The Webscale Blog

The latest news and opinions surrounding the world of ecommerce

Hackers are Smart. How to Be Smarter?
  • By Andrew Humber |

Hackers are Smart. How to Be Smarter?

It was May 21, 2014. E-commerce juggernaut eBay shocked the world by announcing that a database containing users’ encrypted passwords and other personal data was breached between late February and early March that year. Approximately 145 million user records were...
CDN Costs Going Through the Roof? Seven Ways to Reduce Them.
  • By Anand Hariharan |

CDN Costs Going Through the Roof? Seven Ways to Re...

According to an article in Forbes, 47% of users expect a website to load within 2 seconds. 40% of users will leave a website if it doesn’t...
10 QUESTIONS FOR SHOP.ORG 2018
  • By Andrew Humber |

10 QUESTIONS FOR SHOP.ORG 2018

Shop.org 2018, Las Vegas, is the place to be if you are part of the e-commerce industry. At the event, retailers and e-commerce businesses can...
‘Tis the Season to be Hacking – Is Your E-commerce Store Ready for Black Friday?
  • By Anand Hariharan |

‘Tis the Season to be Hacking – Is You...

Massive global events like Black Friday and Cyber Monday trigger pure online shopping mayhem. According to Forbes, online sales during Black...
A RARE BREAK FROM THE TAX MAN?
  • By ABHISHEK RVRK SHARMA |

A RARE BREAK FROM THE TAX MAN?

Some last-minute tax filers got a break last week, courtesy of the IRS website. Despite the tax filing date being extended two days, the IRS had...
YOUR CALL IS IMPORTANT TO US
  • By ABHISHEK RVRK SHARMA |

YOUR CALL IS IMPORTANT TO US

“Your call is important to us. Please hold” If I had a penny for every time I’ve heard those words during a phone call to a service...
Webscale Gets Real
  • By MIKE GUGLIELMI |

Webscale Gets Real

I’m excited to announce our new partnership with value added distributor, REAL security, covering Southeast Europe. When we first met with...