As part of routine system updates, we will gradually reboot all servers in the next 24 hours. Expected downtime will be a few minutes per server.
Service to the port 43 WHOIS service for .CO.ZA domains has been restored again.
Service to the port 43 WHOIS service for .ORG.ZA domains has been restored again.
We will perform an upgrade to MariaDB Server, the drop-in replacement for (and better version of) MySQL Server this evening (UTC time). We expect no more than a few minutes of downtime for each server. This work has completed successfully.
We have resolved issues with delayed email delivery on server W-32 in Cape Town today.
Very efficient as always, thank you