OUT OF THE BOX
We can never overemphasise the importance of backups - but human error can cause problems for even the biggest companies...
On March 28th, 2018 at approximately 1:30 pm CST the server housing the cPanel Feature Request site’s hypervisor unexpectedly failed. While we have been able to bring the Feature Request site back online, we have experienced an issue that has resulted in a loss of all data dating back to September of 2017.Read More
You may have never heard of either of these companies, but we certainly have. Liquid Web is a Wordpress-focused hosting company, and iThemes are a plugin developer whose products have long formed a significant part of the Brown Box ecosystem. We recently moved away from using iThemes Security, but BackupBuddy is still very much our preferred backup plugin. Hopefully this change won't have a negative effect on the development of BackupBuddy - indeed the added knowledge and different perspectives that come from being part of the larger organisation may well be a benefit! Either way we'll be watching closely.
Liquid Web has announced the acquisition of iThemes in an all cash deal that includes the entire iThemes team moving over to Liquid Web as an independent unit, and iThemes products will be included in various Liquid Web offerings.Read More