ProHosterz Germany Node Aaron network issue (Packet loss)

Dear Customer,

At the moment we experience problems on our German network. We are currently investigating and taking appropriate steps.

We are doing our utmost best to resolve this issue asap and we'll keep you updated.

Updates will follow.

Kind regards,

ProHosterz Support Team

18th Aug 2012
Increase in CPU load of some Nodes

Dear ProHosterz Users, During the night of 30.06.2012 to 01.07.2012 our internal monitoring systems registered an increase in the level of IT power usage by approximately one megawatt. The reason for this huge surge is the additional switched leap second which can lead to permanent CPU load on Linux servers. According to, various Linux ... Read More »

3rd Jul 2012
ProHosterz Germany network issue

Location: Frankfurt - GermanyReason: Router issueDear Customer,At the moment we experience an outage in (part of) our network. We are currently investigating and taking appropriate steps. We will update here as soon as there is more information.Regards, ProHosterz Web Solutions     Update: The issue has been resolved now. Read More »

19th Jun 2012
Web Services Scheduled Downtime

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14th Apr 2012
Security Risk in Windows Remote Desktop Protocol

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16th Mar 2012
IMPORTANT: Windows Updates / SolusVM Services

Dear Valued ProHosterz Customer, In the past 12 hours, multiple Windows updates have been pushed.  These updates are currently causing heavy system load, slowness or (at times) complete loss in connectivity to Windows VMs. Our technicians are attempting to kill any processes that appear to be "stuck" and are detrimentally affecting ... Read More »

13th Oct 2011
VPS Node Issue

A drive dieed in this server during a RAID verify which caused sever IO wait and the server to lock up. We have rebooted the server are bringing the VPSs back online now. We have a tech on the way out to replace the failed drive. No data loss is expected. We have lost connectivity to it, and are currently investigating.  An update will be ... Read More »

14th Aug 2011
ProHosterz: Upcoming Maintenance - Important - 07-06-2011

There is a scheduled for a software upgrade starting at 9AM (Eastern Daylight Time) on July 6th, 2011.  This will affect all VPS in our Data Center. Although downtime is expected to be minimal (30 minutes), we cannot give an exact time as to when each node will come down for the upgrade. If after 45 minutes of downtime,  you do not have the ... Read More »

4th Jul 2011
PROHOSTERZ.COM: Scheduled Maintenance

Dear ProHosterz user, As part of our ongoing efforts to improve our services, to upkeep our network and for the general maintenance of our systems, we have scheduled downtime Oct 9, 2010 beginning midnight, 12:00 a.m. Indian Standard Time. Total downtime, barring unforeseen complications, is estimated to be at  4 hrs. We appreciate your ... Read More »

8th Oct 2010