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Notice of Webnames Hosting Maintenance

Wednesday April 22nd, 2020

Dear Webnames.ca Hosting Customer, Please be advised that we will be performing an upgrade to our hosting platform. Configuration upgrades will be performed on our hosting infrastructure during a 90-minute maintenance window, beginning at 9:00 PM PT Wednesday, April 22nd (12:00 AM ET, April 23rd). During this 90-minute maintenance window, website availability and functionality will be impacted for up to 15 minutes. This maintenance ...

Notice of Registry Maintenance – Donuts

Tuesday April 07th, 2020

On April 7th, 2020, Donuts is performing system maintenance to further improve their registry system. In order to successfully complete the maintenance there will be a 4 hour maintenance window from 10AM PT on April 7th to 2PM PT on April 7th. During this time, certain Registrant transactions will be intermittently impacted. This maintenance only pertains to ...

Notice of Webnames Maintenance

Friday February 28th, 2020

Attention Webnames.ca Customers, Please be advised that we will be performing important maintenance at midnight between Friday, Feb 28 and Saturday, Feb 29. During a 4-hour maintenance window, customers should expect domain management for the following domain extensions to be intermittently unavailable: .co .io .am .cx .uk .cc .me .ws .in .eu .de .fr .pe .co.uk .me.uk .org.uk ...

Notice of Service Disruption

Thursday February 27th, 2020

  POST-MORTEM:  Root cause of the issue has been determined to be a new spam filtering firewall which was in testing, and which was exposed to our internal network prematurely (and was only meant to reside within a test environment). The device’s network configuration was not compatible with our internal production network, resulting in duplicate IP ...

Notice of Webnames Hosting Maintenance

Wednesday October 30th, 2019

Attention Webnames.ca Customers, Please be advised that we will be performing an upgrade to our hosting platform. Configuration upgrades will be performed on our hosting infrastructure during a two-hour maintenance window, beginning at 9:00 PM PT, Wednesday, Oct 30th, (12:00 AM Oct 31st ET). During this two-hour maintenance window, website availability and functionality will be impacted for up to 5 minutes. This maintenance ...

Notice of Registry Maintenance – Verisign

Thursday August 22nd, 2019

On August 22, 2019 Verisign is performing system maintenance to further improve the .COM and .NET registry system. In order to successfully complete the maintenance there will be a 4 hour maintenance window from 2PM PT on August 22 to 6PM PT on August 22. During this time, certain Registrant transactions will be intermittently impacted. This maintenance only pertains to ...

Hosting Disruption

Thursday August 01st, 2019

5:00 AM PT: The website hosting issue has been resolved. Underlying cause will continue to be investigated.   4:50 AM PT: Please note that an issue affecting a limited number of our website hosting customers is actively being investigated. This notice will be updated as more information becomes available.

Mail Services

Monday July 29th, 2019

9:30 AM PT – Mail services are now fully operational for all customers. 9:00 AM PT – A limited number of customers may still be experiencing issues with sending email (repeated prompts for username and password). This issue is actively being investigated. 8:25 AM PT – Mail issues are now resolved and services have been fully restored. ...

Notice of Registry Maintenance – CIRA

Thursday July 11th, 2019

On July 11, 2019 the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is performing system maintenance to further improve the .CA registry system. In order to successfully complete the maintenance there will be a 4 hour maintenance window from 8 PM PT on July 11 to 12 AM PT on July 12. During this time, certain Registrant transactions will be intermittently impacted. This maintenance ...

Notice of Registry Maintenance – CIRA

Thursday June 13th, 2019

On June 13, 2019 the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is performing system maintenance to further improve the .CA registry system. In order to successfully complete the maintenance there will be a 4 hour maintenance window from 8PM PT on June 13 to 12AM PT on June 14. During this time, certain Registrant transactions will be intermittently impacted. This maintenance only pertains ...