Want to play with Ruby on Rails?

Here at Blacknight we are passionate about the internet and technology and we love being able to share that passion with you, our clients and partners. Over the last year there has been a lot of “buzz” surrounding a new scripting language – Ruby On Rails. RoR describes itself as being aimed at providing “programmer […]

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Get your .eu domain for 15 euro!

For a limited period we’re dropping the price on .eu domains to a mere 15 euro. That’s right, for only 15 euro you can get a .eu domain. Why would you register a .eu? .eu domains are only available to Europeans Wide variety of names still available in .eu Brand protection So what are you […]

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We are Hiring!

We are currently hiring for a number of roles both technical and non-technical. Our CTO has posted details of the senior unix position. All jobs are based in our offices in Carlow.

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Watch The Small Print!

When you signup to buy hosting or domain names from a provider you should take a minute or two to read over the terms and conditions (the small print that most of us try to avoid!) Most hosting providers and / or domain registrars will provide a standard set of terms and conditions on their […]

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Blacknight In Alexa Top 100

Although Alexa may not be the most accurate barometer of a website’s popularity it does give some indication. The only reason I mention this is because not one, but two of our company websites are currently in the top 100 for Ireland. Both our main website and Irish ISP Test are listed at the 69th […]

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Domain Problems? Ask the Experts

As mentioned previously we are co-sponsors of the Irish Internet Association Conference on 25th May. What I didn’t mention was that I’ll also be involved in one of the afternoon sessions on domain issues. Conor McGuire from the IEDR and myself will be sharing our expertise and answering people’s questions on domains of all shapes […]

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