mysqlbinlog: support for protocol compression

We are happy to share with you that the mysqlbinlog tool has been enhanced. Starting on 8.0.17, the user can instruct the mysqlbinlog tool to negotiate, with the server that it connects to, whether to use protocol compression or not. Since MySQL 5.6, the mysqlbinlog tool can connect to a Continue Reading

ISPConfig Migration Tool 1.6.9 Released

The new ISPConfig Migration Tool 1.6.9 has just been released. This is a maintenance and bugfix release. ISPConfig Migration Tool The migration tool helps you to import data from other control panels (currently ISPConfig 2 and 3 – 3.1, Plesk 10 – 12.5 and Confixx 3) into a new ISPConfig Continue Reading

GitLab & Buffer CEOs Talk Transparency at Scale

Joel Gascoigne, CEO of Buffer, a social media management tool, recently met GitLab CEO Sytse (Sid) Sijbrandij on a call to chat about one of their favorite topics: transparency in their respective companies. “I feel like I know you already,” seemed like a sentiment shared by both men, since each Continue Reading

REMCOS: A New RAT In The Wild

Remcos is another RAT (Remote Administration Tool) that was first discovered being sold in hacking forums in the second half of 2016. Since then, it has been updated with more features, and just recently, we’ve seen its payload being distributed in the wild for the first time. This article demonstrates Continue Reading

Top Ecommerce Email Marketing Tips to Vouch For

Email is undoubtedly the most powerful tool for marketing, branding, building lasting customer relationships and getting direct response. While a good email can dramatically enhance your response rates and forge lasting subscriber relationships, a sloppy one may not only turn away your prospective customers but may also damage your brand Continue Reading

School-links Messaging Solution

Introduction School-links is New Zealand’s leading online communications tool in schools and early childhood centres, delivering hundreds of thousands of important messages every month. School-links help connect schools and their families, staff and supporters and believe in the importance of community engagement in school life and crucially in the safety Continue Reading