Lasso 7 Hosting

With immediate effect we are no longer providing Lasso 7 hosting. All existing Lasso 7 hosting clients have been successfully migrated to Lasso 8.5 hosting without any modifications to your sites. If you require Lasso 7 hosting please contact us for a trial on our Lasso 8.5 server because it’s highly likely that your site … [Read more…]

Certified Lasso Developer

Black Night Software owner, Stephen Thirlwell is now a Certified Lasso Developer. This means that he has been tested and accredited by LassoSoft. Stephen Thirlwell has been developing Lasso web sites since 1999.

LassoSoft Hosting Partner

Black Night Software are proud to announce that we are a LassoSoft Hosting Partner. We will be announcing our Lasso 9 hosting plans within the next week or two. Black Night Software have been developing and hosting Lasso driven web sites from conception to deployment in a shared or dedicated server environment since 1999.

.com, .net, .org, .info, .biz Possible Issue

We’ve become aware of a fault at the registry where some domains with the registry INWW/Melbourne IT have had additional name servers added to each domain name. This is causing sporadic domain name resolution meaning email and web services may be down, you may see a search engine style domain parking page instead of your … [Read more…]

Email Server Maintenance

We will be performing an upgrade on the following server on SUNDAY 5th December at 10am : Email Server – newpop3.blacknight.co.uk Services Affected Incoming and Outgoing email For how long? We anticipate a maximum of 30 minutes downtime with actual downtime expected to be a few minutes however due to nature of this upgrade there … [Read more…]

Email Server Changes

Due to an increase in SPF blocking we have decided to disable this feature at the current time. Instead of bouncing messages with an allow notification for your senders to unblock themselves if legitimate it will now add to the SPAM scoring system and stamp them as such in the header. This may result in … [Read more…]

Email Warning

Recently we have had increased reports of emails explaining to you that your email settings have changed as shown below. Please do not click this link, this email is not from us and should be deleted immediately. We have taken steps to block these emails from reaching our customers. If you receive similar messages report … [Read more…]

Server Maintenance

We will be performing some software updates on the following server this weekend : Macosx3.blacknight.co.uk Services affected : Lasso 8.5 Services Some Static html sites Some PHP sites When and for how long? There will be a slight speed issue for around 5-10 minutes whilst the software is installed. Once installed there will be a … [Read more…]

Twitter and Facebook

Did you know that Black Night Software are on Twitter and Facebook? Twitter : twitter.com/blacknightsw Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/pages/Black-Night-Software-Mac-Hosting/255292695928 LinkedIn : http://uk.linkedin.com/in/blacknightsoftware We hope to utilise these sites to keep our customers updated with developments.