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Scheduled Maintenance on our Windows Hosting Servers
Posted by on 17 May 2017 06:50 PM

Maintenance Notice :
Please be advised that the following Windows servers 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 Date Start Time (IST) Expected Downtime Wednesday, 17th May 2017 19:00  2 Hours Wednesday, 17th May 2017 20:00  2 Hours


Affected Services :

All services hosted on this server.


Plesk Panel service and FTP service would be stopped at 12:00 PM IST on the same day itself i.e 17th May for both the servers. 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.