Archive for the ‘Web hosting’ Category

An Introduction to DNS

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DNS (Domain Name System) always seems to be popping up when you want to create or modify a website. But if you’re not familiar with the concept, DNS can be...


Get tanned while you work?

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Most of us mere mortals don’t have access to a sun bed at work. But given the alarmingly high rate of skin cancer cases in the UK, this is probably...


Linux and the credit crunch

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Some readers of this blog will already be Linux aficionados, but for many people Linux is still technology they only have passing familiarity with.  This week The Register asks whether...


Free Perl Conference in London

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Not wanting Perl developers to feel left out after the PHP conference in Manchester we mentioned recently, there’s a grassroots Perl conference in London the week afterwards, on Saturday November...


Calling PHP Developers in the North West

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That’s the north west of England (so apologies to our readers in Oregon or Wester Ross or the north west of any other country), more specifically Manchester. PHPNW08 is a...


Officially the biggest web host in the UK

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We don’t usually like to show off too much, but some research landed in our inbox the other day which says we’re officially the biggest web host in the UK....



Why Ubuntu?

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When we decided to offer Linux on our managed dedicated servers, we thought long and hard about which of the many Linux distributions to use, before finally choosing Ubuntu Linux...