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Kristoffer Ottosson joins Internet Vikings as Head of Hosting Services

Kristoffer Ottosson joins Internet Vikings as Head of Hosting Services

Kristoffer Ottosson will help Internet Vikings to extend its iGaming hosting capabilities, following his selection as the company’s new Head of Hosting Services. Ottosson joins Internet Vikings from Evolution (formerly NetEnt) where he served as the Director of IT & Infrastructure Engineering.  Celebrating his new role, Ottosson said: ”Internet Vikings provides one of the best hosting solutions in the iGaming …

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Internet Vikings to support key Malta initiatives through iGEN

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Internet Vikings has joined the iGaming European Network (iGEN), a not-for-profit organisation set up to represent leading iGaming companies with a presence in Malta, operating in European and international markets. iGEN has a number of initiatives underway in Malta, such as lobbying local government and financial institutions on key matters and hosting responsible gaming initiatives. Internet Vikings, meanwhile, brings to …

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Peter Ekmark: The importance of data protection in the igaming space

Peter Ekmark: The importance of data protection in the igaming space

Privacy is crucial when it comes to personal data. In some ways, iGaming draws many parallels with that of the financial sector and banking, said Internet Vikings CEO Peter Ekmark. He explained: “There are huge similarities [between the igaming space and financial sector]. In a way, a gaming company is exactly the same as a bank. You open an account, …

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Internet Vikings cements hosting position with Malta data center

Internet Vikings cements hosting position with Malta data center

Malta has become the latest ‘point of presence’ in the fast-growing global network of data centers operated by Internet Vikings, strengthening its position as a frontrunner in the field of cloud hosting for the iGaming industry. Following its most recent deployment in Singapore, Internet Vikings can now provide services to Maltese-licensed companies via the new virtualisation platform – a first …

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Internet Vikings nets highest security validation with ISO certification

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Internet Vikings has secured an ISO/IEC 27001 certification of its iGaming industry-tailored ‘Information Security Management System (ISMS)‘. Issued by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) –  the ISO/IEC 27001 certification is recognised as the highest and most reputable operating standard for information technology security and data protection systems. Svensk Certifiering Norden AB, an independent, third-party auditor accredited by the Swedish …

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The ‘circle of control’: Protecting your brand traffic from the ‘piggybackers’

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Why do I have potential customers searching for my brand but not ending up on my page? The answer, explained Internet Vikings CEO Peter Ekmark, may lie in brand traffic protection. “Having worked with major igaming B2C brands in both regulated markets and developing markets for almost 15 years, I have faced a multitude of digital marketing challenges,” said Ekmark. …

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Internet Vikings verifies compliance standards with ISMS certification

European hosting, domain name and brand traffic protection services provider Internet Vikings has secured a certification for its Information Security Management System (ISMS). The awarding of the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification has verified the Stockholm-registered company’s compliance operations with ‘the highest international information security standards’. Internet Vikings has ‘worked tirelessly’ over the last year to ensure its clients’ data is well …

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Internet Vikings debuts Singapore data centre

Internet Vikings debuts Singapore data centre

Internet Vikings has grown its footprint within the South East Asian market after launching a new cloud hosting platform in Singapore.  The new platform will enable Internet Vikings to strengthen its offering to Internet Service Providers (ISPs), iGaming operators and ecommerce platforms across the region. “We are very excited to expand our network into one of the largest tech hubs …

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Internet Vikings scales up Domain Management team with Andreas Soll

Internet Vikings scales up Domain Management team with Andreas Soll

Internet Vikings, a specialist provider of technology and software solutions for igaming and online betting operators, has strengthened its team with the appointment of Andreas Soll who will lead the commercial unit of their Domain Management department. Having been involved in the domain industry since 1999, Internet Vikings has lauded Soll as a ‘valuable asset’ for the company as a …

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Internet Vikings appoints ‘marketing pro’ Stefan Backlund as corporate advisor

Internet Vikings a specialist provider of technology and software solutions for igaming and online betting incumbents has moved to strengthen its board appointing Stefan Backlund as a corporate advisor. An expert in B2B marketing, Backlund is the former VP of Marketing for leading e-merchant payment solutions provider Trustly, and the European marketing lead for fast-growth Scandinavian Fintech Klarna. Confirming Backlund’s …

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