N5 Networks is happy to announce two new cloud hosting plans today. All of the N5 Networks plans offer, high availability WordPress instances, Cloud Hosting, Developer Tools, Bugzilla, Owncloud, FREE SSL Certificates, Shoutcast and more. All of our plans allow you to launch as many ‘instances’ of any of our offerings, within the space and[…]
N5 Networks is happy to announce FREE SSL Certificates for all cloud websites, including wordpress instances. There is no reason to ever run a unsecured website on the N5 Networks cloud again. SSL Certificates are provided through letsencrypt.org and we are offering them for absolutely free. These free SSL certificates are a welcome departure from the[…]
N5 Networks is happy to offer ownCloud instances. ownCloud is widely perceived as an alternative to the likes of Dropbox or Google drive, in fact while it is all of that it does a lot more. ownCloud is a flexible, open source file sync and share solution. Whether using a mobile device, a workstation, or[…]
We are happy to announce the availability of an internal tool that we use for simple server monitoring for our clients. While there are a lot of tools out there we needed something extremely lightweight with very low overhead to monitor disk space, processes and load averages, plus perform regular mysql dumps, local backups and[…]
Load/Stress Testing Know your limits. Cloud computing has given us the ability to scale, but having the ability to analyze the bottlenecks of your web site, web service or web application can be crucial to overall service quality and service level agreement commitments. We are able to arrange to perform a distributed stress test[…]
We run automated virus checks with sites hosted with us on a regularly basis. In the event that your website or cloud instance is compromised we will alert you of what files on your account are unsafe so that you can take appropriate action to correct the issue. One of our recent virus scans has[…]
There will be a brief downtime of the N5-EAST node while we switch out a router that is showing signs of failure. We expect the downtime to be no more than 10 minutes.
Some Instant Website instances may experience broken links when trying to access PHPMyAdmin, if one of your instances is experiencing this problem, please contact support.
Between now and July 1st we will be upgrading our entire cloud cluster to bring you more features, better performance and high disk I/O. This change will allow us to: * To move everyone on the NEW TurboIO SANS (Faster and much more reliable centralized storage). * To get everyone moved to new hardware that is faster[…]
N5 Networks is happy to announce our latest cloud product SiteGuard. SiteGuard is a unique solution covering site monitoring, intrusion detection, offsite backups, and more. Website owners and server administrators alike find themselves faced with some very scary disaster recovery scenarios. Topping this list is website uptime, offsite backups and network intrusions. SiteGuard protects your site[…]