Sharktech Hub

DDOS Protection

100G DDoS Protection Service

Published by admin

100G DDoS Protection is a unique service that Sharktech provides our dedicated server customers that expect DDoS attacks that exceed our standard DDoS protection limit, currently set at 40Gbps. This service spreads incoming attacks using BGP across all of our data centers leveraging our total bandwidth available and our DDoS protection hardware located at each […]

Read more
Uncategorized

Understanding the 95th Percentile Billing Method

Published by admin

The 95th percentile billing method is a common way to calculate bandwidth billing with colocation.  If you don’t understand the 95th percentile billing method, don’t worry, you’re not alone. That’s common. Because it is an industry standard methodology for billing, it’s pretty important to completely understand it.

Read more
Networking

Sharktech Upgrades to 100Gbps Uplinks

Published by admin

Many ISPs are cautious when investing in anything new. The tendency to use what has always worked often leads companies to stick with aging technology. Sharktech embraces forward movement knowing it is essential to staying competitive in today’s hosting world. As a leader for 15 years in DDOS protection, we’re usually the first to make […]

Read more
DDOS Protection

DDOS is on the Rise. Here’s Why.

Published by admin

There is a lot of money to be made by launching DDOS attacks. What was once angry teenage gamers attacking each other is now a common tool used by hackers, criminals, and political organizations. And the DDOS attacks are getting bigger. In 2017, 42% of attacks exceeded 50Gbps. This is up from two years ago […]

Read more
Sharktech News

New Features on all VPS

Published by admin

We have recently upgraded our Virtual Private Server product line by greatly increasing the features included in service. In additional to adding instant server setup, you can now control your VPS in ways previously only possible by submitting a support ticket. All VPSs now include remote reboot, shutdown, and boot directly from our control panel. […]

Read more
Networking

Sharktech adds NTT to all POPs

Published by admin

We have more exciting news about our network. We’ve listened to your requests and on September 1st, 2017 we will be introducing NTT to our network peering in all facilities. Shortly thereafter we’ll be removing Cogent from our network peers. No maintenance window is required for this as there is zero risk of service interruption. […]

Read more