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News, statistics, and insight into digital data protection, privacy, and cybersecurity

Why hosting in Switzerland?

According to Swiss secure email provider ProtonMail, Switzerland has a long history of privacy and security, dating back over a century, and its laws are much more protective of individual privacy rights. In the US and EU, gag orders can be issued to prevent an individual from knowing they are being investigated or under surveillance... 

Strategic web hosting may permanently forestall site deplatforming

According to SwissMade Host, during the last couple of years there have been increasing concerns related to how secure web-based hosting for websites really is. The worries mostly pertain to the rising anti-privacy laws appearing in the United States. where some of the world's top web hosting companies operate...

Switzerland's data protection laws

According to Lukas Morscher and Nadja Flühler of Lenz & Staehelin, as reported in Lexology, Switzerland has dedicated data protection laws. On the federal level the Federal Data Protection Act (DPA) of Switzerland of 19 June 1992, together with its Ordinance (DPO) of 14 June 1993, governs processing of what in Switzerland is called ‘personal data’...

Swiss advantages in cloud security

According to Irene Bodle, a new trend is developing in the hosting industry whereby more and more global suppliers are using data centers located in Switzerland to host their IT applications and store customer data...

DDOS protection

Our datacenters are equipped with five 10 Gigabit uplinks from different providers. In normal operation, traffic is routed via various uplinks from the Internet to our systems in the datacenter. All traffic takes the same route and is processed in the same way...

Our Swiss datacenters

Schweizer Host is your choice in web hosting, virtual private server hosting, and cloud hosting. Our infrastructure is located in Switzerland, as is our company, at two ultra-secure datacenters in the Zürich area...