Unexpected downtime

Due to a power failure in our datacenter space today, we experienced a brief downtime of about 2 hours this afternoon. The exact cause is still being looked into, and any news will be updated here as it becomes available. We thank you for your patience and understanding.

3rd Oct 2009
SMTP SSL issue on Athena

It has come to our attention that sending e-mail using SSL is not working properly on Athena since yesterday. We suspect that a software update may be the cause and are working on getting it resolved as soon as possible. In the meantime, e-mail can still be sent via the normal non-SSL option. Setting your e-mail program to send without SSL will ... Read More »

19th Sep 2009
Network card replaced on Athena

Clients that are hosted on Athena ( may have noticed some intermittent downtime today (total < 20 minutes). It was due to a faulty network card, which has been replaced as of 35 minutes ago. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

14th Jul 2009
Client Area Upgrades

Hi everyone,

Please be advised that we are doing some client area upgrades this evening (Sunday May 10th 2009). During this time, some sections will be unavailable. If you need any changes made, please contact Support by opening a ticket in the client area or e-mailing support@lcwsoft.com

Lawrence Williams

10th May 2009
Ruby on Rails available NOW!

We would like to announce that we have finally joined the select list of Canadian hosts offering Ruby on Rails as another option for development, adding to the our current list of Perl, PHP, and C. It is now available for all clients and is manageable directly from your cPanel. For any questions, please contact support@lcwsoft.com and we will be ... Read More »

28th Apr 2009
Unixhost.ca issue

UPDATE: this has now been resolved and any affected domains should begin working again shortly.

Due to a glitch at our domain registrar, some former clients of Unixhost.ca may experience a short period of downtime on their site. We were working to get the issue resolved as soon as possible and thank you for your patience.

12th Apr 2009
Transfer Issues

UPDATE: Connectivity has been restored and all sites should be up and running normally at this time. If you are experiencing difficulty downloading e-mail, please contact support@lcwsoft.com for assistance. ORIGINAL ANNOUNCEMENT Due to unforeseen issues with the migration of Asgard clients over to our new server, there may be some downtime for ... Read More »

16th Feb 2009
Welcome UnixHost.ca customers :)

We would like to announce the finalization of our acquisition of UnixHost, a leading (and fellow) Canadian hosting provider that specialized in Linux hosting like ourselves. Through the next several weeks, we will be migrating clients to high end server and bringing everyone into our recently upgraded one-stop management system, where you can pay ... Read More »

3rd Jan 2009
*.nz extensions added

We are proud to announce that we have added the following new domain extensions to our ordering process. With these additions, clients from New Zealand can get domains that are branded to their area and more specific than a .com or .net. Pricing for the below extensions is $25 per year. .co.nz.ac.nz.gen.nz.geek.nz.maori.nz.net.nz.org.nz.school.nz Read More »

19th Nov 2008
Billing Changes

From today onward, unpaid accounts will not be suspended until 10 days after the due date (unless contacted and alternate arrangements made). Previously, this occurred after 3 days. This change has been made to reflect that clients using eCheck or other options may experience delays in processing by their bank or PayPal.For any questions, please ... Read More »

19th Nov 2008