Archive for August, 2007

DreamHost Status running again…

Friday, August 17th, 2007

The DreamHost Status site is running again and Dallas has posted an update on the DNS outage situation.
A runaway process had erroneously been eating domain DNS records. DreamHost is in the process of checking all domains for missing DNS records and restoring all of them.
Hopefully everything is under control now…

Network Problems Continues

Friday, August 17th, 2007

Since the network problems at DreamHost continues and the status site is acting up again, I’m relaying the latest message from DreamHost Status here:
Unfortunately we are experiencing a return of similar network problems that we experienced yesterday. Please keep your eye on this post as we will update it as soon as we have more [...]

DreamHost Network Slowness

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007

DreamHost are currently experiencing some network difficulties which is causing parts of their network to be inaccessible. This is affecting everyone in a random manner.
I can currently access the main web site, but the control panel seems very slow and the DreamHost Status site is currently down.

I’m not currently sure if any customer web sites [...]

DreamHost Private Servers

Thursday, August 2nd, 2007

DreamHost has just announced that they are launching DreamHost Private Servers.
DreamHost PS is a premium shared hosting service based on Linux-VServer, which gives each user their own “virtual machine” and thereby protecting their CPU and RAM from other users on the same physical machine.

While virtual servers gets more and more common in the hosting business, [...]