Pingdom free plan change

Pingdom provides monitoring service for websites. As of now they are offering free (limited features) and paid monitoring service. On January 28, 2016, they will discontinue their existing free plan. They will continue offering free monitoring but it will have very limited features. The following features will be removed from their free plan: Public Status […]

BetterLinux closing down effective July 1st, 2015

BetterLinux was being used by many web hosting companies to restrict server resources and thus provide stable hosting environment. This was mainly used for shared hosting servers. BetterLinux announced that effective July 1st, 2015, they are shutting down and also they advised their users to remove BetterLinux from the servers. Following was their official notification: […]

Built-in PHP selector for ISPmanager 5 Lite

ISPmanager is a web hosting control panel used by many web hosts. ISPmanager can be installed on Linux servers (CentOS 6.6, CentOS 7.0 (starting from ISPmanager 5.23), Debian 7, Debian 8 (starting from SPmanager 5.28),Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, CloudLinux 6.6 (with  ISPmanager Business edition). Built-in PHP selector for ISPmanager 5 Lite Recently they have added support […]

WHMCS v5.3.13 released

WHMCS has released WHMCS v5.3.13. This is a maintenance release for WHMCS v5.3.x branch. This release contains an update to the GlobalSign SSL certificate options. On March 30th, 2015, GlobalSign removed the ability to register certificates for 4 and 5 years. For more information, you refer GlobalSign blog post. Following is the changelog: Maintenance CORE-6719 […]

Automatic upgrade to WordPress 4.1.3

WordPress has released WordPress 4.2 yesterday but some of your WordPress installation should be upgraded to WordPress 4.1.3 today. This was a maintenance release for the recent security update WordPress 4.1.2. WordPress 4.1.3 has fixed the following database related issue: Fix database writes for esoteric character sets, broken in the WordPress 4.1.2 security release. Neither […]

Missing Google Analytics data February 9, 2015

Recently I was reviewing my Google analytics data and I noticed the traffic drop for February 9, 2015. I check my web servers access logs and there was no traffic drop according to access logs. While searching further in Google, I noticed that many Google Analytics users faced the same issue on February 9, 2015. […]

WHMCS v5.3.11 released

WHMCS has announced the availability of WHMCS v5.3.11. This is a maintenance release for WHMCS v5.3. As usual, WHMCS has provided both upgrades (an incremental upgrade (patch) and full upgrade). A patch can only be used if you are using WHMCS v5.3.10. A full upgrade can be used for any previous version. Maintenance Case #2536 […]

OnApp 3.4 Released

OnApp v3.4 is available now, including some useful CDN improvements, a recommended security update and a handful of other fixes and tweaks to functionality. Following are the list of improvement and fix addressed in OnApp v3.4: Improvement: Added validation for HTTP caching rules to avoid sending the incorrect data Added possibility to break down the […]

cPanel 11.40 Now EOL, cPanel 11.42 to EOL in 3 Months

cPanel & WHM software version 11.40 has now reached End of Life. In accordance with their EOL policy [http://go.cpanel.net/longtermsupport], 11.40 will continue functioning on servers. The last release of cPanel & WHM 11.40, 11.40.1.22, will remain on their mirrors indefinitely. However, no further updates, such as security fixes and installations, will be provided for 11.40. […]