Double ISPA 2015 Win!

Last night we attended the 2015 ISPA awards (also known as the ‘UK internet oscars’) and we are delighted to announce we walked away with 2 ISPA’s! For the 3rd  year in a row we topped the Customer Choice Award , as voted for by customers of the companies nominated, so a massive thanks to every …

Christmas 2013 is here!

As we eagerly await the snow (and santa), finish hanging baubles on the tree and hope we don’t get the cracker with the nail clippers, we thought we would let you know about our plans for Christmas. Should you have any questions or queries over the festive season, please contact us using the usual methods: …

Office Party – we have 3 nominations for the 2013 ISPA Awards!

The team are delighted to have been nominated in 3 categories for this year’s ISPA awards. After winning Best Consumer Customer Service last year it’s fantastic to be nominated again in not one, but three categories! We have been nominated for: – Best Consumer Customer Service – Best Business Customer Service – Customer Choice Award …

Facebook to require SSL from Oct 1st on fanpages/apps

On the 1st October Facebook have mandated that all external content hosted on fanpages or in applications must be secured over an SSL. If your fanpage or app uses externally hosted content it but be referred to using https rather than http from this date. If you use your catalyst2 account to host content for …

VMware Service Provider

Since we switched on our VMware virtual hosting platform 18 months ago we have been working towards partner status, to affirm our commitment to the stability and feature rich vSphere platform. Thanks to a lot of hard work behind the scenes we have now been confirmed as Professional Service Providers, showing our experience in the …

Enkompass – Windows Hosting

Here at catalyst2 we have been awaiting the release of Enkompass by cPanel to replace our current  HELM windows control panel. Finally that day has come and we are proud to be offering Enkompass on our redundent VMware hosting platform. Get all the benefits of the cloud, with an easy to use control panel supporting …

Cloud, Virtualisation, what is it?

These words are starting to form the next big thing online, so what does it mean? There are many terms for what is essentially the same thing, so lets see if we can make it a bit more simple 🙂 The “old fashioned way” of hosting Traditionally your website would be hosted on a physical …