Server bne01.barkdns.com.au maintenance from 8pm-10pm on Feb 2nd, 2017

We are conducting maintenance on shared hosting server bne01.barkdns.com.au from 8pm on Feb 2nd, 2017. Expected downtime: 2hrs.

2nd Feb 2017
akl01.barkdns.com.au maintenance 1st Feb 2017 @ 8pm

We are conducting maintenance on shared hosting server akl01.barkdns.com.au from 8pm on Feb 1st, 2017. Expected downtime: 2hrs.

1st Feb 2017
2016 Two-Factor Authentication

What is Two-Factor Authentication? Two-factor authentication adds an additional layer of security by introducing a second step to login. It takes your password and adds a second factor, typically a physical device such as phone or tablet. In the event an attacker obtains your password, two-factor authentication would stop them from accessing your ... Read More »

21st Mar 2016
2016 March Data Centre Maintenance

TRACT wishes to advise of the following maintenance to be conducted at our facilities. These works are not anticipated to have any effect on the normal operations. Work Start: 03-03-2016 05:00 Work End: 03-03-2016 07:30 Time Zone: Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Outage Duration: 150 minutes UPS/Generator/ATS Preventative maintenance ... Read More »

18th Feb 2016
2016 July PHP 5.6 Update

TRACT will upgrade shared hosting servers in June 2016. The current version, PHP 5.5, was initially released in June 2013 and is officially supported until July 2016. Most improvements in PHP 5.6.x have no impact on existing code. PHP 5.6 will replace version 5.5, which introduces: Constant scalar expressions Variadic functions Argument ... Read More »

10th Feb 2016
2015 Summary in Search Trends

Some of the biggest stories were also black spots in history, dotted in between human interest and sporting events. February saw 406M+ searches for the 87th Academy Awards, shortly followed by the 11th Cricket World cup (323M+ searches), jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand. April saddened us with the Nepal earthquake, which attracted 85M+ ... Read More »

1st Jan 2016
2015 December Data Centre Maintenance

TRACT wishes to advise of the following maintenance to be conducted at our facilities. These works are not anticipated to have any effect on the normal operations. Work Start: 23-12-2015 05:30 Work End: 23-12-2015 07:30 Time Zone: Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) Outage Duration: 120 minutes UPS/Generator/ATS Preventative maintenance ... Read More »

10th Dec 2015
2015 October Infrastructure Maintenance

TRACT will be performing scheduled maintenance on our cloud application and as a result all service(s) may experience a disruption of up to 120 minutes within the window advised. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Please note that all times are given in 24-hour format. Work Start: 15/10/2015 22:00 Work End: 16/10/2015 00:00 Time ... Read More »

11th Oct 2015
2015 September PHP 5.5 Update

TRACT‬ will be updating PHP on our shared hosting servers in September 2015. PHP will be upgraded from 5.4.x to 5.5.x and we need you guys to ensure sites are compatible: PHP release history Why Update PHP? There are quite a number of compelling reasons to upgrade PHP, the major ones focusing on performance and security: Bundled Opcode ... Read More »

3rd Aug 2015