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ASP AJAX AJAX Extensions Now Live

Earlier this week Rob Burke from Microsoft got in touch with us about AJAX extensions. It transpires that none of the Irish hosting companies were offering support for them (at least not officially). Although we hadn’t been supporting it officially it transpires that we had been running them on several of our Windows servers […]

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PHP 5 and MySQL 4.1.21

We’re pleased to announce that php5 is now available on our shared linux plans The nitty gritty details: PHP 5.2.0 MySQL 4.1.21 Any new servers will be installed with php5. Due to compatibility / sanity issues we will NOT be upgrading existing servers to php5 at this time. Combined with our domain name sale there’s […]

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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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