

March 13, 2020

Introducing our new shared hosting platform

Rochen recently introduced our new and innovative shared hosting platform – Premium Web Hosting. It is available in both our US and UK facilities. The new platform has been developed over many months and its architecture has been built with performance, security, and reliability in mind. It differs greatly from many traditional shared hosting offerings. […]

March 10, 2015

Season’s Greetings

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. […]

December 24, 2014

Optimizing your PHP Scripts with Xdebug’s Profiler

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 […]

April 23, 2014

Crawlers eating your bandwidth?

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 […]

April 16, 2014

Security Statement on OpenSSL “Heartbleed Bug”

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 […]

April 9, 2014

Rochen Customer Spotlight – PICnet 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 […]

January 22, 2014

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