New SSL certificate on Sat, 8 September 2012, 12:00 p.m. (noon)

Sept. 5, 2012, 7:58 p.m. by mati

This server will receive a new SSL certificate on Sat, 8 September 2012, 12:00 p.m. (noon). An SSL certificate is used to identify the server and establish an encrypted connection between you (the client) and us (the server). ... read more

Server upgrade

Aug. 1, 2012, 5:31 p.m. by mati

We will be upgrading the operating system (from Ubuntu 10.04 to Ubuntu 12.04) of our Server within the next few hours. There may be some momentary downtime, we apologize for any inconvenience. In the mean time, you can follow any progress on our new Twitter account. . ... read more

Find us on twitter!

July 28, 2012, 4:01 p.m. by mati

Although our server has proven to be very reliable in the past, our server does have downtimes just like any other. When our server is down, it is impossible to use to send updates to our users (like when our server will be back up again). For that purpose, we have now created twitter-account. ... read more

Force server-to-server encryption or have gmail.com connectivity?

Feb. 23, 2012, 8:26 p.m. by mati

Update. Around 60% voted for encryption of s2s connections. We have thus left encryption enabled and connection to Google Talk is no longer possible, until Google fixes their servers. We found that there are connection problems with gmail.com because we require server-to-server encryption. ... read more

New list of public Jabber/XMPP servers

Jan. 10, 2012, 3:04 p.m. by mati

We just started a new list of public Jabber servers at list.jabber.at. It also shows some information about the server as well as contact details. This list allows admins to register new servers in an almost fully automated fashion. ... read more

Short downtime: Mon, Jan 2, 2012, 9:00 am CEST

Jan. 1, 2012, 10:46 p.m. by mati

We will update ejabberd to version 2.1.10 on January 2, 2012, 9:00 am CEST. There will be a short downtime, sorry for the inconvenience. If you use our , the new package is now available. ... read more

New anti-abuse measures on our server

Dec. 2, 2011, 5:50 p.m. by mati

Thanks to recent events, we are forced to enable aggressive new anti-SPAM measures. The following measures will become active on Sunday evening:
  • In-Band registration (that is, registration via your client) already requires a CAPTCHA. If your client does not support this, you will be presented with an URL where you can view the CAPTCHA once.
... read more

Short downtime: Mon, October 10, 2011, 22:00 pm CEST

Oct. 10, 2011, 2:40 p.m. by mati

We will update ejabberd to version 2.1.9 on June 10, 2011, 10:00 pm CEST. There will be a short downtime, sorry for the inconvenience. If you use our , the new package is now available. ... read more

Short downtime: Thu, Juli 28, 2011, 4:00 pm CEST

July 26, 2011, 6:53 p.m. by astra

We will upgrade our servers with a new UPS on Juli 28, 2011, 4:00 p.m. CEST. There will be a short downtime, sorry for the inconvenience. ... read more

Short downtime: Sun, June 5, 2011, 10:00 am CEST

June 4, 2011, 2:40 p.m. by mati

We will update ejabberd to version 2.1.8 on June 5, 2011, 10:00 a.m. CEST. There will be a short downtime, sorry for the inconvenience. ... read more