Upgrade of billing system

You are receiving this notification because we has scheduled an upgrade of the billing system.This maintenance window is scheduled for March 22st, 2015 from during the night. No servers or websites are affected but the client and billing system will be down for about 2 hours.Once done we will inform you about the serveral improvements as well as a ... Read More »

22nd Mar 2015

New Website Layout

Please note that we added a new website layout as of today.

We appreciate your understanding and cooperation in this matter. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions, comments, or concerns.

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14th Nov 2014

Maintenance Window

You are receiving this notification because we has scheduled a maintenance window to perform work on one of our core network routers which provide carrier bandwidth to our facility. We do not anticipate any substantial network outage or as a result of this maintenance.During this maintenance window we will also be performing maintenance on our NAS ... Read More »

24th Jul 2013

Maintenance Window

You are receiving this notification because we has scheduled a maintenance window to perform work on one of our core network routers which provide carrier bandwidth to our facility. We do not anticipate any substantial network outage or as a result of this maintenance.This maintenance window is scheduled for Thursday, June 13th, 2013 from 12:00AM ... Read More »

5th Jun 2013

Some hosting related information

From time to time clients contact us because they can not connect to our servers or email.This often for reasons beyond our control like interruptions on international undersea cable links and satellite outages. Please rest assured that if this ever happens we take immediate action to restore servicesServer UptimeOur servers are monitored by an ... Read More »

21st Apr 2012

Security Certificate Warning

A security certificate is a small piece of code to ensure a secure connection with a specific domain and it’s a good idea to use a security certificate for important things such as ecommerce transactions on your site or to access the hosting control panel.At a cost of several hundred rand it’s however not feasible for purchase a certificate if ... Read More »

28th Nov 2009

Web hosting prices and internet connection

Internet connectionWe don't offer any internet connections such as ADSL but there is a group of people that have started a NON-Profit organisation with the aim of cutting internet connection fees to the BARE minimum.With that in mind please don't engage into ANY long-term internet connection contract for at least the next 6 months. (They can ... Read More »

20th Sep 2009

Important Notice - Register Globals

Please check and test your website tomorrow (6 August 2009) and let me know if you have any problem.This will ONLY apply to clients with PHP websites and plain HTML websites will not be affected.The reason for this is that we are going to switch Register_Globals OFF on our servers tonight and with the current setting being ON there might be a ... Read More »

5th Aug 2009

DomainKeys and SPF records

Sorry for email you again so short after the previous email but there is some important information that I want to bring to your attention. The server software such as the hosting control panel is updated automatic and I only now discovered that a VERY nice feature was added that is of great value.Steps to followPlease login to your hosting ... Read More »

25th Mar 2009

Important security issues

Due to more and more hacking attempts and one hacker actually managed to find a hole in the security of one server we decided to beef-up security even more on all servers.One of our server IP addresses was also blacklisted on the sorbs.net spam-blacklist and we also have to take counter-measures to prevent something like that to happen again. With ... Read More »

24th Mar 2009