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DDOS Protection Improvement

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Router upgrades in all Sharktech facilities have now been completed with our fourth and final router upgrade in Amsterdam earlier this week. Sharktech now has 1.1Tbps of global connectivity through which DDOS attacks can be mitigated. Our new routing equipment and 100Gbps up links work together to enable us to handle larger attacks and more […]

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Networking

Sharktech adds Alipay as a Payment Option

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LOS ANGELES, CA – February 6, 2018 – At Sharktech it is a priority to constantly improve the client experience. Most of Sharktech’s recent improvements, such as the addition of CN2 bandwidth and upgrading its all-Cisco network, have focused on improving the technical quality aspect of the customer experience. Sharktech is pleased to announce a […]

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Networking

How BGP Works (Why not all of your traffic goes over CN2)

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Sharktech’s Los Angeles network has six highly sought after direct upstream carriers: CN2 (China Telecom Next Generation Carrier Network, AS4809) China Telcom (AS4134) China Unicom (AS4837) Comcast (AS7922) GTT (AS4436 and AS3257) NTT (AS2914) BGP (Border Gateway Protocol) will analyze and select the best route.  The route may vary over time, as Internet traffic patterns […]

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Networking

CN2 Added to Sharktech Los Angeles Network Blend

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LOS ANGELES, CA – January 22, 2018 – Sharktech Inc. is proud to announce partnership with CN2 (China Telecom Next Generation Carrier Network, AS4809) for its Los Angeles network blend. CN2 is widely regarded as the best trans-Pacific carrier to mainland China. Through this partnership Sharktech clients will see reduced latency and […]

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DDOS Protection

100G DDoS Protection Service

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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 […]

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Understanding the 95th Percentile Billing Method

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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.

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