By now you may have heard about the Meltdown and Spectre exploits that people in the media have been talking about at length. This post is to help keep you informed about these exploits and how they might affect your hosting services here at Vivio. The Meltdown Exploit The Meltdown exploit is probably the one […]

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In the many years that Vivio has been providing web hosting services we’ve enjoyed a predominantly supportive client base. Even when we’re forced to deal with critical, far-reaching problems we do our best to attend to them quickly and keep our clients informed on our progress. When these frustrating events occur, for the most part, […]

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While it may seem a little early yet, 2017 is fast-approaching and there are some important changes coming to how software is licensed on your Vivio hosting account. The Good – MS SQL Server Licensing Changes Microsoft is changing the way that MS SQL Server is licensed from a per-processor model to a per-core model. […]

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Update: Issue has been resolved and we’ll continue to monitor the situation. 1:00 PST Beginning at approximately 8:30 PM PST tonight Vivio’s network began experiencing what is known as a reflection attack. While neither Vivio nor any of our clients were the target of the reflection attack (just unwilling pawns), portions of our network are […]

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This morning at approximately 8:00 AM PST, Vivio experienced an interruption to our domain name (all viviotech.net domains could not resolve, including domains such as ns1.viviotech.net and ns2.viviotech.net) that lasted for roughly 20 minutes. The interruption was immediately spotted by our in-house monitoring systems and our fast-acting technical support team. I am very proud of […]

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