Dec 20th Holiday Closure
Hello all and happy holidays!Though admins will constantly be available our holiday schedule for sales, support and general availability through this time of year includes primarily being shut down from December 24 to January 4th.Thanks for your patience and understanding. If you need anything do not hesitate to submit a ticket and we will get ... Read More »
Jul 26th New, Double Your Storage!
We've officially completed the preperations for doubling storage across the board. We'll be rolling out updates to shared hosting plans over time. If you'd like to be bumped in line for an update sooner than later, just send in a ticket! Virtual Dedicated Servers will need to have their disks resized during a reboot. If you're interested, just ... Read More »
Apr 18th Doubling Your RAM!
All systems are set to have their system memory (RAM) doubled as soon as possible. This usually takes less than about 75 minutes for larger servers. Less for smaller servers. Upgrades will be done during primarily off hours. You'll be contacted in advance with a warning about the down time which will be your opportunity to request it be ... Read More »
Mar 22nd Network Upgrades
The first in a number of upgrades doing up; $1 million is going into making our network faster. Way faster. Cisco Nexus 7000 routers. Cisco Nexus 5000 switches with Nexus 2000 Fabric Extenders. Server outbound network cap increased 5x. Outbound monthly transfer quota increased 10x. Everything. In all 6 datacenters. No down ... Read More »
Sep 6th Offer free emails accounts
Ever wanted to share email on your domain with people in your group/community/etc? Now you can.The option is available to all new clients.Existing clients just submit a support ticket on the web site if you'd like us to enable it for you....enjoy!
For increased redundancy in one of the most important areas, DNS, we've added another name server which should be added to your domain registration as soon as possible. Currently if you log in to your registrar's web site (such as BalboaTech.com or NetworkSolutions.com) and manage your name servers it should list ns1.newportwebhosting.com and ... Read More »
Jan 11th Plan Updates, Going Unlimited
All shared hosting plans have been updated to include unlimited: Databases, Subdomains, Alias Domains, Mail Aliases and FTP Accounts!
We've also added a new "Extra Large" plan for those with who need a little extra...
Jan 5th Domain Prices!
Every year ICANN hikes up their prices, increasing our costs around 50 cents per domain/year. At least for .com, .net, .org, .info, .biz... This year we've decided to find a way to offset that by lowering our cost and it worked. The affected domains (TLDs) are already showing up with our new 2012 prices, not only compensating for the ICANN hike ... Read More »
Jan 4th Important Reminder!
Hi Everyone, We'd just like to put this friendly reminder out there that it is extremely important to keep all of your content managers up to date. Especially lately as there have been quite a few, WordPress in particular has had a number of upgrades released. There is even a quick segment on this process in the WordPress section of our video ... Read More »
Aug 31st Making the switch easier.
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