How to migrate from Github to your self-hosted Gitlab

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Today Github has announced that it has been acquired by Microsoft. Some of you do not like this move and choose to move over to the hosted version of Gitlab. However, did you know that you can host your own Gitlab installation without investing a lot in managing your own server? In this article we will show you how you … Read More

GDPR: How does this affect you

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As of 25 May 2018, we have to comply with the GDPR (or AVG in Dutch, Algemene Verordening gegevensbescherming). In this blog we explain how this affects you. Privacy is important As a customer of you can expect that we understand privacy. We value privacy and welcome the GDPR. Unfortunately, this means that we need a few minutes of your … Read More

Why you should have your own .eu domain

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There are in Europe multiple geographical TLDs (Top Level Domain, such as .com, .eu, etc) you can choose from. If you are Dutch, perhaps .nl is the best one to go. But you can also use .eu or even a .com domain. So, which TLD should you register? Make your company known in the EU Exporting your products or services … Read More

Important details regarding DirectAdmin CVE-2017-18045 Segfault

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Back in October 2017 DirectAdmin released version 1.52.1 with a cryptic message regarding a bug that could provide unauthorised access. The exact impact and access to what was unknown until today. To show the importance, DirectAdmin issued CVE-2017-18045. But what is this security bug really and what implications does it have? Recently we have been seeing reports from clients complaining about … Read More

Statement Kernel Side-Channel Attacks

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Recently a vulnerability has been disclosed about flaws in processor designs, affecting but not limited to Intel, AMD and ARM processors. Due to how the flaws work and limitations in processor designs, it is not possible to mitigate these flaws with a processor firmware update (microupdate). Instead, an update is required on Operating System level, which means that Linux Operating … Read More

Announcement: Emergency power maintenance in Serverius

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Since Februari 2014 runs on two different power feeds. This means that we can keep our servers online, even when only one power feed is online. Today Serverius has announced that they will perform an emergency power maintenance on the A feed in Dronten as they have discovered problems in this power feed. To resolve this problem, they have … Read More

Install SublimeLinter-php on Windows

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I like to work with Sublime Text because of the many packages and simplicity. You can customize the applications in almost any way possible: color schemes, packages, settings and short cuts. And with the plugin SublimeLinter-php it is even possible to see your PHP errors before you save and run the file! I had recommended Sublime to my colleague, however … Read More

Power outage and servers: safe online

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Yesterday there was a major power outage in Noord-Holland, The Netherlands. This showed us how much we depend on power and how limited we are when there is no power at all. Especially for servers power outages are undesirable since it can cause data loss and service interruptions. In this blog I will explain what actions has taken against this. … Read More

Create a Laravel 5 package with Laravel 4 illuminate/workbench

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At we work with the Laravel framework for our internal systems. The framework provides us basic functions and a MVC structure making development much easier. We can extend the framework with packages of third party developers allowing us to develop even faster. For example there are plenty of packages to connect our systems with Twitter (still a todo thing). … Read More

5 years of

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On 11 January 2015 is 5 years old! We are grateful to our loyal clients and are proud that our first customer is still with us after all those years. To celebrate our birthday we have a special offer for you. We offer you 10% discount on annual payments upon any other discount. If you have an existing service … Read More