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Server host names changed

Today we’ve changed the host names of our servers to the following: one.valcatohosting.com is now sh1.valcato.com two.valcatohosting.com is now sh2.valcato.com If you’re seeing SSL certificate warnings in your email...

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March 20, 2009, Written by 0 comment

Nameserver change

Customers who have hosting accounts with us, but who register their domains elsewhere, should remove the name server ns3.valcatohosting.com from their domain’s configuration. (Customers who have registered their domains with...

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March 9, 2009, Written by 0 comment

.In Promotion

Note: This offer has now ended. India represents the fastest growing internet population in the world. So with our latest promotion on .in and third level domain name registration...

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March 8, 2009, Written by 0 comment

HTTP compression

As part of last week’s updates, we’ve installed support for compressed HTTP connections. This can be enabled in the web site control panel, by clicking the “Optimize Website” button....

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February 23, 2009, Written by 0 comment

Error log viewer in cPanel

We’ve disabled the error log viewer in the web site control panel (cPanel), because a configuration change we had to make rendered it pretty much useless due to the...

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February 13, 2009, Written by 0 comment

Free Hosting for Astronomy Sites

As part of the International Year of Astronomy, we’re offering a year of free hosting for anyone who runs an astronomy web site. We’re hoping that by doing this,...

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February 11, 2009, Written by 1 comment

.Mobi Promotion

Note: This offer has now ended. .Mobi is back on offer; you can now register the mobile domain for only $11 for the first year. This extension is designed...

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February 8, 2009, Written by 0 comment

Accessing MySQL in SSH

Our MySQL configuration has changed recently, so if you try to use MySQL in SSH and receive the error “Can’t connect to local MySQL server through socket ‘/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock“, you...

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February 4, 2009, Written by 0 comment

Domain Pricing

As mentioned before Christmas on our community forums, the wholesale price of .com,.net and .org  domain names was increased in November 2008. Our supplier has now informed us how...

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January 23, 2009, Written by 1 comment

HostReview Reader’s Choice Winners

We’ve placed in the HostReview Reader’s Choice Award Top 10! You may remember that before Christmas we asked you to vote for us, and it’s paid off as Valcato...

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January 19, 2009, Written by 1 comment