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Planned Maintenance at UK Data Centre 2nd April 2012

The UK data centre we use have informed us of planned maintenance occurring overnight starting at 9pm on 2nd April 2012. If you are an existing customer, please review the information below and if you have any questions, please do … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Fortnight 2012

Help Fairtrade Fortnight (27th February – 11th March 2012) to meet their target of collecting 1.5 million steps for farmers and workers in developing countries this year. What steps will you take towards using more Fairtrade products.  Make your step count … Continue reading

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Change to Postini Message Security for Google Apps

This news affects only those who have activated Postini Message Security as part of their Google Apps service. If you purchased Google Apps for Business from Ecological Hosting and you aren’t sure whether you are using Postini, please contact us. … Continue reading

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Planned Maintenance at UK Data Centre 1st-2nd February 2012

The UK data centre we use have informed us of planned maintenance occurring overnight starting at 9pm on 1st February 2012. If you are an existing customer, please review the information below and if you have any questions, please do … Continue reading

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UK Data Centre Experiences 80mph Winds

Extremely high winds yesterday, reaching 80mph at times, caused damage to a 25 meter high communications tower at the UK data centre we use. Overnight, we suffered some occasional packet loss with traffic destined for our systems based there (mainly … Continue reading

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System Status Article

New article published discussing our 24 hour continuous system monitoring and how you can check the status of Ecological Hosting’s main systems, live, any time, day or night. Please click here to view this article

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New Support Site Launched

We’re pleased to announce the launch of our new support site! Just click support in the menu on our main website or go direct with the following link: www.ecologicalhosting.com/support Various help pages have already been produced and common issues that … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs 1955-2011

Steve Jobs 1955-2011 Visionary, leader, entrepreneur, inspirational. It’s a sad day, though we should celebrate the power of a single person to create positive change in the world. Thank you for some of the best designed products I’ve ever had … Continue reading

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TimThumb.php Malware attacks affecting WordPress sites

During the last two weeks of August we started seeing an alarming increase in the number of WordPress based websites that had been broken into. Within days we had handled more of these than we had seen in 12 years … Continue reading

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New look Ecological Hosting website launched!

We’re totally thrilled and extremely pleased to announce; our new look website www.ecologicalhosting.com is now finally launched! We’re loving it and we hope you do too. This has been a work in progress for well over a year now, so … Continue reading

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Lightning Fast Data Centre!

Around 23:20 yesterday evening (6th July 2011), the data centre we use in California suffered a direct lightning strike in spite of various countermeasures they have to mitigate this happening. Some of their UPS systems overloaded and it also took … Continue reading

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Ecological Hosting Domain Store

We are pleased to announce the opening of our online domain store. This store is an additional autonomous service offering. Please view our domains page for more information.

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Hipo Hyfryd

Classification Chocolatier Server Type Linux Shared Hosting Description Hipo hyfryd have a great passion for creating indulgent chocolate treats. Their real chocolate truffles are made using a bitter free and organic Belgium chocolate. They are available in many flavours including … Continue reading

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Factory Street Studio

Classification Recording Studios and Rehearsal Space Server Type Linux Shared Hosting Description Factory Street is a professional recording studio complex in Bradford, the only facility of its kind in Yorkshire. Factory Street is for anyone with a passion or professional … Continue reading

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Code Consultancy Services

Classification Code for Sustainable Homes Server Type Linux Shared Hosting Description Specialists in the Code for Sustainable Homes and offering Code Consultancy, Code Courses, Code Training Workshops, the Code Helpline and Code assessments. www.codeconsultancy.co.uk

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Sonia’s Smile

Classification Fairtrade / Shopping Server Type Linux Shared Hosting Description Sonia’s Smile is a Fairtrade shop on the main street in Haworth, West Yorkshire. www.soniassmile.com

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Nature Reserve Burial Grounds

Classification Funeral Directors Server Type Linux Shared Hosting Description Nature Reserve Burial Grounds services include information and advice about natural and ethical burial, and consultatitive services for natural burial grounds. nrbgrounds.co.uk Sun Rising Natural Burial Ground and Nature Reserve: sunrisingburialground.co.uk

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Last Oil Shock

Classification Environmental Server Type Linux Shared Hosting Description The Last Oil Shock is the explosive story of peak oil that explains why you may soon be kissing your car keys and boarding pass goodbye. For every barrel of oil we … Continue reading

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