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EasyApache 3 Deprecation Schedules

  Notice 9/13/16: This deprecation schedule is no longer valid. Please see the updated schedule in the new post: Updated EasyApache 3 Deprecation Schedule. The below post is retained solely for historical accuracy.  EasyApache 3 has served us well for the past 10 years, but it’s almost time for us to say goodbye. While EasyApache3 did its job, and did it for a long time, there were many improvements that we wanted to make. The biggest external complaint …

5 Reasons You Want to be Using EasyApache 4

EasyApache 4 was introduced in cPanel & WHM version 11.52 and has grown into a stable and mature product. As of version 58 EasyApache 4 is out of BETA, and is the default for any new cPanel installation. If you aren’t familiar with EasyApache 4 yet, you can read the Announcement, read the updates from January, or watch new intro-to-EasyApache 4 video. As a server administrator you want to be using …

3 Ways to Prevent Email Abuse

  Over 100 billion emails get sent per day. Everything from simple out-of-office alerts to heavily private account and billing summaries gets transferred across servers, across the web, from person to person. And while we expect the things we send and deliver to remain protected and secured, we know that that isn’t always the case. There are various ways emails can be compromised, however, there are also a number of things that you can …

Platinum Satisfaction Guaranteed

In the technology sphere, many of us typify the 90s and early 2000s as the age of the internet boom. The dotcom bonanza that swept the globe during this time, which gave birth to such things as AOL and Napster, also spawned what was the congruent rise for web hosting and the need for server management. Among those at the helm of the hosting movement were John and Ethan, founders of Platinum …

Scared Rabbit | An Unexpected Journey into Web Hosting

The trope of the tech nerd turned internet rockstar is one we’ve heard time and time again in the past few years. However, in the case of one of our own cPanel & WHM users, Aaron Hiatt, this storyline seemed to happen in reverse. Migrating from lead guitarist of a rock band to the frontman of his own digital and print agency, Hiatt and his company, Scared Rabbit, truly illustrate how diverse …

Bye bye, prelinking!

Older versions of operating systems used prelink to preprocess modules and improve system performance. However, newer operating systems do not require prelink for performance enhancement. Also, the prelink module has compatibility issues with our RPM system, and we removed support for prelink in cPanel & WHM version 54. Soon, we will add the removal of prelink to our Autofixer repository. cPanel & WHM version 11.50 and later will automatically remove prelink from your system. For …

Free cP Starter Style

Starting in cPanel & WHM v64, we will be shipping the Light and Dark styles within the product. Please report issues or changes you would like to see by contacting our technical support. The Paper Lantern theme has come a long way since I last wrote about customizing the cPanel interface. As of this date, the instructions are still valid with a few minor adjustments. The theme continues to evolve and …

Development Update: cPanel & WHM version 58 is coming, and starting version 60

UPDATE 7/7/16 Due to problems in the security and usability, the following features have been removed from cPanel & WHM version 58, and are now targeted for v60: Enhanced PHP-FPM support This includes both the UI that was included in WHM and the relevant API calls. In the event that you have configured your server to use PHP-FPM on EDGE, your current implementation will not be altered, but you will not be able to manage …

See You at HostingCon Global?!

Beignets. Oysters. cPanel. Gumbo. What do all of these things have in common? They’re all going to be in New Orleans, July 24-27, for HostingCon Global 2016. The cPanel crew is headed to the Big Easy to exhibit at the conference, interact with the hosting community, and maybe snack on some of that delicious cuisine that’s made the city a foodie destination.

Hello From a cPanel Newbie

Hey cPanel Community! I’m Joanna, the newest addition to the cPanel Marketing team. I wanted to introduce myself, say hello, and share a few quick tidbits. A career move can sometimes be a bit overwhelming – new faces, new responsibilities, new things to learn, new surroundings. I was recently asked about my time here at cPanel and what I am most surprised to learn about the company. Having just a few weeks under my belt, …

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