Events

Join Us for the Grand Opening of our Huntsville, AL Data Center

10:18 11 July in Events, News by Simple Helix Marketing

You're Invited! Join Us for the Grand Opening of Our New Data CenterJoin us for the grand opening of our new data center! Get an exclusive look into our cutting-edge facility, meet the team and learn about our services. Small group tours will be running every 20 minutes. Come anytime from 11:00am - 3:00pm and stay as long as you would like. Food trucks, live music...

Simple Helix CTO George Cagle to speak at eCommerce Expo South Florida

18:56 13 January in eCommerce, Events, Specials, Uncategorized by Brian Rorex

In an earlier blog post we announced that Simple Helix will be a sponsor and co-host with Rand Marketing in the second-annual eCommerce Expo South Florida, on February 17, 2016.Part of our participation in the Expo this year will be an expert talk with the Chief Technology Officer of Simple Helix, George Cagle. George will be covering the topic of site tuning and optimization. Drawing...

Don’t let your site arrive DOA this Holiday Shopping Season – Get CPR from Simple Helix!

09:54 07 October in CDN, Cloud Computing, Cloud Hosting Benefits, Dedicated Hosting, E-commerce Solutions, eCommerce, Events, Magento, Managed Hosting Benefits, News, Shared Hosting, Specials, Tips by Steve Shickles

2015 should be the best year yet for online retailers. Online retailers are poised to generate over $1.8B in sales on Cyber Monday and $1.4B on Black Friday sales, easily topping the amount consumers spent online in 2014.   [caption id="attachment_17941" align="aligncenter" width="683"] Sales figures for 2015 are expected to easily exceed the record numbers set in 2014.[/caption] Year after year more shoppers are choosing to start their shopping...

Simple Helix chooses CloudFlare to ignite white-hot Magento performance

10:42 01 September in CDN, Events, Magento, News, Security by Simple Helix Marketing

Some months ago, we made a big bet on partnering with CloudFlare for performance improvements and website security for our Magento hosting customers.  Customer experience is core to our business and relying on another company is a major deal.  CloudFlare is now included in Default–On mode for select Simple Helix hosting plans and can be added to any existing plan. The results have been great...

Take a Selfie at the Simple Helix Booth & Win

08:00 09 June in Events by Steve Shickles

We’ve all been busy this week getting ready for IRCE which starts tomorrow in Chicago.Visit us at Booth #242 -Tuesday, June 10   4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.Wednesday, June 11   9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.Thursday, June 12   9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Take a selfie at our booth and upload to Twitter or Instagram. Tag us in your post and you'll be automatically entered to win one of 5,...

Our Magento Imagine 2014 Breakout Session

13:34 08 May in Events by Steve Shickles

 Meet Simple Helix at Magento ImagineSimple Helix is a proud sponsor of this year’s Magento Imagine eCommerce Conference! Visit the Simple Helix team at booth 82 from May 12-14 at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. We're all set for a great show next week and wanted to share with you one of the things we're most excited about. Breakout Session: eCommerce in...

Don’t Miss Our Big Announcement at Magento Imagine 2014

16:12 07 May in Events by Steve Shickles

 Don’t miss one of the biggest announcements at Imagine 2014! Classy Llama, in partnership with Simple Helix, will unveil a new and better way to build on Magento at the Classy Llama lounge on Tuesday at Imagine.When: Tuesday, May 13th 11:00amWhere: Classy Llama Lounge, Booth 98If you can't be at Imagine this year, you can catch all the exciting announcements by following @simplehelix and @classyllama on Twitter. ...

Visit Simple Helix at IRCE 2014 and Receive Discounted Registration!

13:39 09 April in Events by Steve Shickles

Visit Simple Helix at Booth 242 during IRCE 2014!Simple Helix is happy to be able to offer you a discounted rate to attend IRCE 2014. We're able to offer the extended early bird discount* for our customers who register before June 7!Simply contact us directly at 1.866.963.0424 to get the discount code and then register for IRCE here.*The IRCE discount code allows 10% savings off the...

Meet Simple Helix at Imagine 2014!

21:59 05 March in Events by Steve Shickles

Diamond Sponsor, Simple Helix, heads to Las Vegas for 2014 Magento Imagine Ecommerce Conference.We’re on our way to Imagine eCommerce again! This year, Magento’s premier global ecommerce conference will be held at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas from May 12-14.Simple Helix will be exhibiting on the conference expo floor and the team will be speaking in one of the technology breakout...

