I was recently asked by a customer who needed more disk space for his hosting package why it cost so much compared to the price of hard drives. He only needed a few GB more. In the reply I gave him some details that I hoped would explain that it’s not just hard disk space… Keep Reading
Long time customer Truckcom have posted on their company blog how they’ve just bought three new servers online to replace their existing servers with Hosting UK. Truckcom are one of those great British companies using the internet and mobile technology to provide a great product that can make a real difference to it’s users. I… Keep Reading
It seems there are issues with CentralNic and the gb.com domain name suffix as the name servers for the domain have been pointed away from CentralNic. We first became aware when customers with that extension raised support tickets as their domains were not working. Since then we’ve become aware that the gb.com domain has been… Keep Reading
We’ve got some great news if you’re looking for a domain name. We’ve made reductions to our regular domain name prices for registrations and renewals which is great news in itself but as a bonus we’ve got some special offers on domain names running through to the end of June. If you’re in the market… Keep Reading
Customers will be pleased to note that after listening to the feedback provided to us by our customers our standard telephone support and sales hours have been extended. We’re now available between 7.30am and 10.00pm Monday to Friday and 9.00am to 4.30pm on weekends. Outside those hours we can still be reached by phone in… Keep Reading
We’re delighted to announce the immediate availability of a true business class email service with Hosted Microsoft Exchange 2010. We’re so pleased in fact that we’ve launched a new web site just to showcase it! – www.exchange2go.com No matter if you need just single mailbox for the feature rich functionality that Exchange 2010 brings or if… Keep Reading
I’m really pleased to announce the addition of Comodo and Verisign SSL certificates to our product portfolio. These join our existing rage of Geotrust secure certificates giving our customers a choice across all of the leading SSL vendors. Buying your SSL certificates from Hosting UK has immediate advantages in terms of both the cost savings… Keep Reading
We’re often asked if we provide Hosted Exchange email services. Happily the answer to that is soon to be a resounding “Yes!” While we’re not advertising it widely we’ve started taking accounts on board when asked ahead of the official launch. We provide full email continuity and full, enterprise grade spam and email protection as… Keep Reading
Recently we’ve seen an increase in the number of customers who have contacted us with problems sending email. When connecting to our mail servers they have had an error trying to send.
On checking mail server logs we’ve discovered that the reason they are having problems is that our mail servers have rejected the connection. On checking the connecting IP address it seems their IP address is blacklisted at various RBLs that track IP addresses used for spamming.
We’re all back in work as of 4th and ready to serve as your hosting partner for 2011. Watch out for some great new products over the next few months. Right now and to help you beat the VAT man in 2011 we have a great offer for you – get half price hosting for… Keep Reading