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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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National Vegetarian Week 2011

Monday 23rd – Sunday 29th May 2011. National Vegetarian Week (NVW), sponsored by Cauldron Foods, is the UK’s annual awareness-raising campaign promoting inspirational vegetarian food and the benefits of a meat-free lifestyle. A great website full of useful veggie-info and … Continue reading

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Google Apps Branding Change

Back in November Google changed the branding for Google Apps. Google Apps Premier Edition is now known as Google Apps for Business and our Google Apps information page and product descriptions have been updated to reflect this change.

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2011 VAT Increase

Our pricing information has now been updated to reflect the new 20% VAT rate applicable from today.

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Happy New Year

Welcome to 2011. We hope you’ve had a fantastic Christmas and we wish everyone a happy and prosperous New Year.

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$20 Million Raised by Google Apps Sellers

Thanks to Google Apps resellers like ourselves and their clients, this holiday season Google was able to donate $20 million to charitable organizations around the world. They in turn will help improve the lives of over 50 million people. Click … Continue reading

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New One Plan Hosting

We are very pleased to announce that we have replaced all our shared hosting packages with just one simple, flexible hosting plan. Please refer to our One Plan Hosting page for details and pricing. If you are an existing customer … Continue reading

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