Emergency maintenance - this weekend

Dear allDue to some emergency maintenance requirements at network level, it is critical for us to carry out some emergency maintenance this weekend.This may result in 2 short periods of possible downtime during our work, which will be carried out during:Friday night: 22:00 > 05:00Saturday night: 22:00 > 05:00Although we have scheduled 2 ... Read More »

3rd Sept 2015
Exchange 2003 - End of life

In case you have not heard, it's less than 2 weeks until Microsoft will no longer offer security updates, support or technical content updates for Windows Server 2003.Windows Server 2003 has been a trusted ally for over a decade for many SMEs. However the business world has changed dramatically in the past 10 years and because the software is ... Read More »

6th Jul 2015
Microsoft Exchange hosted email changes

From the 18th of March we will be making some changes to the way we handle spam emails sent to your Microsoft Exchange mailboxes and those Microsoft Exchange mailboxes protected by our Email Security service.It's called 'Mail Server Profiling'.As you'll know, the battle to keep one step ahead of spammers is constantly evolving, and we're currently ... Read More »

1st Mar 2015
SSL for Email / FTP / cPanel

Critical update: We have now installed an official SSL for incoming and outgoing emails, FTP and cPanel. on every server. All customers should now adjust their emails and FTP to use SSL only, with the actual server name as the incoming and outgoing mail server or FTP hostname. You can find your server name in your cPanel, on the left in the ... Read More »

28th Jan 2015
.NET Price increase

this notice is to inform you of the upcoming .NET price increase and give you advance notice should you want to renew any names ahead of the price change.VeriSign, the Registry Operator for the .NET domain will be increasing its annual registration price by $0.61 USD.As a result WESH UK will pass on this price increase for this domain name ... Read More »

13th Jan 2015
Server upgrades - September 2014

Just a reminder to let you know that as it is now September, all server upgrades will be starting this month :-)Customers will be emailed on a per-server basis to advise when each upgrade is going to be carried out.Servers will be upgraded gradually with Apache being done first, followed a week later by PHP, then a week later by MySQL.Monday 8th ... Read More »

2nd Sept 2014
New .UK Domain names

With the launch of the new .UK domain names recently, you can now register your .UK domain name through our domain ordering page here:http://www.wesh.co.uk/customer.services/?m=claimyourukIn order to register a .UK domain name, you MUST first have BOTH a matching .co.uk and .org.uk domain.BOTH of your existing domains must be absolutely identical ... Read More »

21st Jun 2014
Outgoing emails and spam.

Dear AllSMTP Authentication:If you find that from today you are having problems sending outgoing emails, please, please read over our previous announcements as we have now enforced the SMTP Authentication after giving everybody a lot of notice and an extra 1 month to ask any questions or seek help with ticking the authentication box.Hourly sending ... Read More »

3rd Jun 2014
SMTP Authentication adjustments

Dear AllPlease be aware that by the end of April, you will need to ensure that all of your email clients/software programs are adjusted to use "SMTP Authentication"===============================================================================Within your email software, such as Outlook, under the properties of each email address > Advanced ... Read More »

19th Apr 2014
Heartbleed vulnerability

Just a quick update to let you all know that NONE of WESH UK's servers are affected by the latest bug you are hearing about on the news.You do not need to take any action, nor ask us to do anything, as it does not affect CentOS servers.You should however ensure1. Your own email account passwords are strong.2. Your cPanel passwords are ... Read More »

10th Apr 2014