cpanel2 emergency repairs

Greetings,   We have experienced a motherboard failure with the server that is currently hosting cpanel2.netwisp.com. We are moving the hard drives to a new server in order to bring the websites back online. We hope to have the server back up and running within the hour. This announcement will be updated as the repairs progress.   UPDATE ... Read More »

23rd Jan 2016
.NET and .ORG TLD registration rate increase

We applogize for the short notice, but effective immediately, we have increased our .ORG and .NET registration rates to $12.95/year. Although we strive to keep our registration prices as low as possible, there has been three price increases for .NET and .ORG registrations since we set the $10.95/year rate. We are having to increase our prices to ... Read More »

29th Aug 2015
Notice of power maintenance on Oct. 20, 2013

Greetings,Please be advised that our data center will be performing upgrades to our power distribution circuits which will require their electricty to be cut. Therefore, we will need move everyone over to an alternate circuit on October 20th starting at 12AM CDT to avoid the power disruption. This will require all of our dedicated and some virtual ... Read More »

10th Oct 2013
Critical kernel reboots for Wednesday May 15th

Greetings,   We apologize for the short notice but A 0 day root exploit has been published for CentOS/RHEL 6 based systems. We will need to reboot our affected servers tonight with a kernel update in order to close the exploit and keep our servers secure. We currently only have our virtual servers running with the affected operating system. ... Read More »

15th May 2013
vps4.netwisp.com emergency maintenance

Please be advised that we will be taking vps4.netwisp.com offline shortly after 12AM CDT on Saturday, April 27th for repairs. One of the memory sticks has started to report errors and needs to be replaced before it starts to cause problems including server crashes or data corruption. We expect the total downtime to be short, about 15 minutes, long ... Read More »

26th Apr 2013
cpanel1.webserverbox.com emergency maintenance

Greetings,   Please be advised that we are currently experience a hardware issue with cpanel1.webserverbox.com (our primary reseller server) that is causing stability issues. The server has crashed three times today as a result of this issue. We are sending a tech to perform repairs to the server that you can monitor ... Read More »

2nd Apr 2013
Kernel Reboots Scheduled for April 4th, 2013

Greetings!   We will be rebooting our servers Thursday at 11PM CDT (-5 GMT) with the latest kernel versions. While our shared servers will have outages of about 5 minutes during the reboot, the VPS servers may take longer depending on how quickly the VPSes are shut down. While we expect the higher density nodes to be rebooted in about 10 ... Read More »

2nd Apr 2013
Kernel Reboots Scheduled for March 30th, 2012

Greetings,   Please be advised that we will be rebooting all of our servers including our virtual server hardware nodes starting at 12AM Central Time on Friday March 30th for kernel updates. We expect the downtime to be about 5 minutes for our standard servers and up to 30 minutes for our virtual server nodes. However, we will also be ... Read More »

28th Mar 2012
Kernel Reboots Scheduled for November 2nd, 2011

Greetings, Please be advised that we will be rebooting all servers Wednesday night starting at 10PM CDT in order to apply kernel updates. This includes our virtual servers which may take 20-30 minutes in order to restart. You can follow the progress of the upgrades here: http://forums.netwisp.com/forumdisplay.php?f=16 If you have any questions ... Read More »

28th Oct 2011
cPanel Upgrades for October 28th

Greetings, Please be advised that we are going to be migrating everyone on cpanel5 (those with shared IP address 216.86.153.116) to newer and faster servers Friday (October 28th, 2011) night starting at 10PM. We do not expect anyone to have any major disruptions in service from this migration. However, anyone who tries to access their ... Read More »

25th Oct 2011