Share the Love! Win 1 Year of FREE Hosting!

14:51 12 February in Events by Steve Shickles

We're making Valentine's Day last all month! Order any of our hosting services in the month of February and you'll receive a special gift in the mail.Share the Love! Take a photo of yourself with your gift and tag us in it on either Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Your photo will automatically enter you into a drawing for 1 year of FREE hosting!-------Who is Eligible: Open to legal...

12 Days of Giveaways!

16:06 10 December in Events, Specials by Steve Shickles

Use your Web Hosting Knowledge to Help the Elves of Simple Helix Save ChristmasOur elf foreman spent last weekend toiling away in the workshop with his crew… or so they thought. As it turns out, we do not have a dedicated toy-making facility here at Simple Helix. The elves unwittingly commandeered one of our equipment rooms for their manufacturing purposes.Now that the work is complete...

12 Days of Giveaways – Official Rules

15:07 10 December in Events, Specials by Steve Shickles

Official RulesWho is Eligible: 12 Days of Giveaways is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry. Current and former employees of Simple Helix, Alpha Hosting and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, franchisees, employees and agents, and the immediate families or members of the same households...

Win a $100 Amazon Gift Card!

15:32 12 December in Events, Specials by Steve Shickles

Here at Simple Helix we constantly strive to provide our customers with the best possible service and products. We are making changes to our website and would appreciate if you would take moment of your time to provide some feedback.Simply go to our website, www.simplehelix.com, and click the "Send Feedback" button at the bottom of the page.Respond by December 21st to enter for the chance...

Simple Helix Announces Magento Partnership

18:59 18 September in eCommerce, Events, Magento, News by Steve Shickles

We’re proud to announce our official partnership with Magento! We are now the first and only Magento Gold Hosting Partner, further cementing our ongoing relationship with our favorite eCommerce delivery platform.As a hosting partner, we will be able to work even closer with Magento to deliver the best eCommerce hosting experience to our customers. Simple Helix will utilize our Gold Hosting Partner status to deliver...

London Data Center Now Open!

20:04 27 June in Dedicated Hosting, Events, News, Shared Hosting by Steve Shickles

  We are excited to announce the expansion of Simple Helix’s global footprint with the opening of a next generation data center in the Europe. The finishing touches have been completed and the data center in London is officially open! The new facility reinforces our commitment to maintain the most progressive technology used in the industry and provide hosting solutions that help our customers innovate and drive business...

2012 Magento Imagine Wrap-Up

19:34 10 May in eCommerce, Events, Magento, News by Steve Shickles

Themed, “What’s your story,” the 2012 Magento Imagine eCommerce Worldwide Conference was full of energy and enthusiasm as 1,300 Magento merchants, developers and partners from over 35 countries took over the M Resort Spa & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada for the three day event. Simple Helix attended this conference as a gold level sponsor and we are excited to reveal all that we learned...

Magento Community 1.7 Now Available!

13:30 01 May in eCommerce, Events, Hosting Tools, Magento, News by Steve Shickles

On the first day of the 2012 Magento Imagine eCommerce conference, the newest version of Magento Community was unveiled. In addition to expanding features that benefit merchants, Community 1.7 supplies new APIs, as well as backup and rollback systems for developers.According to the Magento blog, “The recent enhancements to our powerful eCommerce offerings help merchants provide a more personalized shopping experience for their customers. These...

Magento Enterprise 1.12 Introduced

13:21 01 May in Events, Hosting Tools, Magento, News by Steve Shickles

On the first day of the 2012 Magento Imagine eCommerce conference, the newest version of Magento Enterprise was revealed to attendees. New features to Magento Enterprise 1.12 include easier order placement, mobile optimization, multiple wish lists, increased visitor segmentation, expanded rule-based product relations, auto generation of coupon codes, new Magento REST APIs and so much more!According to the Magento blog, "The recent enhancements to our...

Simple Helix Launches New Website!

09:00 20 February in Events, News by Steve Shickles

Simple Helix is excited to announce the launch of our newly designed web site, which goes live today! We hope that our new design will ensure that the needs of our clients are better met.If you experience any problems using the new website please contact us or comment below.In the next few weeks and months, Simple Helix will continue to improve our website. We will...