Announcing the Launch of OCS Hosting Redesigned Website

  Sometimes, you just know that it’s time for a change. Despite the fact that we were very proud of our website, we also found that it no longer expressed the right kind of flow that our customers crave. Today, we’re very proud to announce the launch of the fully redesigned OCS Hosting Service website at the new ...

bbPress WordPress Plugin Security Vulnerability

If you are using the popular WordPress plugin bbPress, please do update the plugin and install the latest version as versions from 2.6.0 to 2.6.4 contain a serious vulnerability. bbPress is used by WordPress users to create online forums on their sites. The discovered vulnerability allows unauthenticated normal users to escalate their privileges ...

Time To Switch To The New OCS Hosting Service Managed DNS Set

It is time to switch to the new OCS Hosting Service Managed DNS set. OLD NS 52.45.140.147  # ns1.ordercloudserver.com 52.52.125.106  # ns2.ordercloudserver.com 160.16.123.5    # ns4.ordercloudserver.com 3.0.251.216      # ns5.ordercloudserver.com   NEW NS (effective date immediately): ns1.mydnsnode.com  # ...

OCS Hosting Service Production Servers Moving To PHP 7.3

As you may know, PHP 7.3 is now fully a production stack & all major PHP frameworks have released new versions to take full advantage of the features offered by this version. In fact, PHP 7.4 (the next PHP 7 minor release), is expected to be released to the General Availability on November 28th, 2019. Our engineers will now set PHP 7.3 as ...

TECPRESSO Inc. Hits Another Milestone With cPanel Partnership

WILMINGTON, DELAWARE Businesses of all sizes across the globe are looking for ways to ease the burden of managing their core infrastructure. Part of that process sometimes involves giving the system administrators, developers, and webmasters that take care of the systems, tools to ease their work-load so they can focus on tasks that are equally ...

Tokyo 07 Downtime Incident Postmortem

What Happened: At 019:00 UTC, on the 15th of November, 2018, the Monitoring Team received a notification was received that PHP applications installed in one of the systems in Tokyo (TOKYO 07) was having issues connecting to MySQL database. The MySQL error we saw on the log was:  [Warning] Aborted connection 305628 to db: 'db' user: 'dbuser' ...

Mod_PageSpeed Enabled For Portland, Ashburn and Tokyo Systems

One of the most sought-request we have received so far has been the implementation of Mod_PageSpeed. We have deliberately delayed this as the module is tested for compatibility, performance, and reliability. Having done some real-world testing for some of the core filters, we will go ahead and enable it for servers located at our Portland, ...

Our Website Is Wearing A New Look

We recently made some changes to our website look to give you a better experience. If you have visited www.ordercloudserver.com before, chances are that our cookies from your previous visit are still in your browser. We use cookies to let us know when you visit our websites, how you interact with us, to enrich your user experience, and to ...

Latest cPanel Updates Brings New & Enhanced Features

If you have accessed your cPanel recently, you must have seen some new features available. While these changes are almost imperceptible, the recent updates we made brought something that we believe will make using cPanel easier and more intuitive. 1. Help links in cPanel user interface:Gone are the days when you have to dig the internet looking ...

Service Outage 2018-05-15

Our status check indicates that a recent update pushed out by the CL team caused Apache to be unable to start up and hit a segmentation fault due to a conflict with another module which wasn't tested for. This is one of those issues that came from upstream and affected some servers for 5-7 minutes. We do apologize for any inconvenience this may ...