Tag Archives | data centre

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Achievement Unlocked! Blacknight Now ISO Certified

One of the things we have always taken seriously is our customers’ security and privacy. Neither are particularly “sexy” or “exciting” topics, but they’re vital. They’ve always been important, but over the past couple of years more and more of the mainstream media are talking about security and privacy – and rightly so. As you […]

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Warning: This Video contains Acronyms and Technical Specs

… and we make no apology for that! We’ve published a lot of media this week relating to the launch of Blacknight’s new data centre, but one item has attracted a good deal of attention from the hard core technologists.  Originally posted on Technology.ie, this video stars CTO Paul Kelly as he takes us on […]

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Reflecting on Ten Years Plus of Hard Work [Video]

  Blacknight’s new data centre was officially opened on Monday by the Minister of State for Research and Innovation, Sean Sherlock TD, before an audience of friends and colleagues. Afterwards, our CEO Michele Neylon spoke about the company’s 10-year journey, from a bedroom in Paul Kelly‘s sister’s house, to a 12,000 sq ft facility employing […]

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Blacknight to open green data centre in Carlow

Press Release: Blacknight Announce All New Green Data Centre Irish registrar to open on-site facility to manage data needs

We’ve been keeping this project “hush hush” (well not so much “secret” just not something we’ve been talking about in public). So we’re finally ready to “go public” on it. The release below is being sent out to a variety of media outlets and we’ll also be providing more information on the entire thing over […]

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Data Centre Porn – Well Almost!

If data centres and secure hosting environments make you yawn then this post might be best avoided. We all know that you want your hosting to “just work”, so you really don’t need to know about the “inner works”. I don’t blame you. Personally I find data centres to be incredibly boring places. They’re not […]

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Blacknight Is Hiring – Data Centre Technician and other roles

When I first setup Blacknight we were a very very very small operation without any staff, offices or anything else. Nowadays we have a growing team and are constantly expanding. Our offices are quite comfortable, though we’re going to be extending them very soon. We’re currently looking for more staff to help us expand and […]

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ns2 down

Hi All, ns2.blacknightsolutions.com and all its various alias name servers is currently down. We’re working with our Data Centre partner in Germany to find out what is wrong. We’ll have further information to post in relation to this shortly. Update: This issue has been resolved

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