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Debian GNU/Linux option for VPS Modules

Following Microsoft’s acquisition of GitHub ad the continuing rumours that they are about to purchase Ubuntu Linux from Canonical (unlikely, but still possible) we have decided to give customers the option of an alternative, and much more “open” operating system when they purchase a VPS Module in future. Debian is Read More

Upgrade Path to Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Not long ago we announced that Ubuntu 18.04 was now the default for all new VPS modules. But what about existing VPS instances? When will your server be upgraded? This post is to let you know! Ubuntu 18.04.1, the first “point” release, is due on July 26th 2018. It is Read More

Getting your WordPress site ready for GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new EU Regulation that comes into effect on May 25th. It’s complex to say the least, and results in some pretty heavy fines for non-compliance. The regulation is related to the processing and recording of personal data and applies to all companies Read More

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS is here!

Canonical last Thursday finally released Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. Code-named “Bionic Beaver,” the latest version of the popular GNU/Linux distribution includes a number of updates including a newer Linux kernel, mitigations to help protect users from Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities, and a number of tweaks. Ubuntu 18.04 is also a “Long Read More

We LOVE WordPress VPS Pro!

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we are giving a further $4.99 discount on most popular VPS module (which is already on sale at $34.99), so you get all the features of our WordPress VPS Pro for just $30.00 (about €25) per month.

Block Level Storage is Here

Our new Additional Storage addon adds 50GB to your new VPS, mounted straight on to your wp-content/uploads directory in WordPress. The best part is, you can buy as many of these addons as you want (one off payment) and we’ll give you all the space you need… 100GB? No problem? 200GB? Read More

Introducing WordPress VPS Ultimate

This new version of our popular WordPress VPS is the complete package for a high traffic, enterprise level website. It comes with extra resources (including 2 x CPU), free status monitoring and includes all the addons from the Security Bundle. Best part is, it can be configured to run multiple WordPress sites on request! And Read More

Upgrades!

Happy New Year! And what better way to kick it off than announcing our RAM upgrades to all WordPress VPS and WordPress VPS Pro modules… including existing customers! That’s right, our standard VPS now comes with 1 GB of RAM while the Pro version has been upgraded from 1 GB Read More

Looking Forward to the New Year? We Are!

We’d like to wish all our customers a Merry Christmas and thank you for your business this year – and what a year it has been! Next year promises to be even better as we’ll be rolling out our final Ubuntu 18.04 VPS Modules sometime around mid-May to even more geographical Read More

New and Improved VPS Modules

We’ve just imaged a new version of our WordPress VPS and WordPress VPS Pro modules for use by customers. These images contain critical bug fixes as well as some new improvements and security fixes to the underlying OS (currently Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS). Also, the pre-installed WordPess version has been brought Read More