Blacknight Hosting Network Status Service announcements and related posts from the Blacknight technical team

  • Ongoing scheduled maintenance on Linux shared hosting MySQL nodes
    by Tony Doherty on 16th April 2019 at 4:26 pm

    Over the next 5 weeks we will be upgrading our Mysql nodes to newer hardware and an updated Operating system. We plan to migrate two nodes every morning between 07:00 and 08:00 AM and downtime per node is expected to be 20-30 minutes appx. We have thoroughly tested the process and have migrated a number […]

  • Scheduled Maintenance on MySql Servers
    by Tony Doherty on 12th April 2019 at 1:55 pm

    The following servers will be taken offline on Monday 15th of April starting at 08:00AM to facilitate migration to newer hardware. pemmysql11-5.blacknight.com mysql560.cp.blacknight.com /mysql560int.cp.blacknight.com pemmysql10-5.blacknight.com mysql559.cp.blacknight.com /mysql559int.cp.blacknight.com Approximate downtime per MySql Node is 20-30 minutes. update : 15.4.2019 08:58 the maintenance has completed and services are back onlin […]

  • Issue on two shared MySQL database nodes
    by Kieran Kenny on 12th April 2019 at 5:43 am

    Two shared MySQL nodes encountered difficulty this morning, namely: pemmysql30-5pemmysql31-5 We’re currently investigating the issue. MySQL on these nodes may be unavailable until resolved. Update to follow… UPDATE: Normal service was restored at 07:47 […]

  • Maintenance on pemmysql 08-5/09-5 Thursday 11th of April at 10PM
    by Paul Zukowski on 11th April 2019 at 8:20 am

    The following servers will be taken offline on Thursday 11th of April starting at 10:00pm to facilitate migration to newer hardware. pemmysql08-5.blacknight.com – mysql551.cp.blacknight.com / mysql551int.cp.blacknight.com pemmysql09-5.blacknight.com – mysql554.cp.blacknight.com / mysql554int.cp.blacknight.com Approximate downtime per server is 20-30 minutes. […]

  • Maintenance on pemmysql 08-5/09-5 Monday 8th of April at 10PM
    by Paul Zukowski on 8th April 2019 at 9:07 am

    The following servers will be taken offline on Monday 8th of April starting at 10:00pm to facilitate migration to newer hardware. pemmysql08-5.blacknight.com – mysql551.cp.blacknight.com / mysql551int.cp.blacknight.com pemmysql09-5.blacknight.com – mysql554.cp.blacknight.com / mysql554int.cp.blacknight.com Approximate downtime per server is 20-30 minutes. Additionally to the above servers pemmysql82-5 will be rebooted to increase the disk space. Approximate downtime for […]

  • Maintenance on multiple database servers Monday 25th March
    by Tara Kelly on 21st March 2019 at 2:54 pm

    We will be performing essential maintenance on the MySQL database servers with the following hostnames. There could be up to 15-30 minutes downtime during the maintenance window. The work will stat at 8am, Monday the 25th of March. It is estimated to be completed by 9am. Affected servers are: mysql3791.cp.blacknight.com, mysql3791int.cp.blacknight.com mysql3873.cp.blacknight.com, mysql3873int.cp.blacknight.com mysql3863.cp.blacknight.com, mysql3863int.cp.blacknight.com […]