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Herts Digital Awards 2016

We’re excited to announce that we’ve signed up to be the headline sponsor of the Herts Digital Awards 2016! The awards are the first dedicated to celebrating the online achievements of Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 20.06.16

Dragon boat race results

Dragon Boat Race – The Results

On Saturday the Nimbus team took part in the fantastic Ware Dragon Boat Race organised by the Hertford Shires Rotary. 13 teams competed on the day for the coveted trophy along Read more...

Matt

Written By: Matt
Date: 13.06.16

Wordpress

WordPress security – The Importance of updating WordPress

WordPress has fast become the world’s leading website platform with 26% of the web using the CMS (as of May 2016). Due to its huge popularity the platform is frequently Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 6.06.16

Keeping domain contact details up to date

A few years ago ICANN started an initiative to ensure that .com/.net/.org/etc domain owners keep their domain whois information up to date. More recently they have begun getting registrars to suspend Read more...

Matt

Written By: Matt
Date: 25.05.16

planned upgrade

Charity Dragon Boat Race

The whole team here at Nimbus are going to be competing against 9 other local businesses in this year’s Charity Rotary Dragon Boat Race in Ware on the 11th of Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 18.05.16

planned upgrade

Planned Upgrade: Friday 20th May 2016

On Friday 20th of May 2016 00:01 to 06:00 hrs UK time, we’ll be conducting an upgrade on our communications line out of our primary Data Centre in North London Read more...

Matt

Written By: Matt
Date: 18.05.16

WordPress XML-RPC Brute Force Attacks

Over the past week or so, we’ve noticed an increase in the amount of WordPress sites being targeted by XML-RPC Brute force attacks. These attacks flood your site with lots Read more...

Matt

Written By: Matt
Date: 28.04.16

The 15 Most Successful Ethical Hackers In The World

If you thought all computer hackers were out there to steal your credit card information and personal details you’d be very wrong. Some hackers are actually everyday life superheroes, fighting Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 4.04.16

planned upgrade

Domain Renewal: The Domain Expiry Process Explained

Domain names are essential for the online presence of any business, not only does it add creditability to your business but it’s also important for building your brand. If a Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 4.04.16

domain

Operating System Upgrades – CentOS 5 to CentOS 6

If you have a server with Nimbus it will be running on the CentOS operating system, which then your control panel (if you have one) sits on top of. In Read more...

Matt

Written By: Matt
Date: 18.03.16

How Much Do Web Designers Earn? Infographic

Working as a web designer has many benefits. You get to use your creative side, often working on interesting projects at the forefront of technology and marketing. But the big Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 10.03.16

email hosting

It’s time to move your email

Every year since the late naughties there have been predictions that this will be the year that e-mail dies, obviously being now in 2016 and email still the main source Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 8.03.16

Magento hosting

Magento 2 – We’re ready!

An exciting time lies ahead for eCommerce as Magento 2 is now working and ready to go! With this new version of Magento you’ll find many improvements including; Database improvements Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 24.02.16

We’ve Moved – New office!

We’ve moved!On the 23rd November 2015, the Nimbus team picked up all our computers, desks and our nice new coffee machine and moved from West Road in Harlow to our lovely Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 23.02.16

domain

glibc: getaddrinfo Security Alert

Over the last few days a security issue was identified with Red Hat/CentOS servers. Any CentOS 6 servers here at Nimbus have been automatically patched overnight. We recommend that clients reboot their servers Read more...

Peter Martin

Written By: Peter Martin
Date: 23.02.16