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Scheduled Maintenance on our Windows Hosting Server
Posted by CH Vinay on 08 May 2017 01:16 PM

Update: The scheduled maintenance on below mentioned windows hosting server has completed successfully.

 

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Description :

We are migrating the server plesk-web20.webhostbox.net from 2k8 to win2k12 hyperV VM.

Reason : To improve the web service infrastructure on our shared server.

 

Maintenance Notice :

Please be advised that the following Windows server will be undergoing a scheduled maintenance and migration as per the schedule and reason mentioned below.

Reason :

Upgrading the OS from Windows 2008 to Windows 2012

 

Benefits of this Migration :

  • Windows 2012 std R2 supports more memory
  • Windows 2012 ships with IIS8.x which support CPU throttling for worker process
  • Windows 2012 ships in with building security feature of restricting IP for failed ftp attempt for x min.
  • Support for Powershell v4.0 and feature improvement
  • Management/backup/recovery ease w.r.t Hyper-V 2012 VPSs  

 

Maintenance Window :

Server: plesk-web20.webhostbox.net

Day and Date: Tuesday, 08th May 2017

Start Time: 19:00 Hours (IST)

Duration: 120 Minutes 

Affected Services :

All services hosted on this server.

Note: Plesk Panel service and FTP service will be stopped at services will be stopped 5 hours prior to the maintenance start time. Clients will not able able to upload any new data post that, till the migration is complete.

Please feel free to contact our support helpdesk in case you have any queries.