RPKI & New IP Announcements for Customers with BGP Sessions

Mean Servers is pleased to announce that our RPKI rollout has reached the final stage and is now complete. All customers announcing IP address ranges are now required to have a valid RPKI/ROA for any space announced via their ASN or from our ASN, AS32931. Those with an unknown state will no longer be announced or accepted for future announcement. ... Read More »

4th Apr 2021
Looking Glass Returns

Mean Servers is pleased to announce the return of our looking glass after much demand, maintenance and a well-needed facelift. Our new looking glass includes features such as showing route information and other BGP related functions in addition to ping and traceroute. Both IPv4 and IPv6 have been enabled. Take our new looking glass for a spin, ... Read More »

2nd Apr 2021
Erroneous Invoices 10/06/2020

At approximately 13:25PM on 10/06/2020 we experienced an error with our billing platform WHMCS. Although the error was caught quickly, a limited number of clients, including some previous clients, may have received one or multiple erroneous invoices from us. Please note that these invoices have been voided and are NOT considered late or due as ... Read More »

6th Oct 2020
Public CentOS Repo Launched

Mean Servers is proud to announce that we have launched our first public CentOS repo in our Denver facility. This repo will not only help increase the availability of CentOS on our network, improving upgrade speeds, package installation, and more but also give back to the CentOS community. CentOS is one of our top operating systems requested and ... Read More »

7th Aug 2019
cPanel Plans Being Discontinued

Due to cPanel's very large, unsustainable license price increase, Mean Servers has discontinued it's cPanel offerings with immediate affect. Clients will no longer be able to purchase cPanel web hosting or cPanel licenses for virtual private servers or dedicated servers. Clients on an existing cPanel web hosting plan will be migrated to ... Read More »

2nd Aug 2019
[Denver] CenturyLink Transit Now Online

Mean Servers is pleased to announce that our CenturyLink transit uplink in Denver has been turned up and is now added to our carrier mix. The connection consists of both IPv4 and IPv6 transit and we expect improved latency and speeds across different parts of our network. We hope that this network addition helps improve the connectivity and ... Read More »

30th Jul 2019
DirectAdmin/cPanel Micro Plan Price Increase

Effective the next billing cycle, all clients on the cPanel Micro plan and DirectAdmin Micro plan will be subject to the new yearly fee of $19.99. This pricing takes effect for all invoices generated after May 14, 2018. Clients that are still in a contract will not be subjected to this new pricing increase until their renewal period. This price ... Read More »

14th Apr 2018
[VULNERABILITY] Memcached Exploit

A vulnerability exists in memcache that allows hackers to utilize the service to create an amplified DDoS attack. As of this writing there is NO PATCH available to fix this problem. The only way to ensure your memcache service cannot be used as part of this attack is to close port 11211 to outside your environment. Clients without managed services ... Read More »

2nd Mar 2018
[VULNERABILITY/MAINTENANCE] Meltdown and Spectre

As you may have heard, multiple hardware vulnerabilities have been discovered in an array of processors made by different manufacturers called Meltdown and Spectre. These vulnerabilities affect almost every device currently utilized by both the general public, business, government, and industrial sectors. Mean Servers utilizes Intel processors ... Read More »

5th Jan 2018
Ethereum Accepted for VPS, Shared Hosting, and Dedicated Servers

Mean Servers is pleased to announce that effective immediately, we will begin accepting the crypto currency Ethereum/Ether (ETH) for our Virtual Private Servers, including Managed VPS, Enterprise SSD VPS, Windows VPS, and Enterprise VPS; Shared Web Hosting and Dedicated Server plans. With the rise of crypto currencies, Mean Servers felt ... Read More »

19th Dec 2017