Author Archives: Tony Baird

PHP 7.2 New Default PHP Version

At Hawk Host we always value security and compatibility and with that we typically set the default PHP version to the oldest version that is still supported. PHP 7.1 recently reached end of life status ( http://php.net/eol.php ) and with the holiday … Continue reading

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Introducing DirectAdmin Cloud Compute Licenses

In July 2019 cPanel announced that they were increasing the license costs for all customers and at that time we talked about partnering with other control panel creators and we’re happy to announce you can now purchase DirectAdmin licenses for … Continue reading

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PHP 7.4 Now Available on All Hosting Plans!

We’re happy to announce we now officially support PHP 7.4 on all our shared, reseller and semi-dedicated and cloud web hosting services.  PHP 7.4 is the fourth point release in the 7.x series and it comes with many outstanding improvements and new features.

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Closer Look at the Hawk Host Cloud

Our team has been busy deploying our cloud offering and thus far we’ve deployed them in Dallas, New York and Singapore. Each time we’ve announced the launch of a new cloud location we’ve said it’s fast, reliable but have not … Continue reading

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Introducing QUIC Support

We’re happy to announce all our shared hosting, cloud hosting, reseller hosting and semi dedicated hosting accounts now support QUIC (Quick UDP Internet Connections). We’ve supported SPDY and HTTP/2 for quite some time due to our use of Litespeed. Litespeed … Continue reading

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Announced cPanel Price Increase

We have been a long time cPanel supporter and partner and we prided ourselves on offering cPanel to our customer base. On June 27th along with all other cPanel partners we received notice by email of a drastic change on … Continue reading

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Introducing cPanel 80

cPanel 80 was pushed to the RELEASE branch on May 28th, 2019 and since then our team have been hard at work doing our own testing to confirm cPanel 80 is ready for Hawk Host customers. We’re happy to say … Continue reading

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PHP 7.1 New Default PHP Version

At Hawk Host we always value security and compatibility and with that for the past several years PHP 5.6 has been the default PHP version chosen for new accounts. PHP 5.6 recently reached end of life status ( http://php.net/eol.php ) … Continue reading

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PHP 7.3 Now Available on All Hosting Plans!

We’re happy to announce we now officially support PHP 7.3 on all our shared, reseller and semi-dedicated and cloud web hosting services.  PHP 7.3 is the third point release in the 7.x series and it comes with many outstanding improvements and new features.

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Introducing Node.js Applications

Last year we introduced the ability to quickly and easily deploy both Ruby and Python Applications. We have since seen numerous requests for the ability to deploy Node.js applications the same way. We’re happy to announce that the ability to … Continue reading

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