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Meet the Team: Allan Buchan

Name: Allan Buchan Department: Support Job title: (our first!) Junior System Administrator Random fact about you: I enjoy growing super-hot chilies (and foolishly eating them!) Also, I’m naturally better at a South African accent than Dutch – even after living in Holland for a year! In a nutshell, describe your role at Bytemark? So, in […]

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Bytemark buys Derby web hosting company Swordfish

This morning, we’re announcing that we’ve acquired Derby web hosting company Swordfish Hosting. The purchase includes Swordfish’s data centre assets and its customers. We’re looking forward to welcoming Swordfish’s customers to Bytemark. First and foremost, the service to Swordfish customers will remain the same, at the same price. We’ve answered some questions about the transition […]

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We’re on the G-Cloud

There’s no pun that hasn’t been done about the G-Cloud – so I’ll cut to the chase. We’ve been named as a G-Cloud supplier by the Crown Commercial Service (CCS). If you’re new to the concept, the G-Cloud is a framework designed to simplify the purchasing of “cloud services” for public sector buyers. We already have […]

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Fresh Yorkshire air helps Bytemark breeze through to finals of global datacentre awards

Good news, everyone! Our datacentre in York, YO26, has been selected as a finalist in the DatacenterDynamics EMEA Awards 2013, for the category: “Innovation in Medium Datacenter”. And that’s thanks in no small part to the way we’re taking advantage of Yorkshire’s climate to cool our servers. The DatacenterDynamics Awards are the global industry awards […]

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Attention hosting companies: This software builds your business

Dear colleagues and competitors in the hosting industry, Our businesses are built on an enormous foundation of free software. Web hosting remains solid, but we’ve all lost customers in the last 10 years to proprietary email platforms, and have just collectively just accepted it. Mail solutions based on exclusively free software are looking second rate compared to […]

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