EIG Brands BlueHost, JustHots HostGator outage
Bluehost, HostGator among EIG brands hit by massive network outage on the last day of the year 2013.
The most of the affected services were restored within few hours however this is second network outage within couple of months. In August 2013, they had network outage in their Provo data center and which had caused downtime for many customers.
According to HostGator, this outage had affected to their shared hosting servers, VPS and Dedicated servers clients.
EIG (Endurance International Group, Inc.) is one of the world’s largest website hosting companies. EIG has acquired many hosting brands in last several years. This includes HostGator, Bluehost, JustHost, HostMonster, FatCow web hosting. Last couple of months were not good for them and they had two major network downtime in their Provo data center. This had affected the services to HostGator, Bluehost, JustHost and many other web hosting companies clients.