We are scheduling a software upgrade of our Cloud-1 storage platform to Version 9.1 , in conjunction with the vendor SolidFire which will address some mandatory bug fixes.Version 9.1 is a cumulative update that rolls in fixes from previous Element OS versions. Works will start at Sun 12th March at 22:00 , duration 4 hours. […]
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We will be applying some patches /hotfixes to our control panel server CP.blacknight.com on Wednesday morning starting at 03:00. The maintenance is expected to last 2 hours and the control panel will be offline intermittently during the maintenance window. This should not affect normal shared hosting services.
We will be performing essential software patches to our Qmail storage platform tomorrow (Saturday 10/12/2016 23:00) in conjunction with our storage partners. This will require a reboot of the storage nodes to allow the patch to be applied and will result in the mailboxes being unavailable for the duration. Inbound email will be queued and […]
In line with standard industry best practice, we will be implementing a change freeze over the Christmas Holiday period again this year. What is a change freeze? Engineering changes to our core network, shared hosting infrastructure and dedicated-server infrastructure will be suspended for the duration of the freeze. Change freezes are normal practice within the […]