Our standard top up rates are R99 per GB. While 2-for-1 topups are running clients will be able to top up at an incredible R49.50 per GB, the lowest top up rates in the market* - and without signing a long term contract or paying a large upfront lump sum.READ MORE
It’s Raining MiFis! We are slashing the price of our 3G MiFis by 50% in an unprecedented assault on internetlessness.
We stunned broadband skeptics by extending our Double Mobile data promotion earlier this week. Now we are sweetening our Mobile deal even further by offering 50% off our already subsidised Huawei E5331 3G MiFi devices (Retailing elsewhere at around R1,000). Any member of the public can get the 3G MiFi Device for an once-off price of R398 when they sign up for Contract-Free Afrihost Mobile Data before 5 February 2014.READ MORE
We defied industry speculation today and extended our ‘Double Mobile Data’ promotion to the middle of 2014. We have been running ‘Double Data’ promotions since our Mobile Data launch in September last year and initially promised to keep the specials running until end February 2014.READ MORE
We experienced an incident at our Gallo Manor Data Centre between 12 and 14 January 2014 affecting our Cloud Hosting services. Our intention is to give a detailed description of the incident in question and how it was resolved.
We experienced a reduction in storage performance on Sunday evening (12 January) during an upgrade intended to improve our Cloud Storage redundancy. This was escalated to senior Afrihost engineers and our team consulted with the storage vendor. Our team worked tirelessly through several nights to resolve the issues.READ MORE
For many South Africans, the dream of an equal and democratic society seemed very far away for many years. Madiba embodied our country’s struggle for freedom through his own imprisonment on Robben Island for 27 years. But it was his love and forgiveness out of prison which captured the imagination and respect of the entire world. Madiba not only showed that he had put the past behind him and forgiven, but proved that through hard work and unity we could make our country the great nation he envisioned.READ MORE
We experienced an incident on 6 December affecting our Web Hosting Services at our Bryanston Data Centre. A Denial of Service (DOS) attack aimed at a client hosted within our environment resulted in decreased network capacity, affecting connectivity in and out of the data centre.READ MORE
We have experienced three incidents in November 2013 affecting our Web Hosting services. These occurred at our Gallo Manor Data Centre. The incidents were as follows:
15 November - Problems related to Cloud Storage Firmware Update Resulting in Slow or Unresponsive Cloud Servers
26 November - DOS (Denial of Service) attack resulting in a loss of connectivity, and network issues preventing restoring of normal connectivity and services
27 November - Broadcast Storm within the Data Centre, resulting in slow connectivity and VM countermeasures being partially deployed