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RSS Subscribe Scheduled MySQL Server Maintenance - May
Posted on 03/05/15 10:46PM

We are writing to advise that we have scheduled security patching that will require reboots for some of our mysql servers during the following period.

Start Time:05/05/2015 23:00 NZST
End Time: 06/05/2015 02:00 NZST

The following database servers will be affected

mysql3.webhost.co.nz Server
mysql4 webhost.co.n z Server

We thank you for your understanding while this working is completed and apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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RSS Subscribe ANZAC Weekend Hours
Posted on 24/04/15 02:28PM



As the ANZAC public holiday this year being mondayised, we will be closed on Monday the 27th April. However as always, in the case of urgent support being needed, clients will be able to contact us via our emergency support page , accessible via our support section at www.loungenetwork.co.nz. Emergency support charges do apply.

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RSS Subscribe Database Connection Issues - mysql5 [Resolved]
Posted on 31/03/15 03:08PM


There was a brief MySQL 5 database issue earlier this afternoon for some NZ hosted websites. This caused slowness, and some connection issues. This has now been resolved.

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RSS Subscribe Time is running out to register your shorter .nz domain.
Posted on 10/03/15 06:54PM

Time is running out to register your shorter .nz domain. If you're eligible to register or reserve the shorter version of your .nz name, you've only got until 1pm 30 March 2015 to register and pay for your domain. Most of our clients who wanted the shorter version of their NZ domain, have already registered it. If you don't register and pay for the shorter .NZ domain before 1pm 30 March 2015 , the shorter .NZ domain will be released into the public pool for anyone else to register it. If you haven't already registered your shorter .NZ domain, and you do still want it, please email us. You will also be able to register your shorter domain via our advanced Domain Manager control panel at http://www.controlpanel.co.nz .

To register the shorter version of your current nz domain in the Domain Manager control panel, you need to click the  'Domains' tab in the left menu to open the menu. Then click the 'Register PRR/Resolved/Reserved domains' link. Then follow the prompts.

If you need help with any of this, please email us , and we can put through the domain request manually for you.

If you want more information on the new shorter .NZ Domain names, please refer to our blog post last year at http://www.loungenetwork.co.nz/pre-register-a-shorter-nz-domain-name/

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RSS Subscribe PHP version upgrade on Auckland Web Hosting Cluster
Posted on 24/02/15 07:29PM

On Thursday afternoon (26/02/2015) there will be a PHP version upgrade on the Auckland PHP 5.3 cluster. The PHP version will be moving from 5.3.3 to 5.3.29. We are not expecting any impact to sites running on the PHP 5.3 cluster. If you notice any issues with your PHP 5.3 sites following this upgrade, please submit a support ticket.

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RSS Subscribe Major Upgrades to our CPanel Web Hosting Platform
Posted on 03/02/15 01:38PM

Over the last few months our upstream providers have been rolling out a new shared platform onto CPanel servers to take them to the next level. These upgrades are meant to accommodate where the internet and websites are going, rather than where it has been. To do that, we have gone back to basics to rethink everything from the ground up. We will be introducing these changes in a new round of blog posts starting with the new Apache 2.4 upgrades which have been rolled out already.

Read our blog for more information.

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RSS Subscribe Our office will be closed Friday afternoon 30/1/2015 for scheduled internal network maintenance in our office.
Posted on 28/01/15 11:50PM


This is advanced notice that our office will be closed most of Friday afternoon on the 30/1/2015, for scheduled maintenance of our office network. This means that during this time we will not be replying to emails, nor posting any network status messages on our website . Our servers however will continue to be monitored 24/7 365, and in case of any issues occur, they will be corrected as soon as they occur as per normal. So please don’t be alarmed if an issue occurs, and it isn’t on our status page.  Any emails sent during this time will be answered later in the evening. Thank you for your patience as we carry out this upgrade work to our internal network.

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RSS Subscribe Orcon hosted email services degraded - RESOLVED
Posted on 28/01/15 12:22PM

Some orcon hosted email accounts may be experiencing issues with Webmail, POP3 and Mail Delivery services.
Engineers are currently investigating and the current estimated time for resolution is 30mins to an hour.

This was resolved at 12:08pm

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