Jun 5th Server srv05.ezyreg.com has been restored (05/06/08)

The website and email services on this server were restored at 3.15pm AEST 5th June 2008.As a result of the recent disaster in the EV1 data centre that affected seven of PlanetDomains’ core email and web hosting servers, we migrated the data on these servers from full backups to a machine in our Sydney facility. This recovery process was ... Read More »

Jun 4th Emergency outage has been resolved, 04/06/08

Between 1:15pm AEST, Sunday, 1st June 2008 and 7.45pm AEST Tuesday 3rd June 2008 some Planet Domain clients were affected by an incident at the data centre resulting in an outage. In summary, the electrical gear shorted, creating an explosion and fire that knocked down three walls surrounding one of our data centers' electrical equipment room ... Read More »

Jun 3rd Server Status

All servers except SRV13 are back up either by restoration or by EV1 switching them back on.

Jun 2nd Ezyreg machines are down

Due to a fire in our US Data center ezyreg servers 2,5,6,7,9,13,14 are down. Update from our provider: "On sunday at approximately 5:45 p.m., a transformer in our H1 data center in Houston caught fire, thus requiring us to take down all generators as instructed by the fire department. All servers are down." We are currently copying the backups ... Read More »

Mar 5th Scheduled Maintenance Notific

Please be aware that due to scheduled maintenance in the .AU registry, there will be some downtime between 08:00 and 12:00 AEDT (GMT+11) which will result in non-acceptance of new registrations, renewals and domain modifications during this time. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Feb 20th .ASIA landrush applications

PDR is ready for .ASIA, and will be accepting applications for .ASIA domains from 5PM Today (17:00 GMT+11 Wed 20th February). Resellers will be able to enable .ASIA in their reseller account after 5PM.

Feb 19th Delay with .asia

We apologize for .ASIA not being live at this moment, as we are experiencing delays with the registry.

However we expect to be live with .ASIA "Accepting pre-registration applications" in the next 24 hours.

An email will be sent when resellers can activate this function in their accounts.

Sep 13th AusRegistry server upgrades

Dear Customers.Unfortunately there will be a planned outage to the .AU registry due to AusRegistry server upgrades. The upgrade will take place on Saturday, 15th September 2007, 10:00AM AEST until Saturday, 15th September 2007, 10:00PM AEST.Note that during the outage all services corresponding to only .AU domain names will be affected and ... Read More »

Sep 28th .COM & .NET transfer in now requires authcode

When transferring your .COM or .NET domain into our system, you are now asked for an authcode. So what exactly is an authcode?- The authcode is a unique password required to transfer a domain to a new domain company.Why do I need an authcode to transfer my .COM/.NET domain into your system?- The .COM/.NET registry Verisign are introducing an ... Read More »