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Sunsetting Entry Level Windows Hosting

For many small businesses choosing between Linux and Windows powered hosting has always been a source of confusion. Windows hosting makes perfect sense if you, or your developer, is building web applications using ASP.NET or leveraging other technologies that are specific to a Microsoft stack. If you know the difference between MS SQL and Maria […]

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It’s Summer! We’re Hiring!

It’s summer, and Blacknight is hiring! Once again we’re looking for people to join our team, in sales, software development, marketing and customer service. We’ve been busy developing and enhancing our products and services, and there are lots of interesting challenges ahead for talented people to get their teeth into. We’ve also put a lot of work into […]

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Blacknight Urges ICANN to Reconsider “Closed Generic” TLDs

We’ve posted about “closed generics” a few times in the past. What are they? Basically they’re applications for new tlds that have two characteristics: the string (the bit on the right of the dot) is very generic the applicant has stated that they don’t plan on allowing the public to register domains using the extension […]

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Blacknight Encourage Customers to Upgrade Their Digital Lives in The New Year

It’s a New Year, so it’s a perfect time to make changes, start new projects and “put your best foot forward”. With that in mind we’re encouraging people to have a look at their “digital life” and see how they can make the best of it (watch this space for more articles on this in […]

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Press Release: Blacknight Customers Stand Out With .ME Domains

There’s no point having a super duper “kick ass” discount promotion on .me domain names if nobody knows about it so of course we’ve sent out a press release on this… Here it is Blacknight Customers Stand Out With .ME Domains Registrar offers deep discounts on .ME domains with the purchase of a Hosting package […]

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Windows Server 2012 Is Go!

“Nothing from Microsoft, and I mean literally nothing, has ever been this ambitious” —Jason Perlow, ZDNet Windows Server 2012 is “Generally Available” to the Public tomorrow but we at Blacknight have been working hard to ensure we can provide Windows Server 2012 to our customers on release day – or indeed a day early! The […]

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Windows 8 Beta developer preview

Microsoft have announced the release of Windows 8 beta recently. We thought that  some of our existing customers might like to get a free peek at it, so we put together a special Windows Server 8 plan for a select few customers (for a limited period of time).  If you are interested in Windows 8 […]

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