Hosting XBOX360 and PS3 gameservers

18 August, 2007 (17:18) | Game industry, Hosting industry |

With the growing console market, hosting console gameservers is a very wise decision considering the number of console gamers is growing faster than pc-gamers and the gameserver hosting is a b2b transaction instead of b2c. Console gamers pay for their …

Gamehosting in 2012

11 August, 2007 (14:13) | Game industry |

In five years, gaming will be:

  • Cross-platform enabled: play on your pc against xbox4 and playstation 5 gamers
  • Integrated voice- and videochat in multiplayer games
  • All games will feature online rankings to boost multiplayer gameplay
  • Multi-core enabled: no more single

Hosting ethics: what’s up with gamehosting?

8 August, 2007 (12:23) | Game industry, Rants | 4 comments

So the other day I was browsing the regular game sites looking for something new and I was astonished  to find out popular Dutch index website startpagina.nl removed a link to our company website from their gameserver related subsite http://gameserver.startpagina.nl

Leading the way to a better customer experience (1)

25 July, 2007 (15:30) | Game industry |

Competition is very heavy in the online services market, especially for B2C targeting customers. Many service providers follow a price competition marketing strategy: they try to distinguish their service on the basis of low price. There is very little product …

Gaming Season 2007/2008 opened

25 July, 2007 (11:21) | Game industry | 3 comments

Yes, gaming season 2007/2008 is coming closer every day. In the next few months 6 huge multiplayer games will hit the stores:

New distribution model for online games

17 January, 2007 (22:58) | Game industry | 1 comment

One of the issues a lot of game publishers have to deal with is the distribution of their games, patches and demos. Large publishers work with a load balanced geographical dispersed solution (ex. largedownloads.ea.com). Others use a single download location …