Oct 18th mail environment upgrade

Today we are happy to announce we have set up a full redundant mail environment. This has been on our wishlist for a very long time but we were never able to do this without major downtime for our customers.With a recent upgrade of our servers and some serious testing the last few weeks we successfully implemented the required features ... Read More »

Oct 17th Smpt service change

Due to changes in the registration of official used ports at IANA we are making changes to our servers to comply with them. IANA has decided in 2017 that submission port 465 (SSL) is no longer to be used, in favor of port 587 (TLS). We have been supporting both up to now, but are dropping port 465 (SSL) as well on our mail systems. All if not ... Read More »

Feb 16th New php version 7.2 available now!

Our system engineers have worked amazingly hard to make sure php 7.2 would be available as soon as possible (with the extended testing etc) and we are happy to tell you all servers have been upgraded with this new php version.All you have to do to get your website up and running on PHP version 7.2 is select the version and save the change in the ... Read More »

Mar 11th New security policy activated

Due to attacks on certain websites we have implemented a new application firewall that has been activated by default for all customers.This firewall will intercept attacks to your websites and filter out the bogus and bad attacks to keep your websites safe.This should not influence your website in any way, but in case you think something is wrong ... Read More »

Jan 6th Php versions upgraded

Hi,

We have upgraded all php versions to the latest available version being:

  • php 5.6.29
  • php 7.0.14
  • php 7.1.0 final

We also upgraded the required libraries and extensions.

Ichtus Hosting

Sep 20th New server location available: Denmark

We are happy to announce we have a new location available: Denmark, Copenhagen. As we grow, locations are added all the time, which is awesome for you.Although geographical location should not matter for your customers, it is sometimes required to have your website in a certain country.Contact us if you want to know more, or have a location ... Read More »

Sep 17th PHP 7.1 (RC2) now available

Today PHP version 7.1 (Release Candidate 2) has been installed on our servers.

If you want to use this version, contact the support team to activate the feature for you.

We are always making sure you can use the latest versions available.

Ichtus Hosting

Jul 20th upgrade of all our database servers

We alwas strive to the best software for our customers and after a thourough testing period we have upgraded our SQL servers to version 5.6.
This has no impact (other than performance) on your website and has been activated automatically for you.

If you have any questions, do not hesitat to contact us.

Jun 14th New location available: South Afrika, Johannesburg

We are happy to announce we have a new location available: South Afrika, Johannesburg. As we grow, locations are added all the time, which is awesome for you.Although geographical location should not matter for your customers, it is sometimes required to have your website in a certain country.Contact us if you want to know more, or have a location ... Read More »

Mar 18th PHP 7.0 available now

We keep up to date with the latest software available, and are happy to announce that PHP version 7.0 has been officially added to all of our servers.
If you want to know more, contact our support at support@ichtushosting.com or via the client portal: support.