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Our Easter Working Arrangements

Happy Easter to all our customers and friends! Today, Good Friday, it’s business as usual here at Blacknight, and also IE Domain Registry. Monday is a public holiday in Ireland, and the following working arrangements are in place: Support will be available by email and live chat from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on Monday. Telephone […]

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We Need to Explain to MEPs that Article 17 is a Bad Idea

Blacknight is joining with thousands of people today, individuals, organisations and SMEs like ourselves, in a Day of Action to persuade Members of the European Parliament to reject Article 17 (formerly Article 13) of the proposed EU Copyright Directive in a crucial vote next week. As the law currently stands, internet users are themselves responsible […]

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St Patrick’s Day Holiday Arrangements

Sunday is St Patrick’s Day, and Monday 18 March 2019 is a public holiday in Ireland. Support will be available by email and live chat from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on Monday. Telephone service will be provided for support, accounts and sales from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. The usual on-call support will be available to colocation […]

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Blacknight is Taking Over The IOL, ESAT & OceanFree Email Services

Blacknight has agreed with BT Ireland to take over the email services which were originally provided to consumers by the old Ireland Online, ESAT and Ocean internet service providers (ISPs). While customers no longer use those old dial-up services, a significant number continue to use the email addresses they came with, which use the domains @iol.ie, @esatclear.ie, @iolfree.ie or @oceanfree.net.  Over […]

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Join the Blacknight Engineering Team!

Join The Blacknight Engineering Team

Blacknight is hiring again; we’re looking for a Junior Engineer to join our engineering team based in Carlow. It’s a great place to live and work, easy to get to from the M9 Dublin – Waterford motorway, and offers an interesting and challenging career. We run a chunk of the Internet with infrastructure in Dublin and Carlow; […]

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Mount Juliet Country Estate, Co Kilkenny. Enter a competition to win a €500 Gift voucher for Ireland's Blue Book of hotels and country houses, and Take The First Step to Online Independence.

Win a €500 Voucher for Ireland’s Blue Book of Hotels and Country Houses

To celebrate Blacknight’s Sponsorship of the Best Website Category at The Digital Media Awards, 2019, we’ve decided to run a competition for a €500 gift voucher for Ireland’s Blue Book of Hotels & Country Houses! Ireland’s Blue Book is a romantic collection of Irish Country House Hotels, Manor Houses, Castles and Restaurants. Located throughout the island of Ireland, […]

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The finalists have been announced for the 2019 Irish Digital Media Awards. Blacknight is a sponsor.

Finalists Announced for Digital Media Awards

The finalists have been announced for the Digital Media Awards 2019, which will be held in the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin on 15 February. Tickets are on sale now! Now in their 14th year, the Digital Media Awards recognise creativity and innovation across multiple areas of an ever-evolving sector which includes digital content creation, advertising […]

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