Over the last few months we’ve seen a steady increase in requests for MS SQL 2005 databases. Up until earlier today we were quite conservative in our allocation of MS SQL 2005 databases, but we’ve changed all that. We’re now offering a database per site on all MS SQL plans ie. if the hosting plan […]
Over the last couple of weeks our developers have been working closely with both Realex and our bank to integrate 3D Secure / Verified by Visa. If you want to know more about how the verified by Visa / 3D Secure system works there is a lot of information about it available on the Visa […]
I just got back from Mullingar a couple of hours ago where I was a guest of the Westmeath County Enterprise Board and the IIA. The event, which was entitled “Using the Internet and Blogging to Increase Sales”, was highly enjoyable and featured a great panel: Maryrose Lyons – who gave a talk on content […]
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Are you spending too much on domains and hosting? Do you feel that you are getting ripped off? If you check out the pricing of domain names with some of the other Irish providers you will get a nasty shock. Why on earth would anyone want to spend over €80 per annum on a .ie […]
Security should not be an afterthought and when you flaunt it too much you will end up regretting it. While a hosting provider can do their utmost to make their network and servers as secure as possible there are limits. Our clients want to be able to use technologies such as PHP, Ruby on Rails, […]
Although I normally don’t talk about what other companies are up to here, the RegisterFly situation is of such gravity that it would be silly not to. It also affects a small number of our clients. If you haven’t been following the news in the media (both online and offline) let me summarise it for […]
As one of the sponsors of the IIA conference we are able to offer our clients a reduced rate on the tickets. Simply email firstname.lastname@example.org quoting “Blacknight rate” for details
Just over 12 months ago the European TLD – .eu – was finally launched to the public (landrush) after several months of restricted releases for trademark holders etc., A large number of .eu domains were registered during the month of April 2006, so a large number will, naturally, be due for renewal this month. If […]
I’ve been invited to blog on the Irish Internet Association’s blog over the coming weeks. I’m not 100% sure what I’ll be talking about, but you can expect random meanderings on industry topics!
The Irish Internet Association’s Annual Congress is being held in Dublin on May 17th in the Fitzpatrick Hotel, Killiney. This year’s theme is “Buy, Sell and Do Business Online” and the event’s organisers have been working on a great lineup from all the big names in the online industry. Participants this year include Bebo, Google, […]
Here at Blacknight we don’t release fluffy press releases. We believe in giving you value for money and great service. So, for one week only – ie. until Friday March 30th 2007 – we will be dropping the price of IE domains. Register a new .ie domain for a mere 25 euro ex-vat. Already got […]