Hosting Migration completed

After many hours of site moves and helping clients connect to newer email services, the old Directadmin server has officially be shutdown.

Thank you everyone for you patience during the move. Overall it was quit a smooth transition.

13th Oct 2020
Hosting Migration is coming to an end

Most sites have been moved. If we've not manage to contact you about the move, your website will be moved within the next 2 weeks.

30th Sept 2020
Hosting Migration is underway

Our first batch of sites are being moved over to the new server, super exciting. They're running better than ever before.

If you're not part of the first batch, don't worry we'll contact you for round 2.

28th Jul 2020
Hosting Migration is coming

Our old Directadmin server will be replaced over the next few months. Plesk is an improvement over our current control panel and also this change also involves an upgrade to existing software and infrastructure.

We'll contact clients in the coming weeks to organise the migration.

9th Jun 2020
DNS Management changes

DNS is now managed through the main portal. DNS is no longer managed in the Directadmin control panel.

This brings key improvements and stability to the hostvine platform

  • A hosting account is no longer required to manage DNS
  • Improvements in DNS redundancy
  • Ability to park pages
  • Ability to redirect pages

5th May 2020
Performance issues with ds217 webserver

We are currently experiencing some performance issues with ds217 webserver. 

11:48am resolved, after rebuild of apache

23rd Apr 2020
Email outage on hosting server ds304

We currently experiencing an email outage on hosting server ds304.

Updates
16:03 The cause of the issue has been found and a fix is being worked on.
16:50 Fix has been applied and service appears to be running again.

4th Feb 2020
Email outage on hosting server ds217

We currently experiencing an email outage on hosting server ds217.

Updates
14:03 The cause of the issue has been found and a fix is being worked on.
14:52 Fix has been applied and service appears to be running again.

4th Oct 2019
Wordpress 5 is coming

Wordpress is releasing  on around 19th November 2018 once the stable version of WordPress 5.0 is launched.  If you have auto-updates enabled for a Wordpress installation this may effect you. We have a new options in Softaculous which allows you to choose between minor and major updates. Minor will keep Wordpress running at 4.x, major will ... Read More »

12th Nov 2018
Backups are currently causing load issues

A performance issue has been identified while backups are running. With an increase in data being backed up, backups are taking longer than expected. Currently alternatives are beening looked at in the backup methodology.

1st Feb 2018