Hosting companies – Engage with the Joomla! Community and add immense value to your offerings

February 14th, 2014

Start today & make sure you don’t miss out !   Powering approximately 4% of the web, Joomla! is one of the leading content management systems today. As a leading hosting company, positioning yourself to support Joomla can be a great value addition to your marketing strategy without any major impact on your infrastructure outlay…

Unplanned Downtime Earlier Today (Thu Feb 13 14:59-15:21 UTC 2014)

February 13th, 2014

The primary database server experienced a crash due to a full disk earlier today around 6:59am PST (14:59 UTC). The Nagios monitoring system which normally alerts us to prevent these outages had also crashed and failed to send any notices of a problem to the infrastructure team. By 7:21am PST (15:21 UTC) Jeff Sheltren…

February 2014 Internet Explorer Updates

February 11th, 2014

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-010 – Critical This security update resolves twenty-three privately reported and one publicly disclosed vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer. The most severe vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted Web page using Internet Explorer. An attacker who successfully exploited the most severe of these vulnerabilities could gain…

Seven Tips for Safer Internet Day

February 11th, 2014

The 11th Safer Internet Day will be celebrated worldwide today, February 11, 2014. The theme for the day is: "Let’s create a better internet together" It is like any other Tuesday on your calendar, but should it be? Just how secure is YOUR website? Just how safe is the information you store about your customers,…

Joining The Day We Fight Back

February 11th, 2014

Free Software is not just about saving money. It’s not just about sharing for sharing’s sake. Free Software, at its core, is about empowering people. It is about ensuring that everyone has ultimate control over their own electronic lives, because the software that runs their electronic lives is under their control and not someone else’s….

modern.IE Celebrates 1 Year Anniversary and 1 Million Hours Saved

February 6th, 2014

Since the launch of modern.IE in January of 2013, developers taking advantage of the free virtual testing tools on the site have collectively saved over 1 million hours testing time. Join us in congratulating the team on the anniversary and the milestone. Learn more about the anniversary over at the Exploring IE blog and more…