Even Faster Websites with Railgun™!

Written by Jo Stonehouse
host-optimized-badge-250pxAs a CloudFlare Optimized Partner, we are thrilled to offer the CloudFlare Railgun™ technology to all our customers. Railgun is typically only included with CloudFlare's $200/mo paid package, however we are pleased to be able to introduce it absolutely free of charge to all our customers. Railgun is CloudFlare’s latest performance optimization technology that gives you significant improvements in site load times. To activate Railgun, simply log into your control panel, click through to the CloudFlare administration screen, and select Railgun “On”. Read on for additional details and instructions.

PHP 5.5 Now Available!

Written by Craig

We're pleased to announce that PHP 5.5 has now been rolled out for our shared and reseller hosting clients. This means that in addition to PHP 5.3 & 5.4, you can now use the latest and greatest release from the development team over at php.net. In the future older releases will be removed, so we advise all clients to test their applications with this latest release.

Improved database performance with MariaDB!

Written by Craig
Mariadb-seal-shaded-browntext-altWe recently completed migrating all of our shared servers to use the performance oriented and feature enhanced MariaDB as a replacement for MySQL. We are always on the lookout for new technologies and features to enhance our customer's hosting experience, and MariaDB is one that definitely fits!