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750 GB exclusively for you and your friends

Thursday, March 5th, 2009 by Servage
It's always nice to welcome new customers - and nothing beats the joy when a new customer has been referred by a satisfied, existing one. That is the best possible job approval we can get - which obviously shall never become a reason to lose focus or stall development and improvement. It is simply the occasional pad on the back from you guys that continuously motivates us to work more and harder. So what is this upgrade all about? To reward you, our existing and loyal customers, our most valuable assets, we have upgraded your accounts - exclusively - to 750 GB webspace and 7500 GB monthly data transfer. And it gets even better: Your friends can benefit too! If ...

Exclusive preview on email filtering

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009 by Servage
mailfilterLast fall Servage introduced global server-side spam- and virus-filtering. The anti-spam functionality is powered by a customizable SpamAssassin system, which enables you to set an own set of rules for the handling of junk mail. The virus filter is powered by ClamAV which removes any email that includes malware. Since its introduction the system has identified hundreds of thousands of unsolicited mails being sent to email accounts hosted at Servage. In the meantime a number of customers have requested a filtering option to allow even more advanced and powerful rules for email-handling. With filters one could for example automatically collect messages from a specific sender, addressed to a specific recipient, containing certain words ...

Email in you cell phone

Wednesday, February 11th, 2009 by Servage
inboxWould you like to use your emails from multiple places, including your cell phone, and keeping the status of your messages synchronized? With IMAP you can read a message on one computer, answer it from your cell phone, and delete it from a web browser in an Internet cafe. IMAP makes it possible for you to access and synchronize all your emails across various devices. This is a little guide for you that do not know what IMAP is all about and how it can make your life a little easier. Email is a significant part of today's means of communication. Many people even rely on electronic messages as their primary way of staying in ...

GeoIP Security for your peace of mind

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009 by Servage
geoip_globeUnfortunately it is a fact that security threats are a reality on the Internet! To address these and to make your hosting package even more secure we have launched GeoIP Security. This enables you to prohibit possible intruders to gain access to your account based on their geographic location or IP address. You can enable GeoIP Security in the control panel, where you also have the ability to specify specific countries and IPs to allow access. How does this work? Whenever someone tries to login the user is verified against our database to identify if that particular user is allowed to login from that particular geographic location or IP address. We also created an email ...

Sharing knowledge with the Servage Wiki

Sunday, January 25th, 2009 by Servage
wiki_booksServage customers are often well acquainted with the latest online trends. You could call them trendsetters in the online world. As such they also have many questions. Until now only a few of those questions were answered with the available resources on our website and in the control panel. For anything else you had to submit a ticket to our support team and wait for a response. We are changing this with the introduction of the Servage Wiki. Here you can find answers to many more issues than in our old FAQ. Furthermore you have the possibility to share your knowledge with other Servage users by submitting it to the wiki. Thereby everyone ...

Introducing the Servage Blog

Friday, January 23rd, 2009 by Servage
blog_rssHi, this is Jakob from Servage Hosting. I am really happy to welcome you to our new blog. The place for interaction and true conversations! You may ask yourself "Why are you starting up a blog?" - and I agree, there are many valid points for asking that question. Some of them are that it is not exactly a new phenomenon. It is not exactly distinguishing from other online companies, since many others run a blog as well. But... Allow me to explain from the beginning: Servage has been steadily growing over the past years - and we are proud to serve One Solution for everyone in need of a hosting account. ...