LOGO

Category Archives: DirectAdmin Control Panel


New Feature! DirectAdmin Control Panel Integration in Client Area!

Posted on

Until now if you wanted to manage your hosting (add domains, email accounts, ftp and databases) it meant you had to login separately into your Directadmin Control Panel and that meant one more login to remember. So today we are happy to announce that we have officially integrated your Control Panel management into our Client   …Continue Reading


Let’s Encrypt is here – Open Source SSL Certificates Available at Bluebird Hosting

Posted on

Today encryption on the web has become more important than ever before, with constant threats of identity theft, spam, viruses & malaware so it is vital that encryption be more widely used for the safety of individuals and for the Internet as a whole. On December 2015 the new certificate authority Let’s Encrypt entered Public   …Continue Reading


NGINX Powered!

Posted on

We are happy to announce that all new control panels servers are now equipped with NGINX web server as reverse proxy. Our recent Frankfurt & Montreal servers will both benefit from the added speed and features. What does this mean? Using a reverse proxy server frees the application server (Apache) from having to wait for   …Continue Reading


New Datacenter Frankfurt, Germany

Posted on

We are pleased to announce our newest Datacenter located in Frankfurt Germany. Direcadmin control panel accounts are now available to better serve our European customers. Our servers are located at TelecityGroup facilities in Frankfurt home to DE-CIX the largest Internet exchange point in the world. Bluebird Hosting customers can now be compliant with Germany’s Federal   …Continue Reading


CVE-2016-5195 “Dirty COW” – We got you covered!

Posted on

As some of you may know there is a serious Linux kernel vulnerability, aka Dirty COW, (CVE-2016-5195). On October 19, 2016, a privilege escalation vulnerability in the Linux kernel was disclosed. The bug is nicknamed Dirty COW because the underlying issue was a race condition in the way kernel handles copy-on-write (COW). The exploit allows   …Continue Reading


NEW PHP Versions on Control Panels

Posted on

We are pleased to announce that PHP versions 5.6 and 7.0 are now available on all our control panel servers. Version 5.5 remains the default PHP version until January 2017 afterwards version 5.6 will be the new default. A reminder that PHP versions 4.4, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 & 5.5 are all EOL and no   …Continue Reading


Backing Up Your Site

Posted on

If your hosted with Bluebird and your not backing up your site then you should read on and take a few minutes each month or prior to updating your site to properly backup your hosting data, it will save you one day! Some customers will contact us after they have tried to update a site   …Continue Reading