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Brexit Hosting – For those needing EU located data

by | HostPresto News | 11th April, 2019

HostPresto will be launching a European point of presence in the coming weeks, specifically in Amsterdam. For customers needing their data located within the EU still please contact support to request migration to this location with ticket subject ‘EU Migration’. We will ensure this is actioned well before the Brexit...

Brexit Warning – .eu Domain names

by | HostPresto News | 9th April, 2019

Should the UK leave the EU without a deal, or should a deal be agreed that does not include a provision for .eu ownership by UK entities, it’s highly likely that the EU will revoke any .eu domain names unless you can provide an EU address. While this won’t happen...

.uk Right of Registration Deadline – 25th June 2019

by | HostPresto News | 5th April, 2019

If you own a .co.uk domain name and you have not registered the equivalent .uk version, you have until the 25th June 2019 to register the domain and secure your brand. After this date any unregistered .uk domain will enter public availability – meaning anyone can register the domain. You...

Domain Pricing Increases 2019

by | HostPresto News | 5th April, 2019

Domain prices will increase from the 1st May 2019.  We’ve not had a domain price increase since 2013, and while we’ve tried to hold our prices for as long as possible unfortunately it’s no longer viable to do this.  The increase is due to a variety of factors; primarily the...

Increased File limits on all ‘plus’ packages & some new reseller packages

by | HostPresto News | 20th June, 2017

Regular users of their HostPresto cPanel may have noticed that there is a file limit, known as ‘inodes’. This is quite literally the number of files on your account. For example, one email is one file, much as the same as one image is one file also. Although we set...

Migration Progress Update

by | HostPresto News | 8th June, 2017

Shared hosting migrations started around 2 months ago now and have been making steady progress – it’s a lot of work migrating thousands of websites! We’re over halfway there and aim to be complete within the next 4 weeks. Many of you will already have been moved and know the...

New Backup System

by | HostPresto News | 1st June, 2017

At the start of June we’ve rolled out a new backup system for all shared hosting and around 50% of our cloud server customers who have the enterprise backup addon purchased. After extensive testing we’re pleased to announce that the rollout went extremely well, and the new system is already...

New KVM Console for Cloud Server Customers

by | HostPresto News | 20th May, 2017

Cloud Server customers on our new cloud platform may have noticed a new set of controls in their client area – as well as the normal reboot, power on/off, there is now also the ability to re-image your server and also view the console. Re-image If you’re an Unmanaged CloudServer...

Migrations Starting

by | HostPresto News | 7th April, 2017

We’re shortly starting migrations for all customers to our new servers. We’re moving all customers to new hosting servers. This is mandatory as our old server’s operating systems have reached end of life meaning there are no further security updates available. We’re also taking this opportunity to upgrade hardware and...

Wondering what hardware your site’s hosted on?

by | HostPresto News | 21st May, 2015

Have you ever wondered what a web hosting companies’ hardware looks like? Or if you’re a customer, what your website is hosted on? Today I thought I’d blog about our hardware, specifically our hardware which was retired in recent months and include some photos to give you a real look...