New UK server location & LiteSpeed Update

Ethernet Servers is all about getting better at what we do, every single day. We love to be able to say "yes" more than we say "no" to requests from our customers. One of our most popular requests in recent months has been a UK location for web hosting, and, we're now very happy to announce that we can tick this off the list; the United Kingdom is ... Read More »

21st Aug 2018
Introducing new backup and restore options with JetBackup!

In an effort to continually improve our products, we've rolled out a new backup system, powered by JetBackup. This gives us and our customers a wide range of new features, including the ability for customers to restore backups straight from cPanel! The backups have been configured to be stored on our off-site servers for 30 days. We're happy to ... Read More »

17th Jun 2018
Improved database performance with MariaDB 10.2!

It gives us great pleasure to announce that all of our Web Hosting servers have been updated to MariaDB 10.2. The headline for this new version is improved connection performance, meaning that websites with databases should load faster!No changes are needed on your end, i.e. for any scripts/software that you may be using.More information about ... Read More »

6th Mar 2018
Improved performance! (Web Hosting & VPS Hosting)

Today, our Web Hosting servers have been upgraded to cPanel 70 (from 68) which resolves case CPANEL-17252. This was causing delays processing tasks, one example of an issue we had observed was newly created addon domains requiring an extended period of time before they are set up correctly and usable. We have also noticed a reduction in CPU usage ... Read More »

6th Feb 2018
LiteSpeed Web Server Update

We're very pleased to announce that we have updated our fleet of Web Hosting servers to version 5.2.3 of the LiteSpeed Web Server software! This is described as a "Feature Enhancements & Bug Fixes" update, which includes: NEW FEATURE Built-in WordPress brute force protection. NEW FEATURE Improved cache engine with capability to ... Read More »

12th Dec 2017
A refreshed customer portal look & feel!

Hi all!We're pleased to announce that we've completed a billing system upgrade which contains hundreds of enhancements, many of which are for the admin operations, but with it there's also a rather tasty User Interface update which means the customer portal looks fresher than ever! We hope you enjoy using the updated customer portal, and we would ... Read More »

11th Oct 2017
LiteSpeed Web Server 5.2

Greetings!We're pleased to announce that we've completed sufficient testing and monitoring in a staging environment, and have now updated all of our cPanel Web Hosting servers to LiteSpeed 5.2!This update includes the following: MAJOR NEW FEATURE Added QUIC (Quic UDP Internet Connections) support. MAJOR NEW FEATURE Added mod_pagespeed ... Read More »

1st Sept 2017
Google Peering in Los Angeles!

Good afternoon!We're extremely excited to announce that one of our data center partners, QuadraNet, have turned up peering with Google, which provides an extra 20 Gbps of bandwidth capacity. Their Noction Intelligent Routing Platform allows for real-time route optimization to provide you and your visitors with the most optimal connectivity when ... Read More »

10th Mar 2017
Operating System Template Refresh

Greetings,In an effort to maintain a secure and stable hosting environment, we've updated all of our OS templates, the changes are as follows: Fedora 20 has been removed. It has reached End of Life. Fedora 21 has been removed. It has reached End of Life. Fedora 22 has been removed. It has reached End of Life. Ubuntu 15.04 has been removed. ... Read More »

1st Dec 2016
Improved Database Performance with MariaDB 10.1!

Hello all!We're pleased to announce that all of our Web Hosting servers have been updated to the latest version of MariaDB, version 10.1. Amongst the most significant of the improvements are: Improved InnoDB performance UNION ALLs can now be executed without a temporary table This means that for customers who make use of InnoDB database ... Read More »

3rd Nov 2016