Technical News


Upgrade to PHP7 on all our Joomla sites


Numerous tests show that PHP7 is 20% faster than PHP5 in real-life production environments.


On generic tests, it can in fact be up to 200% faster. PHP7 is also more secure and has new useful features.


We have now upgraded all Joomla sites residing on our servers to this version accordingly.


We now use HTTPS on all production sites


We have now rolled out encryption on all production sites hosted on our servers.


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Why do we move in this direction?


HTTPS protects the integrity of the website, and it is also envisaged that it will benefit search engine rankings.


More info on the Google article "Why HTTPS Matters":