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Goodbye EU VAT rules!

Back in January 2015, new rules on the place of supply for EU digital services (i.e. web hosting) came into action.  The purpose was to stop some of the...

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January 5, 2019, Written by 0 comment

HTTP/2 now available

At the end of last week we rolled out HTTP/2 support for all websites on our shared hosting service. HTTP/2 is a major improvement of the HTTP protocol which...

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May 23, 2018, Written by 0 comment

Free SSL certificates for shared hosting

I’m pleased to announce that free SSL certificates are now available for all of our shared hosting customers, courtesy of cPanel’s AutoSSL feature. AutoSSL automatically provisions and configures certificates...

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November 8, 2016, Written by 0 comment

Greylisting now available in shared hosting

I’m pleased to announce that email greylisting is now available for all of our shared hosting customers. This is an anti-spam measure which delays email delivery from unknown senders...

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August 18, 2016, Written by 0 comment

Proactive WordPress Updates

WordPress is by far the most popular blogging platform and at last count we were hosting over 900 installations of it on our shared hosting servers. Many of these...

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September 3, 2015, Written by 0 comment

More memory and IP-less SSL/TLS for shared hosting

Towards the end of last year we completed a series of upgrades to our shared hosting infrastructure. This involved both software updates and the deployment of new hardware, the...

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February 10, 2015, Written by 0 comment

Secure email connections required from April 2014

Secure email connections will be required for all shared hosting customers starting next month. From then onwards it won’t be possible to log into your email account via SMTP,...

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March 15, 2014, Written by 0 comment

Updated Django Instructions

I’ve just updated our Django instructions to address some things that have changed in the most recent versions of Django, and also to recommend that customers make use of virtualenvwrapper when...

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July 1, 2013, Written by 0 comment

Shared Cloud is Now Valcato Shared Hosting

A few months ago we launched our updated range of shared hosting plans, with increased storage quotas, unmetered data transfer, and improved data backups. We also added a layer...

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July 20, 2011, Written by 0 comment

Announcing Shared Cloud

Please see here for an update regarding Shared Cloud. Today we’re pleased to announce the availability of Shared Cloud, a new service which replaces our previous shared hosting service....

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April 26, 2011, Written by 0 comment