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  • Jan 21, 2018

    Server reboots across our network

    Due to essential maintenance, customer nodes across our network need to be rebooted in the coming few days. This covers customers on both our OpenVZ and KVM platforms.

    We will reboot servers in a 2 hour time window based on where the servers are located. The time window will start as follows:

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  • Dec 3, 2017

    BHost is now peering at AMS-IX and LINX

    We’ve recently joined at AMS-IX (Amsterdam Internet Exchange) and LINX (London Internet Exchange) allowing our network to connect directly to hundreds of other networks. This means you can enjoy even better network performance for your BHost services.

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  • Oct 8, 2017

    Introducing our new partnership with Cloudflare

    BHost is excited to announce our new partnership with Cloudflare, the website performance and security company.

    Cloudflare is a content delivery network (CDN) that increases the performance and security of every website on its network, protecting against a broad range of threats and attacks. Over 6,000,000 websites run on the Cloudflare network—ranging from individual blogs to e-commerce sites to the websites of Fortune 500 companies to national governments. Cloudflare powers almost a trillion monthly page views—more than Amazon, Wikipedia, Twitter, Zynga, AOL, Apple, Bing, eBay, PayPal and Instagram combined. Nearly every single IP address on the internet regularly connects to websites through the Cloudflare network.

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  • May 30, 2017

    NL1 Amsterdam – Planned Network Maintenance

    We will be carrying out network maintenance in our NL1 Amsterdam data center, during the window advertised below. There is no expected impact to services as a result of this maintenance and we will issue an update if there is any change in this situation.

    Window Start Time: Wednesday 31st May 2017 @ 8pm UTC
    Window End Time: Wednesday 31st May 2017 @ 10pm UTC

    Please follow us on Twitter to receive updates during the maintenance period.

  • May 22, 2017

    New my.BHost portal

    We’re excited to announce the upcoming release of a new version of our customer portal – my.BHost.

    With an updated look and better navigation, the new portal will make it easier to manage your BHost services.

    This summer we will also be launching support for two-factor authentication (2FA) on your my.BHost account, introducing a new affiliates scheme and providing multi-currency payment options.

    See some screenshots below for a sneak peak of what to expect from the new my.BHost and follow us on Twitter or Facebook for the latest updates.


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  • Apr 2, 2017

    US1 Fremont – network maintenance on April 6th, 2017

    We will be carrying out network maintenance at our US1 Fremont facility during the following window:

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  • Feb 24, 2017

    BHost and the “Cloudbleed” vulnerability

    Last night a security vulnerability was announced affecting websites protected and accelerated by Cloudflare. Cloudflare is a reverse HTTP proxy service, which sits between a webserver and the internet to provide extra security and content optimization / CDN services. A bug in the Cloudflare system caused limited amounts of data to leak.

    The vulnerability has been detailed extensively on Cloudflare’s blog post here.
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  • Nov 26, 2016

    UK1 London – hardware maintenance on nodes VPS06, VPS07, HV100

    We will be carrying out hardware maintenance on the following nodes. During the maintenance window, customer virtual machines will be shut down as we will need to power off the host node completely. We apologize for any inconvenience caused by this essential maintenance.



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